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School Starts Soon

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    I know most of us are too old for this, but school starts soon!  Among our family of God here at Winfield First UMC, we have students and teachers who have been anticipating/dreading this day for months! Next week (August 5), we will have a special time of blessing for students and teachers during our […]

    From The Pastor

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      At the Administrative Board meeting last week, we talked about worship attendance. I expressed a goal of increasing our average attendance. For 2017, our average was 96 people per week. In 2018, let’s increase that to 100! That means we need to hold on to the regulars and find some new people. Think about how we […]

      by Church

        Hey Y’all,   It seems every time I write one of these, I am reminded how fast time goes! Just yesterday I was looking in my calendar, thinking it was March.  July means “summer” and, for me, “summer” means “Sumatanga.” I have been doing some kind of volunteer work at our United Methodist camp since 1980 […]

        Music in Worship

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          Have you ever been to a worship service without music? I have. It’s not fun. They’re barely worship services. Have you ever been to a church with bad music? I have. I’d rather have no music than bad music. I once served a church where only one woman could play piano and she only knew […]

          The New Year

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            Turn over a new page in the calendar and get ready! 2016 is here! We’ve got big things beginning here at FUMC: • January 3 – Our new Middle School Youth Worker, Will Byars, officially begins his work. • “The Disciple’s Path” starts again on Sunday, January 3rd at 5:00 PM. • “The Journey,” our […]

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