Summer Enrichment Programs for Students in Grades 1-6

icanmakeadifferenceChildren in grades 1-6 in the Mathews UMC, Lowell St. UMC, and the Trinity/ Greenwood UMC communities in Greenwood, SC, are invited to register for the summer enrichment program, I Can Make A Difference. The program will run from June 12 through July 28, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. There will be no activities during the week of July 3-6.

Children participating in this program will engage in reading/literacy activities, field trips, community-building activities aimed at helping them connect with the world around them in fun ways and to offset the educational “summer slide” so often experienced by children during the summer, non-school months. All activities will be centered on the I Can Make a Difference theme:

  • I can make a difference in myself.
  • I can make a difference in my family.
  • I can make a difference in my community..
  • I can make a difference in my country.
  • I can make a difference in my world.

Registration fee: $10 per child; $40 maximum registration per family

Click here to download the registration form. You may mail your registration fees to the Greenwood District Office, PO Box 49968, Greenwood Sc 29649. Please make checks/money orders payable to Conference Treasurer.

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 sprc@msumc1.org

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