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The Wesleyan District, in conjunction with the Mt. Clare/Calvary Charge churches, will be offering the Introduction to Lay Ministry: the Basic Course.  This class will build on the experiences and insight that each participant brings to the table, individually, and collectively, as part of the UM connection. Ministry isn’t just a clergy endeavor; all Christians are called to serve! The course is $30 and will include materials,...

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Are you curious about coaching?  Looking for a strong introduction? Basic Coach Training is the perfect place to begin! Basic Coach Training is designed to equip pastors, ministry leaders and church leaders with basic coaching skills that can be integrated and incorporated into their local ministry setting.  Coach training can dramatically enhance the ministry leader’s effectiveness as a leader and greatly increase the impact...

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Reprinted from an article at https://www.wvumc.org/2019/08/upshur-parish-house-distributes-backpacks-to-600-students/ When the director of the Upshur Parish House Kristi Wilkerson asked the Upshur County School system to publicize their annual Backpack & School Supply Distribution, little did she know how it would be received.  She assumed that the school system would again post it on their Facebook page, so the Parish House...

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The District Clergy Picnic has been changed from Aug 22 to August 29th at Quiet Dell UMC.  Gathering will be at 5:30 and meal at 6:00 p.m.  Some pastors are attending the Navigate Conference at Harrisburg, PA, including the D.S. and this is the reason for the change in schedule.  This change was announced 3-4 weeks ago and we trust everyone was notified.  We are sorry for any inconvenience if you did not receive this message.  Please...

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The July/August 2019 edition of the Wesleyan District newsletter is available now to read online or download.  Please let us know if you have anything going on in your churches that we can share in our newsletter!  We are always happy to share. Download (PDF,...

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