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News February 20, 2015 posted by

A game-changing youth Revolution

By Jessica Brodie. More than 2,000 youth from across the state. Hundreds of new commitments to Christ. Major outpouring of volunteer hours. Dozens considering a call to ministry. In other words, organizers will tell you, Revolution 2015 was a “huge win,” a game-changer on so many levels.

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A game-changing youth Revolution
News February 6, 2015 posted by

Computers for Ghana

By Jessica Brodie. Churches in one of South Carolina’s most rural areas are coming together to help rural brothers and sisters a world away. The Orangeburg District of The United Methodist Church is partnering with The Methodist Church of Ghana to build a technology center and library in the remote village of Abesewa, Ghana, which is in the Ashanti Region of the northwestern African nation.

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Computers for Ghana
News January 26, 2015 posted by

Last call for the Bishop’s Road Show

By Jessica Brodie. S.C. lay leaders and lay servants are gearing up for the final two stops in the 12-district Bishop’s Road Show this month. S.C. Resident Bishop Jonathan Holston will head to the Anderson District Feb. 7 and the Spartanburg District Feb. 28 to meet one-on-one with lay servants and lay leaders, sharing wisdom on how to build healthy teams and churches.

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Last call for the Bishop’s Road Show
News January 26, 2015 posted by

Stepping up to the challenge

By Jessica Brodie. In what the Rev. Michael Turner calls “an overwhelming but wonderful” response to a church-wide challenge, Advent United Methodist Church raised $265,000 for the homeless this Christmas.

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Stepping up to the challenge
News December 22, 2014 posted by

Disaster response plan almost ready

By Jessica Brodie. After more than two years in the making, S.C. Conference disaster response leaders are about to roll out a comprehensive disaster response plan that will help churches across the state effectively respond when the unthinkable happens.

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Disaster response plan almost ready

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