Plymouth Park UMC Staff Blog

  • August 14, 2017: Relaxation and Respite

    I write this tome on the first day of summer. I know that it’s summer because it’s hot, we are in the midst of Vacation Bible School, and the calendar says that it is so. Mrs. La Barr’s son can read these signs like an Army scout! Read More »

  • August 14, 2017: Is There No Place Like Home?

    The concept of home is fluid, but home is where the heart is! My heart will always be in Sweden, and while my family lives in Irving, it will be here. Read More »

  • Finding the Gifts of Community and Spiritual Communion

    There is nothing quite like communing with new people. It all starts with stepping out of our comfort zone, often stepping into someone else’s community, hardship or joy. At first it may be difficult, but in joining someone else where they are, we leave our way of viewing the world behind just long enough to get a glimpse of life through the eyes of a neighbor. The sharing that happens in those sacred spaces goes far beyond conversation and good deeds; [...] Read More »


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