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Thoughts from Rev. Caleb Pitkin

About the Apostles Creed

The Apostles Creed One of the most recognizable and universal part of Christian worship is the recitation of either the Apostles or the Nicaean Creed.  These two creeds serve to define the core beliefs that all Christian groups share and that are viewed as the fundamental core of Orthodox Christian faith.  Soon we will be […]

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Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day from the folks at Signal Mountain United Methodist Church. Did you know that Mother’s Day was a Methodist Holiday before it was an American Holiday. Please watch the video to learn more.

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Upcoming Bible Study on the Parables

The parables of Jesus are some of the most familiar parts of the Bible to believers and non-believers alike.  These stories are so famous that some of the words and phrases from them have entered into our everyday speech, a good Samaritan, a prodigal Son, knock and the door will be opened and don’t hide […]

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Philippians 1:1-18 With Ya’ll instead of You

Pastor Caleb’s ya’ll adaptation of the NRSV translation. Philippians 1:1-18 1 Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: 2 Grace to ya’ll and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Paul’s Prayer for the Philippians 3 […]

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Pentecost Coming

On May 20th we will be celebrating Pentecost the birth of the Church. Pentecost is the remembrance of the Holy Spirit coming into the believers and the Church going from a small group of believers to a movement of thousands of people. It is important for Christians to keep in mind that the Holy Spirit […]

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New Giving Option

Thank you for all the ways that you support our church.  Your prayers, presence, your service and your gifts.  I know that we have all seen ways people are making a difference in the church.  From our recently remodeled downstairs bathroom to our growing choir.  There are also some ways that people are helping that […]

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