UNEXPECTED

During Advent we will be focusing on the events of the Christmas story that we were unexpected. From Sunday, December 3 through December 24, you won’t want to miss a Sunday. Worship each Sunday at 8:00, 9:00, 10:15 and 10:45 am.

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Thank you!

Thank you Kim Alvis and the wonderful singers in the Children’s Choir.  We wrapped up this choir season with a wonderful rendition of “This Little Light of Mine” which featured both the Children’s Choir singers and the Chancel Choir together.  What a wonderful inter-generational celebration of singing!  The Children’s Choir

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I AM BLESSED BY REACHING OUT TO OTHERS

Pastor Andy wrote us some special letters in the last two “Reach” newsletters. As he clarified, our pastors visit people in the hospital. I head up our Care Team; we try to help one another feel God’s love through difficult times. The team meets every two months for an hour.

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CHRISTMAS!

The Christmas play this year, Directed by Mark Nelson, is “The Other Wise Man.”  (December 8th, 7:00pm, and December 10th, 3:00pm).  Set in the time of Jesus, this story tells the tale of another wise man who lived his life honoring Jesus.  We are still looking for some help with

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Take My Life and Let it Be

When Pastor Andy and I were discussing the current sermon series, this hymn, and the story of its composer, came to mind.   It is a great story about Frances Havergal, who wrote many of our beloved hymns.   Though she had been a long-time Christian, she felt something was missing in

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WONDERFUL THINGS ARE AVAILABLE

Do you learn best by experiencing, reading or listening? Our church provides all three! EXPERIENCE When you come here, you both experience and help others feel God’s presence. READ Linda Monks maintains a Book Table ministry- you can purchase items at the Family Life Center entrance, plus children’s items are

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Club Serve 8.0

Club Serve Volleyball completed its eighth sold-out season. Players will celebrate the end-of-season this Saturday at the indoor water park at Korte Recreation Center in Highland.  A special thank you to Karen Leitner, Anna Leitner, Emma Leitner, Gina Orofino, Susan Adomite, Al Adomite, Susan’s father, Beth Patrick, Sami Patrick, Corinna

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Ignition Volunteer

Greetings Troy UMC Family ~ The church is once again hosting Ignition, a weekend discipleship event for middle school students. This event will be held October 27-28, 2017.  If you have a middle student, be sure to get them here (register with kurt@troyumc.org for the event). Everyone in the church

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Christmas Choir

Yes, believe it or not, we will be starting to work on our Christmas music in preparation for the Christmas worship services and the Christmas Concert.  If you are interested in participating in the choir for the Christmas season, we would love to have you!  It is a joyous time

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The “Land of Pain”

Some live in the “Land of Pain”, whether physical or emotional (including grief). They cope as best they can with the tools they are given- prayers, help from people (family, friends, professionals), and/or medications…  One of my prayers is that our church family steps up to help. If you have

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