Nollau Institute

Through retreats, site visits, online dialogue and peer mentoring, the program helps participants explore their vocation as leaders with the support of a community of practice.


Passport to Travel

Passport to Travel enhances the quality of seniors’ lives by allowing them to travel and experience the radical hospitality of CHHSM’s ministries while taking in all the sights of a new city.

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Annual Gathering

At the Annual Gathering, members explore their missions and develop stronger relationships with each other and the church. Our 81st meeting will be March 5-7, 2019 in Chicago.


Consulting Services

Partner with CHHSM staff or our trusted network of consultants for assistance with leadership formation, governance training, development, marketing, technology and more.

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Sandy Crane (left) and Caroline Smothers (right) with United Church Homes’ Brownstone Terrace Housing Manager Jane Millisor.

Amid Homelessness, Two Find United Church Homes’ Brownstone Terrace

Caroline Smothers and Sandy Crane have been down similar roads in life, but only one led them both to United Church Homes. Caroline and Sandy both experienced homelessness before moving to Brownstone Terrace, a United Church Homes affordable housing community in Marion, Ohio. Sandy slept overnight in parks for three months, while Caroline bounced from […]

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Creating a Movement

There is a season, turn, turn, turn. — Pete Seeger It looks like summer is finally here in the Midwest. May days will soon lead to June, July and August. As I am writing this, we have an upper 80-degree day with sunny skies! For some odd reason, Peter Seeger’s lyrics from The Byrds’ 1965 […]