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  • Order Lenten devotions from Society of St. Andre

    January 28th, 2014

    Commit to a daily time of study, reflection, prayer, and giving during the season of Lent (March 5-April 19). Deepen your faith as you give to provide healthy food for our hungry brothers and sisters through the work of Society of St. Andrew.Lent is a season of penitence, a time of asking God’s forgiveness for our sins, and seeking a new way… read more

  • Hope of Hearing returns to Haiti

    November 22nd, 2013

    Gil Hanke, top staff executive of the General Commission on United Methodist Men, examines a Haitian child during a November visit to the island nation. “I remember you; you worked with me when I was a little boy at St. Vincent’s!” That was Mackenson St. Louis signed greeting to Gilbert C. Hanke upon his Nov. 3 arrival at the Mission of … read more

  • Bishop Swanson surgery is successful

    November 13th, 2013

    Bishop James Swanson, president of the General Commission on UM Men, is recovering from Nov. 12 prostrate surgery in Atlanta. "All went well with the surgery," says Dr. Connie Shelton, director of communications. "The doctor was confident that no other treatment will be needed." The bishop expressed appreciation for prayers, cards, prayer shawls, love, … read more

  • Girl Scout provides medical information card

    October 29th, 2013

    GRAND VALLEY, Ohio––Sarah Richie received the Gold Award, the highest award offered by the Girl Scouts. For her project, she designed a medical-emergency form people can carry to inform first responders of their medical condition. She also provided a video to explain how the card should be used. “I want to reach as many people as … read more