There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home

In Luke 15:11-24, we read what Charles Dickens said is “the greatest short story in history.” Even if you don’t go to church on a re...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


The only contest I really win each year

The only contest I really win each year

I am somewhat of a competitive person, in some degree. I like a good challenge and I certainly like to win. Going up against the Gracious Mistress of ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


The meaning of Thanksgiving

The meaning of Thanksgiving

What does Thanksgiving mean to you?Well, by now, most Thanksgiving dinners have been enjoyed and maybe you have already had that wonderful, cold turke...

November 26th, 2016 updated: November 26th, 2016. |  


The season is upon us

The season is upon us

And so the season begins.Our church had a free Thanksgiving Dinner for the community on Wednesday night and we were blessed to serve a number of famil...

November 18th, 2016 updated: November 18th, 2016. |  


You can’t please everyone

You can’t please everyone

“You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you cannot please all of the people a...

November 11th, 2016 updated: November 11th, 2016. |  


You have to run your own race

You have to run your own race

1 Corinthians 9:24 “Don’t you know that the runners in a stadium all race, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way to win the p...

November 4th, 2016 updated: November 4th, 2016. |  


You have to run to finish

You have to run to finish

1 Corinthians 9:24: “Don’t you know that the runners in a stadium all race, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way to win the ...

October 28th, 2016 |  


Better late than never

Better late than never

How many times have you heard someone say, “Better late than never”? I have heard it said numerous times and I have also said it myself.Th...

October 21st, 2016 updated: October 21st, 2016. |  


The cross is sometimes hidden

The cross is sometimes hidden

There is a seven-foot wooden cross on the property where our new worship center will start being built in about another month. The land is located acr...

October 14th, 2016 updated: October 14th, 2016. |  


UMW hosting benefit dinner

The Lafayette United Methodist Church congregation and their United Methodist Women’s Group is hosting a fundraising dinner to raise money to be...

October 14th, 2016 updated: October 14th, 2016. |