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Bishop's Corner April 27, 2021

The question is

By Bishop L. Jonathan Holston. Walking with Bishop Knox into the town of Alajuela, I asked him his expectations of clergy. He responded, “To be on the cutting edge of ministry, making a difference for the sake of Christ.”

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The question is
News March 31, 2021

Easter lilies bring hope to homebound

This Easter, people unable to leave their homes because of illness or other issues will get some springtime cheer courtesy of an Easter lily delivery project led by the Rock Hill District of the UMC.

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Easter lilies bring hope to homebound
Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications
News March 31, 2021

Love and justice: St. John’s hosts vaccine registration

One United Methodist church in South Carolina is stepping up to meet a need, helping seniors and others get registered for their COVID-19 vaccine. And now, other churches are doing the same.

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Love and justice: St. John’s hosts vaccine registration
Carol Harvey, a City of Rock Hill employee, is one of many church and community members who has been volunteering regularly at the St. John’s Vaccination Registration Clinic. Here, she helps two men sign up for their vaccines.
So much to be celebrated: Annual Conference June 6-7 lifts up growth, future
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So much to be celebrated: Annual Conference June 6-7 lifts up growth, future

By Jessica Brodie. Planning has shifted to the final phase for this year’s Annual Conference, a shortened, mostly online event that will be livestreamed from the Florence Center June 6-7. But make no mistake—while the conference will be online, organizers consider it to be no less of a celebration and opportunity for gathering as traditional, in-person Annual Conference has been.
When I can’t serve
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When I can’t serve

By Jessica Brodie. Have you ever been frustrated because you can’t do something you desperately, fervently want to do?

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