Missions

Women in Mission

  • Women gather each Wednesday to work on projects that meet needs locally and around the world. They also do custom hand quilting and piece and knot comforters.
  • Hand quilters prepare a quilt each year for the Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale, which benefits Mennonite Central Committee, a world relief, service and peace agency.
  • Prayer quilts are shared with those experiencing illness or a difficult situation.
  • Women enjoy support and fellowship as they work together and share the noon meal.
  • A member of the Central District Conference of the Mennonite Church and Mennonite Women USA, organizations supporting projects in the U.S. and abroad.
  • Women from the community are welcome to participate.

Contact: Sue Jaberg, President: suejaberg@yahoo.com

Mission, Peace and Service Committee

  • Provides ways for the congregation to be God’s people and God’s hands on earth:
  • Contribute monthly to the Harbor of Hope food pantry.
  • Provide meals to the Friends of the Homeless each quarter.
  • Support local Release Time school program, Mennonite Mission Network, and the meat canning and Penny Power projects of Mennonite Central Committee.
  • Supply MCC school kits, hygiene kits, and relief kits regularly.
  • Write letters to government officials re: environmental, poverty, and hunger issues.
  • Sponsor the local CROP walk for hunger.
  • Give clothing to Share-A-Christmas and Job and Family Services through a Christmas basket and Advent mitten tree.

Contact: Jocele Meyer, Chair: ejocelem@gmail.com