Church News

Prayer Of Unlearning

Join us in daily prayer at 3pm (or whenever it fits your schedule), that God would break through with new vision and possibilities in our personal lives and in our church, beyond what we can imagine. Wherever you are at 3pm, whatever you’re doing, we invite you to stop for a minute if you can…

Red Cross Blood Drive: May 6

Thursday, May 6, 1-6pm, Warehouse 839 Gym The American Red Cross is urging donors who are feeling healthy and well to make an appointment to give blood to maintain the blood supply for patients who rely on lifesaving transfusions. Blood donations support patients fighting cancer, mothers experiencing complications during childbirth, transplant patients and those with…

Free Mask Ministry

Elysa Smeltzer and her family are sewing cloth masks to share with the community for FREE! Reach out to them on Facebook HERE, or email freemasks@hilliardumc.org, or contact Elysa or Brian directly. Donations of supplies and money are welcome, as well as offers to aid in distribution. They write: “We never want the ability to…

Anti-Racism Resources

“The Gospel and Race” reading list HERE. “The Gospel and Race” study and worship series HERE. Rev. April Casperson’s Facebook post on anti-racism (May 27) HERE. “31 Children’s Books to support conversations on race, racism, and resistance” list HERE, from embracerace.org. Bryan Stevenson’s book Just Mercy was made into a film that’s FREE the whole month…

Pastoral Response on Racism

June 3, 2020 Beloved Friends, We write to you with heavy hearts weighed down with grief, sadness, and anger. As your pastors, we have been brought to our knees as we pray for our brown and black brothers and sisters, and as we ask, “Father, forgive us.” Father, forgive us for the hurt that we…