CHURCH OF THE WEEK: Siloam UMC in West Point


14572616_10207634744442054_1595842685_oABOUT THE PASTOR

NAME:  Raleigh Richter14627685_10207688956757328_1827837019_n

CHURCH: Siloam UMC (Bro. Richter also serves Cedar Bluff UMC in Cedar Bluff)

CHURCH ADDRESS/TOWN: 30 Hwy. 47 N., West Point in the Ivy Village area

PASTOR’S BIRTHDAY: May 8

PASTOR’S HOMETOWN: Maben (but he is originally from Kentucky)

FAMILY: Spouse:  Shirley

WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT THE CHURCHES YOUR ARE SERVING? What I like about these churches is their willingness to try new things, their willingness to minister and be a witness, and their willingness to come together in various ways such as a monthly fellowship meal and bible study.

ABOUT THE CHURCH:

NAME OF THE CHURCH: Siloam UMC

ADDRESS/TOWN OF THE CHURCH: 30 Hwy. 47 N., West Point in the Ivy Village area

HOW MANY YEARS HAS THIS CHURCH BEEN WORSHIPING GOD TOGETHER? Established in the early 1800’s

HOW MANY IN REGULAR ATTENDANCE? 30

WHAT MINISTRIES IS THIS CHURCH KNOWN FOR? Siloam UMC is known for their ministries of outreach, such as preparing ready-to-heat-and-eat meals for sick and shut ins, Summer Fish Fry, Summer Vacation Bible School, Fall Harvest Hayride, Thanksgiving fruit baskets and the Christmas Choir Musical.

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