January 2018 Issue of the Greenwood District Newsletter Is Now Available

Click on the image to the left to download a copy of the newsletter or to read it online.

Items of interest include:

  • Upcoming Important Dates, including January District Clergy Meeting on January 9
  • Granville Hicks Leadership Academy
  • 2017 Apportionment Payments
  • Longevity Revolution Seminar
  • Greenwood District Leadership Training Event
  • Men’s Ministry Weekend

Greenwood District United Methodist Men Teaching Event

 

St Mark Teaching EventSt. Mark UMC, 550 Hwy. 72 Bypass NW, is the site of the next UMM Teaching Event, Equipping Men for Action in the Local Church. 

August 27, 2016
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $15 per person

Registration: Contact St. Mark United Methodist Church
Telephone: 864-229-5416
Email: office@stmarkgreenwood.com
U.S. Mail: 550 Hwy. 72 Bypass NW, Greenwood SC 29646. Make your check payable to St. Mark and indicate in the item line: UMM Teaching Event

Click here to download the informational flyer.  Please share with your friends and colleagues.

November Newsletter

Click here to read the November issue of the Greenwood District Newsletter.

Items of Interest include:

  • Important Dates
  • Copyright Question of the Month
  • Hunger Awareness Reporting
  • Campus Ministries
  • Clergy Orders
  • Men n Ministry Retreat

Churches can have gay Boy Scout leaders

The folloBSAwing link is to an article published by the United Methodist Church news organization.

http://www.umc.org/news-and-media/churches-can-have-openly-gay-boy-scout-leaders

The executive board of Boy Scouts of America has ended its ban on gay leaders. But religiously affiliated units still can maintain their own prohibitions. Only time will tell how this policy change will affect local troop membership as well as church-sponsored troops.

United Methodist Men Teaching Church Event for Greenwood District

UMM logoGrace United Methodist Church
639 Georgia Ave.
North Augusta, SC 29841

Saturday, August 29, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Wesley Center Auditorium of Grace UMC

Theme: Awaken the Warrior

Scripture: Romans 13:11-14

All men of the Greenwood District will be invited to take part in this Teaching Church Event. More information, including registration info, will be shared in early July. Mark your calendars now and plan to attend.