Category Archive: Connectional Ministries

Stewardship Summit teaches how to turn ‘tippers into tithers’

Churches today find themselves in a challenging competition for the charitable dollar – especially among their younger members – and must change their approach to stewardship. More than 120 pastors and other local church leaders gathered April 21 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville for the 2018 Stewardship Summit of the South Carolina Conference …

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S.C. Disaster Recovery Ministries receives efficiency grant from National VOAD

Disaster Recovery Ministries of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church has been awarded a grant from National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster. The $1,000 paid for office equipment to help Disaster Recovery administrative staff directly working with South Carolina families and volunteers better organize files. That allows them to more effectively assist those families, many …

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Golf tournament to benefit Killingsworth Home

The 26th Annual Killingsworth Golf Tournament is set for May 14, 2018 at Oak Hills Golf Club in Columbia. The captain’s choice event will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. All proceeds will benefit Killingsworth Inc., the non-profit Columbia home for women from crisis situations. Contributions are tax-deductible. Golfers will play on perfectly maintained Tifway …

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Carolinas Black Clergy Retreat set for Myrtle Beach

The Carolinas Black Clergy Leadership Retreat – scheduled for May 21-25, 2018, in Myrtle Beach – is designed as both a chance to renew, reconnect and refocus, and an opportunity for worship, fellowship and learning. “In Mission From Anywhere to Everywhere – Strengthening the Beloved Community” is hosted by the South Carolina, North Carolina and Western North Carolina conferences …

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DEADLINE ALERT: Nominees sought for 2018 Annual Conference awards

The deadline is rapidly approaching to nominate outstanding clergy and laity in the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church for awards to be presented at the 2018 Annual Conference Meeting. Five awards will be presented during the June 3-6 event at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. New for 2018: All nomination forms must …

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“Come, Follow Me” discipleship sermon series, discussion guide now available

“Come, Follow Me” – a seven-part sermon series with an accompanying adult discussion guide – offers an opportunity to delve into Christian discipleship by looking at stages of growth in Simon Peter. The sermon series and discussion guide – written by clergy from the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church – both begin with Jesus’ …

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More volunteers needed for S.C. disaster recovery

Whether you can help for a couple of days or a week. Whether you have an experienced team or you want to come alone and work alongside new friends. Whether you are young or old, experienced or not, local or out-of-state. Your time and talents are needed to help the hundreds of South Carolina families …

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United Methodist Men’s youth movement not about just numbers

MYRTLE BEACH – The goal of getting a new generation of men involved in ministry in South Carolina is not simply to grow the ranks of the United Methodist Men – it’s about making more disciples of Jesus Christ. That message was shared across the generations as about 1,000 men, and a few women, gathered …

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SCMYP Leadership Labs seek to equip youth workers

South Carolina Ministries With Young People has developed a program to train, equip and empower volunteers who work with youth at local United Methodist churches. SCMYP Leadership Labs is a monthly video resource that leverages the experience of ministry professionals to address a specific area of youth ministry. The goal of the videos is to offer a …

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