December 2020 Greenwood District Newsletter Is Now Available

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Items of interest include:

  • District Christmas Gathering, December 19
  • Apportionments Update
  • Pastor & PPRC Advisory Response Forms
  • Advocate Competition
  • Copyright Compliance & Church Movie Nights
  • Men’s Ministry Retreat 2021
  • Supporting Epworth’s Children
  • Supporting Greenwood Wesley Fellowship

 

Support the Greenwood Wesley Fellowship

The Greenwood Wesley Fellowship is for students at Lander University and Piedmont Technical College in Greenwood, South Carolina. The group meets each Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. in the Susanna Wesley Building located at Main St. United Methodist Church, 211 North Main St., Greenwood.

Click here to see the informational brochure about the Greenwood Wesley Fellowship.

You can help support this group of students in their weekly gatherings by volunteering to provide a meal for them. Here are the dates of their meetings for this semester: February 25; March 10, 17, 31; April 7, 14, 21 (Pre-Exam Party). Contact Sharon Britz, Campus Minister with questions about Campus Ministry and/or to volunteer to provide a meal: sbritz@umcsc.org or 904-868-8330.

 

October Issue of The Greenwood District Newsletter Is Now Available

Items of Interest in this month’s issue include:

  • October Clergy Meeting (note date change)
  • Greenwood Wesley Fellowship
  • Pastor Annual Evaluation
  • October Consultation and Charge Conference Schedules
  • 2019 Fall Lay Servant School
  • Connectional Ministries
  • Congregational Development
  • Cokesbury Curriculum Fair

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2019 Greenwood District Revival

The annual Greenwood District revival was held April 28 through May 2 at the following churches:

  • Troy UMC, Rev. Barrett Alewine, pastor
  • Mays UMC, Rev. Thessa Smith, pastor
  • Ware Shoals UMC, Rev. Bill Rogers, pastor
  • Edgefield UMC, Rev. Judson King, pastor
  • Crossroads Outreach Ministries, Rev. Gerald Clinkscales, pastor

Each night of the revival a ministry of, and/or through, the Greenwood District was highlighted and the offering designated for that ministry: UMW (Wallace Family Life Center; Greenwood Wesley Fellowship of Lander University and Piedmont Technical College; I Can Make A Difference, the summer enrichment program of the Greenwood District; UMM (the 2019 men’s retreat); Crossroads Outreach Ministries.

To support the mission initiative of the 2019 Annual Conference, churches were encouraged to prepare and bring completed Elder Baskets to a revival service. The baskets were blessed during the worship service and will be taken to Annual Conference in June. To date, we have received 74 baskets!

Scroll down to see some pictures from this year’s Revival.