Pushing Buttons, Waiting and Faith

by: Larry Davies | December 28, 2017

We are placed on earth by God for a purpose. But, what is our purpose? How do we find out? What do we do in the midst of searching for our purpose? How will we know that what we’re feeling is our God given purpose? Questions, questions, questions! But with a new year starting, we […]

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Christmas Prayer Tree

by: Larry Davies | December 20, 2017

Last year, the children’s ministry set up a Christmas tree as you entered the church. Next to the tree, they provided markers and paper that could be folded and inserted into ornaments. The sign said this was a “Prayer Tree” and invited us to write down our prayer requests for Christmas and hang the ornaments […]

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Merry Christmas from Apollo 8

by: Larry Davies | December 14, 2017

1968 was a difficult year. Vietnam War raging. Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy assassinated. Riots at the Chicago Democratic Convention. US Athletes protesting at the Olympics. However, there was at least one bright spot. In December: Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, James Lovell and Bill Anders – became the first humans to orbit […]

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Nativity Scenes & Family Traditions

by: Larry Davies | December 5, 2017

If you visit Fredericksburg United Methodist Church near Christmas you will see a large and intricate Nativity Scene. It’s not unusual to see families stop and have their picture taken in front of the unique display. This beautiful Creche is donated each year by the Wilson family who, years ago, decided to share their annual […]

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