Pentecost Greetings! I’m excited to invite you and your congregation to pray and support the Cambodia Mission Trip 2017 onJanuary 29-February 10, 2017. This mission trip is both mission-centered as well as a pilgrimage of hope and vitality. The 12-day experience will include daily prayer and theological reflection, worship with Cambodian Christians, listening to people’s… Continue Reading→
Archives for June 2016
Grace and Peace to you all! We have all seen pictures and heard the news about the flooding in southern West Virginia this week. It has been called the worst flooding in 100 years in the area. It is really hard to see your home state devastated by flooding and not do something. I am… Continue Reading→
“Go therefore,” and make an IMPACT in the name of Jesus Christ; transform the world!
Yes Lord. But how? We are weary of all the division and polarization that has us locked and paralyzed in a “dry and weary land where there is no water.”
A recent visit to Charleston, SC offered an opportunity to gain a fresh insight into our nation’s history, particularly in regards to slavery. In some ways it was a reminder of how far we’ve come but it was also a reminder of how far we still need to go in attempt to achieve freedom, equality… Continue Reading→
Millbrook UMC in Raleigh has 13 nearly new United Methodist Hymnals with dark purple covers and page edges that they would like to donate to someone who can use them. If you are interested, please contact Dianna Marbrey 919-876-0865, extension 8610 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Well ya also have to serve – The Capital District and the NC Annual Conference need you! There are still positions available to usher at Annual Conference. Folks should be knocking down the doors and begging to be added… but sadly… not the case. There are positions available Thursday (6/16), Friday (6/17), and Saturday (6/18)…. Continue Reading→
My Hope and Prayer is for The UMC to Remain United
In recent years I have gained a whole new perspective on the vast differences in individuals who claim the United Methodist heritage. My husband and I both grew up in relatively small Presbyterian Churches and when we moved to our home in the Apex/Cary area over 22 years ago, we ended up in a United Methodist Church where we remain involved.
If It Were Holy!
God is holy, but what exactly does the word “holy” mean? What does the Bible define as holy? The Hebrew word for holy is “godesh” and means “apartness, set-apartness, sacredness.” In the New Testament, the word for holy is “hagios” and means set apart, reverent, sacred, and worthy of veneration.
This year’s C4C Summit will be held on Saturday July 30, 2016, 10am-3pm at Garner United Methodist Church (201 Methodist Drive, Garner, NC). The purpose of this summit is to inform, educate and inspire those involved in leading or participating in a C4C church/school partnership. The agenda will encompass a variety of speakers to include:… Continue Reading→