Ohio Council of Churches Installs New Director

By Will Jones* The Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan is the new executive director of the Ohio Council of Churches. Sullivan, an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada, was installed during a service at Phillips Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Trotwood, Ohio on March 23. The [...]

EOC Clergy and Laity Support Delegates and the Church at General Conference

By Rick Wolcott* Many clergy and laity from the East Ohio Conference are among the 3,000 registered observers sitting in the bowl of The Dome of the America’s in St. Louis, Missouri taking in the worship services and legislative action of the Special Session of General Conference. The session was called to receive and act [...]

Communities Come Together to Honor the Life and the Impact of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By Rick Wolcott* January 15 was the 90th anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther King, Jr. The life of the Baptist minister and civil rights activist was cut short by an assassin’s bullet in 1968, but his words and actions continue to be an inspiration for people today. “Dr. King’s teachings are more relevant [...]