Calm, Peaceful, and Joyous

Dear Valley Methodist Friends,   People who pay particular attention to the Financial part of our church have noticed that God is blessing us right now with consistently generous giving.  Finance Committee meetings (which were in some years extremely stressful) are now calm, peaceful and even joyous gatherings.  Some have wondered out loud “why” this…

Everyone just jumped into being by friend here

Dear Valley Methodist Friends, this Saturday night Valley Methodist Church is the place to be!  We’ve lifted up a number to the Lord in prayer: 200. 200 people present!  Let’s talk it up in these next two days: invite friends and family members, send out an email invitation to folks on your list, make a few phone calls, let…

Love sports, be kind

Dear Valley Methodist Friends, Jesus once said of his disciples, “They are not of the world any more than I am of the  world.” John 17.14 Christians of every age try to figure out how to fulfill the potential he saw in us in that prayer. How can we be “in the world but not of…