NEWS AND REPORTS

Summer Food Program

Posted on May 26, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Summer Food Program

The Urban Mission is committed to seeing that children receive a nutritious meal during the summer month while school is not in session. In partnership with local agencies including D’Anniballe’s, Community Action Council Summer Work Program, Steubenville City Schools, and with a generous donation from Thoburn UMC in St. Clairsville, Ohio, the Urban Mission will administer the local Summer Food Program for students through the Department of Education. Throughout the months of June, July and August, youth ages 1-18 can visit one of four area sites to receive a lunch meal. Individual’s ages 19 through 21 with a mental or physical disability may also be eligible for...

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THANK YOU!

Posted on Apr 1, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

THANK YOU!

Thank you! Because of you, the Urban Mission raised over $6,500 towards are work in helping people break out of the cycle of poverty. We are thankful for such a supportive community!!  

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Next Table – May 12th

Posted on Apr 1, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Next Table – May 12th

Our next gathering of the Table will be Thursday, May 12th. Our topic will be “Replacing Broken Windows with God’s Restorative Power”. The “Broken Windows Theory” suggests that a community can reduce crime, build community support and instill a sense of pride among its neighbors when small problems are fixed promptly. Alternatively, minor vandalism (such as broken windows) left unrepaired, sends the message that no one cares about the community (or its people for that matter.) On May 12th, join us at The Table as we discuss the tenants of the “broken windows theory” and how it applies to our own context. You’ll leave with helpful hints as to how you can “do...

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April is Minority Health Month!

Posted on Apr 1, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

April is Minority Health Month!

“HEALTHY &WHOLE IN 2016” CALENDAR OF EVENTS To download your own copy of the calendar -> Minority Health Month Calendar  ...

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Foot Washing – March 24, 2016

Posted on Mar 2, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Foot Washing – March 24, 2016

On this Holy Week come and experience an act of service like no other. Whether you choose to wash feet or have your feet washed, come. There are multiple opportunities to be blessed and to serve as a blessing. For more information, view the flyer...

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Visit Our Prayer Stations

Posted on Feb 16, 2016 in NEWS AND REPORTS

Visit Our Prayer Stations

This Lenten season, join us at the Urban Mission as we seek new ways to be in solidarity with the poor. Each week, our sanctuary will be open from 8 – 4pm for guests to visit our prayer stations. Each station is unique, and each has its own story. Please plan to spend at least 30 minutes visiting our prayer stations. For more information, please call us at 740.282.8010.    

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