February 4, 2015
In This Issue
Upcoming Events


February 21 or 22

Safe Sanctuary Training with 

RaNae Street 


March 7

Local License & Supply Pastor Training & Interviews


March 14



Dr. Paul W. Chilcote

March 27

DCOM Interviews

MWD Office


April 7-9

Young Clergy Retreat

Mohican St Park Lodge 


April 18 & 25

Spring Lay Servant Training

First UMC, Sylvania


April 15

Clergy Training Day 

with Rev. Brent Watson

McClure UMC


April 20 

Urban Ministry

Rev. Faith Fowler

Monroe St UMC 


April 28


Spring Workshop



June 3 

Starting Well

St Mark's UMC, Findlay  


Sept. 27-October 3

MWD VIM Henderson Settlement Trip


We now have a Facebook page for the 
Maumee Watershed District UMC.
If you are a FB User please 
click the box below to "LIKE" us.
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Mission Connections


Volunteers In Mission



Conectional Giving

Did You Know...? 

FAQ's About CCLI & CVLI 


History & Achives of the UMC 

Love Packages WOC UMM  

Magic with a Message 

MissionInsite Demographics 

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


Click here to see any recent appointments.
Financial Peace

Financial Peace University

Toledo Hope is hosting Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University.

Dave Ramsey is a strong Christian and using Biblical principles

has helped millions of people learn to take control of their money

and make it work for them.

We will have a preview on Tuesday February 10 at 6:30.

Class starts on February 24, from 6:30-8:00 pm.

The course lasts 9 weeks. Cost is $93.

If you have questions, please call Pastor Lindy at 419 270-0375

Registration is on line at DaveRamsey.com.

Have you ever found yourself in a jam? Have you ever been in a pickle? Do you relish your place in life or does the upper crust hold you down? Have you ever mustard the courage to ketchup on something only to meat further delays? Is this getting too cheesy? Lettuce help olive you find your place in the sandwich of life.

Coming this February 26th, 27th and 28th, 

7PM in the new Family Life Center of Maumee United Methodist Church. A comedy by the Maumee United Methodist Players

"A Slice of Life"  by Tony Lane.

Starring: Kathi Sweeny, Rob Curtice, Debbie Strohbeck,

Bill Cox, Jennifer Facenda and Mitch McVicker

$10 at the door. Click here for Flyer.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

10AM to 1:30 Pm

Howard United Methodist Church

220 Cherry Street, Findlay, OH  45840

Cost is $5.00/per person

Click here for a flyer with more information and to registration.

Theater Ministry Event

Theatre-for-the-World is once again teaming up with the Waterville United Methodist Church to put on a benefit show.  This is our tenth production and we will be celebrating in a big way.  Our group was created to make a difference both locally and globally.  


This year's family-friendly comedy is Fools, by Neil Simon. The production will take place on March 13,14 at 7:30 and March 15th at 1:30 at the Waterville United Methodist Church, 102 N. Fifth St.  Click here for more information.

Have you given consideration to becoming 

involved in prison ministry?

Kairos Prison Ministry offers an opportunity to respond to God's call to visit his people  - and Him - in prison.  Kairos is structured similar to other "three day weekends," such as the Walk to Emmaus and Cursillo.  The Goal of Kairos Prison Ministry is to build Christian Community within the institution.  Kairos is active at Toledo Correctional Institution (ToCI), and can use your help in building and sustaining the Christian community within ToCI. Click here for more information

Is your church planning a building project, parsonage update, or a refinance of its current debt? If so, please consider the United Methodist Financial Credit Union. As a trusted partner of the East and West Ohio Conferences our loan products are designed specifically for United Methodist Churches in accordance with The Book of Discipline.  
For more information about UMFCU church loans, please contact Rev. Rachel B. Miller, Vice President - Church Services at rmiller@umethodist.com or 614-551-1365.
Casey Smith