Category: children

Welcome to the Central Bay District!

It’s funny to think that we are all involved in so many changes, and yet… I’m still typing on the same computer. Still driving to the same location, and still…
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Get to Know Your Local Leaders

Following are the dates for the District's Tasting tour....if you are a church leader, feel free to RSVP to your zone leader if you would like to have lunch with…
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Children’s Ministry Leaders Gathering

Children's Ministry Leaders gathering. Wednesday, July 18, 6 pm at Hemlock United Methodist Church. Casual gathering to network, share ideas, discuss plans and fellowship for anyone in children's ministry. Light…
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VBS as a Community Outreach

VBS within your church can be used two-fold…it can be done explicitly for the children in your congregation and to grow their faith.  Having a smaller, focused VBS can be…
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One Week One Street

“Loving our Neighbors” June 25-29, 2018 9am-4pm “One Week, One Street” began with a call to organize an annual week-long local mission project to live out the command to “love…
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District Project Feature: GAP Kids in West Branch

GAP (God’s Awesome People) Kids, formerly the Summer Enrichment program at First UMC West Branch, and Family Ministries OutReach features creating unique ways to fill a “GAP” within our community. …
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May Protection Policy Training Opportunities

Attached is a pdf file of upcoming training sessions on the Conference Protection Policy that are being offered in the Heartland District by Anika Kasper. Download and share the flyer here. …
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Saginaw Bay District Dialog

In his blog, “Facing the Hour!” the Rev. David Kim encourages all to live according to Scripture. REV. DAVID I. KIM Superintendent, Saginaw Bay District Let’s consider Matthew 26:37-46, 50-54…
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Central Bay District Family Camp

Join us August 17-19! We are excited to offer this event with Bay Shore Camp & Family Ministries, an affiliate ministry of the Michigan Area United Methodist Church. Download the…
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