Responding to proposed restructuring at 2012 Pre-General Conference News Briefing
Tim invited to Southwest Texas Annual Conference to debate church restructuring

Recent News:

  • Tim invited to Southwest Texas Annual Conference to debate church restructuring in preparation for General Conference.
  • Tim to present for 2012 Native American Leadership Retreat at Lake Junaluska, and the Columbia District's 2012 Men's Spiritual Retreat.
  • Video from GBHEM with ongoing questions for the CTA in preparation for GC 2012.
  • Tim featured at UMC.org, by GCSRW, and in UM Men's Magazine on church restructuring. Read Tim's full response at the Pre-GC News Briefing here.
  • Read the popular blog on Church Restructuring feat. at UM News Service, UM Portal, and more...
  • Candler School of Theology selects Tim for its Distinguished Alumni Award for service to the church.
  • SERNAC (Southeastern Regional Native American Caucus) endorses Tim as nominee for the Episcopacy for 2012 Jurisdictional Conference.
  • Tim embarks with Winthrop Wesley on mission trip to the CDCA in Nicaragua.
  • Tim to speak and serve as parliamentarian for the 2011 UMCMA Campus Ministers' Gathering in Nashville.

Welcome from the South Carolina Conference

For the second consecutive quadrennia, our Conference overwhelmingly elected Tim McClendon its first delegate to General Conference, and the delegation unanimously named Tim its Episcopal nominee. We are eager to share how Tim's calling, experience, and gifts have continued growing to make him an excellent nominee. Take time to hear some of his many endorsements from across the connection, including this brief word:

Tim's vision is to be hands on and in touch with the Church while empowering others in shared ministry. To learn about Tim's service, calling and potential explore here and read his response to the "7 Questions" for Episcopal Nominees.