Upcoming Clergy Events

Why We Meet

  • We meet for friendship.
  • We meet for leadership growth.
  • We meet for worship.

Upcoming Events

DCM – August 17 at 6:30 Trinity Anderson

September 5-7: Bishop’s School of Ministry, Myrtle Beach

September 12: District Clergy Meeting, “The Pursuit of Authentic Leadership” Bethesda UMC, Easley 9AM-3:30PM

September 19: Health Insurance Workshops with Rev. David Anderson (Conference Pension and Health Benefits Officer) St. John’s UMC, Anderson 2PM-4PM and 6:30PM-8:30PM

Fall Lay Leadership Classes – October 7-8

October 9: District Clergy Meeting, Stewardship Seminar with Douglas Himes  St. Luke UMC, Walhalla 9AM-4PM

November 9: Gathering of the Clergy Orders, Lexington UMC 10A

  • Tue
    13
    Jan
    2015
    8:30AM-12PMBethesda UMC, 516 Piedmont Rd, Easley, SC 29642

    Coffee will be served from 8:30-9AM.

    We will gather from 9AM-12PM for Clergy discussion.

  • Fri
    13
    Feb
    2015
    9AM - 3PMPendleton UMC, Pendleton, SC

    Dr. Kennon Callahan will facilitate a discussion around "Living as people of Grace, Peace, and Hope."

  • Mon
    16
    Feb
    2015
    9-11AMFirst UMC, 115 West 1st Ave, Easley, SC 29640

    Clergy will gather with District Superintendent Susan Leonard-Ray for a time of centering around the book The Recovery of a Contagious Methodist Movement by George G. Hunter III.

  • Tue
    10
    Mar
    2015
    10AM-2:30PMLexington UMC, 309 E Main St, Lexington, SC 29072
  • Tue
    10
    Mar
    2015
    9:00 amLexington UMC, Lexington, SC
  • Wed
    18
    Mar
    2015
    9-11AMMain Street UMC, 300 North Main St, Abbeville, SC 29620

    Clergy will gather with District Superintendent Susan Leonard-Ray for a time of centering around the book The Recovery of a Contagious Methodist Movement by George G. Hunter III.

  • Sun
    05
    Apr
    2015
    9AM - 12PMGrace UMC, Abbeville, SC

    Our discussion will center around "Practicing Self Care in the Midst of Ongoing Pastoral Care."

  • Thu
    16
    Apr
    2015
    9AM-12PMClemson UMC, 300 Frontage Road, Clemson, SC 29631

    Coffee will be served from 9-9:30AM.

    We will gather from 9:30AM-12PM for Clergy discussion. We will share a time of hearing from our retiring pastors as they reflect on the question “The Best of What I Know” as it relates to ministry. Rev. Randy Taylor, Rev. Kempie Shepard, Rev. Calvin Smith and Rev. Clara Martin-Gary are our colleagues who are retiring at Annual Conference this year.

  • Sun
    03
    May
    2015
    3-4PMTrinity UMC, 1809 N Main St, Anderson, SC 29621

    To prepare for our time together, all lay members to Annual Conference and clergy are invited to the District Pre-Conference Training. We will gather in the Fellowship Hall. Because this is a voting year, there is more to be aware of and prepared for as we go to Florence for Annual Conference.

  • Tue
    05
    May
    2015
    6:30 pmClemson UMC, Clemson, SC
  • Thu
    07
    May
    2015
    6:30 pmSt. Mark UMC, 616 Quincy Rd, Seneca, SC 29678

    The Sending Forth Dinner is for celebrating those who are moving within the district, leaving the district, and either heading towards retirement or a new appointment.

  • Fri
    05
    Jun
    2015
    Mon
    08
    Jun
    2015
    Florence Civic Center, Florence, SC
  • Sun
    07
    Jun
    2015
    Thu
    11
    Jun
    2015
    Florence Civic Center, 3300 W Radio Dr, Florence, SC 29501
  • Tue
    01
    Sep
    2015
    Thu
    03
    Sep
    2015
  • Wed
    09
    Sep
    2015
    9AM - 12PMNew Hope UMC, Anderson, SC

    Cathy Joens will facilitate the StrengthsFinder workshop.

  • Tue
    20
    Oct
    2015
    9AM - 12PMSt. John's UMC, Anderson, SC

    Rev. Susan Leonard-Ray will facilitate a discussion around "Preaching in the Season of Advent and Christmas."

  • Thu
    12
    Nov
    2015
    9:00 amLexington UMC, Lexington, SC
  • Sat
    14
    Nov
    2015
    9AM - 2PMTo Be Announced

    All Pastors and their Leadership Teams are invited to the BBQ Bash with Bishop Holston.

  • Thu
    03
    Dec
    2015
    6:00 pmTo Be Announced