Events in the South Georgia Conference - 5/19/2014 edition

5/18/2014

Purpose Driven Leadership Conference – May 20-21
Harvest Church, a United Methodist congregation in Byron, is hosting a Purpose Driven Leadership Conference May 20-21. Speakers include Jennifer and Rev. Jim Cowart, pastors and founders of Harvest Church; David Chrzan, Saddleback Church chief of Staff; and, via Skype, Rev. Rick Warren, pastor and founder of Saddleback Church. Sessions on Tuesday, May 20 include “Vision and Leadership” and “Bring the Whole Team.” Sessions on Wednesday, May 21 include “Practical How-To's,” “Raising and Handling Money,” “Hiring/De-hiring,” and “Growth.” Single-day passes cost $35 each; two-day passes cost $55. Visit harvestchurch4u.org for more information.

2014 Annual Conference Session – June 1-3
The 2014 Annual Conference Session will be held in Savannah June 1-3 in the Johnny Mercer Theater at the Savannah Civic Center. Click here for detailed information regarding the 2014 Annual Conference Session. 

Eagles’ Annual Conference Luncheon – June 3
The Eagles will hold their Annual Conference luncheon at noon on Tuesday, June 3 after the day’s morning session. Transportation to the lunch, held at Wesley Monumental UMC, will leave the Civic Center at 11:30. The cost is $15 per person and the menu includes shrimp and grits, pork loin, rice, asparagus, rolls, dessert, tea and coffee. The Eagles will enjoy a music program by the Wesley Monumental music department. To register, send your name, address and how many are attending on a piece of paper along with your check, made payable to “South Georgia Eagles,” to: The Reverend Grover Bell, 333 E. 53rd St., Savannah, GA 31405. Registrations must be received by May 26.

Camp Connect Mid-High 1 – June 9-13
Camp Connect is the summer camp program provided through the Connectional Ministries office of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. Campers engage in a week of fun, friendship, and close encounters with our amazing God! Camp Connect’s Mid-High 1 camp runs June 9-13 and is designed for children entering sixth through ninth grades. It’s held at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The cost is $250 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.campconnectumc.org, call 888-266-7642, or email anne@sgaumc.com.

Wesley Glen Day – June 15
Every local church in South Georgia is encouraged to receive a special offering on Sunday, June 15 to support the ministry of Wesley Glen. To learn more about Wesley Glen and its great ministry, visit www.wesleyglenministries.com.

Camp Connect Mid-High 2 – June 16-20
Camp Connect is the summer camp program provided through the Connectional Ministries office of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. Campers engage in a week of fun, friendship, and close encounters with our amazing God! Camp Connect’s Mid-High 2 camp runs June 16-20 and is designed for children entering sixth through ninth grades. It’s held at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The cost is $250 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.campconnectumc.org, call 888-266-7642, or email anne@sgaumc.com.

Camp Connect Elementary 1 – June 24-28
Camp Connect is the summer camp program provided through the Connectional Ministries office of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. Campers engage in a week of fun, friendship, and close encounters with our amazing God! Camp Connect’s Elementary 1 camp runs June 24-28 and is designed for children entering fourth through sixth grades. It’s held at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The cost is $250 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.campconnectumc.org, call 888-266-7642, or email anne@sgaumc.com.

Camp Connect Elementary 2 – July 7-11
Camp Connect is the summer camp program provided through the Connectional Ministries office of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. Campers engage in a week of fun, friendship, and close encounters with our amazing God! Camp Connect’s Elementary 2 camp runs July 7-11 and is designed for children entering fourth through sixth grades. It’s held at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The cost is $250 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.campconnectumc.org, call 888-266-7642, or email anne@sgaumc.com.

Camp Connect Elementary 3 – July 14-18
Camp Connect is the summer camp program provided through the Connectional Ministries office of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. Campers engage in a week of fun, friendship, and close encounters with our amazing God! Camp Connect’s Elementary 3 camp runs July 14-18 and is designed for children entering fourth through sixth grades. It’s held at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The cost is $250 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.campconnectumc.org, call 888-266-7642, or email anne@sgaumc.com.

Cuba mission trip – September
Irwinton-Toomsboro United Methodist Church is hosting an UMVIM-sponsored mission trip to Cuba in mid-September. Anyone interested in more information should contact Mike Burgamy at 770-598-5279 or email at burgamy@bellsouth.net.