Alive Together in Christ is more than a slogan
FROM THE BISHOP R. LAWSON BRYAN Thanks to you I was able to make a special presentation during the Council of Bishops meeting two weeks ago at Lake Junaluska. I gave Bishop Hector...
Our God is triumphant
In the Heart of the Connection Rev. Dr. Matt Woodbery, Director of Connectional Ministries   “There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear; for fear has to do with ...
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December 3 lesson: Faith in Jesus
Click here for a print-friendly version Faith in Jesus Winter Quarter: Faith in Action Unit 1: The Early Church Proclaims Faith in Christ Sunday school lesson for the week of ...
November 26 lesson: God’s True Covenant People
Click here for a print-friendly version God’s True Covenant People Fall Quarter: Covenants With God Unit 3:  An Everlasting Covenant Sunday school lesson for the week of November ...
Being thankful makes everything better
Some time ago I ran across a statement that is worth pondering. It went like this: “The greatest blessing lacking in life is the willingness to see our blessings.” To my mind, this...
Printable November 20 South Georgia Advocate
Click here to view and print the November 20 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 ...
Banks follows in mother's footsteps as United Methodist Women president
Carol Banks has followed in her mother’s footsteps in more ways than one. The newly elected United Methodist Women president is carrying on the legacy of service her mother ...
Bishop Bryan names who will serve on two task forces
Bishop R. Lawson Bryan today announced the names of South Georgia clergy and laity who will serve on two task forces approved during the 2017 Annual Conference session: a task ...
Bishops receive interim Way Forward report, elect new officers
The Council of Bishops (COB) met at Lake Junaluska in North Carolina last week to receive an interim report from the Commission on a Way Forward, elect new officers, and prepare ...
Churches focus on safety; South Georgia hosts Church Security Workshop
Like many South Georgia congregations, Bonaire United Methodist Church is fortunate to count among its members several law enforcement officers and federal agents. Vigilant and ...
South Georgia congregations, individuals give more than $500,000 to storm recovery
South Georgia has seen its share of natural disasters during the past two years: devastating tornadoes and straight-line winds and Hurricanes Matthew and Irma. But even amid their...
South Georgia's week for Praying Our Way Forward movement is January 14-21
South Georgia Conference Week of Prayer: January 14-21, 2018 umcprays.org The denomination-wide 'Praying Our Way Forward' initiative launched on New Year’s Day 2017 with 75 weeks...
St. Marys United Methodist Church Foundation announces fall grants
The Board of Directors of the St. Marys United Methodist Church Foundation, Inc. has approved grants for the Fall 2017 Grant Cycle. Grants totaling $794,018 will be made to 14 ...
Events in the South Georgia Conference – 11/20/2017 edition
Bishop Bryan's calendar It’s now easier than ever to find out when and where Bishop Bryan will be preaching in your district and around the conference. Visit the updated calendar ...
#GivingTuesday: Connect your passion with God's mission on Nov. 28
#GivingTuesday: Connect your passion with God's mission on Nov. 28
It’s hard to believe the holidays are right around the corner. That means it’s time once again for UMC #GivingTuesday. On Nov. 28, United Methodists have the opportunity to extend ...

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