E-News from the Maumee Watershed District 
August 21, 2014
In This Issue
PAUMCS Fall Event
ERT Training Event
Children's Ministry Leader
Youth Pastor Needed
More Choir Robes
Upcoming Events



September 9

Pre-Church Conference Briefing


September 16

DCOM Meeting

MW District Office


September 24

Starting Well: 

The Follow up

First UMC, BG 


September 27

Festival of Sharing & 

Love Packages

Local Drop-off Deadline Sept. 23


September 28

Installation Service for Rev. Linda Middelberg

Maumee UMC


September 28 -Oct 4 

MWD Henderson Settlement VIM Trip 

Frakes KY


October 3-4

Clergy Family Retreat

Maumee Bay


October 17-18

Fall Lay Servant Training



Church Conferences 

October 25

Faith UMC, Gibsonburg

November 1

Delta UMC

November 8 

First UMC, Bowling Green


November 7

Legal Forum



Date TBD

Leadership Training Day


March 7

Local License & Supply Pastor Training & Interviews

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Mission Connections


The Friendly Center

    Website Brochure 

Volunteers In Mission



Apportionment Support Materials

Capital Campaign Assistance

Church Marketing Plan

Did You Know...?



History & Achives of the UMC

Love Packages WOC UMM 

Magic Day Camp

Magic with a Message

MissionInsite Demographics

Offertory Prayers

Resources for All Areas of Christian Ministry 

Special Sundays

Staples Advantage

Web Ministry

Worship Resources 

Quick Links...

MWD Website

MWD Email

UM Children's Home

West Ohio Conference 

WOC NewsNET Archives

The United Methodist  Church



Due to the rapid spreading of the Ebola virus in Liberia and other parts of West Africa, the Liberian community will gather for an intercessory prayer service, asking God to bring relief to their families and friends back home.


The service will be held on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Braden United Methodist Church, 4725 Dorr St., Toledo, Ohio, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Hope to See You There!
Thursday, September 25, 2014
PAUMCS Fall Conference
8:30 am -3:30 pm

West Ohio Conference Center
32 Wesley Blvd., Worthington, OH


This year's Fall Workshop offers these opportunities to ALL, paid and volunteer, current or former United Methodist Church office personnel, to learn techniques to share our spiritual gifts as we minister to those we serve.
 Nurturing Your Life in God
Finding ways to feed your soul in the midst of today's busyness... - Rev. Barbara Sholis, Executive Assistant to Bishop Gregory V. Palmer
 So She/He Wants to Be A Pastor-Now What?
What is the process for credentialed ministry in the United Methodist Church? And how can church secretaries be supportive? - Rev. Amy Haines, Assistant to the District Superintendent of the Northwest Plains District and Vice-Chair of WOC Board of Ministry
 Imagine - No Malaria!
Sharing the story of how faithfulness and generosity are making a difference -Mr. David Boling, West Ohio Conference Field Coordinator-Imagine No Malaria 

Click here for more information.


Read the August PAUMCS Newsletter. Find the double space.

Emergancy Response Training
This ERT training will provide:
* Information and hands-on training so you can assist survivors of natural disaster in their recovery.
* Upon successful completion of the course and a favorable background check, each participant will receive an UMCOR badge.
* UMCOR badge allows United Methodist Early Response Teams access to FEMA declared emergency zones.


Saturday, September 27, 2014


West Independence UMC
22876 US Route 224
Fostoria, OH 44830 


Click here for more information.

Children's Ministry Leader
Maumee United Methodist Church seeking faithful and dynamic part time leader for children's ministry. 
Christ focused, loves to be in ministry with children for spiritual growth. Positive and mature in spirit.   

office@maumeeumc.net with resume and letter of intention
Youth Pastor

Liberty Chapel is looking for a full-time Youth Pastor. Primary responsibilities would be ministries with Junior High and Senior High Youth along with coordination of ministries at the Rock youth center. Interested persons should send their resume to the church: 9474 County Road V, Liberty Center, OH 43532, 419-533-2881. Attention: Pastor Brad Martin.


The Youth Pastor's main goal is to lead students through teaching scripture, developing youth ministries, and public relations with the congregation and community. He or she will provide regular short-term small group studies for youth to attend. The primary responsibility of this person is with the Junior High and Senior High Teams, but he or she will also provide resources for Children and Middle School Teams. The Youth Pastor will provide leadership in summer extension of Junior High and Senior High Youth Ministries which generally includes a mission trip among other activities. He or she will also coordinate ministries at the Rock Youth Center.


Liberty Chapel United Methodist Church is a rural congregation near Liberty Center, Ohio. About 200 persons join together for worship and praise each Sunday. There is a good age-spread of children, youth, youth adults, and older adults. The church has a strong evangelical heritage, classic and contemporary worship services, a tradition of youth ministry, a youth outreach center in Liberty Center with after school programming and lots of dreams, and a Wednesday night student ministry with youth and children.

Choir Robes

Choir robes that Aldersgate UMC, Toledo, would like to give away for free or for a donation.

There are 47 robes of various sizes. Blue with white trim.

Anyone interested can call the church office at 419-473-1294 or email the church office at office@aldersgatetoledoumc.org 

Casey Smith