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Buckhannon Band of Brothers’ help them help Upshur County by purchasing a calendar for $15 or making a donation. This organization is aimed at feeding youth and supporting youth programs, such as Angel Tree, the Christmas Store, various backpack programs, church youth groups, the Upshur Senior Center Grandparents’ program, the Stockert Youth Center, the Young Life program, 4H, and more. Make your check payable to Band of...

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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT POSITION The WV Conference of the United Methodist Church is looking for an Administrative Assistant to the District Superintendent (DS) of the Wesleyan District, for their office located in Buckhannon, WV.  Applicant should have working knowledge of MS Office, including Excel, Word, and Publisher, as the WV Conference will be moving to an Office 365 platform; Quicken; and QuickBooks.  Applicant will also be...

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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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