Archive for July, 2016

Message: “Giving Away My Control” by Mark Alley

Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
July 31, 2016
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Lesson from the Hebrew Scriptures
Hosea 11:1-11
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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
Colossians 3:1-11
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As read by Pastor Mark
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“Giving Away My Control”
Message for Today by the Rev. Mark Monson Alley
©2016 Mark Monson Alley
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Time: 18:06
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News & Notes 7/29/2016

Friday, July 29th, 2016

Hello Saints of the Church!!
It’s great to be back from vacation - had a terrific time - but I always loving coming back to work, too! I love being your pastor, and being in ministry with you!! Let me jump right in to the things at hand.
Thank you, Cheri N., and all the folks […]

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Volunteer for VBS setup

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

You are invited to join us on August 10th @ 6:30
Place: St. John’s UMC
Two Events:

1st : help setting up VBS FOR 8/15-8/19
2nd: August 28th Ice Cream Social, discussion on getting items needed for this event as well as volunteering to help if available.

As many of you know I did have my knee replacement surgery and […]

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Message: “Ending the Silence” by Todd Warfield

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
July 24, 2016

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Lesson from the Christian Scriptures
Colossians 2:6-19
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As read by Dawne Rogers
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A Time for the Child in All of Us
Tomato Roots
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By Todd Warfield
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Lesson from the Hebrew Scriptures
Psalm 77
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As read by Todd Warfield
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Men’s Book/Video Group

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

The Men’s Book/Video Group will meet Monday, August 8th at Pat Murphy’s home in Durham. We are reading and will be discussing 11/22/63 by Stephen King. It’s a fictional account of events leading up to the Kennedy assassination written with King’s New England and supernatural bias. We will meet at 7 PM. All are welcome […]

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Walk to Emmaus weekend

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Deepen your walk with the Lord on an Emmaus weekend
The local group that presents “Walk to Emmaus” weekends has set the dates for this fall’s events. The dates for this fall are:
* Men’s Walk: October 27-30
* Women’s Walk: November 3-6
The weekend will take place at the York Anchorage Inn, in York, Maine.
These events are 72 […]

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Wanakee Wilderness 5K

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Welcome to the Wanakee Wilderness 5K! A fantastic day to support the missions, ministries and youth programs of Wanakee!
Race Date: August 13th
Registration: 7:30 am – Start-time: 9AM
Join us for the Wanakee Wilderness 5K in conjunction with the 2016 Homecoming! The event is being held as part of a campaign to assist with the continued restoration […]

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Guatemala Mission Trip

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

An Invitation to serve
For the second year, members of Pleasant Street United Methodist Church in Waterville are preparing for an extraordinary journey. Last year six members of their church, joined by 12 folks from other churches, made the trip to Guatemala to spend a week working at a mission station which provides a school and […]

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End 68 Hours of Hunger Volunteers

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

End 68 Hours of Hunger Needs Volunteers August 22 to help set up, serve, and clean up for our Fifth Anniversary dinner at 5:30 pm at St. John’s!
There will be about 30-40 people so it will be one sitting, and we would really appreciate the help especially from those experienced with church suppers!
If you can […]

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Bible Study

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Exploring the Bible: the Dickinson Series written by Rev. Anne Robertson
“What is the Bible?” is the first of the series. It is a four week study that is a broad overview of the Bible, including chapters on how to select a Bible suitable for your needs, how the Bible is organized, how the collection of […]

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