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April 2020

Zoom at Noon - Virtual Worship Services Best Practices

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Join us for a Zoom at Noon session focusing on virtual worship services best practices. Dr. Jonathan Smith and Rev. David Donnan will be our hosts. Meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/899018141 Want to learn the basics of Zoom? Check out this great ...

Zoom at Noon - Palm Sunday, Holy Week, & Easter Ideas

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Join us for a Zoom at Noon session focusing on Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Easter ideas. Allison Lindsey and Suzanne Akins will be our hosts. Meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/631398707 Want to learn the basics of Zoom? Check out this great tutorial ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training (Online)

Saturday, April 4, 2020
Session 6 - The Chapel, Brunswick

Conference Investment Committee (Conf Call)

Thursday, April 16, 2020 10:00 AM
Location: phone conference call

Native American Ministries Sunday

Sunday, April 26, 2020
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 ...

BOM May Meeting

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Location: The Methodist Home
This day-long meeting is to conduct business, and we review the various conference relations of our clergy and prepare to make recommendations to the full clergy session at the Annual Conference session the following June.  

Magnolia Manor Sunday

Sunday, May 10, 2020
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 ...

ERT Basic Certification & Chainsaw Training, St. Marys

Friday, May 15, 2020 to Saturday, May 16, 2020
Register here Basic class Friday, May 15: 6 - 9 pm Saturday, May 16: 9 am - noon Chainsaw class Saturday, May 16: 12:30 p.m. St. Marys UMC (106 E. Conyers Street, St Marys, Ga. 31558) Cost is $25. Registration fee covers badge, registration, ...

Moving Pastors Workshop

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Ordinands Luncheon

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Annual Conference-Columbus, GA

Sunday, June 7, 2020 to Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Peace with Justice Sunday

Sunday, June 7, 2020
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. ...

Camp Connect: High School Camp

Monday, June 8, 2020 to Friday, June 12, 2020
High School Camp: June 8-12, 2020 Students entering grades 9-12 as well as graduating seniors are eligible for High School Camp. Tailored toward the unique time in a high school student's life, this week of camp is filled with fun activities and ...

ERT Basic Certification Training, Lumber City

Friday, June 12, 2020 to Saturday, June 13, 2020
Register here Basic class Friday, June 12: 6 - 9 pm Saturday, June 13: 9 am - noon Chainsaw class Saturday, June 13: 12:30 p.m. Shiloh UMC (2426 S Ga 126, Lumber City Ga. 31549) Cost is $25. Registration fee covers badge, registration, t-shirt and...

Camp Connect: Middle School Camp 1

Monday, June 15, 2020 to Friday, June 19, 2020
Middle School Camp 1: June 15-19, 2020 Middle School Camps, intended for rising 6th-8th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship.  ...

Moving Day

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Wesley Glen Day

Sunday, June 21, 2020
Celebrate Wesley Glen Day by wearing your new t-shirt to church on Father's Day. Share photos of you and your church friends to let everyone know that you support the United Methodist ministry for adults with developmental disabilities in the South ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Monday, June 22, 2020 to Friday, June 26, 2020
Summer 2020, Immersion, The Chapel Midtown 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 ...

Camp Connect: Middle School Camp 2

Monday, June 22, 2020 to Friday, June 26, 2020
Middle School Camp 2: June 22-26, 2020 Middle School Camps, intended for rising 6th-8th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship.  ...

Camp Connect: Elementary Camp 1

Monday, July 6, 2020 to Friday, July 10, 2020
Elementary Camp 1: July 6 - 10, 2020 Elementary Camps, intended for rising 4th-5th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship.  ...

SEJ Jurisdictional Conference

Monday, July 13, 2020 to Saturday, July 18, 2020

Camp Connect: Elementary Camp 2

Monday, July 13, 2020 to Friday, July 17, 2020
Elementary Camp 2: July 13 - 17, 2020 Elementary Camps, intended for rising 4th-5th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship.  ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, July 18, 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...

GA Pastors' School

Monday, July 20, 2020 to Thursday, July 23, 2020

CFA Summer meeting (if needed)

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 10:30 AM
Location: The Methodist Children's Home

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, August 1, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course Session 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 ...

Walking in the Footsteps of Wesley

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 to Friday, August 7, 2020
Everyone is invited to attend the event Walking in the Footsteps of Wesley, from August 4 – August 7, 2020, to be hosted at the Moore Methodist Museum at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. Excursions to Cockspur Island where John Wesley landed...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

Saturday, August 15, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course Session 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 ...

Golden Cross Sunday

Sunday, August 16, 2020
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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Traininig

Saturday, August 29, 2020
FALL 2020: 6 Course Session 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 ...

Certified Lay Ministry Training

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

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 Session 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 ...

District Leadership Training Event-UMW/Nashville UMC

Saturday, October 3, 2020
Registration: 9:30 am

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 Speaking Class (Basic) - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia

Friday, October 9, 2020 to Saturday, October 10, 2020
Lay Speaker Training Basic Lay Speaking Course Oct. 9 - 10: Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia Lay Speaker A lay speaker is a professing member of a local church who is ready and desirous to serve the Church, and who is well informed on and committed to ...

Lay Speaking Class (Basic) - College Place UMC, Brunswick

Friday, October 16, 2020 to Saturday, October 17, 2020
Lay Speaker Training Basic Lay Speaking Course Oct. 16 - Oct. 17: College Place UMC, Brunswick Lay Speaker A lay speaker is a professing member of a local church who is ready and desirous to serve the Church, and who is well informed on and ...

South Georgia Conference Annual Meeting-UMW/Thomasville UMC

Saturday, October 17, 2020
Registration: 9:30 am

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 Speaking Class (Advanced) - Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia

Friday, October 23, 2020 to Saturday, October 24, 2020
Lay Speaker Training Advanced Lay Speaking Course Oct. 23 - 24: Vidalia First UMC, Vidalia Lay Speaker A lay speaker is a professing member of a local church who is ready and desirous to serve the Church, and who is well informed on and committed ...

Conference Board of Pensions

Thursday, October 29, 2020 10:00 AM

Lay Speaking Class (Advanced), College Place UMC, Brunswick

Friday, November 6, 2020 to Saturday, November 7, 2020
Lay Speaker Training Advanced Lay Speaking Course Nov. 6 - 7: College Place UMC, Brunswick Lay Speaker A lay speaker is a professing member of a local church who is ready and desirous to serve the Church, and who is well informed on and committed ...

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.

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...

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