Bishop Gregory Vaughn Palmer is retiring after serving 24 years in Episcopal leadership. West Ohio has been blessed to have Bishop and First Lady Cynthia Palmer serving us in this conference.

On Tuesday, June 4 from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, please join the staff at the West Ohio Conference as we show appreciation in person to Bishop Palmer at an Open House at West Ohio Conference Center in Worthington, Ohio. Light refreshments will be served.

In addition, this is the final week to express your appreciation in the following ways:

  • Send a card to the Palmers. Please send them to: Bishop Gregory and Mrs. Cynthia Palmer, West Ohio Conference, 32 Wesley Blvd., Worthington, Ohio 43085.
  • Contribute to a love offering. Financial contributions may be made here or by sending a check made payable to West Ohio Conference c/o the Foundation (UMFWO), 32 Wesley Blvd., Worthington, OH 43085 with "Palmers Gift Fund" in the memo line.
  • Leave your words of appreciation online here and those sentiments will be shared with them as well. 
  • Your cards and gifts must be received by May 15, 2024. The Palmers will be presented with these gifts at the West Ohio Annual Conference on May 31.