Solid Rock Retreat Filled with Solid Faith

By Jonathan Naylor * I would like to thank the Ohio Valley District Youth for supporting Solid Rock Retreat. For those of you that do not know, Solid Rock Retreat is a weekend retreat held at the FFA (Future Farmers of America) Camp Muskingum for junior high and high school students which was held the weekend [...]

Rev. Bruce Hitchcock to lead Ohio Valley District

Bishop Tracy S. Malone has appointed the Rev. Bruce Hitchcock as superintendent of the Ohio Valley District.  He succeeds the Rev. Jim Winkler, who is appointed as lead pastor of Mayfield UMC (Western Reserve District).  Both appointments are effective July 1. "Rev. Bruce Hitchcock is a visionary leader, a strategic thinker and one who brings many learnings [...]

Community Joins Together for Back to School Bash

North 6th Street was the place to be for parents and students in Steubenville on August 17 when the Urban Mission hosted the community’s Back to School Bash. The hundreds of families that lined up hours before the bash began were treated to a special performance by the Steubenville High School marching band to kick [...]