Strengthening Relationships in Liberia

By Brett Hetherington* “Everyone in Liberia knows Jesus. Evangelism has been very successful. The hard work is in discipleship.” These are the words of Samuel Quarshie, an associate pastor in Liberia and our driver and guide during our relationship-building visit to Liberia June 22 – July 4. During our time in the West African country, [...]

Love in Action: The Church Responds When Disasters Strike

By Rick Wolcott* Mission projects offer opportunities for each of us to bear lasting fruit and to live into our East Ohio Conference vision of being, making and maturing disciples of Jesus Christ; being God’s agents of transformation in our communities and throughout the world; and boldly reaching new people with God’s love. The United [...]

Christian Partnership on the Other Side of the World EOC Team Visits Cambodian Methodist Church

By Rick Wolcott* A team of 14 East Ohio Conference clergy and laity travelled to Cambodia June 26-July 8, 2019 to worship, fellowship, and be in small group discussions with our brothers and sisters in Christ. “We are all a part of the family of God,” said East Ohio Conference Bishop Tracy S. Malone during [...]