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SOUL TO SOLE

Many thanks to Cheryl Loft who saw a need in our community, started our Soul to Sole ministry and has served faithfully for 6 years! Cheryl is moving on to other commitments, and Sandy Havron will continue the efforts of supplying gently-used athletic shoes to those in need in our community. Thank you Cheryl! If […]

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CONGRATULATIONS, REV. VAN SON!

We recently welcomed our newest ordained deacon to the church family! After extensive training and evaluations, Michele Walker Van Son received the Bishop’s commissioning as a Deacon of the Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church in June. Our Church Conference then unanimously voted to have her serve here. She feels called to welcome, educate […]

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Covenant Bible Experience

This Covenant Experience is an opportunity for the whole church to experience reading the Bible together over an eight week period. Everyone is invited to join a Covenant group which will meet weekly to learn and talk about what they have read. There is even a Covenant group for our students on Sunday morning at […]

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Great Expectations

Brought to you by the Beyond 50 Ministries Task Force of the Florida Annual Conference in partnership with First United Methodist Church Winter Park, Great Expectations for Boomers & Beyond is a conference designed to address the needs of the growing population of those over 50. This unique event will encourage and engage participants with […]

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Elevate + Agua Viva = Success!

View the Elevate blog update HERE. For a week the students of Elevate had an amazing opportunity to travel on a mission for Agua Viva. Students helped to build a home, worked with an English school, and put on a VBS for the community of Los Chiles. Our team got to experience the beautiful culture […]

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Panua is a Big Hit at UMC National Youth Conference

What an awesome reception we experienced for Panua at the Go-On Youth 2015 Conference in Orlando last week. God was touching the hearts of youth from all over the country at this UMC conference. It was a great platform for us to spread the word about Panua, Partners in Hope – the ministry partnership between […]

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Members Connect!

We serve an awesome God and now you are about to be a bigger part of an awesome church! There are two ways to get connected: SERVE Be the hands, feet, and heart of Jesus to others. THIS is how to be “on the move to make a difference through Jesus Christ.” CONNECT Join a […]

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Worship in May and June

Inspiring worship will continue as we move through the transition of our senior pastor! We are so blessed to have a wealth of great preachers share the Word through May and June before our new Senior Pastor begins on July 5. Rev. Jayne Rideout, Rev. Gary Rideout, Rev. Jim Berlau, Jon Tschanz and Merrill Frailey […]

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Discern Leadership Team Update

Our Discern process is alive and well! Here is the first of many updates to come: Turning Great Ideas into Realities for the Next Generations (Update on Goal 3 of 5) – “Develop a relevant communication infrastructure that targets Next Generations so that we may connect and actively network with our internal group of students […]

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