NEWS & EVENTS
Bishop Ordinary Willie J. Hill, Jr.
Posted September 8, 2022
On Saturday, August 13, 2022, at Grace REC, Moncks Corner, S.C., the Rev. Willie James Hill, Jr. was consecrated as the Bishop Coadjutor in the Diocese of the Southeast (REC). The spirited fill ceremony was attended by numerous Bishops (Bishop Hill specifically mentioned the Bishop from Germany), ministers, and well- wishers. Several comments were made about Hill. One specifically by his high school classmate who recounted that all knew he would become a minister.
Annual Ministers Wives & Widows Alliance Retreat
Posted September 13, 2022
The Ministers Wives & Widows Alliance held their Annual Retreat, September 10th at the Bishop Jerdan Conference Center. This was a fun-tastic day with good food and fellowship. Sister Dianne Young gave a wonderful presentation of "The Masters Builder Workshop." Sisters Linda Butler and Lorraine Guild quizzed everyone on identifying familiar "religious" phrases spoken in church or elsewhere.
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Members of the
Ministers Wives & Widows Alliance
Sister Butler holding a card that has the letters "HBBTMTIBTM" on it. Each letter is the first letter of a word in the phrase. HINT: the first letter "H" starts the word "He's". Can you correctly guess what the 10-word phrase is?
Pastor of New Bethel Reformed Episcopal Church
Posted June 26, 2022
New Bethel Reformed Episcopal Church installed their new Pastor Reverend Dr. Glenvil Gregory on Sunday, June 26, 2022.
Reverend Dr. Glenvil & First Lady Eldeana Gregory of New Bethel Reformed Episcopal Church.
MEET CMTS ALUMNI
REV. JOHN R PRIOLEAU SR.
Rev. John R. Prioleau Sr. is the Pastor of Liberty Reformed Episcopal Church in Jamestown, SC. He graduated from Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary in 1995 with a bachelor's Degree in Theology. The CMTS alumnus is the author of the book ‘If I Can Do It, You Can Do It Also, But Better. “I’m faith full with the goodness of the Holy Spirit and love for humanity.” Says Prioleau, “We as people God need to encourage one another and especially our youth and adults in so many ways, to keep the faith and don't give up regardless of the circumstance you face."
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THURS, MARCH 23, 3:00 PM
Inaugural Bishop Sanco K. Rembert Memorial Lecture
Dr. Bonnie B. Thurston
St. Paul’s Anglican Church 316 W. Carolina Avenue,
Summerville, SC 29483
“Persistence and Humility:
Jesus on Prayer in Luke’s Gospel”
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Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary turns 150
Founded in 1876 by the Rev. Peter Fayssoux Stevens CMTS will celebrate 150 years in 2026.
Stay tuned for more information about planning for this historic occasion.