Archive for November, 2015

Pastor’s Words-November 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

I  want to share with you an important section from our United Methodist Church Discipline, which guides our church in its world-wide ministry. This section is called, “Our Theological  Task.”  I hope that you will find it helpful in understanding what is unique and wonderful about Methodism, as well as provide a basis for conversation with sisters and brothers.  May you prayerfully consider these segments as you continue to grow in faith.  United Methodists share with other Christians the conviction that […]

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Lectionary – November 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

November 1—Twenty-third Sunday After Pentecost Ruth 1:1-18 * Psalm 146 Hebrews 9:11-14 * Mark 12:28-34   November 8—Twenty-fourth Sunday After Pentecost Ruth 3:1-5, 4:13-17 * Psalm 127 Hebrews 9:24-28 * Mark 12:38-44   November 15—Twenty-fifth Sunday After Pentecost 1 Samuel 1:4-20 * Psalm 113 Hebrews 10:11-14, 15-18, 19-25 * Mark 13:1-8   November 22—Christ the […]

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United Methodist Women-November 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

  Eight women from our local UMW unit attended the Marquette District Celebration in St. Ignace in October.  The weather was beautiful and the program was informative.  Keynote speaker was Hannah Heebner of the Children’s Home Society of Michigan. A highlight of the day was a report by the director of Camp Michigamme. She presented […]

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Lay Leader Lines-November 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Q:     I understand that something called a Double Header is coming up soon.  What is that, where is it, and who goes to it? A:     The Double Header consists of two Marquette District meetings which are traditionally held on the same day to assist those who would normally attend both to make fewer trips to […]

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A View From the Belfry!-November 2015

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

  Greetings from Benny in the belfry!  Actually, once in a while I get out of the belfry to take a look around the area.  This month I happened to be flying around the parsonage, and I noticed a small group of church people meeting there.  They were laughing and munching on snacks and talking, […]

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