New Alaska Conference Superintendent Announced

Bishop Grant Hagiya intends to appoint the Rev. Carlo Rapanut as superintendent of the Alaska United Methodist Conference effective July 1, 2014.  Rev. Rapanut served three appointments in the Philippines including assistant to the bishop from 1998 – 2008.  Since 2008 he has served as senior pastor of the United Methodist Church of Chugiak.  Carlo and Radie have two boys, Caleb and Titus.  Notes of welcome can be emailed to