Author Archives: Jessica Brodie

Bishop's Corner July 26, 2019 posted by Jessica Brodie

What are you waiting for?

In a world filled with complexity and uncertainty, it is easy to get overwhelmed. And the best way to counteract this kind of paralysis is to do something for someone else. A column by Bishop L. Jonathan Holston.

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What are you waiting for?
News June 11, 2019 posted by Jessica Brodie

A future of hope: Annual Conference 2019 wraps

By the time Annual Conference ended Thursday, June 6, the roughly 2,000 clergy and laity had passed a $16.8 million 2020 ministry budget for the church, ordained or commissioned 19 deacons and elders, collected hundreds of Native American elder baskets and 25 filled boxes of donated food for Harvest Hope, addressed three petitions and elected 32 delegates plus alternates to the 2020 General and Jurisdictional conferences. By Jessica Brodie.

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A future of hope: Annual Conference 2019 wraps
News June 11, 2019 posted by Jessica Brodie

AC passes new sexual ethics, clergy assessment policies

By Jessica Brodie. Annual Conference passed two new policies Monday recommended by the South Carolina Board of Ordained Ministry: an eight-year clergy assessment plan policy to help with ministry effectiveness, and a sexual and professional misconduct policy for clergy and church staff.

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News June 11, 2019 posted by Jessica Brodie

Teen delegate to Annual Conference reflects on experience

A common theme present throughout Annual Conference 2019 was the desire to bring in young leaders in the church. Youth, after all, represent a continued life of the church and hope for what is to come. That hope is personified in individuals such as Addie Hendrix. By Allison Redmond.

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Teen delegate to Annual Conference reflects on experience

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