Entries by Jessica Sapp

Dear Community of Faith at Worthington UMC,

We are beginning an adventure that few, if any of us, have experienced before;  and none of us desired.  As sporting challenges are cancelled, stores full as if for holiday buying, schools for K-12 closed for at least three weeks, and older students attending online as their professors scramble to figure how that will work, […]

Next Steps in Lent 2020

Dear Friends and Members of Worthington UMC, In the interest of being good neighbors and following the recommendations of our experts in community health, we will not be holding worship services for at least the next two Sundays (March 15 and 22). There is great resistance to cancelling a worship service at any time, but […]

Worthington UMC Update – March 11 2020

Hello all Worthington UMC Members and friends, Please see the attached file for a letter from Pastor Cyndy Garn and the church staff regarding the current health concerns. As of now, we are continuing all regular church programming. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at (614)-885-5365 or at […]

Church Conference

Our annual church conference will be on Wednesday, November 6 at 7:00 p.m., right here at WUMC! Everyone is invited and all church members have a vote. This year churches in the Capital Area North District are clustering together for their church conferences. At this meeting we will elect lay leadership for 2020 and review […]

Sermon Shaping Series

Bring your coffee and come join us as we dive deeply into the text for the next Sunday. Tuesdays at 8:00 a.m. in the Library

Nehemiah Mission 2019

In August, a group of Members from WUMC went to Nehemiah Mission in Cleveland for a week. Organizer Russ Line wrote the reflection below. On August 25th, seven members of WUMC, Frank Birinyi, Paul George, Jerry Knorr, Jim Lawrence, Russ Line, Doug Scott, and Duane Snyder, and one member of Prospect Street UMC in Marion, […]

New Life annual Buckeye Kick off Event

Join Worthington UMC and other church’s to the Buckeye Kick off Event hosted by New Life Community Outreach. The event is on August 27th from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Villa Milano. There will be a buffet and a silent auction. Tickets are $45 per person, and can be purchased at the front desk […]

Bishop Palmer Calls Church to Action

“People were bringing children to Jesus so that he would bless them. But the disciples scolded them. When Jesus saw this, he grew angry and said to them, “Allow the children to come to me. Don’t forbid them, because God’s kingdom belongs to people like these children. I assure you that whoever doesn’t welcome God’s kingdom like […]