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Embracing the Vision: Spirit and Soul and Body

Spirit and Soul and Body Thessalonica was one of the harbor cities where Paul led the development of the Early Church during his missionary travels. Timothy, one of Paul’s devoted mentees, later visited the church in the busy city to provide an update to Paul. From Timothy’s report, Paul wrote 1 Thessalonians as a letter […]

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Embracing the Vision: Call of Intentionality 

“I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink”  The Diversity Ministry is a relatively new ministry to our church family and born out of the recent home meetings with Pastor David. At every home meeting, a church member raised the request to intentionally increase our church’s diversity. We heard this request and formed a lay team to support this ministry. […]

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Embracing the Vision: Family Dinner Anyone?

One of the benefits we have as members of FUMCWP is to experience and be part of an intergenerational family. Because of this, we are afforded opportunities to grow in faith with others outside of our own contexts. As we gear up for advent and the launch of our new church vision, our vibrant family […]

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Embracing the Vision: Sharing God’s Word in the Nursery!

Sharing God’s Word in the Nursery! Children’s ministry is a critical way that we at FUMCWP reach families and the younger generation. You may not have realized that—even before Noah’s Ark and Promiseland begin—our kids are learning of the Bible and God’s work at a young age in the Nursery. “The Nursery too is a […]

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Embracing the Vision: Fall Is Here!

Fall is here!  As the leaves begin to turn and the mornings become a bit more crisp we, at First United Methodist Church of Winter Park, are blessed to experience fall across our campuses.  Our vibrant family hosted a few events where we had to opportunity to connect in community in the midst of autumn. These on-campus events included: The Trinity Christian Academy (TCA) Pumpkin Patch and The Methodist School for Early Education (MSEE) Fall […]

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Exciting Fall In Children’s Ministry!

Over 40 third grade students received a Bible at the 11:00 worship service this past Sunday, Oct. 8. We celebrate this step in their journey with God. 125 children from Noah’s Ark and Promiseland had the opportunity to sing on Panua Sunday in the 9:30 worship service. It was a joy to watch our children […]

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Rummage Sale Success!

Thank you to our church family for all the donations and purchases that helped the Ruth Circle raise over $5,000 for missions! That money will go a long way toward our local, national and international programs that support women and children. Plus, the rummage sale was an opportunity for us to share what we have […]

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MSEE Fall Festival & Silent Auction

Oct. 21, 10:00am-2:00pm Join us for the MSEE Annual Fall Festival and Silent Auction. There will be food, fun, music, games, bounce houses, face painting and an amazing silent auction! All proceeds support the preschool.

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Neighbors in Need Food Drive

We have been in contact with the Christian Service Center Winter Park and they are in dire need of “ready to eat” canned goods (no cooking required).  This week we will collect: Chef-Boyardee style canned pasta meals Soups & stews Canned meats (spam, tuna, chicken) Peanut butter & jelly Canned beans Canned fruit This is […]

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Campus Update – After Hurricane Irma

As our lives return to normal, your church family continues to care about you and the community. Our campus will be open tomorrow, Sept. 13. All activities will resume as normal. As we assess the resulting damage, we want to offer any aid we can. If you are in need of assistance, please click on the […]

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