GUMC Is Loving Its Neighbors by Caravan

By Stephanie Nieset with Photos by Sara Jane Sargent* The Missions Team and members of Geneva First United Methodist Church (Western Reserve District) are turning the crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic into an opportunity to be a blessing to neighbors serving on the frontlines in their community. Members gathered in the church parking lot on [...]

Rest Stop Ministry Thanks Truck Drivers for Keeping Our Shelves Stocked

By Brett Hetherington* While Ohioans have been living under the shelter-at-home order over the past two months, we have still been able to travel to the grocery store or have food delivered. But how often have you stopped to think about the men and women who keep the store shelves stocked and the restaurant kitchens [...]

Students Continue Benefitting from Community Ministry and Churches Partnership during Pandemic

By Brett Hetherington* How do you connect students with resources and tutoring within their school district when their schools are closed due to a pandemic? If you are Neal Nelson, executive administrator of Catalyst Ministry, you start thinking outside of the box. “Before the shutdown our volunteers were providing over 50 hours of in-school tutoring,” [...]