host Church

THE Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Host Church

819 Woodrow Street, Columbia SC 29205

The Right Reverend Samuel L. Green, Sr.

Bishop, Presiding Prelate

The Seventh Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church

The SupervisOR Phyllis N. Green

WOMEN’S MISSIONARY SOCIETY

The Seventh Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church

THE REVEREND DR. CAESAR R. RICHBURG

SENIOR PASTOR, HOST

The Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of the Seventh Episcopal District of the AMEC  

THE FIRST LADY ELLA G. RICHBURG

  WOMEN’S MINISTRIES, HOST 

The Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of the Seventh Episcopal District of the AMEC  

The Reverend ROSALYN Coleman

Presiding eLDER, HOST

COLUMBIA DISTRICT, HOST

The Columbia Conference of the  Seventh Episcopal District

The Reverend M. Charmain Ragin

Presiding eLDER

nEWBERRY-sPARTANBURG dISTRICT

The Columbia Conference of the  Seventh Episcopal District

THE REVEREND SAMUEL MCPHERSON

Presiding  ELDER

LANCASTER DISTRICT

The Columbia Conference of the  Seventh Episcopal District

 

2019 Columbia Annual Conference Schedule

Revised  July 26, 2019

  • The YPD and DMC Ceremony will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019.
  • The WMS Annual Day will be held on Tuesday, October 8, 2019
  • The Annual Conference Opening Day is Wednesday, October 9, 2019, and the Closing is Friday evening, October 11, 2019.

 

Saturday, October 5, 2019

10:00 am……………………………………….……………Morning Glory – YPD Worship Service

1:30 pm…..……………………………………….…Debutante – Master Commission Ceremony

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

8:00 am………………………………….……………………..…..WMS Convention Registration

9:00 am……………………………………………….……………………WMS Business Session

10:00 am……………………………………………………Board of Examiners Meet with Bishop
11:00 am…..……………………………………………..………..…Bishop and Cabinet Meeting

1:00 pm……………………………………………………………………………WMS Luncheon

3:00 – 5:00 pm…..……Bishop in private consultation with Pastors and Congregations by request

………………………………………………………………………. Ministerial and Lay Training

6:30 pm…………………………………………………………WMS “Night In White” Service

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

7:45 am…………………………………………………………….…..………..Praise and Worship

8:00 am…………………………………………………………………………………………….Business Session

10:00 am ………………………………………………Opening Worship and Communion Service

1:30 pm………………………………………….…………………………………….………Lunch

3:00 pm…………………………………………………………………………… Business Session

5:30 pm………………………………………….……………………………………….…..Dinner

……………………………………………………..Minister’s Spouses Family Fellowship Dinner

7:00 pm……………………………………………………………..LAY Night Worship Service                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

 Thursday, October 10, 2019

7:00 am…………………………………….………………………..……………………..Breakfast

8:00 am……………………………………………………………………………………Praise and Worship

8:15 am………………………………….…………………..Morning Glory – Women In Ministry

9:30 am……………………………………………………………………………………….Business Session

12:00 pm……………………………………………………………………. Allen University Rally

1:30 pm……………………….……………………………………………………………… Lunch

3:00 pm……………….……………………………………..……………….……. Business Session

5:30 pm………………………………………….……………………………………….…..Dinner

7:00 pm…………………………………………………………….…SOA Night Worship Service                                                                                                                     

Friday, October 11, 2019

7:00 am…………………………………….………………………..……………………..Breakfast

8:45 am……………………………………………………………………………………Praise and Worship

9:00 am……………………………………………………………………………………….Business Session

11:00 am……………….…………………………………………………..…… Ordination Service

1:00 pm……………………….……………………………………………………………… Lunch

2:30 pm……………………………………………………………………………………….Business Session

4:30 pm………………………………………….…………………The Church School Explosion

6:00 pm…………………………………..CLOSING WORSHIP SERVICE & APPOINTMENTS

 

information for The Media

Forthcoming…

 

 

 

information for vendors

2019 Vendor Letter and Contract

information for the souvenir book

Advertisement Agreement 

information for attendees

For Clergy

For Delegates

For Churches

For Guests

For Observers

For Children & Youth

For Guests needing special assistance