Pastor's Word

Everyone who has ears

  Everyone who has ears should pay attention.   Matthew 13:9 Recently, I was at an extended care facility to visit a parishioner.  The front desk clerk pulled out the desk diary to find out where the person was.  The individual in question had been discharged from rehab back to home. This made me remember my […]


Announcements (April 29)

Heaven and Earth Vegetable Garden Preparation: Saturday May 7 at 9am – noon; a load of topsoil will be delivered to the Heaven and Earth Garden in order to prepare for the next year of growing. We need some volunteers to help transport and spread the soil. Please come and bring your garden gloves! Having […]

Announcements (April 22)

Good luck and blessings to our family teams helping out with the Helping Hands event this Saturday. Helping families from church are fanning out across the area to assist people in our church communities with household projects and cleanouts. “Sabbath in the Suburbs: A Family’s Experiment with Holy Time” by MaryAnn McKibben Dana, will be […]

Announcements (April 1)

Please note the office will be closed on Tuesday, April 5 for staff development.  Starting Sunday:  “By Water and the Spirit”, an exploration of the United Methodist understanding of the sacrament of baptism, will be offered as a 6-week study at 9:15am in the Aldersgate Room. Pastor Joe will lead the study, which will provide an […]

Holy Week Worship Schedule

We have a full schedule of worship and fellowship scheduled for Holy Week, beginning with Palm Sunday, March 20. Palm Sunday: The procession of the palms will highlight both worship services on this holy day, Sunday March 20. Worship services at 8:10 and 10:25 am. Maundy Thursday Worship: As we end our Lenten journey, we […]

Announcements (February 26)

Rummage sale committee forming now! April 29 & 30 will be our Rummage Sale & we need committee volunteers. We’ll need to advertise and solicit donations as well as organize, sort and set up for the sale in advance. And of course we’ll need plenty of staffing during the sale days too! To volunteer for […]