Bishop’s BBQ Bash

Bishop HolstonREMINDER: Bishop’s BBQ Bash is set for January 9
St. Paul UMC, Saluda SC

Reservations are due in the District Office by January 4, 2016.  Cost is $10 per person. We are taking reservations by church. Please send your checks made payable to the Greenwood District for the number of people who will be attending from your church. (Ex: 6 people attending would mean a check for $60.)

Click here to read the informational flyer that was sent to all pastors earlier announcing this Conference/District Event.

Clergy Profiles Due by January 8, 2016

The deadline for updating Clergy Profiles has been extended to January 8, 2016.

Detailed directions for accessing the online profile are available in the 2015-2016 Greenwood District Directory on pages 36-37. The Directory is available online. Here are brief directions to get you started:

  1. Point your browser to the Conference web page: http://www.umcsc.org/home/
  2. Click on Email/Church Login
  3. Click on Church/Pastor Login
  4. Enter your User ID (personal user ID; not the user ID for the church) and password (If you don’t remember your user ID and/or password, contact the Greenwood District Office for assistance.)
  5. Click on Pastor Profile
  6. Update all pertinent information. Pay particular attention to all questions since new questions have been added to the profile.
  7. When you have answered all questions, close your browser. You will be automatically logged out.

For assistance with completing your profile, contact the Greenwood District Office.

Advisory Response Forms Are Due

Reminder:

The Pastor and the PPRC Advisory Response Forms are due in the district office no later than December 15.

Letters with the Advisory Response Forms were mailed to all appointed pastors and to all PPRC chairs in November.

Completed forms may be mailed to the Greenwood District Office; faxed (864-223-4099); or emailed (gwdist@umcsc.org). If the form is faxed or sent via email, it is not necessary to send a hard copy via the USPS.

Church and Pastor Profiles Due

Reminder:

Updated pastor and church profiles should be completed no later than December 15.

Directions as accessing pastor and church profiles are included in the 2015-2016 Greenwood District Directory of pages 36-37. If anyone needs assistance after reviewing the directions, please contact the Greenwood District Office (864-223-2650 or gwdist@umcsc.org).

As part of updating the profiles, pastors and church leaders are asked to include all previous appointments with appointment dates. This information is vital to the Bishop and Cabinet as part of the appointment-making process.

Greenwood District Newsletter December Issue

Dec newsletter cover

The December issue of the District newsletter is now available. Click on the image at the left to download your copy.

 

Topics of Interest include:

  • Campus Ministries
  • Bishop’s BBQ Bash
  • District Youth Christmas Party
  • Church and Pastor Profiles
  • Pastor and PPRC Advisory Response Forms
  • Advent Devotional Booklet
  • Johnston UMC’s Drive-by Nativity