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We are 78 congregations throughout Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda counties – ranging from the foothills of the Upstate, along the Savannah River and into the western Midlands of South Carolina – with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

We are 78 congregations throughout Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda counties – ranging from the foothills of the Upstate, along the Savannah River and into the western Midlands of South Carolina – with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Bishop Holston: “Be patient; remain focused on mission and ministry”

Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church, released this statement regarding the decision handed down today by The UMC Judicial Council:My friends, there have been conversations in many spaces and...

Easter Worship With Bishop Holston 2022 (videos)

"While it is still dark..."Bishop Holston and The Cabinet offer this Easter worship service for use by local churches. The videos can be included as part of your church’s virtual worship, or they can be used on their own for your congregation on Easter morning. We...

Bishop Holston’s statement on further postponement of General Conference

Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church, released this statement regarding the further postponement of the General Conference:Friends, the Commission on the General Conference announced this week that...

Spring 2022 Greenwood District Lay Servant Ministry School

Register now for the 2022 Spring Lay Servant Ministry School in the Greenwood District, meeting on April 24 and May 1, 2:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. This is planned as an in-person school at St. Mark UMC, 550 Hwy. 72 Bypass NW, Greenwood SC 29649.

Statement from GBGM on the Russia and Ukraine conflict

February 24, 2022 | ATLANTA The General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church is deeply troubled by the conflict between Russia and Ukraine and the ominous implications it has for escalating tensions between Russia and Western nations. We join many...
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Greenwood Lay Servant Ministry Committee

May 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Aug 09

Greenwood District Clergy Set-Up Meeting

August 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Aug 17

Greenwood – DCOM Training

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Aug 17

Greenwood DCOM

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Greenwood District Connectional Ministries

Churches may apply for funding assistance from the District Connectional Ministries. These funds are for empowering local churches for making disciples, for connecting local church to other local churches, and/or for helping the district in equipping local churches to accomplish one or more of the 4 Priorities of the SC Annual Conference which lead to healthy and vital churches. The grant application form has been updated and revised and is now available as a fillable form. Click here to access the grant application. Please read all instructions on the application and submit applications by the published due dates.

Greenwood District Monthly Newsletters

Follow news and announcements from the Greenwood District by reading and sharing the monthly newsletter. Regular articles include “Love Notes,” a message from our District Superintendent; birthdays and anniversaries; apportionment updates. If you would like to subscribe to receive this monthly newsletter sent directly to your email inbox, please send an email to gwdist@umcsc.org and include SUBSCRIBE in the subject line. Read the current issue: May 2022

Previous issues:
April 2022

DISTRICT STAFF

Rev. Dr. Stephen Love

Rev. Dr. Stephen Love

Superintendent

Martha Alewine

Martha Alewine

Administrative Assistant

Phone

Office: 864-223-2650
Fax: 864-223-4099

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

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