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English Circle Builds Church Community


Food and fellowship are big at United Methodist churches. A Maryland congregation took this hospitality a step further. Members reached out to clients of the church food pantries to ask what other ways they could enhance life in their community. When neighbors asked for more help learning languages, a popular social group called the English Conversation Circle was formed.

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For more information on the English Conversation Circle or to find out how you can volunteer, contact Silver Spring United Methodist Church at 301-587-1215.

This video was produced by United Methodist Communications in Nashville, TN.
Media contact is Fran Walsh, 615-742-5458.
This video was first posted in May, 2015.