Starkville’s Men of the Master perform at Lenten Lunch

Men of the Master from Starkville First United Methodist Church perform a variety of gospel favorites at today’s Lenten Luncheon at Eupora First UMC. Join us next week at noon March 23 when Rev. Brian Carubba, formerly of Bellefontaine UMC, will serve as the guest speaker.IMG_1073

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Bland discusses Christ’s human side on the cross at today’s Lenten Lunch

IMG_0164Rev. Hugh Bland of Walthall Baptist Church was the guest speaker at today’s Lenten Lunch  at Eupora’s First United Methodist Church. Rev. Bland discussed Christ’s human side as the Last Words of Christ on the Cross Series continues with the words, “I Thirst!” Bland asked the audience to consider the most thirsty you have ever been and magnify that with the pain and agony Christ was in. He also suggested Christ’s thirst was not only a physical thirst, but a spiritual thirst. Gail Dorroh of Walthall Baptist Church performed two songs at today’s event.

Join us next week as Lenten Lunch continues at 11:45 a.m. April 1 with Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor of Liberty UMC as the guest speaker. A soup and sandwich lunch will be served in the church fellowship hall. The public is invited to attend.



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Local churches are passionate about the Operation Christmas Child ministry

operation_christmas_childWith National Collection Week going on this week, Nov. 17-23, local churches are holding shoebox dedication services and getting all of their boxes ready for shipping. A few local pastors and church members shared why this is an important ministry for their church: Continue reading

Evangelist from India shares the ministry of Gospel Friends

2014-10-09 12.41.31Rev. Ron McDougald said Ghuna Kumar is the “most bold and yet caring Christian” he has ever met “in terms of sharing the gospel and living it out.”

“Several years ago, I watched as he witnessed to a young waitress in an empty restaurant because he observed her nose piercing and used that as a way to open the door to talk about slavery in India and whose slave she might be,” McDougald said. “He led her to Christ that very night!” Continue reading