Rev. Chin Cho (second from left, first row, kneeling) and Grace Cho (5th from left, second row, standing) at a UMC leaders retreat in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. PHOTO: COURTESY OF CHIN AND GRACE CHO
The United Methodist Church in Mongolia will celebrate the ordination of its first Local Elders in Mission, a new hospice facility, growing missions and new work with children and youth at its annual meeting in October 2022.
By Christie R. House
July 7, 2022 | ATLANTA
In Ulaanbaatar, the largest yet still remote city of Mongolia, Urje led a carefree life without much purpose. That was until she had a car accident and was confined to bed for a time. A Christian visited her and shared the gospel. He asked if she would pray the prayer of accepting Jesus. She didn’t really believe that praying would change anything, but she prayed anyway. Afterward, she found Gerelt (meaning “light”) United Methodist Church, where she…