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Upcoming Events
JUL

24

MON
Boy Scouts
7:00 PM
Meet at LVUMC
JUL

25

TUE
Cub Scouts Meet
7:00 AM
at LeValley UMC
Choir Practice
7:00 PM
Adult Choir group meets at LVUMC to practice
JUL

26

WED
Zion Food Pantry!
2pm-4:30pm at Zion UMC
http://www.zionionia.org/
Must be a resident of Ionia County and have valid Picture ID May receive food one time per month.
JUL

27

THU
SOUP KITCHEN @ ZION UMC
6:00 PM
http://www.zionionia.org/food-services.html
Free meal to all who would like to join us!
Drum Exercise Class
6:30 PM
at LeValley Church
JUL

30

SUN
Worship Service
9am - Berlin Center UMC
11am - LeValley UMC
JUL

31

MON
Boy Scouts
7:00 PM
Meet at LVUMC
Bible Search
United Methodist Women (UMW)
President: Elaine Nash

UMW Committee:

  • Elaine Nash, President
  • Carol Braun, Vice President
  • Barbara Peterman, Secretary
  • Jean Kuhlman, Treasurer

The Purpose of United Methodist Women (UMW)

The organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Here are just a few of the various Mission Organizations that LeValley United Methodist Women (UMW) particpate:

  • Missionary's:  Groves Family, Hicks Family, Darcy Anup (Slattery)
  • Zion Food Pantry (Zion United Methodist Church, Washington Street Ionia, Michigan)
  • Rave (Relief After Violent Encounter) Servicing Ionia and Montcalm Counties
  • Jesus Fund (Assisting the Ionia Eight-Cap Chapter)
  • Christian Service Center (Ionia, MIchigan)
  • Vacation Bible School (Yearly contribution)
  • Kids Noisy Offering - loose Change (coins are dropped into the Sunday collection plates to help fund UMCOR)
  • The Red Kettle (Salvation Army Red Kettle)
  • UMCOR (United Methodist Committe On Relief)
  • The Clark Retirement Community Home (United Methodist Retirement Home)
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Red Bird Mission - Kentucky
  • Heifer International
     

In case you are interested in other human service need organizations in the Ionia County area, click on the description page of the "United Way Agency" for a break down of the agencies that receive funds distributed from the pledges received by the United Way! 

*Upcoming Project(s) - Church World Service is people reaching out to neighbors in need near and far--not with a hand out, but a hand up.