Orrstown UB Church, in conjunction with a ministry partner, installed a new blessing box outside the front of the church. The blessing box will be stocked with non-perishable food, tracts, and Bibles. The box will serve as a means for Orrstown UB Church to be a blessing to our community through ways that are meaningful and leaving an impact on our community.

Shoreline Church in Oak Harbor, Ohio (30 min southeast of Toledo), is a congregation which is growing spiritually and desires to make disciples who make disciples along the Lake Erie shoreline of Ottawa County. We are looking for a senior pastor who will encourage people to relate their faith to everyday life and lead from the center of congregational life.

Our next senior pastor will bring a giftedness in biblical preaching and a pastor’s heart. A strong commitment to making disciples and developing leaders is essential. Skill and experience with both community outreach and ministry among younger generations will be a benefit. It is also expected that this individual will maintain professional ministerial credentials with the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, USA.

Shoreline Church is a congregation of approximately 70 people (over 100 before Covid). We are a tight-knit group, we care deeply about each other, and we have room to grow. We are financially stable, have modern facilities, and have vision to expand the facility to help reach youth in the community. We also desire to remain a praying church and continue the development of our discipleship mentoring process.

If this sounds like something for which God has been preparing you, please send a copy of your resume, a cover letter, and a current photo to bishop@ub.org.

Banner of Christ Community Church in Byron Center, Mich. (suburban Grand Rapids) is a congregation with a rich history positioned to step into our next season of ministry. We are looking for a senior pastor who will lead us in knowing Jesus and making him know.

Our next senior pastor will be a person of prayer who is committed to biblical leadership and possesses a heart for people that expresses itself in care and community. Strong desire and ability in mentoring and equipping leaders to fulfill the Great Commission is essential. Experience in reaching young families and developing family ministries will be a benefit. It is also expected that this individual will maintain professional ministerial credentials with the Church of the United Brethren in Christ. USA.

Banner of Christ Church is a congregation of over 100 people. We are a caring, financially stable congregation which tends toward senior adults, but which also includes young leaders. We are located in a rapidly growing neighborhood and have facilities which will enable significant growth.

If this sounds like something for which God has been preparing you, please send a copy of your resume, a cover letter, and a current photo to bishop@ub.org

Fonda Cassidy passed away on March 1, 2022. A nurse, Fonda and her husband, Robert, led a number of UB medical teams to Honduras and Nicaragua. Fonda is a sister of Rev. David Rawley, pastor of Otterbein UB church in Greencastle, Pa.

Viewing: 4-8pm Friday, March 11, 2022 at Johnson Funeral Service, 208 South Main St., Bridgewater, Va. 22812

Funeral: 2:00 pm Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Jerusalem Chapel UB church, 314 Chapel Road, Churchville, Va. 24421

Victory Heights United Brethren Church is a rural congregation located in the mountains of northwest Pennsylvania, approximately 30 miles east of the Ohio border and 15 miles north of I-80. We are real people, living real lives, serving a real God. We are looking for a pastor who will experience our next season of fruitful ministry with us as we emerge from the challenges of the pandemic.

Our next pastor will possess giftedness in biblical preaching and a pastor’s heart. A strong commitment to helping people develop their spiritual lives and the ability to equip them for ministry and leadership are essential. Skill and experience with ministry to people in crisis and building fellowship in the congregation will be a benefit. It is also expected that this individual will maintain professional ministerial credentials with the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, USA.

Victory Heights is a congregation of approximately 125 people. We are generationally balanced, financially stable, have a visible location and are open to expanding our facility. We are a praying church which strongly supports missions and is adaptable to change.

If this sounds like something for which God has been preparing you, please send a copy of your resume, a cover letter, and a current photo to bishop@ub.org.