"We've got ONE mission.
Make disciples of Jesus Christ
for the transformation
of the world."


- Bishop Gregory V. Palmer

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A message from the Council of Bishops: A Journey of Hope and Transformation
22 July, 2024
During the 2024 Jurisdictional Conferences, reports were shared about the collaborative work that took place between the Colleges of Bishops, Committees on Episcopacy and the Interjurisdictional Committee on the Episcopacy. This collaboration resulted in the formation of new episcopal areas and the assignment of innovative and expanded episcopal duties.We are grateful for each of these respective entities’ discernment and recommendations and for their commitment to serving the missional needs of each conference and jurisdiction.The General Conference’s decision to reduce the number of active…
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Join people from all over West Ohio as we Expand our Connection with one another and people we haven't met yet. Each month the book selections will b…

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Statement on Assassination Attempt

Dear Ones In Christ Jesus: I greet you in the in the strong name of Jesus the Christ, Prince of Peace. In no uncertain terms, I condemn the ass…

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Bishop Hee-Soo Jung has been assigned to The Ohio Episcopal Area, including the East and West Ohio Conferences. His assignment will begin September 1…

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Jul
24

Mexico VIM Team - July…

Our mission teams to Mexico are coordinated through Manos Juntas, the licensed healthcare ministry…

Jul
26

2024 Psychological…

2024 Psychological Assessment Test- BOM Requirement The West Ohio Board of Ordained Ministry…

Jul
26

2024 Candidacy Summit-…

2024 Candidacy Summit- July East Ohio and West Ohio Conferences partner annually to…

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Jul
27

Christmas in July Bazaar

Southern Hills UMC in Kettering, OH invites you to "Christmas in July" July 24, 2024 from 9am-4pm…

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Jul
29

The Vacation Bible…

Don't miss the Vacation Bible Experience at Richard's Chapel UMC July 29-31!

Tecumseh Outdoor Drama
Jul
30

Hocking River/Scioto…

DOUBLE DISTRICT EVENT MEET THE NEWLY APPOINTED/ASSIGNED PASTORS IN THE HOCKING RIVER AND SCIOTO…

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02

PEER Ministry Leadership…

PEER Ministry is coming to the Great Miami River District! PEER Ministry is People…

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06

2024 BOM August 6th…

2024 BOM August Training Day (MEMBERS ONLY)

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07

2024 DCOM August…

2024 DCOM August Training Day (MEMBERS ONLY)