Million Hours of Service

  To log your hours, go to http://millionhours.umcsc.org By Jessica Brodie How much do South Carolina United Methodists care about children? If organizers have their way, the new 1 Million Hours of Service initiative will show they care a million times over. United Methodists in ministry with or for children—whether tutoring, on a school board, …

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United Methodists Respond to Nepal Quake

United Methodists Respond to Nepal Quake April 27, 2015—The General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church, through its disaster-relief arm and in conjunction with longtime local and international partners and Nepal-based Global Ministries missionaries, is responding to the devastating earthquake that rocked Nepal April 25.  Today, the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), Global Ministries’ relief …

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Pre-conference Trainings for AC2015

Pre-Conference trainings are a chance for members of the Annual Conference to get a better understanding of what to expect at Annual Conference. Below are this years training dates and locations. May 3: • Anderson District, 3 p.m. at Trinity UMC • Charleston District, 4 p.m. at Charleston Korean UMC, North Charleston) • Columbia District, …

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Local Church Mission Fair accepting applications

Download the Flyer here! Register online or copy and paste this link into your URL https://docs.google.com/a/umcsc.org/forms/d/1y-VNdXLb4gk5XtpgamCqXgUmiG9IoxH2FtDTfxZfuT4/viewform United Methodist Churches from across the South Carolina Conference are invited to submit a successful mission that engages their head, heart and hands in reaching out to help others. At this year’s Annual Conference in June, a Local Church Mission …

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Bishop announces new Marion District Superintendent

Bishop Holston has announced that Rev. Tim Rogers, of Mt. Hebron UMC in Columbia will replace Rev. Dickie Knight as the Marion District Superintendent. Rev. Knight, who has served the Marion District Superintendent since 2010 will be retiring at the 2015 Annual Conference. Rogers was born in Manning, South Carolina, the son of Joseph and …

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Education for children

This month, children’s advocates are calling on United Methodists to step up and be a voice for quality education in South Carolina via their legislators. The S.C. Conference’s Children in Poverty Task Force has released “A Voice for All our Children: How to Advocate for Quality Education,” an eight-page packet that details exactly how to …

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Easy2Give – a giving app for The United Methodist Church

GCFA and Vanco Develop Easy2Give – a giving app for The United Methodist Church Nashville, TN – The General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA), working in partnership with Vanco Services, LLC, has developed a convenient mobile-device app that will allow members and visitors to make donations to the church while they are at church …

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