Posts by Kathy Courtney

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We Welcome ALL!

by Kathy Courtney

On Sunday January 27th, we voted to become a Reconciling Congregation! This explicit welcome is necessary because our United Methodist Church holds official policies that exclude LGBTQ¬†people from the full life of the Church. With this vote we show the world who we are – a congregation that welcome’s ALL God’s children to worship in […]

NEW! Macedon Center UMC Nut-Free Facility Policies

by Kathy Courtney

Macedon Center UMC Food Allergy Awareness and Safety Policy In order to continue to be welcoming and nurturing, Macedon Center United Methodist Church will be putting into place restrictions around peanuts and all tree nuts in our building. This practice reflects our deep desire to be a welcoming and safe congregation for members, friends, and […]

Hand to Plow

by Kathy Courtney

COMING SEPTEMBER 2015 TO A PEW NEAR YOU! Hand to Plow Process Hand to Plow is not a program of the Annual Conference; it is a process being employed by the Annual Conference to come alongside local congregations to help them make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Laity Gatherings Asbury […]