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Gift of Grace

 We are certainly in a time of political turmoil, from the United Kingdom’s leaving the European Union to the shrill and angry tone of our presidential election.Now, we United Methodist Christians believe that we should be concerned about issues facing our world, such as political decisions, hunger, gun control, and countless others. Ours is a […]

June 29, 2016 in Our Stories by

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Everybody

 When I am asked what Methodists emphasize or how we might be different from other denominations, it has to do with our view that God loves everybody, wants everybody to be in relationship with him…Even people whose way of life we disagree with.It was our founder John Wesley who, in the 18th century, coined the […]

May 11, 2016 in Our Stories by

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52 Easters

 Our Christian faith grew out of the Jewish faith, which regards Saturday as the day of worship. Our Jewish forbears worshiped on Saturday to celebrate God’s wondrous and gracious act of creation itself.We Christians certainly celebrate creation as well, but even in New Testament times, Christians began the practice of worshiping on Sunday… to remember […]

March 29, 2016 in Our Stories by

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Pollen Season

 Recently I noticed the first falling of pine pollen upon my car. My first reaction was, “Oh no, here we go again,” but then I got to thinking. Why do we concentrate on what is wrong instead of celebrating what is right? It was a beautiful spring day, but my focus was not on birds […]

March 17, 2016 in Our Stories by

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A Squirrel Feeder

 Last week, my wife and I bought a squirrel feeder. We had planned to buy a bird feeder and the label said bird feeder, but last we looked, a squirrel was enjoying an unexpected feast. All this got me to thinking about how one would go about defining what a Christian is.I realize that having […]

March 2, 2016 in Our Stories by

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Thoughts on Easter

 Every year the run-up to Christmas starts early, with Christmas displays right after Halloween and Carols and parties and celebration beginning right after Thanksgiving.Because Christmas is our favorite holiday.But Easter is the most important Christian holiday. And so the run-up to Easter is more solemn, more subdued. More serious.It is called the Season of Lent. […]

February 10, 2016 in Our Stories by

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Magnified

 Have you ever noticed that in December traffic on the road, in shopping malls, and even in parking lots is magnified. Attendance at worship services is magnified, and yes, even our intake of cookies is magnified. And, if we listen to Christmas songs on the radio and watch television ads, we begin to think that […]

December 8, 2015 in Our Stories by

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Location & Service Times

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SERVICE TIMES

Traditional: 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m.,
and 11:15 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Contemporary (Souljourn):
9:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall

Children's (SHINE):
Begins in 11:15 Traditional, then moves to Room S2

LOCATION

8501 Honeycutt Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 847-1536

info@nrumc.org