Posts by Kathy Courtney

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Getting Closer to “Normal” June 13, 2021

by Kathy Courtney

Dear Friends, I hope and pray that you are well on this beautiful Saturday. Church Council met this week and decided, given the rapidly decreasing rate of Covid cases in our area and the increasing number of those vaccinated, we will relax our masking guidelines. Please see below for our new guidelines. – Singing will […]

Back to Worship in the Sanctuary!

by Kathy Courtney

Dear Friends, I hope that you are well and able to enjoy the sunshine and warmth that is upon us. As I am sure that you are aware, the CDC has revised their guidance regarding mask wearing, and New York State aligned itself with the CDC’s recommendations as of yesterday.  We rejoice over the CDC’s […]

Indoor Worship is back beginning Easter Weekend

by Kathy Courtney

Church Council voted to resume in person worship beginning the weekend of Easter. Come to worship on April 3 at 5:00PM and April 4 at 9:30AM. Both services will be in Fellowship Hall. Please wear a mask. We look forward to seeing you! We will continue online services as well.

Worship Update November 20, 2020

by Kathy Courtney

Dear Friends, I hope and pray that you are well and healthy. The leadership of Macedon Center and South Perinton met last night. We decided that due to the rising incidence of Covid 19 in our region, for the safety of both of our congregations and guests, we will suspend in person worship beginning November 28, 2020 […]

Outdoor Worship With Communion

by Kathy Courtney

Dear Friends, I hope that you are well! I wanted to write to you and give you an update on our worship services. On August 2, 2020, we will try something new! We will host our first outdoor worship service at 9:30AM. We will have a shortened worship service; it will be approximately 30 minutes, […]

Virtual Worship

by Kathy Courtney

NOVEMBER 20, 2020 Dear Friends, I hope and pray that you are well and healthy. The leadership of Macedon Center and South Perinton met last night. We decided that due to the rising incidence of Covid 19 in our region, for the safety of both of our congregations and guests, we will suspend in person […]

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 […]