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


- Bishop Gregory V. Palmer

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Statement on Assassination Attempt
15 July, 2024
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 assassination attempt on the former President Donald J. Trump. Whatever the reason, cause, or motivation it is unacceptable and cannot and should not be tolerated or accommodated. My prayers are for the former President and his family, and equally for others victimized by the shooter, dead or injured, and their families also traumatized. Beyond this unconscionable incident, I call upon all of us to go deeper. Let me be specific: Such depth inc…
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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 which includes the East and West Ohio Conferences. His assignment will begin Septemb…

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The North Central Jurisdiction (NCJ) will meet in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, July 10-13, 2024, with the theme "Lift Every Voice." The NCJ is comprise…

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Jesus Will
Jul
18

Jesus Will Tour-Sean…

You're invited to an unforgettable evening with Sean Rodriguez as he performs live at Batavia…

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Jul
19

Declare Dayton

Declare is inviting the UM churches in our district and especially in Montgomery county to an…

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Jul
23

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Great Miami River…

Introduction to Servant Lay Ministry LSM Basic Course Instructors:  Sandra Combs…

Journey of Life
Jul
23

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Laity Retreats 2024 -…

We invite all lay volunteers and staff across West Ohio to join us for a day of rest, rejuvenation…

Jul
24

Mexico VIM Team - July…

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

Jul
26

2024 Candidacy Summit-…

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

Jul
26

2024 Psychological…

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

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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!