God is like a Song: The creator and author – Father (John 12:49,50) The singer with the message – Jesus (John 14:11,23) The accompaniment that enhances and supports – Holy Spirit (John 14: 26) Let’s Pray: Father, thank you for sending Jesus. Jesus, thank you for coming and showing us how to live, for taking away our sins, and giving us authority over all things (Matt 28:18-20). Holy Spirit,…Keep Reading
Lent. We are in the season of the Ecumenical time when we are to examine our Christian lives and meditate on the journey that led Jesus to the crucifixion on the cross. It is a time when we should be mindful of His sacrifice for our sins as commanded by God the Father. Since it is a time of mourning, the colors on the altar reflect the mood of penitence…Keep Reading
Chris and Susan Thompsen will be hosting a six-week DVD series entitled “Tipping Point” by Pastor Jimmy Evans. Tipping Point is an in-depth look at the End Times. If you are interested in attending this series, please join us in the Youth room on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 8:00 PM beginning April 17.
The next Holton United Membership Retreat is on Saturday, May 6 from 9:00AM t0 4:00PM. Lunch will be provided. This retreat is for anyone interested in becoming a member of Holton United Methodist Church or anyone who would like to know more about the history of the United Methodist Church. Please contact Pastor Jerry Selleck at 231-225-2856 if you are interested in attending.
Claudia Selleck’s Faith and Friendship group will meet on Wednesdays from 1:00 to 2:30 PM and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, at the Church, in the Sr. High room. Child care will be provided for Thursday evenings. The groups will continue to meet through May 11. All women of the church are invited to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Claudia at 821-0374.
Marlene Noble is hosting an on-going Women’s Bible Study held on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 to 8:00 PM in the large, double classroom at the church. All women of the church are invited to attend.
Swaying and coddling her baby back and forth in the pew the young mother suddenly became motionless. Movie viewers struggled to read the main movie characters bewildered face and the room fell silent as they waited for the answer. Even children present quieted as they heard shouting from the movie screen grabbing their attention. You could have heard a pin drop in the sanctuary as the movie “God is Not…Keep Reading
We are purchased with a price…the precious and powerful blood of Jesus. “Keep watch over yourselves and all the flock of which the Holy spirit has made you overseers. Be shepherds of the church of God which he bought with his own blood. Acts 20:28 “He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and forgave our sins. Ephesians…Keep Reading
The colors and banners on the altar will be changing from green as The Epiphany Season comes to a close on Transfiguration Sunday, February 29. You can read about the Transfiguration in Acts 1:6-11. As we enter the Lenten Season, more subtle colors will be used. These include blue, purple and grey which signify humbleness. Ash Wednesday is March 1 and is the beginning of Lent. The use of ashes…Keep Reading
Welcome to Holton United Methodist Church and thank you for visiting our website. It is our hope that the information listed here, on who we are, and what we believe, will encourage you to visit us soon. As you may know, a Church is far more than a website, and must be experienced first hand. Welcome to Holton United Methodist Church. We are a vibrant congregation, dedicated to sharing Jesus…Keep Reading
1. WE BELIEVE in GRACE, the gift of Jesus dying on a cross to take the punishment for our sins, so that we can be forgiven, and enter into eternal life with assurance. (Ephesians 2:8-9 NIV) 2. WE BELIEVE that all Christians, though forgiven, are still weak and sinful, and in need of constant growth and learning. (Romans 7:21-25 NIV) 3. WE BELIEVE in humility. (1 Corinthians 1:28-31, Philippians 2:1-11…Keep Reading