Pastor's Blog

  • From the Pastor’s Desk: May 24, 2017

    There is an interesting series being shown on a local news program regarding the subject of fake news. According to an informal test that the station conducted, even those mature enough to normally distinguish fake new from fact-based information were fooled 25% of the time. Read More »

  • Bishop McKee: April 29, 2017: In Response to Judicial Council Decision re: Bishop Oliveto

    April 29, 2017 On Friday evening, the Judicial Council issued its decision on the election, consecration, and assignment of Karen Oliveto as a Bishop of The United Methodist Church. Bishop Bruce Ough, President of the Council of Bishops, has released a statement regarding this decision and the continuing work of the Council of Bishops and the Commission on a Way Forward. You can read the statement here: President of the Council of Bishops Statement regarding Judicial Council Decision. The Council [...] Read More »

  • Now It’s Our Turn: April 27, 2017

    The United Methodist Church has been debating the issue of homosexuality and gay marriage for decades. One side of the church believes that homosexuality is “incompatible with Christian teachings” (as noted in the Book of Discipline) and that gay marriage is forbidden, while the other side takes the opposing position. As can be imagined, arguments are passionate on both sides of the aisle. Every four years, at General Conference, the larger church takes a vote on changing the language [...] Read More »

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News & Events

  • VBS is June 19-23, 2017

    VBS registration is coming up. You may sign up beginning Monday, May 1, 2017!Our VBS theme this year is Hero Central: Discover Your Strength in God. Kids will go on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God. We'll have epic music, spectacular science, crafty crafts, heroic recreation, and fantastic Bible stories to help kids (and leaders) discover their strength in God!VBS will run from 9:00 a.m. to noon on June 19-23, 2017.All children Pre-K through 5th grade are welcome! Read More »

  • Memorial Day Service: May 28, 2017

    This Sunday, May 28, 2017, the church will be observing Memorial Day Sunday. The church’s Memorial Day service is always a moving testimony to those who have sacrificed for their country. Read More »

  • Susan Anderson to Receive Harry Denman Evangelism Award

    The North Texas Conference Board of Laity will be recognizing Susan at the upcoming Laity Session of the North Texas Annual Conference, to be held on Sunday, June 4, 2017, 3:30 p.m. at First UMC Plano. All members and friends of Lake Cities UMC are invited to celebrate this special time in Susan’s life. Read More »

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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.