The Oklahoma United Methodist Conference Contact Digest
Volume 6, Number 8, July 6, 2018

Until the work is finished
Adrian Holmes had only helped paint his little sister’s room before, but that wasn’t going to stop him from doing his best to paint a house. Holmes, a seventh-grade student from Moore, was eager to volunteer with Youth Force.
Church inspires community to support foster kids
Elizabeth Witt had only attended Antlers-First UMC a handful of times when she asked her pastor, David Mingus, how the church could support foster children in southeast Oklahoma.
New coordinator named in OK-Bolivia partnership
Susan Waite has been named the new partnership coordinator for the longtime Oklahoma-Bolivia partnership with the Oklahoma United Methodist Conference. Waite is a member of OKC-Chapel Hill.
OCU team builds tiny homes for the homeless
"Alaska is Calling and I Must Go" reads the back of the official OCU mission team t-shirts. On June 1, a team of 12 students, faculty and family members flew from Oklahoma City to Fairbanks, Alaska for a week-long mission trip to build tiny homes.
OKUMF leaders encourage “hilarious” giving
Putting money in the collection plate may not feel hilarious, but it should. That was the message of “Hilarious Giving,” one of the workshops at this year’s Annual Conference.

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