Rotary Club – End Human Trafficking webinar

Jim Hodgson (Moderator), Director of Church & Community Relations – Oak Hills Fellowship, Bemidji Rotary Club Champion & member of HAASTE (Headwaters Alliance Against Sex Trafficking & Exploitation) hosts Jessica Bartholomew of A.C.T. United ( & Stacy Schaffer of the 31:8 Project ( for our Bemidji Rotary Club’s District Conference webinar on Ending Human Trafficking […]

EQUIP Online Seminars

3rd Saturday morning each month (10:00-11:30am) 6 months per year (April – August: none scheduled) Format – by Zoom video conference (specific sign-in code each time) No Charge, but opportunity given to donate to OHF & partnering organizations See below for the full schedule Please email Jim Hodgson ([email protected]) for the next EQUIP Seminar’s Zoom […]

Gabriel & Ebony Warren interview

Dr. Gabriel & Ebony Warren live in Bemidji and serve respectively as the Assistant Professor of Marketing & MBA Program Director at BSU ( and the Students First Program Director ( Jim Hodgson interviews them about their backgrounds, coming to faith in Jesus, local church & community involvement, & insight on how today we as […]

Alex Mandes interview

Dr. Alejandro (Alex) Mandes serves as the Executive Director of the EFCA’s All People Initiative ( serving multicultural, immigrant, & marginalized people. JIm Hodgson interviews him about his background, faith in Jesus, & wisdom on how we today as the Church can keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace (Eph. 4:3) in […]

Multi-Ethnic Ministry Resources

Here are some Multi-Ethnic Ministry Resources that our Church Ministries & Center for Indian Ministries teams utilize & recommend to leaders seeking to learn more from another ethic perspective, especially on Native & African American ministry. This was presented to our Net of the North fellowship of pastors & ministry leaders here in Bemidji on […]

Net of the North & United Way

On April 16th in Bemidji’s Net of the North ( fellowship Denae Alamano, Executive Director of Bemidji’s United Way (, presented about their local efforts in helping to address emergency needs during this global pandemic. Denae & her husband are part of Bemidji’s Covenant Church. Watch Now

Human Trafficking Presentation

On January 30, 2020 Oak Hills hosted a “Human Trafficking” presentation during our Community Life Hour. Gabrielle Congrave, of Support Within Reach ( & coordinator of Beltrami County’s “Headwaters Alliance Against Sex Trafficking & Exploitation (HAASTE)”, led the MDH presentation & was introduced by Jim Hodgson, our Director of Church & Community Relations. Jim has […]