MILLEDGEVILLE — The Rev. Sophia Hyon recently was appointed as pastor of Milledgeville United Methodist Church, effective Nov. 1.
Hyon was born and grew up in South Korea. She received a degree from the graduate school of Methodist Theological University in Seoul with a concentration in pastoral care and counseling. She came to the U.S. to study at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, where she received her Master of Divinity in 2015.
Hyon will serve both Coleta and Milledgeville UMCs. Sunday worship service time at Milledgeville UMC has changed to 10:30 a.m. as a result. Sunday school will begin at 9:15 a.m. beginning Nov. 6.
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