Annual Race at the Rock goes Virtual

By Brett Hetherington* Every summer for 14 years, Flat Rock Homes, Care Center, and Community Services has hosted a fundraising event known as the Race at the Rock. Individuals, families, teams and congregations have traveled to the site of the East Ohio Conference Health & Welfare agency in the Firelands District to participate in a [...]

September 8, 2020

Annual Conference AC 2020 – September 26-27We will gather virtually via a Zoom webinar on September 26-27 to conduct the essential business of the Conference. During this final year of our quadrennial theme, Bearing Fruit that Lasts: Called, Committed, Connected, we will highlight the importance of being connected to God, to our neighbors, and to [...]

Churches Find New Ways to Reach Families During Pandemic

By Brett Hetherington* Summer has come and gone. As teachers welcome back students to largely digital classrooms, we look back at one summer tradition that children look forward to every year – Vacation Bible School. With COVID-19 restrictions in place, many churches were not able to host VBS programs in the traditional mode and made [...]