Tag Archives: United Methodist Church

What does God do?

        God works in at least seven ways, said  Machaela Irving, director of Christian Education. In January at the Christian Education committee meeting, she offered this mini-study on what we are teaching our children. God creates. God sustains. … Continue reading

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Pray Our Way Forward: January 29 – February 4

“Holy Spirit, renew and inspire us because the way forward is hard and the disciples’ journey is long.“ This sentence concludes the prayer we are asked to offer during the week of January 29. It is part of the Council … Continue reading

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Training for God’s Work

Bishop John Schol gives the Greater New Jersey conference a report card here  Among his recommendations are to reach out like a new church (hint: sponsor an Easter Egg hunt NOT on church grounds) and to  “take the church to the … Continue reading

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Lenten Sacrifice? What to do?

On February 18 (Ash Wednesday), Lent begins. How to observe the 40 days before Easter? In this video, United Methodists talk about their choices — whether to give something up as a sacrifice, or add something to their devotional life. See … Continue reading

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