News Feed News Feed en-us 11/16/2019 11:46:50 PM Boreholes bring ‘sigh of relief’ in Uganda By Vivian Agaba Accessing clean water in some parts of Uganda is difficult, especially for girls ... 11/4/2019 Forest Hills UMC’s Sanctuary Respite Ministry offers hope to those living with memory loss diagnosis By Kara Witherow, Editor Dianne Roberts had prayed the same prayer for nearly 10 years. “Church, ... 11/4/2019 Stand at the Wesley monument FROM THE BISHOP R. LAWSON BRYAN On a pilgrimage to the Holy Land I found myself seated beside a ... 11/4/2019 The number one reason Methodism doesn’t grow JOHN WESLEY MOMENTS DAVE HANSON John Wesley believed those Methodist Societies which did not grow ... 11/4/2019 UMW gather, celebrate 150 years of missions, ministry By Kelly Roberson, Director of Communications It was a rainy day outside but inside was a beautiful... 11/4/2019 2019 Advent Resources Advent/Christmas We hope the resources provided in this edition will help jumpstart your planning... 10/25/2019 United Methodist Connectional Federal Credit Union Celebrates International Credit Union Day® by Giving Back to Communities and Members On October 17, 2019, United Methodist Connectional Federal Credit Union will join with 56,000 credit... 10/17/2019 Centenary UMC partners with local group to combat “period poverty” By Kara Witherow, Editor When was the last time you had to choose between paying for a meal or a ... 10/14/2019 New Conference Center receives another $100,000 donation The South Georgia Conference’s effort to build a new Conference Center on the grounds of Wesleyan ... 10/14/2019 Sparks UMC’s activity mats help dementia patients By Kara Witherow, Editor When Pat Scrogham’s mother, Margery Resser, was living with dementia, ... 10/14/2019 But Grace said … PATHWAY TO HIS PRESENCE B.J. FUNK My friend and I sat across from one another eating pizza when the... 10/12/2019 Excel in the grace of giving OUR CONNECTION MATTERS NITA CRUMP​ At the present time your plenty will supply what they need, so ... 10/12/2019 Rev. Scott Stanfill reflects on Hurricane Michael one year later: 'We saw church happen...' As we mark the one-year anniversary of the worst storm many in Northwest Florida and Southwest ... 10/10/2019 Church isn't a building: southwest Georgia congregations continue to serve communities By Kara Witherow, Editor Nearly one year after Hurricane Michael destroyed parts of southwest ... 9/30/2019 Open your hands! LEADERSHIP REALLY MATTERS ANNE BOSARGE REV. JAY HANSON One of my favorite things about children’s ... 9/30/2019 South Georgia Advocate to continue using Standard Lesson Quarterly/Uniform Series for winter, future Sunday school lessons For years, the South Georgia Advocate has provided weekly Sunday school lessons as a resource to ... 9/30/2019 The strength of South Georgia FROM THE BISHOP R. LAWSON BRYAN One year ago, on October 10, Hurricane Michael came ashore as a ... 9/30/2019 UMs, UMCOR still helping southwest Georgia recover By Kara Witherow, Editor United Methodists are known for being “the last to leave,” and in ... 9/30/2019 What John Wesley says about church growth, part 2 JOHN WESLEY MOMENTS DAVE HANSON John Wesley said one of the societies had not grown in more than a ... 9/30/2019 Register today for Encounter Youth Retreat, set for Nov. 22-24 Youth groups from around the South Georgia Conference (and beyond!) will come together for a fall ... 9/26/2019