E-News from the Maumee Watershed District 
August 27, 2014
In This Issue
Church Rummage Sale
Fall Creation Seminar
Ice Cream Social
Saturday Night Country Service Returns
The 5th Annual Pets In Poverty Fair!
Young Voices of Greater Toledo
WOC UMW Newsletter
Piano Player Needed
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


December 12


Christmas Dinner




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


Watch as Rev. Tom Rand, Assistant to the District Superintendent, Takes the Plunge for Imagine No Malaria.

Take the Plunge for Imagine No Malaria
Take the Plunge for Imagine No Malaria
Church Rummage Sale


Sept 4th 9am-7pm


Sept 5th 9am-4pm


Sept 6th 9am-12pm (Bag Day)


Soup and sandwiches (Sept 4th & 5th only) 11am-2pm


Click Here for Flyer.




On September 6th
from noon to 2:00 p.m.
New Hope UMC, 2025 Airport Hwy. Toledo
,will have a Parking Lot Picnic for the community.  There will also be a clothing give-away. 

Join us for hot dogs, chips, ice cream floats, etc.  Fun, fellowship and games are also on the menu.  

Fall Creation Seminar

Presented by Steve Mcconaughy of 

"In The Beginning" ministries

Saturday, September 6, 2014


Widewater Retreat Center 

4050 Old US 24; Liberty Center, Ohio

Sponsored by Wilkins Apologetics Club

 Still taking reservations. Get yours in NOW!

Registration is $12.00-includes lunch 
(coffee, pop and popcorn available all day)
Send registration to: Arnie Elton 6533 Oak Brook Drive Whitehouse, Ohio 43571

Additional Contact Information: 

Email eltonarny@att.net   Phone: 419-877-4714

Checks payable to Arnie Elton. Payment accepted in the form of cash or checks only. Registration is limited to 50 people.

Ice Cream Social

Holgate UMC 

Ice Cream Social


Sunday, September 7th


11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


We are located on Keyser between Pittsburgh and Baltimore Streets, in Holgate.

Saturday Night Country Service returns to 

Church of St. Andrew


We will be performing at the Erie Street "Toledo Farmers Market" this coming Saturday from 9:30 AM to !2:30 PM. Come on out  buy some fresh produce and stop by and say "howdy". 



Put on your cowboy boots and round up your little buckaroos for a stompin' good time at Toledo Country Live at Church of St. Andrew United Methodist. Alongside our famous live country music and relevant message on Saturday, September 6th at 6:30 p.m. we will kick off of our brand new children's program: 


Kid's Corral. Held the first Saturday of every month, Toledo Country Live is a free, monthly worship service for country music fans or those looking for a different kind of worship experience. For more information please visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/COSAUM or call the church at 419.385.6160. 

The 5th Annual Pets In Poverty Fair!
Sunday, September 28, 2014 

Pet adoptions, blessing, food donations, trainers, vendors and more! Music, entertainment, refreshments and a special performance by Sheltered Reality. FREE ADMISSION! (NO CHARGE!)

Church of Saint Andrew United Methodist, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo, OHIO 43614. you can check us out on the web at www.PetsInPovertyFair.org


Young Voices of Greater Toledo

An exciting opportunity for kids ages 8 - 8th grade is here!  Young Voices of Greater Toledo is accepting new singers for their third season!


Young Voices of Greater Toledo is metro-area community chorus for children and youth.  The group gives kids from all over the region the opportunity to come together and make music, meeting new friends and experiencing the joy of music!

Rehearsals are Tuesdays, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Monroe Street United Methodist Church with the first rehearsal of the new season on September 16.  Young Voices of Greater Toledo will focus on nurturing the young voice, using music and techniques especially for the young singer.  Goals will include healthy and independent singing, with a focus on developing part singing.  Music literacy will also be a focus.  

 Parent Information Meetings

Parents should plan to attend one of the meetings below with their child.   It will be an information session, a free professional evaluation of their child's voice, a chance to meet the staff, and an opportunity for each parent to ask questions.

Sat., Sept. 6, 10 a.m.


Tues. Sept. 9, 6 pm.


All meetings will be at Monroe Street United Methodist Church, 3613 Monroe Street. MAP  Secured parking is available behind the church.

Check out our
WEBSITE for more information.


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Piano Player Needed
New Hope UMC is looking for a piano player for Sunday Worship service, approximately 2 hours/week.  Salary is $60.00 per week. 
If interested, please call the church at 419-382-2947 or Ms. Barb Keahey at 419-535-7239.
Casey Smith