Hope and Future

Dear Valley Methodist Friends, Las Vegas!  When you think of that town do images of true-hearted Christian worship, helping ministries, and hopeful church growth immediately pop into your mind?  No?  Entertainment you say?  Evenso I can tell you: for 14 of us who recently returned from spending a weekend at Desert Spring United Methodist Church,…

All the Wonderful Whatevers

Dear Valley Methodist Friends, Easter time is the best time of all.  When we have made our Pilgrimage to the Cross we’re ready for the glorious good news of Easter, “Christ is Risen!”  His presence brings us access to our true selves as children of God.  When you know you’re a child of God, bad…

The happier you are is the extent to which you give more away, of yourself

3rd Week of Advent 2014 Dear Church Family of Spokane Valley UMC, Here at church we’re having a busy and beautiful Advent.  Valley Methodist church echoes with the sounds of special rehearsals in preparation for Christmas Eve – 7pm and 9pm Candlelight and Communion services.  Handbells, brass and woodwinds, Choir and Praise Team making a…

Giving God Access to All That’s In My Heart

  October is great time to reflect on giving at Spokane Valley United Methodist Church. During our 10AM worship service on October 19th, members and friends of the church will put pen to paper and fill out an “Estimate of Giving” card, indicating what the church might expect of each of us financially in the…