Wil Bailey, conference missionary to Costa Rica, participated in a conference workteam to Puerto Rico recently and has produced a video documenting highlights from that experience. Note that Conference Mission Interpreter, Rev. Bill Haddock was our team leader for this trip. Thanks to everyone who served!
Following Thanksgiving, persons from three North Carolina churches – Front Street UMC, (Burlington) led by Rev. Patrick Murphy (NCCUMC), Unity UMC, (Thomasville) led by Rev. Rob Hutchinson (WNCCUMC), and Myers Park UMC, (Charlotte) led by Rev. Nathan Arledge (WNCCUMC) – journeyed with our sisters and brothers in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. With an awareness of the… Continue Reading→
The aftermath of Hurricane Maria’s passage through Puerto Rico has created a humanitarian crisis that aggravated existing problems in the island’s economy, health, and education systems. At the moment, 34 deaths related to this phenomenon of nature have been reported. This has been the worst catastrophe of the century leaving the Puerto Rican people without… Continue Reading→