2020 Virtual Annual Conference Session: Read wrap-up articles, watch archived AC session & worship services

September 2020

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, September 12, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course 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...

Methodist Children's Home Work Day Offering

Sunday, September 20, 2020
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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, September 26, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course 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...

Conversations at the Table: Music Ministry

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will focus on music ministry. We will share ideas, explore various topics, and become inspired. All conversations will be held via ...
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Conversations at the Table: Preparing for Advent

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will explore Advent preparations as we share ideas and become inspired. All conversations will be held via Zoom. Zoom link will be ...
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World Communion Day

Sunday, October 4, 2020
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 ...

Lay Servant Training (Advanced) ONLINE via ZOOM

Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Lay Servant Training - Advanced VIA ZOOM 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, ...

Lay Servant Training (Advanced) ONLINE via ZOOM

Thursday, October 8, 2020
Lay Servant Training - Advanced VIA ZOOM 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, ...

Conversations at the Table: C.U.R.E & Justice Ministry

Thursday, October 8, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will focus on C.U.R.E (Connecting and Understanding Race and Equality and Justice Ministry. (This article provides background ...
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New BOM Board Member Orientation

Thursday, October 8, 2020 12:00 PM
Orientation will be by Zoom.

Lay Servant Ministry Training (Basic) - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia

Friday, October 9, 2020 to Saturday, October 10, 2020
Lay Servant Ministry Training - Basic Oct. 9 - Oct. 10: Vidalia First UMC 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...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, October 10, 2020
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 ...

Lay Servant Ministry Training (Advanced)- ONLINE via ZOOM

Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Lay Servant Training - Advanced VIA ZOOM 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, ...

Conversations at the Table: Children's Ministry

Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will focus on children's ministry. We will share ideas, explore various topics, and become inspired. All conversations will be held ...
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Lay Servant Ministry Training (Advanced)- ONLINE via ZOOM

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Lay Servant Training - Advanced VIA ZOOM 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, ...

Lay Servant Ministry Training (Basic) - College Place UMC, Brunswick

Friday, October 16, 2020 to Saturday, October 17, 2020
Lay Servant Ministry Training - Basic Oct. 16 - Oct. 17: College Place UMC, Brunswick 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 ...

Conference Investment Committee

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:00 AM
Location: phone conference call

CFA Fall meeting

Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:30 AM
Location: The Methodist Children's Home

Lay Servant Ministry-Advanced - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia

Friday, October 23, 2020 to Saturday, October 24, 2020
Lay Servant Ministry-ADVANCED Oct. 23 - 24: Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia Lay Servant Training - Advanced Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ministries of the...

Certified Lay Ministry Traininig

Saturday, October 24, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course 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 ...

BOM Training for All Board Members

Monday, October 26, 2020 10:00 AM
Training will be by Zoom.

Conversations at the Table: Youth Ministry

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will focus on youth ministry. We will share ideas, explore various topics, and become inspired. All conversations will be held via ...
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Conference Board of Pensions

Thursday, October 29, 2020 10:00 AM

Lay Servant Training (Advanced), College Place UMC, Brunswick

Friday, November 6, 2020 to Saturday, November 7, 2020
Lay Servant Ministry-ADVANCED November 6-7, 2020, College Place UMC, Brunswick, GA Lay Servant Training - Advanced Lay Servant training is designed to educate those persons interested in stretching their faith to participate more fully in the ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, November 7, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course 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 ...

Wesleyan College Sunday

Sunday, November 8, 2020
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.

Conversations at the Table: Communications - Clarifying your message

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Grab some lunch, pull up a chair, and join Connectional Ministries for Conversations at the Table. This conversation will focus on communications, specifically how a church can better clarify their message. We will share ideas, explore various ...
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Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, November 14, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course 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...

United Methodist Student Day

Sunday, November 29, 2020
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...

Paperwork Deadline for March Interviews

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, January 16, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, January 30, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, February 13, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

Sexual Ethics Workshop

Thursday, February 25, 2021 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: St. Paul UMC, Columbus

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, February 27, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

BOM Interviews

Monday, March 1, 2021 to Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Location: The Methodist Home
In the March interviews, candidates hear whether they are approved for the clergy status they are seeking, or they are deferred in order to grow in certain areas. 

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, March 13, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, March 27, 2021
Winter 2021 @ The Chapel, Brunswick, GA: 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 ...

Sexual Ethics Workshop

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Vineville UMC, Macon

Registration deadline for License to Preach School

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Must be a certified candidate to register.

BOM Meeting

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 10:00 AM
Meeting will be by Zoom.

North Central District Camp Meeting

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

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