August 10, 2020

COVID-19 Ministry Resources Purchase KN95 Personal Protection EquipmentThe General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) recently announced a new ministry partnership with On the Go Masks. The company is offering an exclusive program for the purchase of KN95 personal protection equipment (PPE) at a reduced rate so that churches and other United Methodist entities can [...]

Church Forges Connection with Schools through Student Meals Ministry

By Brett Hetherington* Over the past several months it has not been uncommon to hear about a school district providing meals for its students who were stuck at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many students enrolled in Ohio public school systems rely upon free and reduced-price lunch programs for meals during the school week. So, [...]

Mahoning Valley Church Leaders Speak Out Against Racism

The community was invited to Poland UMC on July 26 to hear religious leaders from across the Mahoning Valley share their powerful personal Stories of Racism in the Valley. Following the rally, those present had the opportunity to register to vote and to sign up for classes led by the Greater Youngstown Community Dialogue on [...]