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“When John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent word by his disciples and said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?’ Jesus answered them, ‘Go and tell John what you hear and see: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf [...]

By |2019-12-11T13:59:27+00:00December 11th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments


“But when he saw many Pharisees and Sadducees coming for baptism, he said to them, ‘You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? Bear fruit worthy of repentance. Do not presume to say to yourselves, “We have Abraham as our ancestor”; for I tell you, God is able from these stones [...]

By |2019-12-04T19:18:47+00:00December 4th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Wake Up

“Besides this, you know what time it is, how it is now the moment for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we became believers; the night is far gone, the day is near. Let us then lay aside the works of darkness and put on the armour of [...]

By |2019-12-04T19:15:16+00:00December 4th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Deposit Rate Increase!

Participation Account Rate Increase We are pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2020, the United Methodist Development Fund will raise the interest rate paid on participation accounts to 2.0%.  Participation account funds are fully liquid and, unlike certificates of deposit (CD), are not locked in for a particular time period.  The church building loan [...]

By |2019-11-22T14:11:20+00:00November 22nd, 2019|United Methodist General News|0 Comments

Words of Comfort

“When you hear of wars and insurrections, do not be terrified; for these things must take place first, but the end will not follow immediately.’ Then he said to them, ‘Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom; there will be great earthquakes, and in various places famines and plagues; and there will be dreadful portents [...]

By |2019-11-14T14:05:04+00:00November 14th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

A Life That Will Never End

“Some Sadducees, those who say there is no resurrection, came to him and asked him a question, ‘Teacher, Moses wrote for us that if a man’s brother dies, leaving a wife but no children, the man shall marry the widow and raise up children for his brother. Now there were seven brothers; the first married, and died childless; then [...]

By |2019-11-05T19:44:45+00:00November 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

The Lost

“He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: ‘Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax-collector. The Pharisee, standing by himself, was praying thus, “God, I thank you that I am not like other people: thieves, [...]

By |2019-10-24T15:44:38+00:00October 24th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments