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Sept. 17, 2016
"Just viewed chuck knows church lamb of God. loved it."
Sept. 11, 2016
I wear a cross around my Neck.
It gives me great comfort as it lays gently
against my heart.
It reminds me that God and
Jesus are always with me as I move on
about my life. Guiding me in ways of which
I am aware and in many others of which I
My cross reminds me that I am
A Christian and try to follow the ways and
teachings of my Lord and Savior
throughout my life.
To try to be a blessing to
someone each day, be it large or small.
To remember that random acts of kindness
are special both to the giver and the receiver.
To be forgiving of others for
I know not what inner turmoils they may be facing.
My cross also reminds me of the
beautiful cross that graces the alter in my
wonderful new church.
The church whose minister and congregation have
warmly welcomed me into their midst from my
very first day.
They have become my wonderful friends and a very
special part of my life.
Some of us may not fully understand all of the traditions and customs of the United Methodist Church. Many may have questions about how or why certain practices are conducted or what days are of importance to the Church. To inform any seeking to know anything about our Tradition, Chuck, has all the answers.
Yes, Chuck Knows Church is an online video resource where inquiring minds may go to learn about the UMC. Chuck attempts to teach the ins and outs of Methodism through humor and with the goal of teaching and making disciples for Christ.
Chuck Knows Church may not be for everyone, but it certainly is a good resource to find Methodist related information.
Check it out!
We have a new Page! It's a Movies Page and it's up and running right now.
Currently, the movies, "The Gospel of John" and "The Life Of Apostle Paul" are available to view. This movies ar full-length HD movies of excellent content, and that is exactly what is hoped this new page will provide; quality movies of quality content for Christian understanding and encouragement.
So, when you have a chance, click on "Movies" in the menu above and you will be whisked away to view:
"The Gospel of John"
"The Life Of Apostle Paul"
You will also find a brief review of the presented movies as well. Comments from viewers are always encouraged. So please, if you have a comment or two after the movie, we'd love to hear them!
We have recently come across some interesting history of the North Salem United Methodist Church. To check out some milestone dates and a list of past and present pastors...
September 22, 2016
...but do you know about God's Week, God's seven day/seven thousand year Week? Consider what Peter wrote in his letter: 2 Peter, Chapter 3:3-4,8-9
"...scoffers will come in the last days with scoffing, following their own sinful desires. They will say, 'Where is the promise of his coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.' "
"But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness..."
To read a series of essays on this fundamental and important doctrine of God's biblical 7000 year plan for mankind:
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