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Book Review by Sally
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Book Review by Sally

I Love Growing Older but I’ll Never Grow Old, by J. Ellsworth Kalas. The author was a United Methodist pastor for 38 years, and wrote more than 35 books. Kalas believed that “growing older is a process, growing old is a conclusion”.  Kalas offered many ideas such as: “fall in love with where you are”, and “the calendar … Continue reading

59 Cents a Meal
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59 Cents a Meal

Last Sunday was our annual CUMAC Sunday.  Although we collect cans and boxes of food all year long this Sunday in April we collect cash!  The reason is that CUMAC can purchase food in bulk that then average out to 59 cents a meal. This year we were able to raise $554 for CUMAC!  At … Continue reading

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
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HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE

Holy Week Schedule April 9th — Palm/Passion Sunday 10:00am April 13th — Maundy Thursday 7:00pm  Light meal in Fellowship Hall April 14th — Good Friday, 12:00 pm-3:00 pm      “7 Last Words” prayer/meditation April 14th -Good Friday Community Service 7:00pm  at Faith Reformed Church on Prospect  Street St., Midland Park April 16th — Joyous Easter … Continue reading

OUTBOUND -Changing Ministry
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OUTBOUND -Changing Ministry

Ten of us (from our ―little church), went to the ―OUTBOUND — Day of Evangelism workshops at Bethany UMC in Wayne. This day was sponsored by our Annual Conference. After the Praise Band, guest speaker Paul Nixon gave us a brief description of how hu-mans developed into society, how those societies have evolved and how … Continue reading

PRAYER & PATIENCE
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PRAYER & PATIENCE

People want to know — Does God hear every prayer? Yes. Does God answer every prayer? Yes. God answers one of three ways: yes, no or wait! Oh, did I say “wait”! Yes, I did. You’re probably wondering why God makes us wait. I share the following answer with you that I have taken from … Continue reading

WHY CUMAC?
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WHY CUMAC?

James 2:14-18  “What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him? If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food, and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and filled,” without giving them the … Continue reading

What is Lent?
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What is Lent?

According to Wikipedia, “Lent is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six weeks later, before Easter Sunday. The purpose of Lent is the preparation of the believer through prayer, doing penance, repentance of sins, almsgiving, atonement and self-denial. This event is observed in the Anglican, … Continue reading