Category Archive: Youth

Deadline nears to register for 2018 Summit on the Black Church

July 25, 2018 Registration ends Tuesday, Sept. 25, for the 2018 Summit on the Black Church, an annual gathering sponsored by Connectional Ministries of the South Carolina Annual Conference. This year’s summit – “The Missing Links: Real Talk for the Black Church” – is scheduled for Oct. 25-27 at the Doubletree by Hilton-Charleston Airport in North …

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4 South Carolinians part of UMC’s Global Young People’s Convocation in Africa

July 18, 2018 Four South Carolina United Methodists are among the youth, young adults and adult workers from all over the world gathered this week in Johannesburg, South Africa, for worship, fellowship, leadership development and conversations about young people’s hopes and dreams for the church. The Global Young People’s Convocation, a collaborative effort among the church’s …

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AC2018 hula hoop world record: We (unofficially) did it!

June 5, 2018 It took 584 South Carolina United Methodists, about 90 minutes – and one hula hoop. Delegates to the 2018 Annual Conference joined youth volunteers from around the state in a line that snaked back and forth nine times across a huge exhibit hall at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. Their objective: To …

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Donations needed to help pay for 10,000-plus UMCOR Health Kits

In support of the United Methodist Church’s Abundant Health Initiative, volunteers at the 2018 South Carolina Annual Conference will package more than 10,000 UMCOR Health Kits to be shared with those in need around the world. But before they can make that happen on June 5, the conference needs to pay for the supplies that go into …

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SCMYP to host ‘Not My Kingdom’ training

South Carolina Ministries With Young People will host the Not My Kingdom Conference on April 14, 2018, at Mt. Horeb United Methodist Church in Lexington. Not My Kingdom is a one-day training event for youth workers founded on the principle that youth workers are working toward a common goal: to see the Kingdom of Heaven advanced. And …

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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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Apply now for 2018 Racial Reconciliation Youth Pilgrimage Cohort

The Advocacy Area of Connectional Ministries and South Carolina Ministries with Young People are excited to announce the 2018 Racial Reconciliation Youth Pilgrimage Cohort. This program of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church follows up on the success of the Racial Reconciliation Pilgrimage events for adults and offers youth from around the …

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