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Wednesday Night Dinner (Thanksgiving Edition)

Register Here We invite you to join us for a special Wednesday night occasion. It’s not very often we get to share in such a memorable time. Let’s do it together like never before! Invite some of your friends and help make this a wonderful gathering. November 18, 2015 On the menu: Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, […]

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Advent

The four weeks before Christmas mark the season of Advent, Latin for the word “coming”. We are preparing to celebrate the arrival of God himself, in the form of Jesus Christ! These weeks are filled with church services, concerts, parties, cleaning and decorating – exciting, but tiring, too! We must be intentional about our focus: […]

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Ruth Circle Rummage

The Ruth Circle Rummage Sale was a huge success. Blessings to the congregation and staff for your fabulous donations, help and cooperation. We raised a bundle (over $5000) for local missions, such as Coalition for the Homeless, Florida United Methodist Children’s Home, South Street Ministries. Thank you everyone!

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Parking Ministry

The first impression members and visitors have of our church is in the parking lot! We have a vibrant, proactive, enthusiastic and welcoming team of volunteers manning the lot each Sunday. Did you know there are over 300 other spaces to park close to our church? Check out the map for alternative parking.

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Elevate: Middle School Retreat

Last week, our middle schoolers enjoyed a beautiful day at Wekiva Springs and explored God’s creation on the Middle School Retreat for 2015. A team of parents also came along and everyone swam, hiked and relaxed. The Middle School Retreat serves as an opportunity for our students to develop community while also taking a break […]

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Kinfolk: CO-WORKING/SHARED SPACE

Did you know our church has a co-working/shared space in the room above the parlor? The idea started with a dream a few years ago from a group of young adults in our church family. Designed for those who work from home, remotely or freelance, or for students who might need a place to work/study. […]

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M.A.P. Fall Startup Stats!

With school starting up, our M.A.P. (Mentoring for Academic Progress) program is in full swing. While continuing to focus on academic and life enrichment activities, our students are now being mentored in character development and leadership. – We had our busiest summer with over 40 kids a week in each of our 5 summer camps. […]

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Highway 45 Bowling

We had 31 kids for our bowling outing at Aloma Bowl. After enjoying pizza in the Fellowship Hall, we headed to the lanes! Thank you to our chaperones and bus driver Ken Boyd and Drew Forness. We are always welcoming more 4th and 5th graders for each Highway 45 event. Our church family has so […]

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Welcome Blake Davidson!

This morning we welcome Blake Davidson, Executive Director of Agua Viva Serves in Los Chiles, Costa Rica. Agua Viva started as a dream of one our missioners, Rick Baldocchi. Through his efforts, our church began well projects to bring clean water to the people of Los Chiles. When Blake felt called to move there in […]

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Family Promise: A Heartfelt Letter from Richard

Today is Labor Day and my alarm went off at a regular time. I am used to, by now, to get up and moving by 7:30 AM. The house is quiet as my wife and kids are sleeping. I started the coffee and breakfast. The smell of scrambled eggs and toast went all around the […]

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