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Thursday, Feb 15, 2018
Join us on Thursday, March 1 for lunch as Rev. Nancy Day-Achauer shares with us how faith communities can respond to the Opidoid Crisis.  11:30 a m - 1:00 pm. Bring your own lunch, beverages will be provided. Register HERE.
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
Thursday, Feb 1, 2018
Save the date! West Ohio is giving birth to our 5th new church since launching #plantwestohio last fall. Please join me in celebrating and praying for ENGAGE NEWARK, Dave Warner, and team. Dave has already made over 2000 new contacts thru his non-profit business designed to build relationships and launch a sustainable new worshiping community to ultimately make disciples of Jesus! Dave is receiving a $30,000 MCD grant to help him get started this year. I’m so g... continue reading
Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018
 FRESH GROUNDED FAITH WOMEN’S EVENT Friday, March 9, 2018 7:00-9:30 pm Saturday, March 10, 2018 9:00 am-12:30 pm FEATURING Jennifer Rothschild, best-selling author and nationally-recognized Bible study teacher Lisa Whelchel actress, singer, songwriter, author and public speaker, probably best known for her appearances in her nine-year role as Blair Warner on The Facts of Life.  Michael O’Brien will lead worship.  He spent years as the lead singer for Newsong an... continue reading
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
 The United Methodist Church’s global membership now exceeds 12.5 million. These membership figures come from the most recent annual conference journals sent to the General Council on Finance and Administration. The vast majority of the journals are from 2016 with some from 2017 or earlier years including one from 2013. The Rev. Gary Graves, secretary of the General Conference, used these totals in calculating how many delegates each conference sends to the den... continue reading
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Welcome to our Capitol Area South District website! Bias Opinion Why Purpose Trumps Passion Every Time Much has been written about our pursuing life with purpose. But what about our passions? You’ve likely heard the advice, “Pursue your passion.” Turns out, that’s terrible advice. Instead, cultivate your purpose. If your head is exploding at the moment, allow me to explain the difference. Continue Reading...