Category: local church

Work as Worship Retreat

God has a purpose for us on this earth. That calling is to be on mission for God where He has placed us. And since many people spend the majority…
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Children’s Ministry Leaders Luncheon

A bi-monthly meeting of children's ministry leaders in the Saginaw Bay District. Whether you are a volunteer, paid staff, VBS leader or Sunday school teacher...let's network! FREE>  Please RSVP by…
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Local Mission Opportunity

In October the Detroit Conference received a $100,000 grant to provide Disaster Case Management to households affected by the June flooding in Mid-Michigan. We hired two case managers, Anne Wortley…
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Spring Splash Youth Event

Where: Great Wolf Lodge, Traverse City, MI When: April 28th (11:30am) – April 29th (noon) What: Enjoy the waterpark, Christian artist The Curt Anderson & keynote Scott Chrostek  Who: All Youth (grades 6-12) and…
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New Districts Announced for the Michigan Conference

Mission was foremost in mind as Bishop David Bard formed 9 new districts. On Tuesday, November 21, Bishop David A. Bard shared full details — boundaries and lists of churches…
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FREE Choir Robes

Mio UMC has 25 adult choir robes to give away.  They are aqua in color and each has 5 colors of stoles.  If any church is interested, please call 989.312.0105.  
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Lay Servant Training Spring 2018

SPREAD THE NEWS  - We on the Lay Servant Committee wish to thank all who responded to the survey we put out at each District Conference this fall.   With the…
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Midland Flood Relief

The Flood Recovery Project needs your help!  The Flood Recovery Project was established by the Michigan Conference in partnership with UMCOR and the Great Lakes Bay Long Term Disaster Recovery…
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Protection Policy Update

There have been a lot of questions on the new format for the protection policy authorization and how local churches are affected. Here is some clarification: Each church must have…
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