FAITH PROMISE –
The following projects make up our annual Missions commitment:
Backyard Ministries: helping to spread the Gospel throughout India.
Word for the World: the Earl Bailey Ministry reaches every available person, place and means, teaching the Gospel around the world.
Crisis Pregnancy Support Center: a Christ-centered ministry to the Stark County area.
American Indian Field: Billie Sue Dunn leads the Education Department in reaching Native Americans with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Hope Ministries: Director Jacob Beera brings the Hope of Jesus to India.
International Child Care: the Grace Children’s Hospital in Haiti.
Mission Society for United Methodists: Mark and Jo Waltz travel with clinics throughout the United States.
“The Way Out”: Chaplain Roy Coblentz serves the prisoners in the Stark County Jail. His support is completely dependent on the love gifts of churches and individuals.
Trans World Radio: Bill and Beth Ury provides Gospel broadcasts into China and the Far East to those who never hear God’s Word.
Samaritan Hands Paraguay School: Sue Givens and the Mission Society of United Methodists serves Christ in Paraguay.
Campus Crusade: Matt Smith, missionary for Christ, at Kent State University.
LOCAL MISSION PROJECTS –
Bethesda Ministry: an area emergency clothing and food cupboard.
Canton Calvary Mission: Peace UMC is a regular contributor of food staples and other items for distribution to needy families.
Louisville Public Schools: we donate mittens, gloves, hats and scarves from our Mitten Tree program to the elementary schools; we also collect and donate Box Tops for Education and Campbell’s Lables for Education.
MISSION TRIPS –
Peace Church organizes trips to areas needing assistance in a more personable and physical level (general repairs, cleaning, painting, etc,). We join efforts with Jefferson UMC of Jefferson, Ohio to go on adult mission trips each year.
You can find slideshows of some of our mission trips in our Photo Gallery tab.