January-February 2021 District Newsletter Is Now Available

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Items of interest include:

  • 2021 District Leadership Training
  • Men’s Ministry 2021 Retreat
  • Completing Pastoral W-2
  • Completing Tables I, II, III
  • Response to Racism
  • District Grant Opportunities
  • Lay Servant Ministries Spring 2021 School
  • ERT Training

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

 

February District Newsletter Is Now Available

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Items of interest include:

  • February District Clergy Meeting
  • 2020 Stewardship Summit
  • Upcoming Meetings
  • Tables I, II, III
  • General Conference Listening Sessions
  • District Leadership Training
  • Men N Ministry Retreat
  • 2019 Local Church Audits

 

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.

May 2019 Newsletter Is Now Available

Items of interest in the May issue of the Greenwood District newsletter include:

  • Review and pictures of the 2019 District Revival
  • Annual Conference update
  • District Work Days
  • Safe Sanctuary Training
  • ERT Training

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