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 [...]

Christ is Alive in the Mission Ministry of Fitchville UMC

By Rev. Kathy Dickriede* We are called to make and mature disciples of Jesus Christ so that we can transform the world – but that transformation doesn’t always happen overnight. The congregation of Fitchville UMC (Firelands District) is excited to see that a decision made in 2015 will soon make life easier for people it [...]

Congregation Took a Mission Trip While Never Leaving Home

By Brett Hetherington* Willoughby United Methodist Church (Western Reserve District) has a strong commitment to global missions. The congregation has been partnering with other churches in the area since 2005 to pool resources in order to form a working ministry relationship with churches in the country of Zimbabwe. These churches have been dubbed the Zimbabwe [...]