SBC 21


The SBC 21 Team (Strengthening the Black Church for the 21st Century) of the Kentucky Conference of The United Methodist Church, was created to link successful congregational resource centers with congregations that are in search of new ideas and revitalization.  This is a program developed by Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church, to assist United Methodist churches with predominantly Black congregations become effective in mission and ministry.

For Black History Month of February 2021, the SBC21 and Religion & Race Teams have developed a series of videos to be shared all month long.

Download your copy of the SBC21 Strategic Plan.

Here are some of the events the SBC 21 Team of the Kentucky Conference has been doing:


Clergy Laity Retreat - March 2018




5th Sunday Worship - April 2018


Holiday Gathering - December 2017


Design Team Training With Coach - October 2017



 The Kentucky Annual Conference Design Team:

Deborah Allen

Kathy Ogletree Goodwin

George Burke

Thomas Moore

Shirley Burke

Tina Patterson

Jonna Carter

Leticia Preacely

Anthony Everett

Janis Brown Thompson

S. Mathieu Gnonhossou

Joseph Washington, SBC 21 DT Coach

Alvin Goodwin