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Lenten Video Series -- Introduction

by Nancy Hawthorne
Lent is a period self-reflection in preparation for Holy Week and the resurrection on Easter.  Lent is a time to be honest with... read more

5th Graders Raise Money To Support Women and Children in Developing Countries

by Kathi Whalen
Just a month ago, the magazine used in the 5th grade Sunday School curriculum included an article about an optional service project for the... read more

Current: Carefully Answered Questions (CAQ)

by Nancy Hawthorne
What is Current? Current is a weekly discussion committed to the exploration of faith and culture. One of our main goals is to develop... read more

General Rules

by Michael Williams
To Help Us Live A Life Of A Disciple Of Jesus ... read more

Everywhere Fun Fair - VBS 2013

by West End UMC
The theme song for the week of Vacation Bible School says it all!  “Together, together, we’re coming together celebrating... read more

Youth Service Learning Fellowship 2013

by West End UMC
For the second year, Open Study Class has sponsored a program for youth called Service Learning Fellowships. It has grown from 6 fellows... read more

Experience Music City

by Zach Moffatt
Mission Week 2013 Experience Music City is finally done and in the books.  I think it is also safe to say that it was one tiresome but... read more

Construction Update: Guatemala 2013

by Jeff McCormick
We just finished day 3 on the construction site and it is all about bamboo! We are helping to construct the new clinic in San Pablo - the... read more

Guatemala Update, Day 1

by Trey Harrell, M.D.
We had our first ¨working day¨in Guatemala today.  The medical clinic saw thirty-six patients between the three providers we... read more

Pre Mission Trip Reflection #2

by Mary Sanford Hay
 I am no newcomer to mission work…the church I grew up in sent our UMYF on mission trips every summer.  Appalachian Service... read more

Pre Mission Trip Reflection

by Rob DeCamp
This year the youth group is traveling to the Bahamas for our annual mission trip and I could not be more excited. The past mission trips... read more

Congratulations To Our Confirmation Class

by West End UMC
This year’s Confirmation class was confirmed on Pentecost Sunday, May 19. 18 sixth graders committed to following Jesus and serving as... read more