Rome-Carrolton District Event to Feature Ambassador Andrew Young


The Rome-Carrollton District of The United Methodist Church will host Ambassador Andrew Young as keynote speaker for "Ripples of Change: Race, Leadership, and Servanthood in the Church" on Sunday, March 4.

The event will be held at Douglasville First UMC at 3 pm in the sanctuary. After the keynote address by Ambassador Young, three breakout sessions will be offered. Rev. Dr. Byron Thomas, Senior Pastor of Ben Hill UMC will lead a session on Race; Rev. Dr. Stuart Gulley, President of Woodward Academy, will lead a session on Servanthood; and Rev. Dr. Phil Schroeder, Director of Congregational Development, will lead a session on Leadership.

The church is located at 6167 Prestley Mill Road in Douglasville. For more information, visit