Enjoy the April 2018 Madras Messenger, our monthly newsletter. Catch up on all that is happening around our church just be clicking on the link below. Messenger April 2018
Jason Lewis is a guest writer on our website. He is the primary caregiver for his mom and a personal trainer specializing in senior fitness. In recent years, he noticed what an impact church has had on his Mom, and not just spiritually. Going to church and participating in church activities has helped her stay both … More How Attending Church Can Help the Senior In Your Life
Beloved: This week, I have been in Colorado Springs with a cohort of clergy colleagues as part of the Center for Pastoral Effectiveness of the Rocky Mountains. I began this journey 10 years ago with Track I, and yesterday completed Track III. The core of the retreats (6 retreats for each track) is to become … More Weekly Note from the Preacher Woman, 4/20/18
Beloved: I met a man in Jerusalem whose family has been doing the same job since the 5th century. It has been passed down from generation to generation, father to son. It is a sacred obligation and is taken extremely seriously. Imagine! Being able to trace your family back to the 5th century—to know where … More Weekly Note from the Preacher Woman, 4/12/18
Beloved: What a marvelous Holy Week we shared! Again, thank you, thank you to all who made such a special week happen! Wow! Christ is risen, Indeed! This week, My Michael and I are going to trade places. I will sit in the front row and cheer him on, and he will be preaching. This … More Weekly Note from the Preacher Woman, 4/5/18
Beloved: Holy week always makes me feel like I am part of that old novelty act on the Ed Sullivan Show. You may remember the guy—in my memory, he was on every week—who balanced china plates on top of a spinning pole? He would get each one going, and then run back and forth along … More Weekly Note from the Preacher Woman, 3/29/18
April 2018 Calendar Check out our April 2018 calendar to see what is happening this month here at Madras United Methodist church!! Question? Just give us a call!!