19 Jul 2024 0 Comment

July 19

Roy's Ramblings This past week I was cleaning some stuff out and found several Bible that were worn out. The covers were torn or missing; the pages soiled, torn, or missing; and they smelled funny. So instead of throwing them in the...
12 Jul 2024 0 Comment

July 12

Roy's Ramblings So, coming off of a long vacation … I am well rested, have been creative in my wood shop, have brainstormed some ideas for upcoming opportunities in church and in life and am ready to move forward. This coming Sunday...
28 Jun 2024 0 Comment

June 28

Roy's Ramblings We have all received gifts in our lives - Birthday, Anniversary, Graduation, Achievement, … there are many reasons to receive a gift. Sometimes though the best gifts are the unexpected gifts that are given for...
21 Jun 2024 0 Comment

June 21

5th Sunday - Camp Moneto June 30 - 4:00 p.m. Sunday June 30 there will be a Church Picnic at Camp Moneto, with the initial gathering at 4:00 p.m. starting down at the shelter house just past the front gate. (Sunday Morning service...
7 Jun 2024 0 Comment

June 7

Roy’s Ramblings So, it is Annual Conference Time. “What exactly does that mean?”, you may ask. Well, it is an annual meeting of Pastors, Lay Persons, Support Staff, Guests and Visitors to come together to hear amazing music,...
31 May 2024 0 Comment

May 31

Roy’s Ramblings So, there is a wedding at Nashville UMC this weekend and for as long as I can remember I quote the Priest from the movie Princess Bride for the rehearsal. (I do not use this in the actual ceremony) and (If you are...
24 May 2024 0 Comment

May 24

Roy’s Ramblings About a month ago I was listening to a podcast from a pastor friend of mine and he used the illustration of the tombstone dash (no this is not a track event). What he was saying is that everything has a beginning and...
17 May 2024 0 Comment

May 17

Roy’s Ramblings Prayer to the Holy Spirt: Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of Your faithful and kindle in us the fire of Your love. Send forth Your Spirit and we shall be created. And You shall renew the face of the earth. News...
10 May 2024 0 Comment

May 10

Roy’s Ramblings I grew up in small town rural Indiana; and I say that to say this: We celebrate EVERYTHING!!! Let me explain. The High School sports team sported real well and won some great level of competition … spontaneous...
3 May 2024 0 Comment

May 3

Roy’s Ramblings For those of you who might not be aware... the past two weeks the United Methodist Church has been having its worldwide meeting known as "General Conference”. This gathering is *technically* the 2020 gathering......