Blanket Exercise Raises Awareness of Painful Native American History

By Brett Hetherington* There is an old adage that states: “Those who do not remember the past are doomed to repeat it.” Over the years this adage has proven to be true in America, especially when it comes to how minority groups are treated. Firestone Park United Methodist Church (Canal District) hosted the KAIROS Blanket [...]

Church Fish Fry Offers More Than Just a Meal

By Brett Hetherington* If you have been around Brunswick United Methodist Church (North Coast District) in the past 20 years or so, you are aware of the church fish fry that is open to the public and runs every Friday evening during Lent. The fish fry is run entirely by volunteers and is anticipated every [...]

The Nehemiah Mission Celebrates 15 Years of Sending People to the City

By Jim Szakacs * On March 2, The Nehemiah Mission celebrated 15 years of outreach to the Cleveland metro area by recognizing its founders, the Rev. H. Daniel Drew and the Rev. Dr. Jan Yandell. As part of that recognition the worship room at the mission has been named The Yandell - Drew Center for [...]