To: Ohio Diocese Officials, Auxiliary Leaders, Pastors and Congregations
From: Dr. Bernita Wright, Ohio Diocesan Overseer
Subject: Ohio Diocese Convention 2021
Greetings in Jesus’ Name!
The Ohio Diocese Convention will convene Friday, May 28 through Sunday, May 30, 2021, at The Original Glorious Church, 2030 Joyce Avenue, Columbus, Ohio. Overseer Dr. Bernita Wright is hosting. Services will be streamed and in-person adhering to COVID 19 regulations of wearing masks and social distancing.
Friday night service begins at 7:30 pm; Saturday Morning Glory begins at
1 0:00am; Business session will follow immediately at 11 :00am. Everyone is encouraged to attend this session to meet your new administration. Each auxiliary leader, president, and Diocese official will be present to introduce their vision and mission plan and ready to receive your questions and suggestions.
At 1:00 pm on Saturday, we will be honoring Bishop Melvin Maughmer, Sr. and Sister Maughmer in his retirement as Ohio Diocesan and Assistant General Bishop. Presentations will be made at this time. Monetary gifts or tributes can be mailed in advance to THE CHURCH attention: Evangelist Tina Hunter or can be CashApp’d to $ogc2030. In memo indicate Bishop Maughmer. Sunday School is at 10:00 am. During our 11:00 am Sunday morning service, there will be an official Installation Service for all new Ohio Diocese officers.
Financial obligations for this meeting for each church include registration
$20 per member (whether in attendance or not) and $10 per each auxiliary. A special memorabilia will be given to all who register. Report blanks are Attached or can be downloaded from our website at www.ogcohio.org. The deadline for all reports is May 26.
Our theme is “Moving Forward.” Subtopic: “Advancing The Kingdom” Supporting scriptures: Phillipians 3:12-14; Exodus 14:14-16; Joshua 1:7; Proverbs 4:25, 16:3; Isaiah 43:18-19; Deuteronomy 1 :6; Luke 9:6.
Hotel accommodations can be made with TRU Hotels by Hilton 2845 Airport Dr. Columbus, Ohio, 43219, phone 614-475-3200. This is a newer hotel. One of the amenities is that a full breakfast is provided.
We are anticipating a MOVE OF GOD! Please pray for this meeting.
OHIO DIOCESE … THE ONLY WAY TO MOVE FORWARD IS TO MOVE
In God’s Service,
Dr. Bernita Wright, Ohio Diocesan Overseer
Bishop Ivan Carey, Assistant
Evangelist Tina Hunter, Secretary