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Vacation Bible School 2018 Mission Project – “Operation Kid to Kid”

At our 2018 VBS programs, the children collected donations in special seed packs (shown above). The proceeds from these efforts are going to be used to provide drought tolerant fruit and vegetable seeds for Haitian families. Not only will the harvest from these crops provide food for these families, but they’ll also provide more seeds…

Annual Conference Announces a New Vision for our Mission Projects

This year, the mission projects for Annual Conference will match the mission offerings given during Conference worship services. Our Bishop has selected the three projects: Arizona Justice for Our Neighbors (AZ JFON / Tucson), The Inn Project (Tucson) and our international offering – Tongan relief aide. The success of these mission ministries depends on the…

Born of Conviction: White Methodists and Mississippi’s Closed Society

There are always many reasons to celebrate Rev. Jack Troutman but this week I wanted to lift up a recently published book that tells the story of his, and other pastors’, resistance to segregation. The author, Joseph Reiff, spent a lot of time interviewing and researching so that he could fully honor this story. So please, pick up a copy of Born…

School Supply Drive

Grace UMC is partnering with Longfellow Elementary School in helping provide school supplies for their students. Below is the list of supplies that are needed. If you can provide a backpack, it would be accepted. School supplies may be dropped off in the Narthex through July 27th. Also, assistance is needed at Longfellow Elementary School on July 31 and August 1 for…