Members of the 2020 Virtual Michigan Annual Conference did a new thing … a mail-in ballot. Those were counted August 28 and the vote totals were announced by Bishop David Bard on Labor Day.
Haitian Assets for Peace International, the Bishop Judith Craig Children’s Village, and Michigan Disaster Response are the 2020 recipients of Annual Conference giving.
Haitian moms have come to trust the care that they receive at the Start Right center in Mizak Haiti. Start Right is a ministry of Haitian Assets for Peace International (HAPI).
Life in Michigan has not been the same since March 24th, when Governor Gretchen Whitmer first acted for the safety of the state. United Methodists continue to be the church.
The Haiti Covenant Partners of the Michigan Conference are concerned about the country’s vulnerability to COVID-19. Chronic poverty, hunger, and cultural practices are challenges to the prevention of the disease.
HAPI has been changing lives in Mizak since 2007. Mario Damis, Coordinator of HAPItech, came to Michigan to give an update on the work of Haitian Assets for Peace International.
The Michigan Conference Haiti Covenant Partners and the Treasurer’s Office asks that church’s discontinue gifts to the Haiti Hot Lunch as the program no longer functions in Haiti.
Prices are soaring and political unrest continues in Haiti. Michigan United Methodists pray for stability and peace for the people.
A college professor had an idea. That idea grew into a project that stretches from Michigan to Haiti and back.
Haitian Artisans for Peace International has released a 3-minute video that provides an overview of the who, what and why of HAPI– perfect for ‘mission moments’ or sharing on the FB page of supporting churches. The video is the first in a series to be released in 2016, highlighting HAPI’s initiatives in maternal care, development of… Continue Reading New from HAPI