Keeping You Connected
This newsletter is brought to you by your
OCWM contributions.
...We're Still Tweaking the Website.
As you know, we launched an updated website. But you may not know that we're still tweaking a few things here and there. Please bear with us as we do a little rearranging and modifying. There may be a bump or two along the way.
Time is running out to complete your church's online annual reporting. The deadline is Wednesday, March 6. Be aware the data you provide may not be included in the 2019 yearbook if the deadline is missed. Please do not wait until the last minute. Anything can happen and make it impossible for you to enter your data before the deadline.

First Congregational Church of Ravenna (266 S Chestnut, Ravenna) will hold its 6 th Annual Mardi Gras Worship Service at 10:15AM on Sunday, March 3. The service will feature a four piece jazz quartet composed of saxophone, piano, bass and drums. Worshipers are encouraged to wear their Mardi Gras beads and to dress in the Mardi Gras colors of purple, green, and gold. Following worship everyone is invited to a New Orleans inspired lunch featuring jambalaya prepared by Rev. Kruse.
April 23-30, 2019, the week after Easter! Rev. Mark Frey is leading a Global Ministries Pilgrimage for pastors and church leaders (and spouses) to visit our ecumenical partners in and near Havana, Cuba. Trip departs out of Cleveland. Cost is $2,000 inclusive double-occupancy. Deadline is March 7. If interested, please email Mark Frey. Celebrate Easter with a trip to Cuba!
Bath Church has one Eiki model LC-X80, 6500 lumen projector with long throw lens, a second identical projector with a failed motherboard, a spare bulb, and a spare filter screen. Projectors are 10 years old. Make an offer. Email Dave Claes or call 330-814-5051.
Mindy Quellhorst Installation
3PM ♦ Sunday, April 28
990 State St ♦ Vermilion
We extend our deepest sympathies to the family of Rev. Ralph Young. Ralph died Wednesday, February 6.
Coming Soon!
Be sure to mark your calendar.
Faith Formation Forum
Ohio Conference UCC
Speaker: Lillian Daniel
February 27-28
Quest Conference Center
8405 Pulsar Place ♦ Columbus

Worship Festival with Marcia McFee
Saturday, April 6
32801 Electric Blvd ♦ Avon Lake

General Synod
United Church of Christ
June 21-25
Wisconsin Center
400 W Wisconsin Ave ♦ Milwaukee, WI
Anti Racism Forum
Ohio Conference
Speaker: Leonard Pitts
Tuesday, August 27
Details Soon

Living Water Association Annual Meeting
Saturday, November 2
Details Soon
Association Ministers' Schedules
Here's where your Association Minister will be the next few Sundays.
February 24
2005 W Schaaf Rd ♦ Cleveland

March 3
415 S Main St ♦ North Canton

March 10
9050 Church St ♦ Twinsburg
Your Association's Staff
Nayiri Karjian
Associations General Minister

Sprite Johnson
Search & Call

Machelle Miller
Office Manager & Bookkeeper

Cheryl McGraw
Communications & Administration
Don Hill
Financial Development Consultant

Gene McAfee
Dean of Northeast Ohio School of Ministry

Committee on Ministry Registrar
If you'd like to share information about an upcoming or past event sponsored or co-sponsored by a church in our Association, please send your article of 100 words or less in a paragraph by Tuesday noon to Be extravagantly welcoming by including the name, location, address, date, time and contact information of the event. Items will run for two consecutive weeks. Fliers may be sent in addition to the 100-word article and a link will be provided to the flier in the article or the flier can be used as the article. Fliers should be less than 5MB and in Word or PDF format. Photos (which display above your article) may be sent in addition to the article. Photos should be less than 5MB and in JPG or PNG format.

This newsletter is brought to you by your OCWM contributions.
Copyright ©2018. All rights reserved.