Archive for March, 2016

REACHOUT – April 2016

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

  Good News! The prayer group formed a month ago is still going strong. We continue to meet weekly, with our membership having increased from two to six participants. Not everybody is able to come each week, but all who do come find it to be a meaningful experience. How about giving it a try? […]

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United Methodist Women – April 2016

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

  Applications are now available for the United Methodist Women’s Marquette District Spiritual Retreat to be held April 29 and 30 at the Comfort Inn right here in Manistique. On Friday evening, the 29th, registration begins at 5 PM and will be followed by dinner. The program, entitled, “A quilt, A Bible, and Jesus,” will follow the meal. The activities  on  […]

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A View From The Belfry – April 2016

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Hello from Benny! WOW!!! Did you hear the news? This church is having a baby!!! Well, actually, our new secretary, Kali, is having the baby, but the church is having a baby shower for her and her new little one. I’ve been told that it’s supposed to be a boy! You know, I haven’t mentioned […]

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Lay Leader Lines – April 2016

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Q: I understand that we have a prayer group of some sort meeting at the church. Don’t we already have a prayer circle or something? Why do we need two prayer groups?                                                                                         A: We do have both a prayer circle (also called a prayer chain) and a prayer group, called the prayer warriors. The […]

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From The Pastor’s Desk – April 2016

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! Now what do we do? Our Lenten Journey is over. We traveled to the upper room on Maundy Thursday with Jesus and his disciples. We heard Jesus say those powerful, effective words that are still effective when we hear them on Sunday mornings, “Given and shed for you for the forgiveness […]

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