Plymouth Park UMC Staff Blog

  • July 20, 2015: Growing Into Grace

    An old high school friend and I were talking recently on Facebook about the fashion back then. Now I am not going to say what year was back then, but let you imagine that for yourself. Back then, the fashion was short skirts. Our skirt length was measured by the officials at the school when we arrived. If they thought our skirts were too short, we were sent home. We women had to wear hose every day. Yes, that is right. [...] Read More »

  • July 6, 2015: What Does the Supreme Court Decision on Legalizing Gay Marriage Mean for the United Methodist Church?

    Following the Supreme Court’s recent decision legalizing gay marriage, there may be some questions regarding what it means for the United Methodist Church and what we can expect in the near future. In the immediate future, what you can expect is that nothing will change. Let me attempt an explanation. The rules of the United Methodist Church define marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The rules also include an absolute prohibition on any United Methodist clergy performing or [...] Read More »

  • July 6, 2015: Second Trip to West – Mission Teams Restored a Lot More Than Houses

    “We’re going back to West.” When the announcement was made, it was met with cheers and groans. “We’ve already been to West.” “We’re going to see our friends again!” “What could we possibly do there now, two years later?” Two weeks ago, we took 20 students and 17 adults and went back to West, Texas. Eighty percent of our group went on Senior High Mission Trip last year and worked on houses, met members of the community, and made friends with [...] Read More »


News & Events

  • Worship Service: August 2, 2015

    Tenth Sunday After Pentecost, August 2, 2015   8:30 a.m.  |  9:15 a.m.  |  11:00 a.m.   Sermon Title: “John Resurfaces.” Scripture Reading: Mark 6:14-29 Dr. Bill La Barr will be preaching at all services. 8:30 a.m.  Communion Worship Service in the Sanctuary 9:15 a.m.  Plymouth Park Worship Service featuring the Praise Band in the Fellowship Hall 11:00 a.m.  Worship Service in the Sanctuary Read More »

  • Stockholders Reception: Sunday, August 9, 2015

    Sunday, August 9, 2015 10:00 a.m. Our Youth Missions Teams have had a successful summer! We’re back and eager to say “Thank You” to our fantastic stockholders. If you contributed to the Youth Mission Stock Campaign this year, you are invited to attend a celebration in your honor on August 9, at 10:00 a.m. in the Youth Hall. Students from both High School Mission Trip and Middle School Mission Trip will share their stories of how God worked in their lives thanks to your [...] Read More »

  • A Gift from Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra: Sunday, August 16, 2015

    August 16, 2015 11:00 a.m. On August 16, 2015, during the 11:00 a.m. worship service, Mr. Brent Buemi will offer his musical talents on the clarinet, and Ken Surley, at the piano, will collaborate with our guest. Please consider joining us for this extraordinary musical event. Brent Buemi graduated with a Master of Music degree in clarinet performance at Southern Methodist University in May 2010. He received a [...] Read More »


Micah 6:8

...what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?