Why a Learning Journey? Your stories mattered.

As we set out to design the foundation for this first year of bringing Becoming Beloved Community to life in our diocese, we began...

Province V Gathers in Becoming Beloved Community

On April 8-10, dioceses from across Province V, including Diocese of Southern Ohio, Diocese of Ohio, Diocese of Michigan, Diocese of Northern Michigan, and...

An Invitation to Join a Community of Practice & Build a Movement

The call to Becoming Beloved Community is about building a movement. We are called to follow Jesus in racial reconciliation, healing, and justice. It is...

The Ohio Council of Churches presents Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

The Ohio Council of Churches is putting top emphasis on racism this year. The new leaders, the Revs. Jack Sullivan and Brandi Slaughter, have put...

Connecting Across Our Province

Several members from our diocese recently attended the Big Provincial Gathering, on July 12-13 Kalamazoo, Michigan from July 12-13. This gathering was hosted by...

Marching for Interfaith Peace + Justice

On September 22, leaders from our diocese joined together with hundreds others in Columbus for the Interfaith March for Peace and Justice. Deborah Stokes, long-time...

Engaging our Rural and Appalachian Communities: The Roanridge Project

In 2019, the Diocese of Southern Ohio was awarded a Roanridge Grant in the amount of $15,000 to engage three to five rural and/or...

Finding Sacred Ground Across Congregations

On Sunday, January 19, four congregations gathered together to reflect on their engagement with Sacred Ground: A Film-Based Dialogue Series. St Simon's of Cyrene...

St Patrick’s Hosts Civil Rights Pilgrimage: June 12-20, 2020

Over the past year, the people of St. Patrick’s and the Diocese of Southern Ohio have become deeply engaged in the work of Becoming...

25 Traits of Beloved Community

Check out this resource outlining 25 Traits of Beloved Community  This resource is written by Dr. Arthuree Wright for the United Methodist Church.