Category Archives: General

Romans 12:9-21 and
 Matthew 16:21-28

The scripture for Sunday, August 30, 2020, is from Romans 12:9-21 and
 Matthew 16:21-28.           “Take Up Your Cross” is the title of Pastor Jenny Smith Walz’s sermon.  “Let love be genuine; hate what is evil, hold fast to … Continue reading

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 Matthew 16:21-28

“Joshua Fit de Battle of Jericho” and “Saranam, Saranam” 8/23/2020

COME ENJOY BEAUTIFUL MUSIC! We Want to Worship With You “Joshua Fit De Battle of Jericho” OR “Joshua Fought The Battle of Jericho“) is a well-known African American spiritual based on the story of Joshua in the Bible. The song tells … Continue reading

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Books on the Steps

Many of us look forward to hearing the Children’s Time book that will preview the ensuing sermon. Books from past weeks are arrayed on the steps and are also featured on our website. How to find them: Go to PrincetonUmc.org … Continue reading

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“O For A Thousand Tongues To Sing:” Worship Music 8/23/2020

COME ENJOY BEAUTIFUL MUSIC! We Want to Worship With You Click here to enjoy “O For A Thousand Tongues To Sing My Great Redeemer’s Praise.”  “O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing” is a Christian hymn written by Charles Wesley. While studying under Peter … Continue reading

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Matthew 16: 13-20 and Romans 12: 1-8


The scripture is read from the New Revised Standard Version on Sunday, August 23, 2020. To watch interesting videos of the scripture on YouTube, click here and here To follow our worship service and watch the scripture being read, click … Continue reading

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Children’s Book: “The Undefeated”

At Children’s Time, on Sunday, August 16, 2020, Pastor Jenny read aloud the children’s book “The Undefeated.” This poem by Kwame Alexander and illustrated by Kadir Nelson was published in 2019. It is an Ode to black American triumph and tribulation, peppered with great inspiring art … Continue reading

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WORSHIP SERVICE MUSIC: SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, 2020

COME SING WITH US! We Want to Worship With You Click here to enjoy “Lord, I Want to Be a Christian” Lord, I Want to Be a Christian is an African American spiritual. It was likely composed in 1750s Virginia … Continue reading

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MATTHEW 15: 10 – 28

Lori Pantaleo read the scripture from the New Revised Standard Version on Sunday, August 16, 2020. To watch an interesting video of this scripture on YouTube click here  

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Haile Selassie’s address to the United Nations, 1963 …

Famous Words by Former Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie “That until the philosophy which holds one race superior and another inferior is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned: That until there are no longer first-class and second class citizens of … Continue reading

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SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2020: WORSHIP SERVICE MUSIC

COME SING WITH US! We Want to Worship With You Click here to enjoy ‘Sweet Hour of Prayer’ – YouTube The text of  Sweet Hour of Prayer appears to come from William W. Walford (1772-1850), an obscure, blind lay preacher who … Continue reading

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