Sep 20

UMVIM Team Leader Training

UMVIMTrinity UMC (Fountain Inn) will host an UMVIM team leader training on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9:40 am – 2 pm.

The cost is $35 plus the cost of lunch.  

For additional information or to register, please contact Nick Elliott at or Kim Bailey at Trinity UMC at 862-4561 or


Sep 20

The Bishop’s Road Show

Bishop HolstonBishop Holston will be touring the districts and meeting with laity of local churches in each district.

Bishop Holston will offer insights and ideas on ways to develop healthy lay leadership teams and healthy churches. Engage in dialogue with the Bishop and other local church lay leadership. If you are a local church lay leader or lay servant ministry participant, you will want to make plans to attend. Sessions will include exchanges with Bishop Holston on best practices for establishing healthy environments within the local church. It will be a fun time as we gather together with the Bishop and other conference staff and leadership to talk about ways churches focus on the goal of making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Oct. 11—Greenville District | Trinity UMC, 2703 Augusta St., Greenville
Each gathering will be on a Saturday from 9am – 2pm and will include lunch. 

If you are a Lay Leader or a Lay Servant Minister, please click here to register your attendance.
The meal is free, but we need to make sure we have enough without wasting food. Your registration is cordially requested.

Thank you!

Sep 03

Lay Servant Ministry Fall School Schedule

Download Registration form


Fall 2014

Aug 28

District Fall Youth Worship – Sept. 28

Youth Worship

Aug 11

Charge Conference Schedule Changed – See Update

charge conferenceThe charge conference schedule has been changed due to some schedule conflicts.
Click the link below to download a PDF file of the entire schedule.

Charge Conference Schedule

The schedule also appears on the Google calendar.

Important Note: The District Superintendent will be meeting with every PPRC group 30 minutes before the Charge conference is set to begin. (Example: for a 3:00 pm charge conference, the PPRC would meet at 2:30 pm.) Pastors will be included and need to let these persons know to be present and provide a meeting room for that purpose.

Aug 09

LARCUM To Focus on Education – October 13

LARCUMThe 2014 LARCUM Bishops’ Dialogue on the Church Support of Public Education will take place on Monday, October 13, 2014.

The event will be held at Our Lady of the Hills Cartholic Church, 120 Marydale Lane in Columbia, SC 29210, from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm.

Dr. Tammy Pawloski, Director of the Center of Excellence and Professor of Early childhood Education at Francis Marion University will be the guest speaker.

The cost is $20.00, and registration is required by October 6.

LARCUM flier – click here to download a flyer and registration form.
mail to: The Office of Ecumenical & Interreligious Affairs
C/O Melissa Walker
PO Box 2704
Irmo, SC 29063

For more information you may call 803-345-7407, or email


Apr 25


We are pleased that you have visited the webpage of the Greenville District of the United Methodist Church of the South Carolina Annual Conference.

Welcome.  We extend an invitation to visit any of our churches.  Clergy as well as lay persons stand ready to assist you in the quest to locate a church home.  We continue to be about the task of inviting persons to become disciples of Jesus Christ, assisting them to grow in discipleship and sending them out to live as faithful disciples.  Please come and join with us as we seek to remain faithful servants of God.

Currently, there are 59 charges and 72 churches within the District.  Included in this number are both a Hispanic Mission and a Korean Mission. Our churches offer a varied ministry seeking to meet the needs of persons at every stage of the lifespan.  If you are seeking a place of worship, nurture and outreach, visit any of our churches and let us assist you on your spiritual journey.  Please call the District Office at 864-233-3611, or email at, if we can assist you.

South Carolina United Methodist ClergyMay God bless you.

Rev. George Howle

District Superintendent