We are 73 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.
We are 73 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.
Both/And: Learn how to build thriving hybrid worship
While the pandemic may be winding down, the need for hybrid ministry will remain with us into the future. Many churches began streaming worship in 2020, living into a “Great Commission” opportunity. But we were meant to thrive, not just survive. Churches must embrace...
Skylyn UMC Hosts Community Family Night
Skylyn United Methodist Church invites you to their Community Family Night! On Wednesday, May 17 from 6-8pm they are opening up their parking lot and the church to YOU! Come and learn more about Skylyn UMC and have a free meal of hot dogs, chips, and drinks. The...
Safe Sanctuaries Best Practices training opportunities
In an effort to enable local churches to better understand and live out their Safe Sanctuaries policies, a series of training sessions is planned across the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church in coming weeks. Each district will host “Safe...
UMCSC leaders preparing for lower apportionment giving
South Carolina Conference finance leaders are engaged in the annual process of assessing the budget needs of the Annual Conference for 2024 and beyond. In recent years, members of the Conference Council on Finance and Administration have committed to reducing the...
AC2023 set to return in person after three years apart
The 2023 South Carolina Annual Conference will meet in person for the first time since 2019, after which the COVID-19 pandemic made such large gatherings unsafe. All lay and clergy members must register online by May 21. Some 2,000 lay and clergy members from across...
Forward Focus Training Opportunities
Opportunity to Serve: The District Connectional Ministries is seeking leaders who are interested in learning how to lead the Forward Focus Process for local churches. This is a great way to help churches learn about and understand their present reality. The Forward...
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.