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Healthy Church Initiative… Where We Are

by Don Doss

This past weekend, we held our Consultation for the Healthy Church Initiative. It was very successful with great participation from our congregation, both in terms of the number attending and the attention, interest, energy and passion with which those present participated. We had just under 100 people for the All-Church Workshop on Saturday and around […]

Help Wanted – October 15

by Don Doss

BUS DRIVERS We are looking for several more ‘part-time’ drivers to drive about once a month…thanks for those that have already volunteered! Ray Sims who is our current bus driver will be having knee surgery in the next year.  We need a group of new drivers to fill in for him while he is incapable […]

Something Has Changed.

by Don Doss

There was a time when church’s played a central role in most peoples lives. The local church was seen as a place to commune with others, to seek guidance and support, and to enjoy the benefits of worshiping our creator, but…… something has changed. Our world and particularly our country is experiencing a spiritual crisis?? […]

Help Wanted – October 12

by Don Doss

WRITER(S) FOR CHURCH COMMUNICATIONS One or more church members who could spend a few hours a week writing details of church events for our internet communications.  It would help if the writers knew Microsoft Word and had the ability to email documents.  Well written and interesting articles of large church events and smaller calendar events […]

Enough Stewardship Campaign

by Don Doss

Stress. Anxiety. Fear. These words capture well the state of mind of many of us in America today. We have witnessed dramatic market losses, the collapse of the world’s largest insurance company, and many bankruptcies and mergers. Every day seems to bring another piece of economic uncertainty. A recent survey found that over three in […]

New Video Ministry

by Don Doss

Our New Video Ministry! Everyone loves to make videos of the things they do, especially if they help to remind us of important events or experiences in our lives.  The folks here at FUMC are no different.  Like many other churches, we have had a video camera (or three) record special musical presentations in the […]

Kid’s Music Academy Begins

by Don Doss

The Kid’s Music Academy of Fredericksburg has begun the second year of providing string instruction through the Hill Country Youth Orchestra program. The HCYO Director, Patricia Lee will begin a new class of beginners immediately on Wednesday afternoons along with an intermediate class for students who began last year. Six students from last year’s beginning […]

The FUMC Foundation

by Don Doss

Purpose: The FUMC Foundation is established to provide a means through which enduring charitable gifts will become a living memorial and a perpetual source of financial support to benefit the church and its programs. It is the vehicle for receiving and managing gifts that look to the future and enhance the ability of the church […]

Website Articles Now Posting to Facebook!

by Don Doss

We have looked at doing this for some time, but it seemed like all the pieces weren’t available until recently.  With our new WordPress CMS website at fredumc.org, we now have the technology to make it happen!  This article was written for our website and you are likely reading it as a Facebook group entry […]

What Can I Do?

by Don Doss

…Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. Matthew 28:19-20 All of the ministries of FUMC are directed with these last words of Christ as instructions to the disciples… […]