Officials from the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church gathered with members of Harlem United Methodist Church on Aug. 19 to break ground for a new parsonage, which will be in the Ansley Place subdivision. Conducting the ceremony are the Rev. Charles Broome (from left), chairman of the Augusta District's Board of Church Location and Building; the Rev. Dr. Mike Shearon, senior pastor of Harlem United Methodist Church; the Rev. Gary Dean, former Augusta district superintendent; and the Rev. Charles Savage II, president of the Georgia United Methodist Foundation.