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Pastor’s Ponderings

Pastors Pondering -Pentecost, Confirmation, Commitment

Pastor's Ponderings
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Dear Glen Mar friends, This Sunday is Commitment Sunday, where we will affirm our commitments to follow Jesus through our ministries at Glen Mar UMC. I hope you’ve had the chance to review our Mission Possible updated brochure and have joined me in the prayerful willingness prayer: “God, how do you want to use me and that which you have…
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Pastors Pondering -Weeping in Ramah

Pastor's Ponderings
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Dear Glen Mar friends I am feeling heartbroken and sick today following the mass shooting at the elementary school yesterday. I am thinking about Jeremiah 31:15, “Thus says the Lord: A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation and bitter weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children…”.  I know you join me in deep and fervent prayer for the families of those…
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Pastors Pondering – Food Truck Wednesday (not Thursday) and Other News

Pastor's Ponderings
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Dear Glen Mar friends As our church is full of life and activity, I’m grateful for successful VBS prep (get ready!) Only 5 more adult volunteers needed for specific roles—reach out to Margaret Lang if you can help! And for our amazing Community Health Fair held last weekend–we filled up all the Red Cross slots for blood donation and administered…
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Pastors Pondering – May Happenings

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Dear Glen Mar friends We are continuing our series called Mission Accepted—Last week we talked about the Gift of Gratitude, had some amazing music ministry from our youth and children, honored graduates, and celebrated all God’s gifts to us, knowing that everything we think is “ours” really comes from God as a gift. And if we’re blessed…we’re blessed to be…
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