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Commitment Sunday – 2015

Renewing our commitment to Christ through our baptismal vows and financial pledging.                

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Great Leading Begins With Devoted Following!

There is a great deal of literature out there in our culture regarding leadership. It seems there are quite a few opinions concerning what goes into making a good leader. We are a culture that invests much in the whole … Continue reading

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Our 2015 Lenten Journey

Can You Drink From The Cup? Matthew 26:36-46 The Lenten season is almost here! Lent is a time of self-denial, repentance, prayer, meditation, fasting, sacrifice, and self-examination. Lent is a time for the church’s intentional decision to journey to the … Continue reading

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Welcome Our New Pastor – Travis Franklin!

We welcome Travis Franklin to St John’s UMC as our new pastor. Come hear him preach on Sundays at 8:30am, 9:45am, 11am and 5pm or call our church office to schedule a visit.

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Austin’s Ride to Recovery

Come join us for music, food, silent auctions and fellowship in support of Austin Morgan and his family. Saturday, November 22nd from Noon to 4pm St John’s United Methodist Church, 311 E. University Ave, Georgetown Tickets are $10 which includes … Continue reading

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Caleb Bennetch accepts position of Director of Music at St John ’ s

It is with great joy that the SPR Committee, in conjunction with Council Chair, Nancy Bottlinger, announces that Caleb Bennetch has accepted our offer to become the new Director of Music at St. John’s. This selection was made after an … Continue reading

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What if Church were where we went to give rather than receive?

An interesting excerpt of a blog article by a young adult… “5 Things World Changers Don’t Do” BY MALLORY CRUZ DECEMBER 4, 2013 … If we love Jesus, we must love truth. If we love truth, we must love the … Continue reading

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UMCmarket available for St. John’s!

Create micro-donations for your home church today! “Whoever gathers money little by little makes it grow” Proverbs 13:11 Christmas shopping? For every gift you buy, you can give back to your church. Learn more! Watch this video. Or by contacting … Continue reading

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Thank God and Parents for the children

The problem is not the noise of children in church. The problem occurs when there aren’t any noisy children in church… Bring the kids, noise and all. I’ll talk louder, and we’ll all share in the joy. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-bruesehoff/parents-kids-church_b_3909085.html Dear Parents … Continue reading

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Bloom Where You’re Planted (Writing a future story of hope in community)

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