The Woods UMC will be hosting Grand Prairie’s Coffee with a Cop July 21, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. We are hosting Grand Prairie’s “Coffee with a Cop” on July 21, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. All are invited and we hope you will stop by to meet the officers, or volunteer for the event! Bring Something Sign-up sheets are available at the Welcome Center. Please sign up to bring something. Hot items should be delivered to the church by 7:30 a.m. the morning of the event. Cold items may be dropped oﬀ in advance, Monday to Thursday (9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) with a note “Coffee with a Cop” attached. Join the Fun Join us! Drop by … Read More
My Spiritual/Ministry Story I was a “cradle” United Methodist. I was baptized at my Mother’s home church as an infant (FUMC, Atlanta, Texas), confirmed at Lovers Lane UMC, and was a youth at FUMC, Richardson, Texas. Church was incredibly important to my formation as a youth and in college (UT, Austin) Although I studied journalism there, and enjoy writing to this day, I began to feel the call of God on my life as well. I took long walks around the campus, late at night, in prayer and meditation, wondering where God might be leading me. As it happens, what I thought was a secret discerning was noticed by my campus minister, Claudia Highbaugh. Her mentoring helped lead me to … Read More
Discover Your Strength in God July 23-26, 2018 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This year’s Vacation Bible School, “Rolling River Rampage,” runs on July 23-26, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Rolling River Rampage will allow kids to experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God and learn that Jesus is with us all the time, even in rough water rapids. Along the river, children discover that life with God is an adventure full of wonder and surprise, and that they can trust God to be with them through anything. Volunteers Needed for VBS If you are interested in being a volunteer for this year’s VBS, please contact Melody Marquez!