Pastor Debra Schaffran
Cell 320-515-2054 | debraschaffran@gmail.com

500 Clark Street, Mora, MN 55051 | 320-679-2713
Office Hours Wed. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Office: moraogilvie.umcs@gmail.com
Handicapped Accessible

Pastor Debra Schaffran
Cell 320-515-2054 | debraschaffran@gmail.com

500 Clark Street, Mora, MN 55051 | 320-679-2713
Office Hours Wed. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Office: moraogilvie.umcs@gmail.com
Handicapped Accessible

News

Forgiveness is hard

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 moreForgiveness is hard

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How do we share the good news of Jesus?

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 moreHow do we share the good news of Jesus?

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Change is a certainty

June 2018 As I write this message we are experiencing the early arrival of humidity and a warm day. It is interesting how the weather can surprise us with its variability.  It is said about Minnesota, and also said about many locations, “don’t like the weather, wait an hour.”  It is rather funny – as … Read moreChange is a certainty

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What choice will you make?

May 2018 We are faced with making choices all the time, for example there is the airline passenger… Flight attendant: Would you like dinner, sir? Airline passenger: What are my choices? Flight attendant: “Yes” or “no.” Some choices are easy and others very difficult and what is a difficult choice for one may be an … Read moreWhat choice will you make?

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The promise of spring; the season of Easter

April 2018 Friends: As I write this there are snow showers coming down but still I know that spring is close. The blossoms in the trees are still hidden but eventually bring the promise of life and beauty in what for so long seemed asleep and lifeless. The sun and the rain join together bringing … Read moreThe promise of spring; the season of Easter

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