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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.

World Communion Sunday is Oct. 4

Safe Communion Guidance Often, United Methodist pastors are burdened with debt resulting from loans to complete seminary. Or worse, they are prevented from answering their call to ministry because they aren’t equipped to face what may seem an overwhelming financial...

Virtual Summit on the Black Church set for Oct. 3

The 2020 Summit on the Black Church of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church will take place Oct. 3 as a virtual session. The virtual gathering will open at 8:45 a.m. and close after worship that starts at 5 p.m. Registration is...

Tips for local churches applying for PPP loan forgiveness

Latest guidance for local churches on COVID-19 loan program Many local churches in the South Carolina Conference and church-related not-for-profit organizations received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. These loans are...

Register by Friday, Sept. 25, for Virtual AC2020

The 2020 South Carolina Annual Conference will convene October 17 as an all-virtual session to ensure the health and safety of lay and clergy delegates amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Bishop Holston: Please pray for New Hope UMC after fire

Friends, an overnight fire destroyed New Hope United Methodist Church in Huger, one of the churches that comprise the St. Thomas Charge in the Charleston District of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church.The cause of the blaze is under...

SCMYP’s Revolution is going regional in 2021

For United Methodist youth in South Carolina, January means one thing: Revolution! For 2021, to accommodate the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, South Carolina Ministries With Young People is planning three regional Revolution sessions the weekend of January 29-31 – in...

AC2020 will convene October 17 in first-ever virtual session

The 2020 South Carolina Annual Conference will convene October 17 as an all-virtual session to ensure the health and safety of lay and clergy delegates amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Bishop Holston: Bishop Yambasu was “calm, consistent voice of hope”

Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church, released this statement regarding the death of Bishop John K. Yambasu: Friends, I am saddened by news of the death of Bishop John Yambasu, resident bishop of...

2020 Africa University Golf Tournament set for Sept. 28

The 2020 Bishop Jonathan Holston Golf Invitational to benefit Africa University will take place Sept. 28 at the Orangeburg Country Club.

2020 Ordination Service: “Filled anew with what God can do”

The South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church ordained 10 new elders and commissioned eight provisional elders and two provisional deacons August 8 at St. John’s UMC in Aiken. Attendance at the 2020 Service...

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World Communion Sunday is Oct. 4

Safe Communion Guidance Often, United Methodist pastors are burdened with debt resulting from loans to complete seminary. Or worse, they are prevented from answering their call to ministry because they aren’t equipped to face what may seem an overwhelming financial...

Virtual Summit on the Black Church set for Oct. 3

The 2020 Summit on the Black Church of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church will take place Oct. 3 as a virtual session. The virtual gathering will open at 8:45 a.m. and close after worship that starts at 5 p.m. Registration is...

Tips for local churches applying for PPP loan forgiveness

Latest guidance for local churches on COVID-19 loan program Many local churches in the South Carolina Conference and church-related not-for-profit organizations received Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. These loans are...

Bishop Holston: Please pray for New Hope UMC after fire

Friends, an overnight fire destroyed New Hope United Methodist Church in Huger, one of the churches that comprise the St. Thomas Charge in the Charleston District of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church.The cause of the blaze is under...

SCMYP’s Revolution is going regional in 2021

For United Methodist youth in South Carolina, January means one thing: Revolution! For 2021, to accommodate the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, South Carolina Ministries With Young People is planning three regional Revolution sessions the weekend of January 29-31 – in...

DISTRICT STAFF

Rev. Cathy Mitchell

Rev. Cathy Mitchell

Superintendent

Gail Varner

Gail Varner

Administrative Assistant

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Congregational Specialist

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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