March 2020 Issue of the Greenwood District Newsletter Now Available

Click on the image at the left to read or download a copy of the March 2020 newsletter.

Items of interest include:

  • Update your Lay Member(s) to Annual Conference 2020
  • ERT Training
  • Clergy Orders
  • April District Clergy Meeting
  • Lay Servant Ministry School
  • District Grant Opportunities
  • Upcoming Meetings for March
  • Bishop’s Day in the District

Greenwood District UMW News-A-Plenty for February

Click on the image at the left to download or read the February 2020 edition of the News-A-Plenty.

A copy has been sent to all pastors in the Greenwood District.

Items of interest include:

  • District Day Apart – Coping Through Faith
  • Follow-up Report on District Officers’ Training Event
  • 2020 Calendar of Events
  • Registration Form & Information about SCUMW Spiritual Growth Retreat
  • St. Mark UMW Annual Book Sale
  • SCUMW Annual Meeting at Main St. UMC

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

Click on the image at the left to read or download a copy of this month’s newsletter.