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Essential Church Members

Essential Church Members by Greg Gwen In every healthy congregation, you will find certain people that comprise the essential “heart and soul” of the church. Note… They are always present at the assemblies. They make it a point to never miss any of the services. If it is necessary to make changes, adjust schedules, suffer […]

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Prayer Focus For Our Church

Prayer Focus   Healing: There are many things that I feel the Godfrey First United Methodist Church needs healing. The first part of the healing process is to admit that we need it. Here are some of the things that I would suggest we spend time in prayer for healing: transition of me serving as […]

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Words That Offer an Eternal Life

This post is provided by Dan Nickel, Lay Leader, Godfrey First UMC:   John Updike’s novel, In the Beauty of the Lilies, covers four generations of an American family over an 80 year period in the 20th Century.  Over the span of four generations, the Christian faith within the family wanes starting with the family’s […]

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