Pastor's Blog

Thoughts from Rev. Caleb Pitkin

July Letter to Congregation

Dear Church Family,               Late last night I received word from our District Superintendent.  In consultation with the Conference COVID task force the District Superintendent has decided that churches in Hamilton County would be closed to in-person worship for at least the rest of July.  That decision includes this Sunday. This decision is a direct […]

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Reopening Phase 1

Signal Mountain UMC Reopening Plan Phase 1 Letter to Congregation Dear Church Family,               When we first closed the building to in-person worship I thought it would be for just a few weeks.  Then I hoped we would be back by Easter, then Pentecost and… well you get the drift.  At the beginning of this […]

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Important Message to SMUMC Family

Dear Signal Mountain Church Family,               I know that there is a lot of anxiety going around about the Coronavirus.  The situation is one that is changing rapidly and has changed significantly in the past few days.  Things at church are no exception.  The Bishop has issued the statement found following this message.  I encourage […]

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Family Lent Ideas

Family Lent Ideas How do we celebrate Lent as a family?  How do we teach what Lent is to children?  Here are some ideas for ways you can celebrate Lent as a whole family and demonstrate what it means to prepare ourselves for the power of Easter.  Take time each day to pray or read […]

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Little Free Library

Grand Opening for the Signal Mountain UMC Little Free Library! Stop by and take a book or leave a book. Thanks to Troop 116 for your work on this as part of an Eagle Project.

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