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    November is here!  Traditionally, that means three things for us United Methodists, maybe four:  Charge Conference, Stewardship, Thanksgiving, and sometimes Advent.  That is certainly the case in 2017! Our yearly Charge Conference happens on November 12, at 3:00 pm at First UMC in Fayette.  We will worship with other Methodists of our district and celebrate […]

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      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 […]

      Tis the season to be Jolly

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        ‘Tis the season to wonder where the year has gone! Weren’t we just celebrating Easter just a few days ago? That’s life, though. The older you get, the faster time files (turns out my mother was right!). Advent-the season before Christmas-especially plays with our sense of time. Old people remember childhood like it was yesterday. […]

        Always good to Say Goodbye

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          Newsletter, July 2016   From Your Pastor     One thing I have learned as a United Methodist Preacher:  it’s always good to say a good goodbye.  It is healthy for relationships to be able to say goodbye to each other, to leave no loose ends, leave nothing unsaid or unresolved.  We have that opportunity […]

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