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Editor's Views October 26, 2015 posted by

Strength to go on—in Christ

By Jessica Brodie. Somehow, life goes on. I find myself this week, as we prepare to go to press on the Advocate, shopping for Halloween costumes for our four kids and decorations for our church’s Trunk or Treat, wondering which side of the family to visit for Thanksgiving, scheduling doctor visits and oil changes and weekend chores and all the other trappings of my first-world life.

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Strength to go on—in Christ
News May 26, 2015 posted by

ERT: 10 years of missions

By Billy Robinson. On Feb. 24, eight United Methodist Volunteers In Mission personnel gathered in Biloxi, Mississippi, for the 2015 UMVIM/UMCOR Southeastern Jurisdiction Disaster Academy. While standing on the beach many reflected back on our first major response for the South Carolina UMVIM Early Response Team, which happened Sept. 6, 2005, in the first week’s aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

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ERT: 10 years of missions
News May 27, 2014 posted by

Holston, Watson others gather for S.C. UMVIM service

Praising the unrelenting call to mission by a heavenly Father who makes an offer we can’t refuse, Bishop Jonathan Holston led worship at an S.C. United Methodist Volunteers in Mission gathering April 13 that brought dozens from across the state to pray, sing, praise and celebrate the risen Lord whose great love for us prompts us to serve others in His name. By Jessica Connor.

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Holston, Watson others gather for S.C. UMVIM service

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