Posts from November 2021

Posts from November 2021

A Few Notes for Advent

Hello McFarland! Pastor Wayne here with a few notes for Advent and beyond. In worship, we are reviewing the story of the Incarnation of Christ with a series that I am calling, Come Home for Christmas. If you cannot join us on Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m., the sermon will be posted here on the website, on Facebook, on podcast through Apple Podcast or Google Play, or via our SermonByPhone service at 706-866-6577 (local Rossville number). Christ United Methodist Church at…

2022 Pledge to Support Ministry

Each year, we ask you to pledge what you prayerfully think and hope that you can give to financially support the ministries of McFarland United Methodist Church in the upcoming year. Your annual pledge helps us to prepare the budget for the coming year. It is not a contract and can be adjusted, if needed, during the year by notifying the church office. We ask you to prayerfully consider how you can support the ministries of the church. You should receive…

2021 Charge Conference

Our annual Charge Conference, the official business meeting of the church, occurred on Sunday, November 14, 2021, as a joint meeting of the churches of the South Ministry Network of the Scenic South District held at Jones Memorial United Methodist Church in East Ridge. We heard from Reed Shell, our District Superintendent, we shared about our ministries, and we affirmed decisions that were previously made in the committees of the church. The video of the charge conference is provided above…

Update: 11-1-2021

It’s hard to believe that it is already November 1. Where has the time gone? After seeing around 140 kids “trick or treating” at my house last night, it’s time to prepare for Thanksgiving, Advent and Christmas. The whirlwind begins! Just a reminder that Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday, November 7. We will “fall back” and regain the hour that we lost in the Spring. So don’t forget to set your clock back an hour on Saturday or you’ll…