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Born in one conference and serving in three others, Bishop Deborah Lieder Kiesey’s roots and witness run deep in the North Central Jurisdiction.
In 1984 Bishop Judith Craig was the third woman to be elected to the episcopacy and then she was assigned to The Michigan Area. We grieve her passing on January 18.
Seven years after the West Michigan Conference celebrated a successful $500,000 fund drive for Africa University, Bishop Laurie Haller helps dedicate the Ubuntu Centre on the AU campus in Zimbabwe.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Rev. Dr. Ward N. Scovel, retired West Michigan Conference clergy who died on October 13, 2018, at the age of 82. Ward was Intuitive, metaphysical, perceptive and loving. A rebel with a cause for the underdog, and always willing to stand up for what he felt was right.… Continue Reading Rev. Dr. Ward N. Scovel Jr.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Rev. Francis F. Anderson, retired Michigan Michigan Conference clergy who died on October 18, 2018 at the age of 91. He is survived by his loving wife Winona, whom he married October 22, 1948 in Ann Arbor, MI; three children, one grandchild, and three great-grandchildren. Francis and… Continue Reading Rev. Francis F. Anderson
God’s Treasures Winter Weekend – Lake Huron Camp
February 23 – 25
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Celebration of the Albion District
February 10, 2018
Marshall United Methodist Church
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Wesley Woods Winter Blast – Junior High
February 2-3, 2018 Continue Reading Wesley Woods Winter Blast – Junior High
Join the celebration on Saturday, January 27 from 9am-Noon at GR First UMC. A special worship service is planned that includes Bishop Laurie Haller! A buffet luncheon will be served following the worship service. RSVP today! Continue Reading Grand Rapids District Jubilee Celebration