In a historic moment for the Wesleyan North American General Conference, Distrito Hispano Suroeste de La Iglesia Wesleyana (Southwest Hispanic District of The Wesleyan Church) was formally launched as the denomination’s thirty-fourth district organization. It is also the first Spanish-language Wesleyan district in the United States and Canada. Distrito Hispano Suroeste includes thirty-five congregations located in California, Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico, with a total average attendance of 3,381 persons in Sunday morning worship services and 2,522 covenant members. (Wesleyan Information Network)