Pastor's Blog

  • July 21, 2016: From the Pastor

    A special shout out to the church’s staff in covering me while on vacation in recent weeks. Several very challenging and emotional events occurred in this area while I was away. I felt confident, however, that our staff and Lay Servants were able to provide timely ministry when needed. During my time of absence, I became aware of losses both within our church and within our area of North Texas. In our church, we had members that moved away, and we [...] Read More »

  • June 30, 2016: From the Pastor

    Summer is upon us! Many of us are currently on vacation, enjoying a time of renewal and relaxation, while others are enjoying the comfort of their homes. Several of us have already filled up our calendars with various activities to keep us busy. While summer is a great time of the year for most everyone, it is also a very challenging time for the church when it comes to worship attendance and giving. Those associated with our church here at [...] Read More »

  • Pray for Dallas

    Note: The letter below is from NTC Bishop Michael McKee regarding the July 7, 2016, shootings of Dallas police officers. July 8, 2016 As United Methodists gather for worship this Sunday, I ask that this letter be read and followed by a period of silent prayer.Tragedy struck Dallas Thursday evening. Five Dallas law enforcement officers were killed, and seven officers and two civilians were injured. An evil act borne out of hatred devastated their families and the [...] Read More »


News & Events

  • Golden Agers Luncheon: August 4, 2016

    BBQ at the Next Golden Agers Potluck Luncheon Our next Golden Agers Potluck Luncheon is this upcoming Thursday, August 4, 2016. Our main dish will be barbecue. Please bring a side dish to share and join us that day for a great time of fun, food, and fellowship! Games begin at 10:30 a.m., and we’ll be having lunch at 12:00 p.m. Read More »

  • Bernice Wright Day: August 14, 2016

    Celebrate Bernice Wright’s Day in the Life of the Church A Time to Celebrate! Sunday, August 14, 2016, is Bernice Wright Day in the life of the church. Plan to be a part of the celebration as we gather to highlight the years of service that Bernice gave to the church and her community. A reception will be held immediately following the 10:45 a.m. service of worship.   Read More »

  • Life Line Screening Offering Preventative Health Event: August 16, 2016

    Life Line Screening Tuesday, August 16, 2016Lake Cities UMC is pleased to offer a preventive health event on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will bring their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings to you at the church. A signup sheet is also available on the bulletin board right outside the sanctuary. Life Line will offer five screenings that scan for potential health problems related to:Blocked arteries, which is [...] 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.