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From the Pastor’s Desk

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Love People to Jesus and into the Family of God! Wow! God has a wonderful year ahead for Mt. Carmel! Some of our committees and leadership teams have met last month to make ministry plans for this year. One of the “themes” that kept coming up in these planning sessions is how we as a […]

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From The Pastor’s Desk

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Year In Review: “The 12 Months of Christmas and a Happy New Year!” Happy New Year! I am so glad Christmas isn’t over in 12 days. In fact I would like to see the hope of Christmas happen for 12 months out of the year! We have had a great year of seeing the mighty […]

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From The Pastor’s Desk

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When Christmas falls on a Sunday, it is a rather unusual event. I wonder if many people even remember the last time or even where they were when Christmas fell on a Sunday. I had to look up those dates: 2011, 2005, 1994, 1988, 1983, 1977, 1966, 1960, 1955, 1949, 1938, 1932, 1927, 1921, 1910, […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk -GO BIG

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Pastor’s Article for August: GO BIG! “Go BIG or Go Home” is increasingly becoming my motto in life. For me it means we give God our best gifts. We do even the smallest things BIG for God. I just visited the world’s largest Noah’s Ark last week in Williamstown, KY. This 510 foot ark is […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk-10,000 Steps

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10,000 Steps – that’s the amount of walking I need to do I order to meet my daily quota. It is a part of my goal to move more in the day. My FitBit watch keeps me accountable. At the end of each week, I receive a summary of my steps in an email. Some […]

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From the Pastor’s Desk

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Lay Witness Mission 2016 — What just happened here? “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:8, NIV) This past weekend our church held our first Lay Witness […]

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Kenya Water Project 2016

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  Kenya Water Project 2016: Good News! It’s Rainy Season in Kenya! We are pleased to announce that on Sunday, Feb. 21st, Mt. Carmel UMC reached our goal of Part I: to raise $900 to purchase a Rain Water Tank for a community in Kenya. Part 2 of our goal is to raise $10,000 before […]

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Lent: Spending 40 Meals With Jesus

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A Message From Our Pastor On February 10, we will be having an Ash Wednesday Service. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, or the 40 days of preparation before Easter. For many Christians it is a time of quiet contemplation about life and death. For others it may include the practice of fasting or […]

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Mt. Carmel UMC Super Bowl Food Drive Challenge

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Mt. Carmel UMC Super Bowl Food Drive 2016. Collections will be distributed to our neighborhood Crisis Control Ministries in Winston-Salem, NC. Let’s “keep pounding” North Carolina! Super Bowl Food Challenge Results between Mt. Carmel UMC (NC) and Central UMC (CO) are in. Mt. Carmel won the challenge by bringing in 1729 food items and $450 […]

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Winter Weather Update!

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Update: Winter Weather Plans for Mt. Carmel UMC this Sunday, January 24, 2016: Worship Services and all other church activities at Mt. Carmel UMC have been cancelled tomorrow due to snow. The roads have not been plowed including the church driveway and parking lot. Stay at home and be safe. If you do have an emergency […]

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