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SEJ Day 2: Bishop Leonard Fairley to be South Carolina’s new episcopal leader

South Carolina is getting a new episcopal leader: Bishop Leonard Fairley. That was the biggest news of Day 2 of The United Methodist Church’s 2024 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, a three-day gathering held to do the business of the denomination in this region. Read the Day 2 wrap-up, by Jessica Brodie.

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SEJ Day 1: What happened?

South Carolina United Methodists are among the more than 400 delegates gathered this week for The United Methodist Church’s Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, a three-day gathering held to do the business of the denomination in this region. Here's what happened today.

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Let’s pick up our crosses, set our sights on our risen savior and walk with him, bringing others alongside. Let’s focus more on doing his work instead of arguing about things. By Jessica Brodie.

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