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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IT IS GOOD TO GIVE THANKS

Our church prints a weekly Prayer Bulletin. Many pray for those listed, whether or not they know much about exactly why the prayers are requested. Our church member Larry Jones works with Stacie Bushong and asked us to list Stacie and her husband Greg on the bulletin. Stacie sent a...

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“It Is Well With My Soul”

This hymn has been going through my mind in preparation for Pastor Andy’s upcoming sermon series entitled “Good Grief.”  I looked up the story of this hymn in the book Then Sings My Soul, 150 of the World’s Greatest Hymn Stories.  Here is a synopsis of what is written in that...

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ROCKS

The 8-25-2017 “Upper Room” devotion spoke of using a small, smooth pink stone as a daily reflection reminder. It helps the writer remember to thank God for her blessings. On my desk is a small, smooth rock painted like a red ladybug. It is a “worry stone”- holding it reminds...

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GOOD GRIEF – Message Series

September 3 – September 24, 2017  GOOD GRIEF Everyone experiences transitions, loss, pain and tragedy in life. Grief is our natural response. Everyone grieves, but there is a difference between grieving in a way that promotes health and healing, and grieving in a way that creates more suffering and pain....

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CHOIR SEASON STARTING!!

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23rd is the start of the choir season!   There are spots for you! Children’s Choir will go from 5:15-5:45pm in Rehearsal Room, (226).  This group is for young singers from 1st grade through 5th grade.  They will learn more about Jesus through song, and learn basic music...

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RISE UP – Message Series

July 30, 2017 – August 27, 2017 To be the leader God is calling you to be, you must Rise Up as a faithful follower, in courage, without excuses, with a heart for God and desire to help others look toward heaven! Worship is at 8:00, 9:00, 10:15 and 10:45...

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Next Generation Worship Teams

There are two next generation worship teams at Troy UMC: Sr. High Worship Band (begins August 16) This group practices each Wednesday evening at 5:15 pm then leads worship for the student ministry meeting at 6:30 pm.  The Sr. High Worship Band is comprised of students in 9th – 12th...

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