Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
The Miami Valley District invites you to submit “A Strategic Plan for Bold Ministry Ideas.” As a district, we are embracing the symbolism of a bridge and challenging ourselves to build bridges to those who need the love, grace, mercy, and justice of Jesus Christ. We want to hear how you see God guiding you into creative ways of reaching out in ministry and attracting others to follow Jesus Christ. As Jesus went about his work, he built bridges to those he encou... continue reading
Friday, Aug 4, 2017
The Festival of Sharing will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9am - 12pm at the new STEAM innovation Center, 60 Collegeview Road, Westerville, OH 43081.   Click on these links to see kit assembly information for School Kits, Hygiene Kits and Emergency Cleanup Buckets. Throughout the Miami Valley there will be drop off locations at: Clark County:  Northridge UMC, 4610 Derr Road, Springfield, OH  45503 (937) 399-1909 Drop off:  Monday - Friday until S... continue reading
Friday, Jul 14, 2017
Join Rev Glenn Sweigart of Liberty United Methodist Church on a 9 day European Adventure to see the Oberammergau Passion Play. Since 1634, the most famous Passion Play in the world has taken place in Oberammergau.  The tradition, maintained and experienced almost without interruption for over 380 years, of putting on the play about the suffering, death and resurrection of Christ every ten years, will be continued for the 42nd time in 2020.  It is regarded as th... continue reading
Thursday, Jul 6, 2017
Phil 4:13   “I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” Leadership in  your church is an honor and a privilege.  To serve God’s people as a small group leader, hospitality coach, usher, children’s servant leader, or any other servant role, is an answer to the commitment we made as Christ followers.  Leadership grows through experience and through intentional learning. Please prayerfully consider taking time to ignite your soul for God and others... continue reading
Saturday, May 27, 2017
We are the Miami Valley District of the West Ohio Conference of The United Methodist Church. We are comprised of churches from Champaign, Clarke, Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, Preble and Shelby counties.
Friday, May 5, 2017
Join Pastor Gene and Drema Phelps as they travel to the Holy Land, April 17 - 26, 2018.  See attached flyer for details.
Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016
Many of you have been working to understand what implications, if any, the proposed December 1 FLSA changes would have on your church or organization. Last Tuesday a Texas federal judge issued a nationwide injunction blocking the implementation of the proposed changes. For the time being, that means all the current parameters of the FLSA remain in effect. As a recap, these are the highlights: Determine an employee’s exempt or not-exempt status by examining the... continue reading
Friday, Sep 9, 2016
One of my parishioners is a foster parent for Montgomery County and has brought to our attention a dire need for additional foster parents for local children ages 5+. Centerville United Methodist is hosting an informational session by a trainer from Montgomery County Children Services on Thursday Sept 22nd at 6:30pm to explain the need, talk about what it means to be a foster parent, who is eligible since there are a lot of incorrect assumptions out there, and... continue reading
Friday, Sep 9, 2016
Ware's Chapel UMC is hosting Prayer in the Park:  Battling Heroin Addiction Through Prayer on Thursday, September 29th at 7pm in Van Ausdal Park.  The park adjoins our church at 1060 Foos Road, West Manchester, Ohio 45392. Join us for an evening of Scripture, prayer, and music as we seek God's guidance in battling the heroin epidemic in our community.  Following our time of worship, there will be resources available.  We welcome addicts, family members, and tho... continue reading
Friday, Sep 9, 2016
Ginghamsburg Church is excited to offer the Living Proof Live Simulcast with Beth Moore on Saturday, September 17, 10am-5:30pm in The Avenue at the Tipp City Campus, 6759 S. County Rd. 25A, Tipp City. Join 150,000 women around the world for this live, global, Internet-streaming event. The simulcast gives the people of our church a front-row seat to one-of-a-kind Bible teaching and life-changing worship that challenges and encourages women to grow deeply in thei... continue reading