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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
On Monday, June 4, The West Ohio Conference will present the documentary, "Reservations," at the movie theater at Lakeside. "Reservations" follows Rev. Ryan Grace and his family as they journey to the land of the Hopewell in Ohio, the land of the Cherokee in Georgia and North Carolina, and the land of the Sioux in North and South Dakota. By visiting a massive ancient earthworks, walking along trails used to remove the Cherokee from their land, and witnessing th... continue reading
Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
Greetings in Christ Jesus: Earlier this year I spoke to you about 1968 being a watershed year in many ways. That is probably true of every year, depending on your social location and/or your reading of history. That said, 1968 stands out in my mind as BIG. The assassinations, presidential politics, where we were in Viet Nam and on and on. We who lived through it could regale one another with our recollections. Continue reading
Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018
Capitol Area South District United Methodist Women April 14, 2018–Day Apart Spiritual Retreat Hilliard United Methodist Church 5445 Scioto Darby Rd., Hilliard, Ohio 43026 Registration: 8:30 AM  /  Program: 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Speakers: Carol Le’Compte, Chaplain at Riverside Methodist Hospital & Jackie Nehls, Chaplain at Kobacher House with the program  For more information and registration form click here
Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018
We're expecting you at Spring Training! ...Only there won't be baseball bats and hotdogs. Sorry to disappoint you ;) There will be parables, prayers, and a reason for you to pause. "Parables: Reflections of Reality" is a seven-week journey of reading and praying the Parables, reflecting on the parable, and responding to God. It's for individuals and/or groups. That means this spring training is for YOU!  Find out more and sign up....
Thursday, Mar 15, 2018
Boundary training focuses on developing healthy boundaries in ministry and is specific to the role of a clergy person. One of the most interesting dynamics is the power difference between a person in a ministerial role and a member of his or her congregation. Other topics include personal and professional health and the use of social media. This training is required for all actively serving clergy and retired clergy under appointment, and for Certified Lay Mini... continue reading
Monday, Mar 5, 2018
District Conference and Pre-Conference Briefing Thursday, May 10th - 6:30 PM Peace United Methodist Church, Pickerington
Monday, Feb 12, 2018
Many thanks to the clergy and laity from the Capitol Area North and Capitol Area South Districts who attended our annual Leadership Training Day on Saturday, February 3, at Powell UMC.  Over 400 people learned about different ministries, committees, and ways to better serve the church.  We were blessed by your presence and look forward to next year!    Here is contact information for our presenters.  Presentations that we have received can be found below. Board... continue reading
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
Welcome to our Capitol Area South District website! Being a Witness to the Resurrection Last week I asked you to pray that I would be found guilty of being a Christian. In a way that was a foolish request. I was baptized at age 6 and confirmed as a member of the Methodist Church at age 11. I received a call to ministry at age 14 and my first appointment as a preacher at age 20. For the past 44 years, I have faithfully preached the gospel, introduced people to J... continue reading