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Give Thanks for Tomorrow

“Give Thanks for Tomorrow” What gift can we bring, what present, what token? What words can convey it, the joy of this day? When grateful we come, remembering, rejoicing, what song can we offer in honor and praise?   “There’s always this year” said one of the banners which hung over Progressive Field last Tuesday…

Give Thanks for the Now

“Give Thanks for the Now” What gift can we bring, what present, what token? What words can convey it, the joy of this day? When grateful we come, remembering, rejoicing, what song can we offer in honor and praise?   It is one of the challenges of our human condition that we are creatures who…

Give Thanks for the Past

“Give Thanks for the Past What gift can we bring, what present, what token? What words can convey it, the joy of this day? When grateful we come, remembering, rejoicing, what song can we offer in honor and praise?   Jan Braund is one of our oldest living members – she and Laverne Van Bergan…

What Gifts Can We Bring?

“What Gifts Can We Bring?” The hymn that serves as the inspiration for this year’s Stewardship Campaign theme, “What Gift Can I Bring?” was written in 1980 by Jane Marshall in celebration of the Northaven United Methodist Church’s twenty-fifth anniversary.   Marshall, a member of that Dallas, Texas, area congregation for many years and a…

Guided By Goals

At our most recent Church Council meeting, held on Tuesday, April 19, lay and clergy leaders of Wooster United Methodist Church adopted the following churchwide goals which were brought to our attention by Charlie Brain, chairperson of the Staff Parish Relations Committee: To strengthen all three existing services of worship while also creating opportunities to…

See you soon!

We’re about to go live with the new website, and about this I’m really excited. This promises to be a great way to keep in touch with one another, and to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ, and of Wooster United Methodist Church, all across the congregation and community, indeed, all around the world!…