Fundamental to the structure and shape of any United Methodist Church, the congregation is led in a team approach by gifted, volunteer lay people, paid staff persons, and clergy who are appointed by the Bishop.

Click here for our 2022 Lay Leadership List - updated as of Feb 7, 2022

Click here for our Wedding and Non-Wedding Facility Policies

Safe Sanctuaries is the name commonly given by United Methodist Annual Conferences and local churches to their individual efforts to make conferences, districts, and local church programs welcoming and safe for children, youth, and vulnerable adults. Bonaire’s purpose is to demonstrate our absolute and unwavering commitment to the physical safety and spiritual growth of all our children, youth, and vulnerable adults. Click here for our Safe Sanctuaries Policy

Bonaire is located in the North Central District of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church, which is the regional body of The United Methodist Church. It includes the geographical area of South Georgia with Columbus, Macon, and Waynesboro as the Northern boundary, and Alabama, Florida and South Carolina making up the other borders. South Georgia includes 6 smaller geographical divisions called “districts.” 

The South Georgia Conference is overseen by Bishop David Graves; read more about our Bishop here. You can learn more about our connection at SGAUMC.ORG.