Monthly Reflections – On the Twelfth Day of Christmas

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas    10  When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy. 11  On entering the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, opening their treasure chests, they offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and … Continued

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Monthly Reflections – Five Expectations of Discipleship

Five Expectations of Discipleship   Years ago when I was pastoring the Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, I would be regularly invited to the Rotary Club in Greensboro as a guest. I found it interesting how clearly they laid out the expectations of a Rotarian. As I was driving home from one of the events I … Continued

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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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