At the Table: Conversations with the Bishop, Hospitality & Virtual Tools Trainings

April 2021

Good Friday

Friday, April 2, 2021

Easter

Sunday, April 4, 2021

Connectional Ministries' Book Club

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Connectional Ministries invites South Georgia clergy and laity to join a virtual book club via Zoom. From the comfort of one’s home or office – anywhere, really – participants will discuss the week’s book, its important themes, and faith. The group...

5 Things Your Visitors Are Thinking But Won't Ask, Zoom

Monday, April 12, 2021
Live Zoom Event: April 12, 2021 |  1:00 - 3:30pm Zoom Think Tank with Jason: May 13, 2021 | 10am Led by: Mr. Jason Moore Register now It's been said that every church wants to grow. If that is statement is true, are we really poised for it in the ...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Virtual Tools for Ministry, Zoom

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Live Zoom Training: April 15, 2021 | 10:00 - 11:30am Led by: Rev. David Wood Register now As local churches continue to explore and experiment with new digital platforms for worship and discipleship, it can be a daunting task to figure out the best ...

Native American Ministries Sunday

Sunday, April 18, 2021
On Native American Ministries Sunday, United Methodists cultivate and support urban missions with Native Americans and fund scholarships for Native American seminarians. Your annual conference retains 50 percent of the offering is to strengthen and ...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Alive Together at the Table with Bishop Bryan - Zoom

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Come together at the table with Bishop Bryan for reflections and conversations. How is it with your soul? What is going on in our conference and the general church you need to know?  ​The conversation will begin at noon and will last approximately ...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, April 22, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Council of Bishops Zoom meeting

Monday, April 26, 2021 to Friday, April 30, 2021

Annual Conference Program Committee Meeting

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 2:00 PM

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Moving Pastor Workshop

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, May 6, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Magnolia Manor Sunday

Sunday, May 9, 2021
Magnolia Manor is a South Georgia Conference ministry that serves older adults of all faiths in eight locations throughout South Georgia. On this Special Sunday, South Georgia United Methodists are asked to take up a special offering to support this ...

Equitable Compensation Committee

Monday, May 10, 2021 10:00 AM

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Alive Together at the Table with Bishop Bryan - Zoom

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Come together at the table with Bishop Bryan for reflections and conversations. How is it with your soul? What is going on in our conference and the general church you need to know?  ​The conversation will begin at noon and will last approximately ...

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, May 13, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Peace with Justice Sunday

Sunday, May 30, 2021
Peace with Justice Sunday enables The United Methodist Church to have a voice in advocating for peace and justice through a broad spectrum of global programs.  In Arizona border towns, communities facing social challenges are dramatically divided. ...

Virtual Clergy Session

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
The electronic clergy session is set for Tuesday, June 1, 2021, from 10 am - noon. For all Annual Conference information, visit www.sgaumc.org/annualconference.

Virtual Retiree Recognition Service

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
A virtual Retiree Recognition Service will take place Tuesday, June 1 at 7 pm to honor and recognize clergy retiring in 2021. For all Annual Conference information, visit www.sgaumc.org/annualconference.

Virtual Memorial Service

Thursday, June 3, 2021
An virtual Memorial Service to remember clergy and clergy spouses who have passed away in the past conference year is set for Thursday, June 3 at 7 pm.   For all Annual Conference information, visit www.sgaumc.org/annualconference.

Virtual Commissioning and Ordination Service

Sunday, June 6, 2021
Those approved for provisional membership or full connection at the clergy session will be commissioned or ordained in a local church setting on Sunday, June 6. The Commissioning and Ordination Service(s) will be live streamed so the entire ...

Virtual Annual Conference Session

Monday, June 7, 2021
Location: Columbus Ironworks
The one-day virtual Annual Conference session is set for Monday, June 7, beginning at 8:30 am.  Full Annual Conference details can be found at www.sgaumc.org/annualconference. 

Pastor Move Day

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Wesley Glen Day

Sunday, June 20, 2021
Fathers’ Day is Wesley Glen Day across the South Georgia Conference. Show your support for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities by making a gift to Wesley Glen Ministries on June 20 in honor of a strong male role model in your ...

Certified Lay Ministry Summer Immersion

Monday, June 21, 2021 to Friday, June 25, 2021
The Certified Lay Minister training builds on the foundation established in the Basic and Advanced Lay Servant courses in which participants will: Develop a Mutual Ministry Team which covenants with them and supports them as long as they are CLMs.  ...

North Central District Camp Meeting

Saturday, July 17, 2021 to Thursday, July 22, 2021

Golden Cross Sunday

Sunday, August 15, 2021
Golden Cross began in 1908 with the commitment of Methodists in Dallas, Texas to provide the first health care to persons who could not afford it. They began to receive offerings for the expenses of the poor patients at Methodist Hospital in that ...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, August 19, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Online Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and Communicating. Leading - Lay servant...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, September 11, 2021 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Methodist Children's Home Work Day Offering

Sunday, September 19, 2021
Every local church in South Georgia is encouraged to receive a special Work Day Offering to support the ministry of The Methodist Home for Children and Youth.   The Work Day Offering for the Methodist Home is a tradition from the 1900s, a time when ...

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Online Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of focus: Leading, Caring, and ...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, September 25, 2021 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training, Vidalia, GA

Friday, October 1, 2021 to Saturday, October 2, 2021
Basic Lay Servant Ministries - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia, GA: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of ...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, October 2, 2021 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

World Communion Day

Sunday, October 3, 2021
World Communion Sunday is one of the six churchwide Special Sundays of The United Methodist Church. Our church is at its best when we reach out to sisters and brothers in need. World Communion Sunday calls the church to reach out to all people and ...

CFA Fall Meeting

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 10:00 AM

Conference Gathering

Saturday, October 9, 2021
In addition to the June annual conference session, Bishop Lawson Bryan has set Saturday, October 9, 2021, as a Conference gathering. Our hope is that this gathering will take place in person at a conference-central location to be announced at a later...

Conference Board of Pensions & Health Benefits

Thursday, October 21, 2021 10:00 AM

Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training, Vidalia, GA

Friday, October 22, 2021 to Saturday, October 23, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia, GA Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas of ...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, October 23, 2021 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

Basic Lay Servant Ministries Training, Richmond Hill, GA

Friday, November 5, 2021 to Saturday, November 6, 2021
Basic Lay Servant Ministries - Richmond Hill UMC, Richmond Hill, GA: Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, November 6, 2021 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

Wesleyan College Sunday

Sunday, November 14, 2021
Each local United Methodist Church in South Georgia is encouraged to take up a special offering to support the ministry of Wesleyan College in Macon. To learn more about Wesleyan College, visit www.wesleyancollege.edu.

Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Training, Richmond Hill, GA

Friday, November 19, 2021 to Saturday, November 20, 2021
Advanced Lay Servant Training - Richmond Hill UMC, Richmond Hill, GA Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the church.  They have three main areas...

Certified Lay Ministry

Saturday, November 20, 2021 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Laity have long been an integral part of Methodist ministry. Lay leaders, lay speakers, and lay missioners have served the church almost since its inception. Certified Lay Ministers (CLMs) typically provide ministry in part-time or volunteer roles ...

United Methodist Student Day

Sunday, November 28, 2021
The United Methodist Student Day Special Sunday Offering helps provide funds for scholarships and loans for United Methodist students. Student Day gifts make a real difference for those who hope to attend college. Ninety percent (90%) of the offering...

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