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William P Means retires – December 30, 2018 celebration

posted 1-8-19 On December 30th, as I sat watching my father, Pastor William P Means preach his final sermon at his Retirement Service I remembered one of my favorite quotes. Henry Adams once said, ” A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” Being a pastor, is one of the most important…

Ansonia First-Children’s Christmas Shoebox|Charlotte NC

posted 12-4-18 Children’s Christmas Shoebox program in Charlotte, NC    U.S.A. Mission trip Operation Christmas Child-Shoebox processing warehouse in Charlotte, NC Ansonia First Church of God took a group of 18 to Charlotte NC processing warehouse. Our group represented every decade from teens to 80’s. Each one was a valuable part of the team. Testimonies were shared about how…

2018 Ohio State Youth Convention Impacts nearly 650

posted 11-27-18 2018 Ohio State Youth Convention Impacts nearly 650 With Salem Church of God serving as hosts, nearly 650 youth and leaders gathered together on the second weekend of November. During this weekend many kids made major commitments to Christ, were challenged to live their lives as created by God for purpose and worship,…

Monroe First Church and team responds – Panama City FL 2018

posted 11-26-18 Response to  Hurricane Michael in Panama City FL from Rick Duff, Associate Pastor Monroe First Church of God OH This 4 min slide show is a review of our mission to Panama City, FL and thank you to those who contributed.  It was in response to the devastation from Hurricane Michael.  Within 3 weeks,…

2019 Events Calendar

as of 1-8-19 2019 Calendar of Events  Printable March 1-3                   Main Student Leader/Pastor Retreat…………………………………………. Marengo OH March 8-10                 3SLi Student Leadership www.threesli.org…. Dayspring Church, Cincinnati OH March 16                     Start Fresh……………………………….. Meadow Park Church of God, Columbus OH April 5-6                     Camp Marengo Work Weekend……………………………………… Camp Marengo OH April 5-6                     Counselor Training Days……………………………………………….. Camp Marengo OH April 21                      …

Landmark Decision – 2018

Landmark Decision Webinar recording. Date: Oct 15, 2018 1:24 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Meeting Recording: https://zoom.us/recording/share/YRs_Y_8ryVgU1LwexnPLifh-GHUTtC1Z8crfnwvUNb6wIumekTziMw Information on how to access the zoom meeting was sent to you when you registered for he webinar.

Annual Registrations

Have you completed your Annual Registration? To all ministers and church lay leaders, it’s that time of year again to register as a minister and or congregation. The importance of NON-registering can be detrimental to both individual and Church due to state and federal regulations. Clergy Every year the I.R.S. requires Church of God Ministries…

Large 3C Gathering review 2018

posted 9-5-18 Event was held on August 21, 2018 in Lima, Ohio Large 3C Gathering – Cultivating Congregations More than 150 pastors and lay leaders from Ohio, Michigan and Indiana gathered at Lima Crossroads Church of God last month to spend a day with Shawn Lovejoy to explore principles of leadership that lead to successful…