The Volunteer in Mission Training looks at the preparation before, time spent on site, and reflection after the team returns as well as paperwork, registrations, and insurance requirements for travel. Teams or individuals looking at domestic or international mission work should consider this training to prepare their team for the mission journey. Training is required… Continue Reading Volunteer in Mission Training – Clarkston UMC
GAP (God’s Awesome People) is a summer program for kids hosted at West Branch UMC. Looking ahead to GAP 2020 … can a volunteer team from your church come and lend a hand?
This is the first in a series, “Volunteer with a Michigan Mission,” shared by the Michigan Conference Volunteer in Mission Coordinator, Jody Pratt.
Thinking of organizing or joining a mission trip with the UMC? Looking for Emergency Relief Training? On March 30th, 2019 Clarkston UMC is hosting two trainings concurrently. Training 1 – Volunteer in Mission Training 8:30 AM – Registration and coffee 9:00 AM – Opening and brief security/safety presentation for all participants. 9:00 AM… Continue Reading Volunteer in Mission/ERT Training – Clarkston UMC
A 7-member team organized by The East Winds District left Michigan and served in Puerto Rico for a week in January. They now see the world with new eyes.
Michigan United Methodists put their hands to work for neighbors. Here’s news about important VIM and ERT training ahead.
Rev. Earl W. Downing We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Rev. Earl W. Downing, retired Michigan Conference clergy, who peacefully passed away on December 6th, 2018 at the age of 90. He is now in his heavenly home with his Lord, his wife Gloria, and his Christian brothers and sisters. Earl served… Continue Reading Rev. Earl W. Downing
Hurricane Maria slammed Puerto Rico over one year ago. Now United Methodists from Michigan are among those helping in recovery efforts.
You own an RV. What will you do with your retirement? You can commit to do the Jesus-thing with NOMADS.
GCCP VIM Sessions open – working with youth and community development in the Upper Peninsula.
Sept. 22-24 Continue Reading God’s Country Cooperative Parish – Upper Peninsula