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July 2020

Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery from Addiction is a three part-series for clergy led by Rev. Deborah Wight-Knight, Conference Pastoral Counselor. Deborah will interview experts in the area of recovery who can help our clergy identify addiction...
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Certified Lay Ministry Summer Immersion

Monday, July 13, 2020 to Friday, July 17, 2020
Location: The Chapel
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.  ...

ERT Basic Certification & Chainsaw Training, Fitzgerald

Friday, July 17, 2020 to Saturday, July 18, 2020
July 17-18 at Central UMC in Fitzgerald Register now The ERT Basic Certification course is Friday, July 17 (6 pm - 9 pm) - Saturday, July 18 (8 am - 11:30 am) with the Chainsaw training beginning immediately following from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm. ...

ERT Basic Certification & Chainsaw Training, Cairo

Saturday, July 25, 2020
July 25 at Cairo First UMC The ERT Basic Certification course is Saturday, July 25 beginning at 8:00 am with the Chainsaw training beginning immediately following from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Cost: $25 for ERT class, badge, registration, t-shirt and ...

CFA Summer meeting (if needed)

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

Annual Conference Clergy Session, Virtual

Sunday, August 2, 2020
The 2020 Annual Conference clergy session will be held virtually, Sunday, August 2 from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. More information: www.sgaumc.org/annualconference  

Annual Conference Commissioning Service, Virtual

Saturday, August 8, 2020
Those approved for provisional membership or full connection at the clergy session will be commissioned or ordained in a local church setting with only family present. The Commissioning Service is set for Saturday, August 8 at 2 p.m. The service will...

Annual Conference Ordination Service, Virtual

Sunday, August 9, 2020
Those approved for provisional membership or full connection at the clergy session will be commissioned or ordained in a local church setting with only family present. The Service of Ordination is set for Sunday, August 9 at 4 p.m. The service will ...

Annual Conference Retiree Recognition Service, Virtual

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
The 2020 Annual Conference ​Retiree Recognition Service will be held Tuesday, August 11 at 7:00 pm to honor and recognize retiring clergy. It will be a virtual service.  More information: www.sgaumc.org/annualconference

Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery from Addiction is a three part-series for clergy led by Rev. Deborah Wight-Knight, Conference Pastoral Counselor. Deborah will interview experts in the area of recovery who can help our clergy identify addiction...
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Annual Conference Memorial Service, Virtual

Thursday, August 13, 2020
The 2020 Annual Conference Memorial Service to remember clergy and clergy spouses who have passed away this past year is set for August 13 at 7:00 pm. It will be a virtual service.  More information: www.sgaumc.org/annualconference

2020 South Georgia Annual Conference session, Virtual

Saturday, August 15, 2020
The 2020 Annual Conference session will be held virtually Saturday, Aug. 15 from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm.  More information: www.sgaumc.org/annualconference

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 ...

CPC Zoom on Depression

Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Guest speaker will be Grace Guyton.  
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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...

Sexual Ethics Workshop

Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Pittman Park UMC, Statesboro

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...

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 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, ...

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

Friday, October 9, 2020 to Saturday, October 10, 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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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...

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

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