Young Adults

Young Adults Group (18-25 years old) | Fridays at 6PM | 2nd and 4th Fridays | Rooted Cafe The Young Adult’s group is for college and career age young adults (18-25years old). They will be meeting on the 2nd and 4th Fridays at Rooted Cafe in Peachtree City. We invite you to join this group and be prepared to grow …

DISRUPTION

Exodus 20:8: 8Remember the sabbath day, and keep it holy. Regardless of what you were planning to do when the snow flakes came, all our plans got disrupted. For me personally, the disruption touched my worship rhythm of life. Put another way, it messed up my anticipated rhythm of honoring God’s Sabbath. Oh yes, we still worshipped at 9:30 am …

TIME TO GET UP AND “GO”

Paul begins to wrap up his letter to the Christians in Corinth this way: 1st Corinthians 16:5-8: I will visit you after passing through Macedonia—for I intend to pass through Macedonia—and perhaps I will stay with you or even spend the winter, so that you may send me on my way, wherever I go. I do not want to see …

A LEAP OF FAITH

Paul writes these words to the Christians in Corinth – and to us:2nd Corinthians 9:11-12:11You will be enriched in every way for your great generosity, which will produce thanksgiving to God through us; 12for the rendering of this ministry not only supplies the needs of the saints but also overflows with many thanksgivings to God. He was imploring them to …

A NEW YEAR?

Matthew 2:10 NRSVWhen they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy. Yes, it is a new year – but it also comes with a big question mark – doesn’t it? Many are asking, “is it really a new year, because it feels very much like an old one?” And then there is the anniversary of January …

Mary Snyder

June 5, 1940-January 2, 2022 Mary Snyder’s faith was made sight in the presence of our loving Lord when she received divine healing yesterday, Sunday, January 2, 2022. Please share your love, support and prayers for Earl, their two daughters and extended family. A Celebration of Life service will be held for Mary Snyder, Saturday, March 5, 2022 @ 2:00PM …

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

You’ve seen or heard the phrase: “Past performance is not indicative of future results.” It’s required legalese for all investment marketing materials. Like most boilerplates, it exists to eliminate our excuses when things go sideways. The phrase is necessary because we have to make assumptions about the future. When we make an investment, take a job, get married, have a …

Clayton Smith

Clayton Smith passed away on Thursday, December 23, 2021. He was a member of PTCUMC for over 30 years. Clayton was a person who knew how to live and knew how to love. To know him was to know that you mattered and to know that life itself was to be embraced. Service Information: A funeral Service will be held at …

HOPE VS OPTIMISM

The words to this Charles Wesley Advent hymn express the difference between hope and optimism. “Come, Thou long expected JesusBorn to set Thy people free;From our fears and sins release us,Let us find our rest in Thee.Israel’s strength and consolation,Hope of all the earth Thou art;Dear desire of every nation,Joy of every longing heart. Born Thy people to deliver,Born a …

A Pastor’s Meditation

Isaiah 40:1 NRSV Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. Chaos rides into town on a dark horse and changes everything.Lord, we shout out against the unwanted tempest.Into the darkness of night, against the unholy wind,we cry out against the very forces of nature itself. The whirlwind brings unimaginable pain, loss, and suffering.Our world’s very identity as a “heavenly …