Publications

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Dear Weddington Congregation,   As you are aware, parts of Texas and Louisiana have been hit by devastation from Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey.  The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) works to assist communities in basic needs and recovery during a crisis.  Because administrative cost are covered through the denomination, 100% of all funds sent through … Continued

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Justin Lineberry Announced as New Director of Praise and Worship

Justin Lineberry Announced as New Director of Praise and Worship   This month at Weddington United Methodist Church, we are thrilled to announce Justin Lineberry as our new full-time Director of Praise and Worship. Justin’s first Sunday in his new role was June 11.   Justin was raised in Galax, Virginia where he attended school and was … Continued

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Monthly Reflections – The Church in Prayer for the State

July 4 is a national holiday.  It marks the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 by delegates from the 13 colonies. Many see the 4th of July as the birthday of the United States of America. There will be picnics, parades, and fireworks.   For some in church … Continued

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Monthly Reflections – The Gospel on Five Fingers

I have shared with you that I have been spending some time in the writings and journey of Mother Teresa, now Saint Teresa of Calcutta.  Her passion for the poor, the unwanted, the unloved, and the uncared for was amazing and humbling.   One of the lessons she would teach those in the Missionaries of Charity was … Continued

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Monthly Reflections – Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day    Mother’s Day is a special day.  Each year we pause to think about our mothers and those who have shaped our lives.  We give thanks to God and share memories as we think about our mothers who have gone before us.  We give thanks to God and reach out in love to … Continued

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