Funeral service for Gene Anderson postponed until a later date. Date to be determined.
October 2018 Friends, While on vacation in August I read four “non-church” books. I spend so much time reading in preparation for sermons and other church related activities that I had forgotten how great it is to read just for fun. But now I am back at the church and deep into reading church related … Read more
September 2018 As I write this I am two days away from taking a two-week vacation. At the end of my time away I come back to face the month of September, oh how the summer months flew by. But, it was a good summer, and it will be a wonderful fall. No matter the … Read more
August 2018 Greetings friends, Every Tuesday morning this summer you will find 7-10 people at Ogilvie UMC studying “What’s So Amazing About Grace” written by Philip Yancey and on Sunday’s, immediately after worship, a group at Mora UMC shares a meal and studies the same book. Our discussion around grace to others is most often focused … Read more
July 2018 There are roughly 360 Minnesota United Methodist Churches. At times I hear about the differences between rural and metro churches and I’ve experienced differences as I have worshiped in both settings, but I think the bigger differences are between the small and large UMC’s. It seems the smaller the church the more time … Read more