All 2019 Church council members are strongly encouraged to attend as we begin the year fresh and motivated to Serve and Lead in order to “Inspire All People to Be Disciples of Jesus Christ.”

The St. John Leadership Workshop will be held on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at The Foundry, 801 Greene St., Augusta. The workshop will feature special guest, Rev. Betsy Butler, Minister of Outreach at Athens First UMC. Coffee bar and breakfast snacks begin at 8:30am. Lunch and nursery will be provided. RSVP on the form here or to the church office. 706-724-9641

Meal reservation


Augusta District Training – Thomson First, Jan. 13, 3-5pm

Church leaders are encouraged and all church members are invited to attend these workshops.

You may choose up to 2 of the following workshops which are offered at each of the 50 minute session times.

  • Creating a Culture of Hospitality – Rev. John Kenney/Sarah MacDonald
  • Trustees – Rev. Dr. Mike Cash
  • Staff Parish Relations Committee – Rev. Terry Fleming
  • What are Fresh Expressions? – Rev. Dr. Beth Sanders/Rev. Scott Parrish
  • Foster Care and How Your Church Can Help  – Rev. Lindsey Solomon
  • Unique Challenges faced by Older Adults – Rev. Karen Kagiyama
  • For Finance Committee members, there are webinars at