Announcements and Opportunities . . .

Some announcements to consider . . . Employment Opportunity – Part-Time Youth Ministry Coordinator Nardin Park United Methodist Church, Farmington Hills Job description to review and circulate – PDF For questions and to send a resume, please contact lead pastor, Rev. Melanie Carey Direct phone –  734.646.4889 Career Opportunities from the the National Advisory… Continue Reading Announcements and Opportunities . . .

2021 Michigan Area Camping

Check out the 2021 offerings from the Michigan Area UMC Camping Family: Overnight, Adventure, and Family Camps (flyer) Rest and Relaxation Retreats for the family vacation or a weekend get-away (flyer)

Cass Community Social Services Annual Dinner

This year the Annual Dinner will be held outdoors at Fox Hills Country Club observing appropriate social distancing practices. Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center 8768 North Territorial, Plymouth MI more information:

Revitalization Resources

Have you seen the resource Rev. Gary Step, Assoc. Director of Congregational Vibrancy, has assembled to support your efforts to revitalize your church setting?  If not, check them out here (link).  There is something for everyone, topics include: CONFERENCE ADMINISTRATION Benefits Health Plans Retirement Plans Welfare Plans Wellness Initiatives Benefits Ministry Shares Finance/Treasury Contact Database… Continue Reading Revitalization Resources

The Church and Covid-19

Covid and the Church

Reflection by Rev. Dr. Charles Boayue, Jr. Greater Detroit District Superintendent July 1, 2020 – Back in February 2020, I was busy like most of you with the routines of ministry and my life:

Online Ministry and Your Protection Policy

Policy Protection Review

As we are have increased online ministry due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is an important time to make sure

GDD Social Media News

The Marketing & Communications Ministry is the official communication arm of the Greater Detroit District.  We follow the same content submission guidelines as the Michigan Area Conference of The United Methodist Church.  District News—website, eNewsletter and social media—exist to share information on behalf of the conference and district in support of equipping local churches for… Continue Reading GDD Social Media News