Tag Archive: Florence

Pisgah UMC looking to “fill gaps” after shooting of Florence officers

“Heal the surrounding land where we now gather – Hoffmeyer Road, Vintage Place, the street and the home of the Hopkins family. Cleanse it from the spirit of violence, Lord, and account it as washed by your blood.” Oct. 8, 2018 Pisgah United Methodist Church has been tucked just inside northwestern Florence County for more than 100 years. …

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Bishop Holston’s statement on shooting of Florence law enforcement officers

Oct. 6, 2018 Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church, issued this statement on the Oct. 3 shootings of seven law enforcement officers in Florence County: Again this week, gun violence erupted in South Carolina – this time taking the life of one law enforcement officer …

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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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“Sunday’s Coming” 2018 Summer Symposium set for July 20-21

“Sunday’s Coming” – the 2018 Summer Symposium presented by the Hartsville and Florence districts of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church – is scheduled for July 20-21 at Cumberland UMC in Florence. The symposium is designed to reflect the kind of vibrant, creative energy and patient reflection that will promote worship that is both relevant …

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Bishop Holston appoints 3 new district superintendents

Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, has appointed three new district superintendents – Rev. Terry Fleming, Rev. Cathy Mitchell and Rev. Steve Patterson. Florence District The Rev. Terry Fleming, pastor of New Beginnings United Methodist Church in Boiling Springs, will succeed the Rev. John Hipp as …

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Photos: Bishop’s Road Show – Florence

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