Please join us for the Conference On Asian American Ministries Annual Leadership Conference. This two-day event will feature worship, fellowship, and important lectures. We are pleased to welcome Rev. Dr. Chuck Van Engen, the Arthur F. Glasser Professor Emeritus of Biblical Theology of Mission and senior professor of biblical theology of mission at Fuller Theological… Continue Reading 2019 COAAM Leadership Conference
Pastor Owen L. White-Pigeon Pastor Owen L. White-Pigeon, age 62, of Mt. Pleasant passed away Monday, August 26, 2019, at McLaren Central Michigan Hospital. Owen was born on January 21, 1957, in Parker, AZ, the son of Lester, Sr., and Almeda (Pierce) White-Pigeon. He was a member of the Seneca Nation of Indians. He married… Continue Reading Pastor Owen L. White-Pigeon
Charlene Frances Paige Garrett Charlene Frances Paige Garrett, 89, arrived at her Heavenly home on July 17, 2019, with her family by her side. Charlene was born April 13, 1930, in Jackson, Michigan, to Howard and Jennie (Barnes) Paige. She grew up in Flint and Saginaw and graduated from Arthur Hill High School. While attending… Continue Reading Charlene Frances Paige Garrett
Carol A. Wingeier We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Rev. Douglas E. Wingeier, Retired Elder of the Michigan Conference (transferred from the Wisconsin Conference) on the passing of his wife, Carol Ann (Wise) Wingeier, of Asheville, NC who died on July 4, 2019 of the effects of diabetes and Alzheimer’s Disease.… Continue Reading Carol A. Wingeier
Deborah K. Ferris Our prayers go out to the Ferris family on the passing of Deborah Kay (Kennedy) Ferris who died on May 31, 2019. Deb is survived by her husband, Rev. Dr. Jon C. Ferris, a Retired Elder of the former Detroit Annual Conference. Deb was born and raised in Western Pennsylvania. She came to Michigan… Continue Reading Deborah K. Ferris
UMCOR Sunday, a church-wide special offering that pays the administrative costs of UMCOR, is coming in four weeks. Your gifts support the 100% promise.
2nd Annual Winter Celebration & Benefit on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 6:00pm The new year is a wonderful time to celebrate the many blessings of 2018, recognize our hard-working staff and dedicated volunteers, and raise much needed funds for camper scholarships. These scholarships help send young people to summer camps at Michigan Area United… Continue Reading 2nd Annual Winter Celebration & Benefit – Wesley Woods
William H. Pope Jr. We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Rev. Marva Pope of Wayne-Westland First UMC who lost her husband, William H. Pope Jr. on January 8, 2019. His homecoming service will be held at Hope United Methodist Church, 26275 Northwestern Highway Southfield, MI 48076 on Saturday, January 19th. Family hour begins… Continue Reading William H. Pope Jr.
Grovenor “Kip” Grimes Grovenor “Kip” Grimes, the surviving spouse of Rev. Lynn E. Grimes, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, January 5, 2019. Kip served alongside Lynn in her ministry as Christian Education and Youth Director at the Okemos Community Church for many years prior to her ordination and then as she served as the… Continue Reading Grovenor “Kip” Grimes
Bishop David A. Bard invites pastors and laity of The Michigan Conference to Connectional Conversations about the special called session of the General Conference to be held February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, MO. “I am delighted to share that members of the Michigan delegation to General Conference will be joining me at each location… Continue Reading Connectional Conversation Oct. 16, 2018