The Louisiana Conference Board of Discipleship has made its selections for the 2014 -15 recipients of the Fresh Expressions ministry micro-grants. Winners include:
Camphor Memorial UMC (Baton Rouge District); project, “A Gumbo of Health, Wellness and Safety”; Rose K. White, project coordinator
Asbury UMC, Natchitoches/NSULA Wesley Foundation (Shreveport District); project, “Asbury Tutoring Program”; Rev. Karli D. Pidgeon, project coordinator
Summer Grove UMC (Shreveport District); project, “Tasty Tuesdays”; Rev. Mark Bray/Angie McEachern, project coordinators
Mallalieu UMC, St Martinville (Acadiana District); project, “Boys 2 Men Seminars”; Rev. Valla Johnson, project coordinator
Thomas UMC, Kenner (New Orleans District); project, “Read and Seed”; project coordinators, Kathy Marshall/Rev. Kaseem Short
New Life Community Church, Luling; project, “Reach Those Who Teach”; project coordinators, Rev. Wayne Taylor/Jennifer Green
Each project is to receive a $500 grant to assist with implementing the chosen ministry project.