Who’s in control?
FROM THE BISHOP JAMES R. KING, JR. Hello, beautiful people of South Georgia!  We are in a season where it is difficult to find people who are not anxious about the future, angry ...
Remember the Mission
FOCUS ON THE VISION DENISE WALTON Psalm 96, The Message Sing God a brand-new song! Earth and everyone in it, sing! Sing to God – worship God! Shout the news of his victory from ...
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June 5 lesson: The Day of the Lord
Click here for a print-friendly version The Day of the Lord Summer Quarter: Toward a New Creation Unit 1: Judgment and Salvation Sunday school lesson for the week of June 5, ...
May 29 lesson: Joyous Faith
Click here for a print-friendly version Joyous Faith Spring Quarter: The Gift of Faith Unit 3: The Fullness of Faith Sunday school lesson for the week of May 29, 2016 By Dr. Hal...
Standing in the Gap
By Dr. Hal Brady A unique television program went on the air in 1968 and continued filming until the year 2001. The program was “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.” This amazing TV ...
Sunday Advocate Bulletin Insert - 5/29/16
Click on the link below to download the Sunday Advocate. Sunday, May 29 The Sunday Advocate is a weekly printable bulletin insert and supplement to the South Georgia Advocate ...
Book of Recommendations & Reports for the 2016 Annual Conference Session now available
Business items for the 2016 Annual Conference session are contained in the Book of Recommendations and Reports (BOR). One of the purposes of the BOR is to encourage delegates to ...
Join in the WONDER this summer at the 2016 Camp Connect Summer Camps!
Join in the WONDER this summer at the 2016 Camp Connect Summer Camps!
Camp Connect Summer Camps run weekly June 13 through July 22 for middle school and elementary school students. Elementary Camps are intended for rising fourth through sixth graders...
GC2016 approves Bishop's plan, votes to name a special commission; a note from Bishop King on Council of Bishop's plan
Bishop Bruce R. Ough reads a statement about sexuality and the church from the denomination's Council of Bishops on May 18 at the 2016 United Methodist General Conference in ...
GC2016 passes $604 million general church budget
Moses Kumar, top executive of the United Methodist General Council on Finance and Administration, views the vote adopting the budget May 20 at the denomination's 2016 General ...
GC2016 wrap-up: debate, decisions, deferment
By Joey Butler, UMNS Believe it or not, General Conference 2016 spent more than twice as much time debating a Rule of Order than the hot topic of human sexuality. After almost ...
GC2016: Live Stream Archives and Video Wrap-up
Video Wrap-up, Reflections on United Methodist General Conference 2016 “God's not finished with us yet.” Participants talk about their experiences at the global church’s gathering ...
GC2016: Snapshots from the South Georgia delegation
The 2016 South Georgia Conference Delegation to General Conference. From L to R: Mr. Bill Hatcher, Mrs. Allison Lindsey, Rev. Don Adams, Rev. Jay Hanson, Mr. Carl Childs, Rev. Jim...
South Georgia historian, United Methodist presents report to General Conference
Bishop Elaine Stanovsky (left) introduces Gary L. Roberts, author of a report on the 1864 Sand Creek Massacre in which U.S. troops led by a Methodist preacher-turned-cavalry ...
Votes of Note: Legislation from General Conference 2016 at a glance
General Conference delegates acted on hundreds of pieces of legislation, taking part in heated debates, prayerfully discerning options, and sometimes simply voting yes to consent ...
Warren Plowden elected first lay alternate to Judicial Council
On Thursday, May 16 during the morning plenary session of the 2016 General Conference, two clergy, three laity and six alternate clergy and laity were elected to the Judicial ...
Events in the South Georgia Conference – 5/23/2016 edition
New Start for Moving Pastors Meeting – May 25 The New Start for Moving Pastors meeting will be Wednesday, May 25 from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Riverside...

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