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We are 74 congregations throughout Spartanburg, Union and Cherokee counties in the Upstate of South Carolina with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

“Confronting Hate,” 2019 Fellowship of S.C. Bishops’ Dialogue, set for Nov. 21

Recognizing the church’s role in confronting hate and working toward healing, the Fellowship of South Carolina Bishops is hosting an interactive dialogue – “Confronting Hate” – on Nov. 21 at the South Carolina State Museum

New “Pathways” now available in print, online

The 2019-2020 edition of “Pathways to Mission” – the guide to mission, ministry and giving in the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church – is now available in print and online.

Bishop’s tournament raises $22K to benefit Africa University

The Bishop L. Jonathan Holston Golf Tournament raised more than $22,000 to benefit Africa University, the first United Methodist university on the continent.

Junius Dotson to speak on “Resetting Our Souls” at fall clergy orders

The Rev. Junius B. Dotson will be the presenter at the Fall 2019 Clergy Orders Gathering on Nov. 7 at Union UMC in Irmo.

Rev. Jack: “If he was in a room, you knew it”

The Rev. Jack Christopher Washington – who helped lead the South Carolina Conference Council on Ministries for 15 years and served local churches here for twice as long – died Sept. 28 after suffering a stroke four days earlier. He was 73.

Rural Mission: “Remember what God has done through them”

More than 100 people gathered Sept. 28 to commemorate what God has done through Rural Mission Inc. for nearly five decades.

Hurricane Florence Recovery Day of Service: “Making your faith real”

On Sept. 21, 140 volunteers from across South Carolina gathered in Chesterfield and Marion counties to work on 11 homes damaged a year ago by Hurricane Florence.

South Carolina delegates nominate Rev. Nelson for election as bishop

The Rev. Ken Nelson has been nominated for election as a bishop of The United Methodist Church. Delegates who will represent the South Carolina Annual Conference at the 2020 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference voted Sept. 22 to nominate the Rev. Kenneth L. Nelson...

New online UMCSC planning calendar: Lectionary, colors and more

The South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church has created a free online resource to help local churches and ministries plan their upcoming year in worship and ministry. The UMCSC Planning Calendar – umcsc.org/plan – features links to: The 2020 Revised...
Jan 10

SCMYP Youth Basketball Tournament

January 10, 2020 - January 12, 2020
Jan 24

SCMYP Revolution

January 24, 2020 - January 26, 2020
May 05

2020 General Conference

May 5, 2020 - May 15, 2020

New “Pathways” now available in print, online

The 2019-2020 edition of “Pathways to Mission” – the guide to mission, ministry and giving in the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church – is now available in print and online.

Rev. Jack: “If he was in a room, you knew it”

The Rev. Jack Christopher Washington – who helped lead the South Carolina Conference Council on Ministries for 15 years and served local churches here for twice as long – died Sept. 28 after suffering a stroke four days earlier. He was 73.

DISTRICT STAFF

Rev. Cathy Mitchell

Rev. Cathy Mitchell

Superintendent

Gail Varner

Gail Varner

Administrative Assistant

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Congregational Specialist

864-590-4628

Phone

864-583-5109 (office)
864-583-1134 (fax)

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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