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Bowling Green KY 42102
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416 East 11th Ave.
Bowling Green KY 42102
Phone: (270) 842-5075
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Camp Director Needed for Aldersgate

posted on September 08

The Kentucky Annual Conference of the UMC seeks to fill the position of Aldersgate Camp Director. For over 55 years, Aldersgate Camp and Retreat Center has welcomed campers, retreat guests, and ...

Camp Director Needed for Loucon

posted on September 08

The Kentucky Conference of the United Methodist Church seeks to fill the Loucon Camp Director position. For over 70 years, Loucon Training and Retreat Center has welcomed campers, retreat guests, and...

Whenever Wherever Worship

posted on September 08

A weekly online worship service produced by the Kentucky Annual Conference will launch Sept. 10 at 11:00 a.m. ET, with an eye toward attracting United Methodists who have been displaced by churches ...

Best Practices Clusters - 5 Part Series - Dynamite Prayer - Part 1 of 5

posted on August 02

What is it?  This program is designed to help small and mid-sized churches.  Prayer, Hospitality, Online Presence, Outreach, and Integration are five areas where each church can adopt new best ...

South Central District Conference

posted on June 27

District Conference to elect officers, vote on the district budget, meet our new District Superintendent.  Primarily for clergy and lay delegates to Annual Conference but anyone may attend.  The date ...

Stay UMC - Continuing as a Member of the United Methodist Church

posted on November 23

 In this season when some churches are choosing to disaffiliate from the United Methodist Church, we are frequently asked what to do if your local church votes to leave but you wish to remain.  If ...

SCD September 2022 newsletter

posted on August 31

2022 South Central District Conference

posted on May 18

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Resources for Church Finance Committees and Boards of Trustees

posted on May 11

Please use this informational list of resources in your local churches.

How to Assist the Ukrainian People

posted on March 02

United Methodists and others wishing to provide humanitarian assistance to the Ukrainian people in the wake of the Russian invasion of their country may contribute to Advance #982450, UMCOR ...

2022 PPRC training

posted on February 26

Tornado Disaster Relief 2021

posted on December 11

Keep up-to-date with all the information available in regards to the Tornadoes that struck western Kentucky on December 11, 2021 and what you can do to help the recovery process.   To help ...


South Central District Picnic

posted on September 19

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Video from Julie Hager Love

posted on September 15

This is a link to a video from Julie Hager Love, CEO of Kentucky United Methodist Children's Homes.

LACE Classes in South Central District

posted on August 12

  LACE 301 – Pastoral Care – Rev Janet Carden Monday August 23, 2021 – 6-9PM This class is an excellent opportunity for Lay Speakers who need a refresher course every 3 years to maintain their ...

Green-Hart Covenant Team Meeting

posted on July 10

The Green-Hart Covenant Team meets Sunday, August 15 at 2:00 p.m.  Place:  TBA.   Covenant Team Leader:  Gary Baker   For more information, please contact him at 859-608-8851.  This is for all UMC ...

2021-2022 District Leadership

posted on June 30

2021-2022 South Central District Leadership   District Committee on Ministry—Rob Hoffman, chair Clergy—Dale Curry, William Herndon, Calvin Johnson, Kent Lewis, David Oaks, Chuck Pruitt, Bill Richards,...

South Central District New Appointments/Assignments and Charge Changes

posted on June 29

These are the new appointments/assignments and charge changes in the South Central District Beaumont/Goodson—Paul Conrad Bethel/Flat Rock—Chuck Pruitt Cave City/Highland—Gary McGuffee Albany First ...

United Methodist Homes for Youth and Children

posted on April 28

This is from Julie Hager Love.  She has included a link to a video from Bishop Fairley about the 150th birthday of the Kentucky United Methodist Children's Homes.     This year we celebrate 150 years...

District Conference

posted on February 08

The South Central District will host their District Conference, Sunday, May 2 beginning at 2:00 p.m. by zoom.  This is for pastors and lay delegates to Annual Conference.  We will elect district ...

DCOM Request for Continuance form

posted on January 19

Pastors who are meeting with the DCOM should submit this completed form by January 22, 2021.

District Leadership for 2020-2021

posted on November 30

2020-2021 South Central District Leadership   District Committee on Ministry—Chuck Pruitt, chair Clergy—Bob Cooper, Dale Curry, William Herndon, Rob Hoffman, Calvin Johnson, Kent Lewis, David Oaks, ...

District Laity Report

posted on October 23

South Central District Laity Report 2020 By Linda Sparks, Lay Leader   The year 2020 reminded United Methodists in the South Central District that our faith is not bound by buildings and that the ...

South Central District On-line Worship Opportunities

posted on March 19

These are the responses that the district office has received about online worship opportunities:   Ben Martin at Columbia UMC: We lead worship from our house yesterday using Facebook live feed on the...

South Central District LACE class

posted on November 12


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This group of pastors and laity from across the South Central District completed LACE 301 - Congregational Context on November 11.  The class is an excellent resource for churches considering beginning a new ministry or new faith community.  If anyone is interested in learning more about this class or about LACE and Lay Servant Ministries they can contact Gina Lyon at 270-590-3255.
District apportionment form

posted on September 11

A district apportionment form has been added to the district website.  This form will assist treasurers in sending in monthly remittances to the district.  This is not to be used for the conference's ...


South Central District Worship Services

posted on February 25

The people of the South Central District met for worship, Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Trinity UMC in Columbia and at Broadway UMC in Bowling Green.  The Rev. Mark Dickinson, District Superintendent ...

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District Training Event Day 1

posted on January 13

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UMW District Mission Team meeting

posted on November 29

The District Mission Team of United Methodist Women will hold their last team meeting of the year this Saturday, December 1st beginning at 9AM at Glasgow First UMC.  All District UMW officers and 2018...

Installation of Mark Dickinson as DS

posted on September 16

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South Central District Picnic

posted on August 13

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Church Revivals and other special worship services

posted on August 07

October 7-9, 2018 Revival at Mt Lebanon in Green County.  Jack Chadwell is preaching each night.  Worship begins at 6:00 p.m. .

South Central District Fall 2018 LACE Schedule

posted on August 03

LACE(Leadership Academy for Church Excellence)/Lay Servant Ministry South Central District/KY Conference UMC Fall 2018     Week/Tract                       Session                                     ...

A Six-Month Check Up in the District

posted on July 24

84 Professions of faith in the first six months of the year in our district.  That was part of the good news this month.  In addition, pastors all across the district reported their membership changes...

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