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Rev. Dr. Brian Bosworth June 2019: Passing the Baton- As a boy growing up in a family with a career Air Force officer/parent, the cycle of moving to a new base was not only what was expected, but a regular reality for us. For me as a young person it just seemed like a normal rhythm of life. The news of a transfer meant goodbyes of course, but also the expectation of new friends, schools, and housing upon arrival at the new base. It didn’t seem to be a big deal to me as a kid, maybe because every military family was doing the… Read More
Rev. Ricky Harrison June 2019: Summer Dinner Church- Throughout the summer, we will again be engaging in experiments with Dinner Church. One of the earliest traditions of the people who follow Jesus is to gather together around the table, sharing a meal and sharing our lives. At Dinner Church, informal worship takes place around the table with a delicious meal brought together by the entire community. Communion is made as we share food & share our lives in exploring scripture, singing, and praying together. Bring your faith. Bring your doubts. Bring your appetite for something bigger than yourself. Similar to our Maundy Thursday… Read More


Matching Funds Challenge- Matching Funds Challenge Toegther We Can Pay It Off! Recently, an anonymous donor has offered to match every dollar given to the building fund, up to $80,000 to retire the… Read More
Lunches For Seniors- Lunches for Seniors FUMC Fellowship Hall Tuesdays 11:30 - 1:00 Meals are provided for free to any area senior citizen each Tuesday in May from 11:30 - 1:00 Sponsored by… Read More
Reconnect- Reconnect SUMMER BREAK Reconnect is on break for the summer. Join us in the fall as we resume with another great study and time of fellowship with one another. MAC… Read More


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