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News September 25, 2019

Day of Service helps Hurricane Florence recovery

By Jessica Brodie. One year after Hurricane Florence, and on the heels of narrowly missing a hit this fall from Hurricane Dorian, United Methodists across South Carolina got a chance to help people impacted by the storm in a conference-wide Disaster Recovery Day of Service.

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Day of Service helps Hurricane Florence recovery
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News September 25, 2019

Mount Horeb pays off building debt in five years

By Jessica Brodie. Mount Horeb—the largest-membership United Methodist church in South Carolina and the fifth-fastest growing Methodist church in the U.S.—is celebrating this month. Not only has it paid off in five years its $17 million building campaign and land debt, but it has also contributed more than $5 million above and beyond toward mission work outside its church.

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Mount Horeb pays off building debt in five years
Nelson tapped as delegation’s episcopal nominee
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Nelson tapped as delegation’s episcopal nominee

By Jessica Brodie. The Rev. Ken Nelson has been tapped as South Carolina’s episcopal nominee by the South Carolina delegation to the 2020 General and Jurisdictional conferences. Nelson will be among those considered for the role of bishop in the Southeastern Jurisdiction’s 15 annual conferences when the next Jurisdictional Conference is held beginning July 15, 2020. At least five episcopal openings are expected as bishops currently serving in conferences shift into retirement.
Stop the madness
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Stop the madness

This month, October, is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And sadly, South Carolina ranks fifth in the nation in the rate of women murdered by men. Your silence and your inaction could be deadly. Together, we can do something to help.

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