District Lay Leadership Training

Great participation by the 190+ people from the Walterboro District who gave of their Saturday morning, today, to engage in Lay Leadership Training at Bethel UMC. Grateful to all of the instructors who shared knowledge in the areas of Trustees, Finance, Young Adults, Communication Tools, Pastor/Staff Parish Relations, Adult Education, Spiritual Disciplines, Evangelism, Nurture, and Worship. Just a few of the scenes can be viewed here:

 

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Safe Sanctuary Active Shooter Training

The Macedonia/ Wesley Grove United Methodist Charge Presents:

SAFE SANCTUARY ACTIVE SHOOTER TRAINING KEEPING OUR SHEEP SAFE!!!

In Conjunction with THE COLLETON COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT. & THE NAACP

DATE: DECEMBER 15, 2017

TIME: 6:30 PM – MEET SHERIFF R. A. STRICKLAND RECEPTION IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL

TRAINING STARTS 7 PM SHARP IN MAIN SANCTUARY

PLACE: MACEDONIA UMC 400 MCDANIELTOWN RD. RIDGEVILLE, SC 29472

Training will be done by LT. TYLER BENTON OF The Community Action Team (C.A.T.)

We invite and encourage all local and community Pastors and Church leaders to attend this training to help keep our Sheep safe from the wolves of hatred. John 10:1-10.

Let us each be The Good Shepherd

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Photos from the Bishop’s Tour 2017

(photos by Rev. McFadden)

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Lay Servant Ministries Winter School

The Walterboro District of the South Carolina United Methodist Conference will be holding LAY SERVANT MINISTRIES WINTER SCHOOL 2018 on March 3 & 4, 2018 at St. George UMC, St. George, SC.

The following courses will be offered:

  • Basic
  • Heritage
  • Understanding Men’s Ministry
  • Leading in Prayer
  • Planning Worship
  • UM Polity
  • Discovering Spiritual Gifts
  • Book of Discipline
  • Leading Bible Study
  • From Your Hearts to Theirs

To learn more about the content of the above courses visit https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/lay-servant-ministries-catalog

Registration forms will go out to pastors, lay leaders, and students in early January 2018.

(Dates for Lay Servant Ministries Summer School are August 25 & 26, 2018 at St. George UMC.)

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“The Faith We Sing” Song Books

Church of the Palms in Okatie is seeking upwards of 50 additional copies of “The Faith We Sing” song book to support their growing worship attendance.

If you have extras for lend or sale, please contact Norma Brown, Director of Music, at 843-379-1888 or YouBelong@palmsumc.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

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