Worship

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We worship as an expression of our love for God!  Morton UMC offers a variety of worship experiences.  Currently, we offer three worship services on Sunday mornings–at 8:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. in the sanctuary and Cross Connections  contemporary worship at 10:45 a.m. in the gymnasium. We offer a brief service with communion each Tuesday morning at 8:00 a.m., as well as special worship times throughout the year.

 

2017 ~ Matthew’s Account of Jesus

Will we make through Matthew by the end of June?  With God’s help, yes!

June 4      PENTECOST and Communion.  The Message is entitled Last Words to Hypocrites” (Matthew 23)  This is a difficult chapter.  Jesus lets the Pharisees (and all who are full of religious pride) have it.  If any Pharisees ever read these words, they would holler, “Ouch!”

June 11 “Last Days” (Matthew 24)  Jesus took his disciples up to the top of the Mount of Olives (Could it have been near the Garden of Gethsemane?) and taught them about the last days.  I feel grateful to God that my last sermon under regular full-time appointment will cover some of the truths that first brought me to faith in Christ!

June 18 FATHERS’ DAY “Last Parables” (Matthew 25)  Jesus last stories, the Story of the Ten Virgins, the Story of the Talents, and the Story of the Sheep and the Goats, teach us how to live in the light of the fact that Jesus could return at any moment!  Pray for Pastor Lori as she preaches her final message here at MUMC!

June 25 CHURCH IN THE PARK BEGINS at the 8:00 am service in Northwood Park!  The Last Word” (Matthew 28:16-20)  Reverend Dr. Alan Newhall will remind us of why we are here: To make disciples for Jesus Christ…