Young adults from Ohio Northern University serve churches

Ohio Northern University has five OUTSTANDING OUTREACH teams ready to serve you and your church!  The full name of this branch is Outreach and Growth Teams. The outreach part involves each team using their God-given talents and abilities to enrich the churches they visit by offering a refreshing look and listen to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The growth part starts with weekly rehearsals, which include team prayer, caring and sharing. It continues during rehearsal as skills improve and insights are received.

West Ohio’s AIDS Healing Weekend Brings Love and Hope!

by Sharon Thomas and Linda Bales Todd

Sixty persons gathered August 23-25 at Widewater Retreat Center near Toledo, OH to journey with each other at the AIDS Healing Weekend sponsored by the West Ohio Annual Conference.  This annual event is open to persons affected and infected with HIV & AIDS and is a time for celebration of lives lost and lives living with the disease.


Phone scam targets United Methodist churches

Thursday, September 12, the West Ohio Conference office sent via email a warning to appointed clergy and church offices concerning a telephone scam that is moving across the denomination targeting United Methodist churches. Friday, September 13 a second one was sent to an even wider audience and have placed additional posts on Facebook and Twitter with this same information as well.