http://www.sgaumc.org News Feed News Feed en-us 11/16/2019 11:46:50 PM Boreholes bring ‘sigh of relief’ in Uganda http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/boreholes-bring-sigh-of-relief-in-uganda-13003399 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/forest-hills-umc-s-sanctuary-respite-ministry-offers-hope-to-those-living-with-memory-loss-diagnosis-13003260 By Kara Witherow, Editor Dianne Roberts had prayed the same prayer for nearly 10 years. “Church, ... 11/4/2019 Stand at the Wesley monument http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/stand-at-the-wesley-monument-13003302 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/the-number-one-reason-methodism-doesn-t-grow-13003441 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/umw-gather-celebrate-150-years-of-missions-ministry-13003458 By Kelly Roberson, Director of Communications It was a rainy day outside but inside was a beautiful... 11/4/2019 2019 Advent Resources http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/2019-advent-resources-12986478 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/united-methodist-connectional-federal-credit-union-celebrates-international-credit-union-day-by-giving-back-to-communities-and-members-12977912 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” http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/centenary-umc-partners-with-local-group-to-combat-period-poverty-12972816 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/new-conference-center-receives-another-100-000-donation-12972872 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/sparks-umc-s-activity-mats-help-dementia-patients-12972795 By Kara Witherow, Editor When Pat Scrogham’s mother, Margery Resser, was living with dementia, ... 10/14/2019 But Grace said … http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/but-grace-said-12972313 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/excel-in-the-grace-of-giving-12972316 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...' http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/rev-scott-stanfill-reflects-on-hurricane-michael-one-year-later-we-saw-church-happen-12970604 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/church-not-just-a-building-southwest-georgia-congregations-continue-to-serve-communities-12959315 By Kara Witherow, Editor Nearly one year after Hurricane Michael destroyed parts of southwest ... 9/30/2019 Open your hands! http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/open-your-hands-12957178 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/south-georgia-advocate-to-continue-using-standard-lesson-quarterly-uniform-series-for-winter-future-sunday-school-lessons-12959586 For years, the South Georgia Advocate has provided weekly Sunday school lessons as a resource to ... 9/30/2019 The strength of South Georgia http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/the-strength-of-south-georgia-12957237 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/ums-umcor-still-helping-southwest-georgia-recover-12957198 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/what-john-wesley-says-about-church-growth-part-2-12957180 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 http://www.sgaumc.org/news http://www.sgaumc.org/newsdetail/register-today-for-encounter-youth-retreat-set-for-nov-22-24-12959362 Youth groups from around the South Georgia Conference (and beyond!) will come together for a fall ... 9/26/2019