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Saturday, August 29, 2020
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4/29/2021
Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson has named the North Georgia Conference Ministerial Education Fund as the 2021 Annual Conference Special Offering. The Ministerial Education Fund provides scholarships to seminary and undergraduate students, course-of-study...

9/10/2020
North Georgia Annual Conference Virtual Session August 29, 2020 Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson, presiding On Saturday, August 29, nearly 2,000 North Georgia United Methodists gathered for a beloved time of conferencing in a new way. Meeting virtually ...

9/8/2020
Thanks to all who were part of the production (onsite and remote) of the first Virtual North Georgia Annual Conference Session. Their faithful collaboration enabled approximately 1,800 members and guests of the Conference to participate in the ...

8/30/2020
Members of the 2020 North Georgia Conference adopted and put in place the final steps to implement a new 8-district structure for our Annual Conference.  The 8 new districts are more reflective of today’s North Georgia Conference and the communities...

8/28/2020
Photos: (Above) Bishop Sue presiding over the 2020 Annual Conference online. Photo courtesy of Rev. Dr. Joseph McBrayer. (At right) Conference Associate Secretary Rev. Joya Abrams takes minutes from home this morning. Photo courtesy of Nate Abrams.  ...

8/19/2020
The North Georgia Conference will hold a virtual Annual Conference Session on Saturday, August 29. Gathering and log on will begin at 8:30 am. Session One is from 9:30 to 12:30 and Session Two is from 1:30 to 4:30.    The virtual session will utilize...

8/17/2020
As Annual Conference 2020 approaches there are a few ways members of the Annual Conference can prepare for the session. Here are three important steps to prep: #1 - Register. Register between now and August 25. Be sure you receive your confirmation ...

8/14/2020
The members of the 2020 North Georgia Annual Conference voted to approve the closing of 23 churches. In circumstances when keeping a church open is no longer sustainable, our denomination has guidelines in place to direct the congregation and its ...

7/29/2020
Updated August 17, 2020   The 2020 virtual Annual Conference session will utilize a trusted online meeting and voting platform that will allow members to securely participate using an internet-connected device. The platform will also allow guests to ...

7/22/2020
By Sybil Davidson Reducing the apportionment budget while maximizing the percentage of expenses used for ministry has long been a priority of the Conference Finance and Administration committee and the Conference Treasurer's Office, and it has been ...

7/16/2020
More than 700 North Georgia Conference clergy and members of the Board of Ministry gathered online July 16 for our first-ever virtual Clergy Executive Session. Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson presided over the session and was joined by Director of the ...

6/18/2020
Because Annual Conference is meeting virtually this year, there will not be an on-site event for Blueprint for Wellness. However, there are several options for completing the Blueprint for Wellness biometric screening prior to September 30, 2020. ...

6/10/2020
As Conference leaders navigate planning for Annual Conference 2020 as responsibly as they can, they have determined that we cannot meet the needed safety measures that would be necessary to host an in-person Annual Conference Session in August.    ...

5/18/2020
Updated May 18 With an aim toward optimizing mission, ministry, and stewardship across the North Georgia Conference, Conference leadership developed a proposal to restructure our districts from 12 to 8. Working with a strategic growth consultant, ...

4/19/2020
Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson has announced projected full-time appointment changes for 2020-2021. These appointments will be effective July 1 or September 1, as listed beside each appointment.  "The Cabinet and I are confident that the Annual ...