We had some geese as guests this Sunday at Oakwood UMC. Of course, they were on the wrong end of the church. Our worship sanctuary is on the opposite end from our feathered guests. But, they're welcome to visit whichever end of the church suits [...]
Services for Llewellyn Taylor. (Tuesday, January 30th, 2018) Graveside service @ 11:30 a.m. at Peaceful Gardens (15602 TX-493 Loop, Lubbock, TX 79423) near Cooper High School, south Lubbock off Cooper Road. (Google Maps Link) Also, each of the following will be held the same day [...]
There is a Commission for "possible models for how the denomination treats LGBTQ inclusion". The below paragraphs are borrowed from umc.org. For the full article, please click http://www.umc.org/news-and-media/way-forward-fleshing-out-3-possible-futures "The multinational group, appointed by United Methodist bishops, held its seventh meeting behind closed doors Jan. 18-20 [...]
Digital online ministry is an important part of modern society. We have websites, tweety-posts, face-pages, blogs, podcasts, etc. All serve a purpose in our internet-connected world. We can even have the Bible on our phones, tablets, watches, laptops. (By the way, my favorite Bible app [...]
The Northwest Texas Conference Of The United Methodist Church Announces Early Response Training (ERT) ERT Training will be offered in 3 locations and dates. Midland, TX on Feb. 1, 2018 [THURSDAY] at First United Methodist Church at 300 N. Main Street, Midland, TX (phone: 432-682-3701). [...]
Class has been cancelled for now. More information coming soon. Family-time is when we kick our shoes off, relax with a cup of java, share life with others... What about our Spiritual Family? Let’s Talk about it on Sundays at the 10:00 a.m. during Sunday [...]
Graveside Service for Cecile Neelley, Jr. will be at: - Graveside service Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 @ 2 p.m. at Resthaven Funeral Home, 5740 West 19th Street, Lubbock, TX - (Google Maps Link) God bless his spirit as he takes his place in Heaven.