WOW!
FROM THE BISHOP JAMES R. KING, JR. Hello, beautiful people of South Georgia!  When I read the positive financial report for this year I just said “WOW!!!”  IT’S BEEN EIGHT YEARS...
Let the Work of Christmas Begin
FOCUS ON THE VISION DENISE WALTON By Dr. Howard Thurman When the song of the angels is stilled, When the star in the sky is gone, When the kings and the princes are home, When ...
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Feb. 14 lesson: Feast of Weeks
Click here for a print-friendly version Feast of Weeks Winter Quarter: Sacred Gifts and Holy Gatherings Unit 3: Holy Days Sunday school lesson for the week of February 14, 2016 ...
Feb. 7 lesson: Passover
Click here for a print-friendly version Passover Winter Quarter: Sacred Gifts and Holy Gatherings Unit 3: Holy Days Sunday school lesson for the week of February 7, 2016 By ...
After Aldersgate
JOHN WESLEY MOMENTS DAVE HANSON Some modern Wesley scholars seem to downplay John Wesley’s Aldersgate experience. They point out that earlier in Wesley’s life he dedicated himself...
Peace under Pressure
LEADERSHIP REALLY MATTERS ANNE BOSARGE REV. JAY HANSON John 14:27, “I give you peace, the kind of peace that only I can give. It isn’t like the peace that this world can give. So ...
2016 Lenten Resources
Society of St. Andrew Lent begins this year with Ash Wednesday on Feb. 10. The United Methodist partner, the Society of St. Andrew, offers Lenten daily devotions, written by ...
Printable Feb. 1 South Georgia Advocate
Click here to view and print the Feb. 1 issue of the South Georgia Advocate. This is a link to a printable PDF file that contains all of the news and stories from the Feb. 1 South...
Sunday Advocate Bulletin Insert - 2/7/16
Click on the link below to download the Sunday Advocate. Sunday, February 7 The Sunday Advocate is a weekly printable bulletin insert and supplement to the South Georgia Advocate...
Join the Journey Confirmation Retreat set for March 4-6
During the weekend of March 4-6, 2016, more than 500 confirmands will gather at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island for the annual “Join the Journey” Confirmation Retreat of ...
Apportionment giving tops 90%
By Kara Witherow, Editor In 2015, the Conference received 90.53% on its apportionments, the highest since 2007. The total collected was $9,377,940.86 on a $10 million budget. ...
Conference Center Update
By Dr. Hal Brady Someone once stated that there are three kicks in money. One comes in making it, another comes in having it, and a third comes in giving it.  Churches and ...
Mulberry Street UMC’s music ministry helps shape, grow singer’s faith
By Kara Witherow, Editor Singing since she was a 4-year-old in Mulberry Street United Methodist Church’s Cherub Choir, Sarah Kate Sellers has performed on several stages in her ...
Two Conference systems complete milestone data sync
In mid-January, a milestone data synchronization was completed between two South Georgia Conference database systems, Brick River and Mission Connect. For the first time, the ...
Will Christian conferencing imbue General Conference?
By Kathy L. Gilbert* Will the 2016 General Conference be remembered as a time washed in grace because each day was spent, each voice was raised, each decision was made in the ...
Events in the South Georgia Conference – 2/1/2016 edition
Winter Conference at Epworth By The Sea – Jan. 31-Feb. 3 Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island will host a winter conference, “Unite,” Jan. 31 - Feb. 2, 2016. The focus is to "...
GUMF wins three UMAC awards
The Georgia United Methodist Foundation received three awards during the annual meeting of the United Methodist Association of Communicators, which was held Jan. 19-20, in ...
Park Avenue UMC bazaar raises money for local missions
On a recent cool November morning in Valdosta, long lines began to form in front of Park Avenue United Methodist Church. Persons were waiting for the doors to be opened at 9 a.m....
Andrew College trustees invest in nursing
The Andrew College board of trustees approved a plan to submit an application to the Georgia Board of Nursing for a new associate degree in nursing. Based upon a report given by ...
United Methodist Connectional FCU college scholarships available
Are you or do you know a member age 17-35 who is attending or planning to attend college and attend church in in one of the four conferences? If so, please let them know about your...

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