Music Director Position Available – Edgefield UMC

Edgefield United Methodist Church is seeking a talented and creative musician for part time music director. We are looking for someone who has a deep faith and passion as they lead our children and adult music ministries. Edgefield United Methodist Church is a loving congregation in the heart of downtown Edgefield. Interested applicants can email their resumes to or mail to P.O. Box 25 Edgefield, SC 29824. For more information please call (803)637-6163 Monday –Thursday from 8am-1pm.

Sending Forth Celebration Set for May 20

farewell1Make plans now to join us for this annual district event as we bid Godspeed to our friends and colleagues who are moving to new appointments in other districts or who are entering a new phase of ministry in retirement.

We will gather in Asbury Hall, Wesley Commons, 1110 Marshall Rd., Greenwood, at 6:30 p.m. for dinner and a time of fellowship, recognitions, celebration, and farewells.This is a special time in our district, since our District Superintendent and his wife, Rev. and Mrs. James Friday (Debra), will be moving to a new appointment next month.

Invitations have been mailed to all pastors in the district. Meal reservations are due no later than May 15. Click here to download a copy of the meal reservation form. Cost of the meal is $12 per person. Please make checks payable to the Greenwood District and mail to PO Box 49968, Greenwood SC 29649 ATTN: Martha.

Guests of the district are those pastors and their spouses who will be moving to new appointments in other districts or extension ministries and those pastors and their spouses who will be retiring at this year’s Annual Conference. Guests may use the meal reservation form and simply indicate the number attending.



May Issue of the Greenwood District Newsletter Is Now Available

May newsletter coverItems of Interest include:

  • Sending Forth Celebration, May 20, Wesley Commons
    (Meal Reservation Card included in the newsletter)
  • Pre-Conference Training, May 22, St. Paul UMC, Saluda
  • Registration now open for IMMERSE 2016
  • Strength for Service Devotional Books and Order Form

Click on the picture at the left to read online or download a copy of the newsletter.

Position Announcement – Children & Youth Disciple Leader

Main Street United Methodist Church, a 1000 member church, in downtown Greenwood, SC, is seeking a proven, self-motivated, energetic and faith-driven individual with the skills to restructure and advance the children and youth programs. The successful individual will primarily lead the youth in stimulating weekly programs as well as oversee the children’s ministry. This individual will engage in young family recruitment, volunteer mission outreach, solicit volunteers, and in the development of community-based networks. The position will require the creation and successful execution of a three-year plan designed to establish a well-recognized children and youth ministry.

Job Requirements

  • Three years experience in church ministry
  • A working knowledge of the Methodist faith
  • Four- year college degree (masters a plus)
  • Provide a minimum of three references (at least two professional)

To Apply: Please send email to

  • Resume and cover letter/email
  • References
  • Salary requirements