• Tent & Treat – An Interview With Natalie Carlson

    What is Tent & Treat? When is it? Tent and Treat is a children’s / family ministry Halloween event at Troy UMC. It’s all free and indoors. We set up lots of canopies for families to walk through, play games, get treats and visit. Tent & Treat will be held...

  • TUMC Children’s Choir/Jr. Praise Band

    Wow!  do we have a bunch of young singers showing up for Children’s Choir!  It has been a great start to this year of music making with the young singers.   We have already learned a whole song, and are working on our second.  Interspersed into the actual song-learning, the...

  • 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...

  • “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...

  • 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...

  • 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....