A Note from DS Morton – November 6, 2021

“I was in prison and you visited me.”(Matthew 25:36c) I have never been particularly active in prison ministry; admittedly, that’s an aisle I’ve been leery to cross. As a seminarian, I …

‘Only 2 months till Christmas!

Here’s a great opportunity for the Advent season this year, if: Your church has a cemetery,You want to extend outreach to the community,You wish to support veterans and military families. …

A Note from DS Morton – October 21, 2021

“The Lord God will be their light.”  (Revelation 22:5)              My visit to a Lowe’s Home Center store recently illustrated for me – in a secular setting! – two of the …

DS Morton to lead Prayer Gathering, September 7th

Each Tuesday of the week at midday, United Methodists from all around the annual Conference meet together on a ZOOM connection for conversation and prayer. In these thirty minutes, testimony …

North District Charge Conference Reminders

By now, each of our 108 local churches has selected a date and site for its annual Charge Conference with the DS. In the months of September, October, and November, …

A Note from DS Morton – August 13, 2021

“They spent much time together in the temple[and] broke bread from house to house.” (Acts 2:46a) Victory was declared in April. In visiting the Donaldson United Methodist Church on the western …

A Note from DS Morton – June 27, 2021

“Test the spirits to see whether they are from God.”(I John 4:1b) There’s a colloquialism in American conversation which claims, “If something sounds too Good to be true, it probably is.” ‘The same for Ridiculous. ‘And …