Faith in action stories
Fairview Heights Christ UMC is working with Bishop Palmer, Bishop Elias Galvan and Honduran Superintendent Juan Gurrereo to plant the first United Methodist church in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
East St. Louis Trinity UMC has been working to find ways to grow its Sunday School program while at the same time looking for ways to embrace the community.
Four generations of family serve at Brighton St. Paul UMC
Belleville Union UMC will celebration the completion of its sanctuary renovation on Sunday, May 1.
Members of Wanda UMC used Consecration Sunday to respond to the challenge of being "good stewards for Jesus Christ."
Some 300 people turned out Sept. 24-25 as part of Cahokia Connections 2010 – a joint celebration of the area churches in and around Cahokia.
A September 2010 trip to Paraguay was the 12th time that Belleville St. Matthew UMC has sent a team since 1998. Many of the same personnel have gone on each of the trips and have been able to develop ongoing relationships with the missionaries living there.