Maumee Valley Presbytery
Maumee Valley Presbytery is the body of Christ, Presbyterian (U.S.A.), in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan.
Northwest Ohio Association for teh UCC
United Church of Christ in Northwest Ohio, our role and mission is build and nurture connections between congregations.
We are a host church for this program, providing temporary food and shelter for homeless families in Allen County.
Ch-Ki-Lo (Charity-Kindness-Love) Food Pantry
We collect donations and special offerings for this pantry, which serves residents in the Shawnee/Cridersville area.
Each year we provide a generous Christmas to a family in need, sponsored through a local outreach organization.
Shawnee Children’s Program
One of the most identifiable characteristics of the church, this long time mission of the church is supported through donations by members and participation with the children.
Lenten Round Robin Program
Each Lenten season, we host a community worship service (along with 7 other churches) which is ecumenical in nature, connecting us with other people in the Lima/Allen County area. Each of these Sunday evening services has a dedicated offering to go to a local food pantry.
Since our congregation has membership with two denominations, we participate in both denomination’s special offerings throughout the year.
We help sponsor a medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic each year.
Other partners – You will find that our church offers many opportunities to serve alongside partners who are willing to work with us:
Habitat ReStore of Lima
Humane Society of Allen County
Our Daily Bread
Goodwill/Easter Seals of Allen County
Lima Literacy Council