Category Archive: Advocate

February Advocate is now online

The February Advocate is online now at advocatesc.org. This month’s edition features articles on the Sellers hurricane work blitz, the conference’s 92 percent apportionments achievement, as well as features on a UMCSC-funded spiritual support team during the Emanuel 9 trial, space-sharing at Cherokee Place in Charleston, a three-pronged expansion at Shiloh UMC, Gilbert, plus much more …

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January Advocate now available

Just in time for the new year, the January Advocate is hot off the presses (and online now at advocatesc.org). This month’s edition features news about the next hurricane work blitz this month, photos and stories about last month’s Nichols blitz, a Leesville outreach ministry to help people find and keep jobs, the upcoming men’s …

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December Advocate now online

The December edition of The Advocate is now online. The print edition is scheduled to arrive in mailboxes across the state on or about Nov. 25. This edition covers: The continued United Methodist relief after Hurricane Matthew A call for volunteers to help with flood recovery A feature on how churches are standing with Wesley UMC after …

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UMCSC issues call for help after Hurricane Matthew

Photo by Dave Rice.   Disaster Response Hotline: 1-800-390-4911 or email screcovery@umcsc.org By Jessica Brodie As Hurricane Matthew continues its trek up the South Carolina coast today, Oct. 8, United Methodist disaster response leaders are calling upon people to step up and help as the church prepares for major aid. The hurricane’s northern eyewall struck Hilton …

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Walking by faith: two new UMCSC mission initiatives

  Give to the Homeless Initiative online here This year, United Methodists across South Carolina are gearing up to tackle two major conference-wide mission projects, and leaders are hoping everyone will get involved. The South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church is committing to what they call the “Homeless Initiative,” partnering with Upstate-based organization …

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Lay Servant Academy: Making disciples

By Jackie G. Jenkins In II Timothy 2:15, it says study to show thyself approved, a worker that need not be ashamed but one who correctly spreads the word of truth. On Aug. 6, South Carolina United Methodist lay servants continued an annual tradition of refining, reinforcing, refreshing and sharpening their skills that they may …

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August Advocate now online

The August edition of the South Carolina United Methodist Advocate newspaper is online now at www.advocatesc.org.  This month’s free stories include full coverage of the just-finished UMC Jurisdictional Conference in Lake Junaluska, NC; how South Carolina United Methodists have been responding to shootings and violence across the nation; and inspiring articles about a fitness ministry, Limitless (young United …

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July/Annual Conference Wrap-Up Advocate Now Online

The latest edition of the Advocate is now online and will soon be arriving in mailboxes across the state, featuring comprehensive coverage of everything that happened at Annual Conference, as well as news from churches and ministries all over South Carolina. Check it many of the articles now at www.advocatesc.org. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe …

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Annual Conference Updates: Day 2

The Daily Advocate is a joint publication of the Advocate and the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church, bringing readers a day-by-day overview of what happens each day at Annual Conference 2016, from worship highlights to legislation. Read the Daily Advocate online here: http://www.advocatesc.org/daily-advocate-2016/ The messenger Email wrap up Read the official Day …

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June Advocate now online

The June edition of the South Carolina United Methodist Advocate newspaper is online now at www.advocatesc.org.  This month’s free stories include full coverage of the just-finished UMC General Conference in Portland, Oregon; a preview of what’s in store for Annual Conference June 5-8; the Imagine No Malaria celebration June 7; an inspiring story about the third …

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