What meaning does the Feast of the Epiphany hold?

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in News & Updates

Epiphany in the United Methodist tradition begins with Epiphany Sunday, which is cele- brated at the beginning of the year, and extends for five or six more Sundays… Click here to read full...

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Celebration of Our Church Members Serving 25 to 74 Years

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 in News & Updates

Many people who helped to make the celebration of the long-time members of our church a success! The Recognition Worship Service, held on November 15, 2015 in their honor, was truly a time of reflection. It brought many of us together in the spirit of giving, fellowship, faith, and love. Seventy-four members were honored on this day and were given a certificate, pin, and special luncheon, prepared by our congregation. Those for whom we paid tribute have been faithful members for 25 to 74 years and helped to build countless happy memories through the years. Congratulations to all! – Mary Johnson, Membership...

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UMW Annual Church Fair: November 14, 2015

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 in News & Updates

The UMW would like to thank all of the individuals who assisted in making the Christmas Fair a success. A special thanks to those who set up tables, picked up the vegetables and the cheese, baked bread, cakes, and cookies, and to those who donated items for the various tables, including the breakfast items and hot dogs. Also many thanks to those who manned the tables, as well as those who came out to support the event. A total of $2,600, less expenses, was raised. These funds will be used toward the pledge to the church, the District, Long Island Harvest, Long Island Council of Churches, the Ronald McDonald House, the INN, and the Turner/Riggio Foundation (a school in Africa). –...

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In the Spotlight: Youth Group Shines at UMC of Hempstead

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 in News & Updates

Under the direction of Shari Bailey, Sunday School Superintendent, and Teacher, Michelle Samuel, the Sunday School youth played a significant part in the November 15th Sunday Worship Service. Ryan Dwyer, Zoe Gomes, Chrystelle Good, Kyle Pierre-Louis, and Dylan Donaldson read scripture; Jeremy McKenzie and Kayden Andall made outstanding ushers. Together with the congregation, they shared in a celebration of faith and fellowship, as well as a special recognition of 74 members who have been with the church for 25-74 years. Each youngster and congregation member had a role in this celebration, and shared an unforgettable moment which will be remembered by...

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Harvest Sunday

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 in News & Updates

At this time of year when all crops have been harvested, we celebrate Harvest Sunday. On Sunday, November 22nd, we reflected on all the good things God has given us and inspired to share with others who are not so fortunate. The food that was collected was beautifully displayed, and after the service, was given to all members of the...

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Eight youngsters were confirmed during a Service of Confirmation in April, 2015

Posted on Nov 6, 2015 in News & Updates

Photo and Caption: Eight youngsters were confirmed during a Service of Confirmation in April, 2015. God bless and enrich them in love, wisdom and compassion as they continue in their journey of...

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