September Mission Focus – Lessie Bates Neighborhood House

The September mission focus continues the August focus by highlighting another of the five child welfare agencies being supported by  “Our Conference, Our Kids” (www.igrc.org/ocok). Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House (lessiebatesdavis.org) is a United Methodist community center whose mission is to reach out in love to those suffering in East...

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August Mission Focus – Our Conference, Our Kids

“Our Conference, Our Kids” (www.igrc.org/ocok) is the focus for our United Methodist Conference this year. It is a $2.5 million campaign for the spiritual care programs of the five child welfare agencies in the conference. During the month of August, the mission team selected to focus on two of these...

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June Focus Update

The June mission focus was the Midwest Mission Distribution Center (MMDC). Key highlights for the month include: The United Methodist Women participated in a day of volunteering. The United Methodist Women monthly meeting in late May featured Chantel Corrie, the executive director of MMDC. She provided a lot of information...

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Summer Lunch Program Update

The mission focus for May was the Summer Lunch Programs. These programs are in full swing and will continue until school resumes. The Troy Summer Lunch Program has about 30 volunteers. Each of the five churches in Troy is responsible for a specific day of the week (Monday for Troy...

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