Tag: Thanksgiving


21
Nov 2019
Thanksgiving Offering

...a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world 2019 Thanksgiving Offering From the very beginnings of the movement, Disciples have founded institutions of higher learning, encouraging students in their intellectual pursuits.  The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is still committed to higher education.  Currently over 52,000 students attend our fifteen Disciples related colleges and universities or 7 seminaries and divinity houses.  And in the past twelve months, over 12,000 students have graduated from these fine schools. Your gift to the Thanksgiving offering helps to support the work of our institutions of higher......

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22
Nov 2017
Bless Your Heart (and I really mean that)

“Count your blessings” “A blessing in disguise” “Bless you” (after you have sneezed) “Bless your heart” These are just a few of the ways we use the word bless or blessing in our everyday conversations. I have a minister friend that served as a mentor to me in high school.  Jokingly, he shared a piece of advice with me one day that I will never forget.  He reminded me that in the south we have overused the phrase “Bless your heart” . We have sometimes gotten in a habit of saying it or sometimes we......

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19
Nov 2017
Community Thanksgiving Service

Let us join together as a community to give thanks on Sunday evening, November 19, 2017.   Childcare will be available. An offering will be collected to benefit the DUMA Food Pantry. Reception will follow in the Hood MCC Fellowship Hall. Hosted by the Dunn United Ministerial Association Location: Hood Memorial Christian Church...

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19
Nov 2017
Thanksgiving Breakfast

Come join us for Breakfast Sunday morning, Nov 19 as the men of our church family prepare a good old fashioned southern breakfast. Bring a friend. All are invited to attend....

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