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The Changing Face of Worship

featureimage1Worship in this postmodern world is happening in new places and new ways via visual arts, trendy music and even in a context around a shared meal.

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East Texas Church Invests Financial Fruits
in El Salvador
featureimage1Trinity First UMC takes a leap of faith in El Salvador thanks to member Doyle Burchett's leadership.
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All Aboard the Africa Mercy Ship

featureimage1Married duo - Miguel and Mireya - will set sail this summer on a three-year medical mission experience, starting in Benin, West Africa.

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'Lord's Acre' Provides Healthy Harvest for Baytown
featureimage1St. Mark’s UMC Baytown is investing in the young by planting more than just the physical seeds in the new Lord’s Acre community garden project.more
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SummerSlam Service: Five Churches, Three Days, Unlimited Blessings
featureimage1Preteens from five churches took a break from their summer vacation to serve others through a variety of mission activities in East Texas.
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What Do Young Adult Seekers "Seek"
from Church?
featureimage1Recent survey findings list spiritual growth and genuine community as the top motivators for 18- to 34-year olds seeking to connect with prospective congregations. Story from United Methodist Communications.
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New Charter: Celebrating WordServe in Fulshear

featureimage1A special June event helped the community celebrate a founding pastor, a new pastor, new location, and a new charter for this growing congregation west of Houston.
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July 14, 2016
SPOTLIGHT
New Bishop to be Announced this Weekend
We'll be updating txcumc.org as soon as we know who our next Bishop will be.
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July 16
Windsor Village Prayer Vigil
July 21-24
Youth Harambee
July 27-29
Reimagining Incarceration and Reentry
August 31-Sept. 3
World Methodist Conference
September 26
The Gathering
October 18-20
New Church Leadership Institute
TAC TIDBITS
Pokemon Go to Church
Churches are finding new ways to connect with people who show up on their property because of a new hit game.
St. Paul's Houston Held Community Prayer Vigil
in partnership with St. John's UMC.
SCJ Mission Academy
Registration is open for the SCJ Mission Academy in September.
Holocaust Museum Houston offers Bonhoeffer tours
Focused on the life and ministry of the German Lutheran Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
REFRESH
REFRESH honors clergypersons every fifth year of their ministry.
Ecumenical ReVision Provides Hope - and Pizza to Troubled Teens
Today in a room deep in the prison complex, though, a very unlikely scene is unfolding
National UM News
UM News Service

League City UMC to Break Ground on New Campus

After more than a decade of planning, saving and sacrifice, League City United Methodist Church will break ground on July 17.
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