Rev. John Wright shares mission experiences

The Rebekah Circle of Bethany United Methodist Church in Reedville recently was treated to an inspiring talk by the Rev. John C. Wright, pastor of both Fairfields UMC in Burgess and Afton UMC in Ophelia.

His topic was missions and what inspired him to become an active member of mission teams engaging in projects within the U.S. and abroad, reported publicity chairman Bonita Wilson.

It was while he was working as an electrical engineer at Dahlgren that Rev. Wright became interested in mission work. This was prior to his receiving his call to ministry…