This week's Ministry Matters been published on the website. It can be read weekly on the Ministry Matters tab.
There was a glitch in publishing the site which resulted in this entry not posting on Sunday as intended...
For the eighth week of the “Reforesting Our Faith” series, Pastor Kelly’s message was titled, “The Tree of Life in Heaven,” based on Psalm 1 and Revelation 22:1-5. Music included “See the Morning Sun Ascending,” “God Created Them All,” “I Sing the Almighty Power of God,” and... “The Trees of the Field”. We also celebrated the baptism of Arielle May Olsen.
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Pastor Kelly's Sunday message, "Job: Suffering Becomes Hope under a Broom Tree," based on verses from Job 1, 2, and 19, can now be read here. Sermon texts are posted weekly on the Blog tab.
The most recent edition of Ministry Matters is now available to read here. It's posted weekly on the Ministry Matters tab of this site.
This morning, Pastor Kelly resumed the “Reforesting Our Faith” series with the seventh message, “Job: Suffering Becomes Hope under a Broom Tree,” based on selections from chapters 1, 2, and 19 of the book of Job. Music included “You Are the Seed,” “Hymn of Promise,” and “The Trees of the Field,” sung by our music team, and “Great Is Thy Faithfulness,” a piano duet from Cathy King & Carol Markley.
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Pastor Kelly's Sunday message, "Deborah: Wise Decisions Made in the Shade," can now be read here. Sermons are posted weekly on the Blog tab.
We apologize for the delay; we've experienced difficulties editing the website. Sunday was the 6th week in the "Reforesting Our Faith" series; Pastor Kelly's message was titled, "Deborah: Wise Decisions Made in the Shade," based on Judges 4-5. Music included "Morning Has Broken," "All Creatures of Our God and King," and our theme, "The Trees of the Field."
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This week's Ministry Matters can now be read here. It will not be published next week due to vacation for our Office Manager, Sue Cramer. It will resume on August 15. Each published edition can be found on the Ministry Matters tab of the website.
Pastor Kelly's message this week, "Gideon: Guidance from Fleece under a Tree", can now be read here. Since the message was interspersed with Scripture, it's posted with all those passages from Judges 6-8 included in the text as well. Sermons are posted weekly on the Blog tab of this site.
Here's a message from Ilah Sisson Walser, reporting on the church's current Sock Mission project, as well as the knitting mission that goes on year-round.
This picture shows a part of the distributions made in the past 24 hours. A total of 485 hats, 2 headbands, 1 pr mittens, and 54 scarves. An additional donation from the Ballston Spa UMC congregation members and Ocean State of 76 pairs of socks and slippers. These donations are headed out to the United Methodist Economic Ministry in Salem, Maine, and to the Over the Bridge Outreach and the City Mission of Schenectady.
A big thank you to Breta and Ilah - the Knitting Sisters, and also to Sally, Kim, Ruth. Thanks to all of you who donated yarn - Florence, Gloria, Laurie, Carolyn, Isabella, our Vermont family, Cathy, Sally, Kim, Carolyn, and Carol.