Photo Albums

Multi-Faith Community Prayer Gathering

Bishop Sue participates in A Multi-faith Community Prayer Gathering at the Clarkston Community Center. Photos: Rev. Joseph McBrayer

Loads of Love

Churches across North Georgia are collecting truckloads of UMCOR Relief Kits

ADOX District Office Tour

Tour the new ADOX District Office (Photos: Pam Sheldon)

Pre-Conference 2017

Here are the Gatherings and meeting that happen before conference begins.

Native American Gathering 2017

Every year, North Georgia United Methodists gather for a special Native American Service at Pine Log UMC.

Mission Trip to Lumberton, NC

North Georgia Conference Connectional Ministries staff and cabinet spent a week serving in Lumberton, NC, a community hard hit by Hurricane Matthew.

The Sound of Freedom Concert

Johns Creek UMC celebrated the restoration of their pipe organ, donated by Trinity Church in NY, and previously damaged from 9/11.

Advent Hot Cocoa Outreach

North Georgia United Methodists offered free hot cocoa and a warm invitation to visit a United Methodist Church this Christmas.

2016 Christmas Open House

The Methodist Center hosted an Open House, complete with Christmas decorations and even a photo booth.

What'll Ya Have

North Georgia serves up lunch to members of Global Ministries Board of Directors and Staff. Photos: Rev. Joseph McBrayer

Quadrennial Leadership Training 2016

2016 Conference Committees Meet

Service of Installation for Bishop Sue Haupert- Johnson

Photos by Pam Sheldon and Rev. Joseph McBrayer

Global Mission Fellows Commissioning

Global Ministries commissions 46 young adult missionaries in Atlanta

SEJ Conference 2016

Delegates across the Southeastern Jurisdiction gather at Lake Junaluska

Behind the Scenes

We love Annual Conference volunteers, organizers, and associate secretaries!

Meals and Gatherings

Special meals and events at AC2016

Annual Conference 2016 - Pre-Conference

United Methodists gather in Athens!

General Conference Day 3 Photos

Work in plenary and legislative committees continues

General Conference: Day 2 Photos

North Georgia's delegation joined in worship and discussion before breaking into legislative committees.

General Conference: Welcome to Portland and Opening Worship

The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body meets at the Oregon Convention Center

Palm Sunday/Leave-Take Service at Druid Hills UMC

Druid Hills UMC host their final services on Palm Sunday.

Dances with the Stars 2016

Clergy put on their dancing shoes to raise money for the Matthew Initiative

LaGrange College Mission Celebration 2016

LaGrange College partnered with Global Ministries for its Inaugural missions conference.

Prayers for General Conference at Zoar UMC

Several gathered at Zoar UMC to prayer over North Georgia's delegates for General Conference 2016

Missions Networking Gathering

A chance for those involved with and interested in missions to meet and discuss ideas and experiences.

Common Ground Grand Opening Weekend

Connexion UMC at North Covington opened a coffee shop next door to their sanctuary.

Getting to Know Your Neighbor - Riverdale

Riverdale UMC tapped into its multicultural history through stories told by church members.

Fall Fun at Rome UMCs

Several United Methodist Churches in Rome are celebrating the fall season with animal blessings, yard sales, and pumpkin patches.

Walk In It Retreat

The Walk In It Children's Retreat for 3rd-6th graders took place in September 2015 at Glisson Camp and Retreat Center.

Buford First Christian Life Center Ground Breaking

Buford First UMC breaks ground on a Christian Life Center in order to continue serving their dedicated community.

The Vine Flowery Branch

The Vine opens a second campus in Flowery Branch through a marriage with The Springs

Annual Conference 2015- Session 8

Highlights: Appointments, Closing Worship

Annual Conference 2015- Session 7

Highlights: Connectional Ministries, Glisson, Congregational Development Report

Annual Conference 2015- Session 6

Highlights:, Action Ministries, Churches of Excellence, UMM, UMW, Simpsonwood

Annual Conference 2015- Session 5

Highlights: Welcoming GBGM, Denman Awards, UM Children's Home,

Annual Conference 2015- Session 4

highlights: Service of Remembrance, MyUmCall, GBGM

Annual Conference 2015 - Session 3

Highlights: Retiree Speeches, Passing of the Mantle

Annual Conference 2015- Session 1

Highlights: Opening Worship, Communion, Voting Devices

Meals, Meetings, and More

Prayers for Emmanuel AME, Special Lunches, Atrium

Native American Gathering 2015

CONAM gathered at Pine Log UMC to celebrate Native American heritage and honor their 2015 scholars.

Dining Hall Consecration

Five hundred plus supporters of Glisson Camp and Retreat Center attended the celebration of the new dining hall.

Dances with the Stars 2015

Fundraising event for The Matthew Initiative

Imagine No Malaria Benefit Concert

Francine Reed and The Feed and Seed Marching Band

Connectional Ministries Board Meetings

Photos From Connectional Ministries WORLD Meetings.

Praying in Color

Children's Ministry Connection hosted a day of workshops with writer, Sybil MacBeth.

GBGM Welcome Service

The Georgia Conferences welcomed GBGM to their new home at Grace UMC in Atlanta with a special service.

Foodstock 2014

Foodstock 2014 took place at Dunwoody UMC. The event resulted in 303,224 meals packaged.

College Park Rally Day

College Park UMCs host a rally day for children and youth

UMC Sports Sundays

We highlight unique and extraordinary sports programs on Sundays.

Honoring Rev. Bob Gillespie

The United Methodist Children's Home named their Education Center after Bob Gillespie

SEJ Lay Servant Ministries 2014 Conference

The SEJ Lay Servant Ministries Conference took place in North Georgia's Oak Grove UMC.

Creative Ministry of Eastside Church

Eastside Church of Decatur reaches out to congregation and community through artistic expression.

Service of Ordination and Commission

Tuesday Evening Service

5K Race

For The Matthew Initiative

Rally Day

Those involved in ministries for ages 0-25 were invited to attend a day at Annual Conference

Child Care and Grow Day Camp

Children having fun during Annual Conference!

Other

Various candid photos

Special Meals

Special meals, hosted by various ministries, schools, etc

CONAM Worship at Pine Log Campground 2014

The Conference Committee on Native American Ministries held a special event at Pine Log Campground on May 3. See photos from the day.

Needlepoint Projects by Fort Street UMC and Glenn Memorial UMC

Glenn Memorial UMC and Fort Street UMC joined together as sister churches to sew kneelers for Fort Street UMC's sanctuary as well as a special creation of the Stations of the Cross which will be dedicated on Palm Sunday, 2014 at Glenn Memorial during the 5:05 service.