BARNETT MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Church News

 
November 18-THANKSGIVING SUNDAY - CELEBRATION OF 110 YEARS - SPECIAL OFFERING
As you see from the title, Sunday,November 18 will be a very special day. We are celebrating 110 years as a local church in Enterprise. We will be giving thanks as well as renewing our commitment to Christ as a church. Also it is Thanksgiving Sunday, and the service will be followed by a potluck luncheon. We invite our members and regulars to bring something and celebrate together. God is Good! 
 
New Member Class
Pastor Mark is preparing a three-session Membership Class for November. They will be held on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm at the church and will last one hour. You do not have to desire to join the church to attend. Current members may attend also.

November 7              Session 1: History and Beliefs of Methodism

November 14            Session 2: Structure & Organization of the UMC

November 28            Session 3: John & Charles Wesley in Their World - Guest Presenter: Dr. Paul Chilcote

 

Dr. Paul Chilcote is Professor of Theology at Asbury Theological Seminary in Orlando, my colleague and friend. He is a world-renown expert on Wesley.  https://asburyseminary.edu/news/dr-paul-chilcote-new-professor-theology/

 
We Celebrate New Members! 
 On September 30 we received new professing members and associate members. This is cause for celebration!
Associate Members: Jim & Anna Johnson.
Professing Members: Cheryl Eagle, Katie Collins, Mandy & Jay Evans, LeRoy & Ginny Taylor, Laurie Yankowski, Danny Lunsford, Karen Evers. Dr. Joe Evers is a retired UM clergy. 
We welcome you with open arms into our community!
 
 
 
 
A Way Forward

Information on A Way Forward is available at this link on the Florida Annual Conference's web site:

A Way Forward.

 
Here is an article from UMC.org:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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