Bishop Tracy S. Malone Elected President-Designate of the Council of Bishops

For Immediate ReleaseWednesday, November 03, 2021 Bishop Bickerton elected as next president of UMC Council of Bishops WASHINGTON, D.C. - Bishop Thomas Bickerton, the residential bishop of New York Conference, was elected today as the next president of the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church during the bishops’ online meeting via Zoom. "It is very humbling to [...]

East Ohio Conference Clergy Partner in Mission to Serve Others

Clergy from across the East Ohio Conference joined together on Saturday, October 16 for a day of worship, fellowship, learning, and service at four mission-partner sites: Blue Rose Mission in Mansfield, Covered Bridge Mission in Jefferson, Epworth Center in Bethesda, and the Nehemiah Mission of Cleveland. Licensed local pastors, associate members, ordained and commissioned Elders [...]

Saturation Sunday Services Support the Teach • Reach • Bless Campaign

By Rick Wolcott* “East Ohio, we’re here because of you. God bless you. God bless you for helping Africa University and also God bless you for growing the Church,” said James Salley, associate vice chancellor for Institutional Advancement to members of the Africa University Development Committee gathered in the ballroom of the Sheraton Cleveland Airport [...]