From the Pastor’s Desk December 2019

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Dear Advent Season Saints, as we prepare ourselves for our Lord’s birthday, we are reminded of our need for a Savior. Each of us looks around and finds that the world is full of opportunities to ignore what God has done for us. Whether it is our employment, our school work or activities, our family […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk November 2019

Monday, October 28th, 2019

This will be my last year-end report as your pastor.  As most of you now know I will be retiring as of June 30, 2020.  I thought I would look back over the 16 years I have been here.  I have officiated at 32 weddings, 29 baptisms, 40 receptions of members, who are new or […]

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UMW – June 2018

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Summer is finally here and it’s time for parties and picnics. The highlight of the summer, as far as the United Methodist Women goes, is our annual summer picnic. This year the theme will be a Hawaiian luau; so shake out your favorite muumuu, put on your leis and plan to attend. The event will […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk March 2018

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Dear Irish and Irish Wannabe Saints, St. Patrick’s Day is a global celebration of Irish culture on or around March 17th. It particularly remembers St. Patrick, one of Ireland’s patron saints, who ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century. I am part of the Wanna be Saints on St. Patrick’s day. I may have […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

According to a medieval legend, God once sent two angels to the earth on a special mission, with each one of them carrying a basket. One angel was assigned to gather up all of the prayers of petition, and the other was assigned to gather up all of the prayers of thanksgiving. The first angel returned very quickly, […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk – October 2017

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

What a mighty God we serve! No wonder the angels bow before Him, and heaven and earth adore Him and declare His great glory and holiness! No matter what is happening in the world at large or your personal world, God is on the throne and as sovereign is working to perform His will in […]

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Methodists by Garrison Keillor

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Methodists by Garrison Keillor We make fun of Methodists for their blandness, their excessive calm, their fear of giving offense, their lack of speed, and also for their secret fondness for macaroni and cheese.   But nobody sings like them. If you were to ask an audience in New York City, a relatively Methodist-less place, […]

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March 2017 Newsletter

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

March 2017 Newsletter

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A View from the Belfry – January 2017

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

BRRRR from the belfry!! Winter is really here! We are so fortunate to be able to heat the church! Well, except the front entrance, that is.  I overheard some of the trustees talking recently, and it was apparently  discovered that the vents in the roof area of the entrance haven’t been blocked off during the […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk – January 2017

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

The month of January is a time when many people seek new beginnings. 2016 has come to a close and we find ourselves in the midst of 2017. Every year we resolve to make the new year better, more fulfilling or even less hectic than the one before. The new year is a way to […]

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