Sermon This Laity Sunday

See the whole Sunday Worship Bulletin 10-11-15 here

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“Finding God’s Path” – Message by Jackie Fitzgerald







Mission Project: Wheelchair Ramp Building

DOUGLAS RAMP 001 (1)The United Methodist Men have been working hard these past few weeks on building wheelchair ramps. This ramp pictured is a 19′ ramp. If you are interested in this mission project, contact Michael Neumann.



Autumn Celebration

untitledIt’s finally here! Next Saturday will be our first Autumn Celebration.  Check out the Auction item inventory list donated as of this week.  Besides fresh homemade food, entertainment by our Joyful Noise and an accomplished guitarist, Carl Hall, is also on the program. Setting up is planned starting Thursday, October 15th. See Pastor Alan if you would like to help. Read more here.


3 Ways to Serve this week

  1. Encourage our Military – address info and cards are located in the Historical area.
  2. Visiting our Shut-ins–visit those that are homebound or in a nursing home.
  3. Prayer–please be in pray for those in need

Weekly Prayer Focus for October

  1. Through Jesus, let us offer a sacrifice of praise – the fruit of lips that confess His name. Hebrews 13:15. Pray for the Autumn Celebration!
  2. Pray that God pours out His grace and more grace as we experience fun, food and fellowship at the Autumn Celebration.
  3. Pray for the lost in our community. Let us be thankful and please God by worshiping Him with holy fear and awe. Hebrews 12:28.
  4. Pray to be excited and expectant to what God is doing through our church. Proper worship of God is exuberant.
  5. Pray for wisdom, discernment and blessings on church charge conference. May the zeal of our God fill our hearts!

 “Bound for Greater Things” by Bishop Huie, October 12th

On Monday, October 12th, Bishop Huie will be at Pollard UMC to speak to us on “Bound for Greater Things” Living Into God’s Future. Laity (laity consists of all members who are not a part of the clergy) are invited to be there at 7:00 pm. There will be nursery available. The church van will be available if you need a ride.