Tag: prayer

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Go to the Polls, Come to the Table

Tues., Nov. 3, 3:30-7:30 p.m., Manchester, MO In response to the divisive political climate of this election year, clergy from area churches will come together on Tuesday, November 3 to offer Holy Communion and prayer as an expression of unity, love, and hope. Open to everyone, regardless of denomination, faith or politics, this ecumenical drive-thru…
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Chaos of Creative Disruption June 7 2020

Daily Devotionals

Daily Devotionals are available twice daily M-F for spiritual encouragement and growth during these trying times. Anyone can join. Each devotional is approximately 15 minutes and is live streamed on our Facebook page. If you don’t have a Facebook account you can join on our Live Streaming web page. Tune in from anywhere; come when…
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Centering Prayer

LEARNING GROUP: Centering Prayer

Date:  Every MondayTime: 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.Zoom: Please register below and Zoom instructions will be emailed.Leader:   Peggy Andereck Description:  Centering Prayer, traditionally called contemplative prayer, is a method of prayer which prepares us to receive the gift of God’s presence. It facilitates the movement from more active modes of prayer into a receptive prayer of…
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Stephen Ministry

Sometimes difficult life situations that come our way such as loss of a job, a serious illness, divorce, loss of a loved one, and more. When they do, the care of a trained Stephen Minister may be just the emotional and spiritual support you need. Stephen Ministry During COVID-19 Stephen Ministers are available to our…
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Rev. Winter Hamilton

Pastor of Adult Faith Formation I am delighted to serve at Manchester United Methodist Church as the Pastor of Adult Faith Formation. I graduated with my Master of Divinity from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. A life-long United Methodist, I am an ordained deacon in the UMC, with sacramental authority. With almost two decades as a Christian Educator,…
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Rev. Stephanie Lendt

Associate Pastor, Hospitality & Congregational Care I was appointed to the pastoral staff at Manchester UMC July 2008. Prior to my appointment I was a member of MUMC since 1996. It’s wonderful serving my home church. I am an Ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church and a 2009 graduate of Eden Theological Seminary with…
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Greeting Card Ministry

Send messages of love and support to those on our prayer request list. Volunteer by completing the form below and someone will be in touch with you.

Talk To A Pastor

Pastoral Care We all go through challenging circumstances, transitions, relational pain, and difficult seasons of life. At some time or another, everyone needs a little extra help. Have a spiritual question? Suffering a crisis of faith? Figuring out your next step at church? Coping with a serious illness? Dealing with relational conflict or family crisis?…
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Becoming a Stephen Minister

Stephen Ministers are laypeople. They are Christian men and women that initially receive over 50 hours of formal training to provide one-to-one care to people. Those people may be experiencing a difficult time in life: grief over the loss of a loved one, a divorce job loss chronic or terminal illness, relocation, and more How to Become a…
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