Pastor’s Words

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

September 2019 “I believe in the Holy Spirit.” These words from the Apostles’ Creed give some people pause as they recite them from memory. Being able to explain these words may be almost impossible for person’s confused about their       understanding of the Trinity. As Christians, and certainly as United Methodists, we accept as part of […]

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Lay Leader Lines March 2018

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Q: I ‘ve heard rumors that we are going to have a Vacation Bible School this summer for the children in this church. Is this true? We haven’t had a Vacation Bible School here for years! I’ve also heard that we’re planning a Vacation Bible School for adults, too! What is that? I’ve never heard […]

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United Methodist Women March 2018

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

It’s hard to believe that Easter is less than a month away. That means it is time to think about the United Methodist Women’s annual Reflection Breakfast. As in the past, it is traditionally held the morning before Palm Sunday. This year the event will take place on Saturday, March 24, beginning at 9:30 AM. Featured speaker will be […]

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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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United Methodist Women – October 2017

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Please take note of the meeting date change for the October meeting of our United Methodist Women’s group. Because of the Marquette District Celebration to be held the first Tuesday of the month in Newberry, our October meeting will be held the first Wednesday of the month, Oct. 4 at 1 PM in our church […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk – September 2017

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

September is the beginning of another school year. It is also the beginning of college and professional football, and of exciting times for many. However September elicits  memories which are difficult for us to ponder. September 11 is a day for prayer, a day of memory and hope, a day to rededicate our lives to […]

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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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United Methodist Women August 2017

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

There has been a last-minute addition to the program for our annual UMW picnic meeting. Those attending are asked to bring an antique for “Show and Tell”. The main program will feature guest speaker Darrell Dixon, whose subject will be the new personal tracking device Schoolcraft County is introducing to help locate missing dementia patients […]

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May 2017 Newsletter

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Please click the link below to view the newsletter for May 2017.   May Newsletter

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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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