Pastor's Blog

  • From the Pastor’s Desk: March 8, 2017

    Suggestions for Staying Safe on the Internet Over the past few weeks, I have offered information with regards to social media and internet usage. I have cited specific websites that offer sound tips on how to be safe while on the internet. Today I would like to offer a few of my own thoughts on this matter that might be helpful to some folks. Why is this subject matter important for the church community? As noted in last week’s sermon on Just [...] Read More »

  • Stop, Think, Connect – Tips for Online Use in 2017

    Stop and Think Before Connecting The use of social media outlets continues to be a personal interest of mine with regards to etiquette and safety. Noted below is yet another article that I hope is useful for those who “surf the net.” In today’s world, one’s privacy is less likely to be protected. The more that people know about you the more likely that others will want to “label” you or comprise your integrity. While my intent is not to scare [...] Read More »

  • From the Pastor’s Desk: February 7, 2017

    Social networking sites are a great way to exchange views on a variety of subjects ranging from sports to politics to religion to the latest technology. As you can imagine, people sometimes engage in spirited debates on these and many other issues. Passions often run high when it comes to political or religious views. A couple of suggestions come to mind when sharing personal views on the internet. Read More »


News & Events

  • Staff Appreciation Potluck: March 26, 2017

    There’s a POT Luck a’coming! Staff/Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) has scheduled another potluck. To follow our last successful event, we are scheduling another covered dish lunch after the late service on March 26, 2017. This is to celebrate our Pastor and to show our Staff our appreciation for all they do. We are sure it will be every bit as successful as the first celebration simply because you will make it so. So create your favorite covered dish for March 26, 2017! [...] Read More »

  • UMW Spring Flower Sale: Deadline March 26, 2017

    Support Missions United Methodist Women (UMW) is selling flats of Spring Flowers for your garden through March 26, 2017. Stop by the Welcome Center after church to order your flowers. The last day to order is Sunday, March 25, 2017. Varieties offered in several colors are begonias, impatiens, and petunias. Proceeds will go to missions supported by UMW. Payment will be collected with your order; each flat is $20.00. Flats will be available for pick up at the church on Saturday, April 1, 2017, [...] Read More »

  • United Methodist Women Meetings: March 27, 2017

    Spiritual Growth Retreat Update March 27, 2017 United Methodist Women (UMW) will meet on Monday, March 27, 2017. Please join us in the morning or in the evening. Ruth’s Circle will meet at 10:00 a.m. in the Family Life Center. The Program has changed; it will now be Spiritual Growth Retreat update with devotional by Pat Miller and refreshments by Blanche Farnam and Jo Haney. The evening group, Christian Women’s Café, will meet at 7:00 p.m. Stephanie Lind will be leading the group with Patricia [...] Read More »


1 John 4:16

So we have known and believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and those who abide in love abide in God, and God abides in them.