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January 2017

Sunday Services Online

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Sunday Services are now online!
If you can’t make it to church and want to see the Sunday service below are the 4 different ways to view the Live Stream or any recorded from an earlier date.
There are 4 ways you can view the Sunday Traditional Service:

1. You will need a Windows PC, Apple PC or Smart TV that can go to and just click on the Sermons Page. In the center of the screen is the sermon player area. Tune in on Sunday morning at 9:25am sit back with a cup of coffee and click the Live button and then click on the triangle play button ( ). If you tune in early the screen will tell you how long till the service begins. It will begin at 9:30am.

2. To watch the Sunday service after the service is over you can podcast the service to your device. If you have an Apple PC, iPhone or iPad follow this link to the iTunes store. This is where the service podcast is located.

3. To watch the Sunday service after the service is over with an android device or Windows PC you can watch and download the Sunday service by going to the church’s website and click on the Sermons page and watch it anytime you want after the Monday morning following the Sunday service.

4. If you have a PC, Apple Pc, iPhone, iPad or Android go click on the Google Play icon or the iTunes icon; Download the App and search for Pastor John Mars. You will find all of the back sermons that are stored on the site.

And of course if you have any problems you can call, Dan Pruett at 208-890-3384, at any time. He will be happy to help you.

Snake River Handbell Conference Concert

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Meridian United Methodist Handbell Musicians have been invited to be a part of the Snake River Handbell conference in February. Clinician, Composer and conductor, Tim Waugh will be leading us. Tim is internationally acclaimed musicians not only with Handbells, but choral music as well. If you have never heard hundreds of people ringing handbells together, it is a very moving and worshipful experience. I hope you will take time to come.

Blessings, Kade Atwood

MUMC Youth Mission/Service Trip 2017

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The youth at Meridian United Methodist Church will be travelling to Loveland, Colorado, July 8th thru the 15th for serve during the “Week of Hope”.

This is an opportunity for them to serve and build relationships with the community through projects that promote community outreach, service, spiritual growth and evangelism, projects such as these…

• Accompany special needs children on outings like trips to the park, museums, the library and swimming pool.
• Serve at an equine outreach center through outdoor work projects and assisting with therapy classes and summer camp.
• Help run local vacation Bible school
• Assist with community feeding program by delivering food and interacting with the children.
• Serve with an organization whose goal is to care for and support adults with special needs.

Please watch for all the fundraising activities the youth have planned to support their trip. There will be a Spaghetti Feed & Silent Auction; you can even buy a flamingo for a day to decorate someone’s yard! Watch for dates and time for all events.

You can help support their journey to Colorado by donating on-line at (under Ministries, click on Youth Missions) or by check made out to the church with Youth Mission in memo line.

For more information, contact Nicole Walker at 888-2245 or

71st Annual Groundhogs Dinner

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The United Methodist Men will be holding their 71st Annual Groundhog Dinner on Saturday, February 4, 2017, from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.  They will be serving  sausages, baked potato, green beans, french bread, applesauce cake, ice cream and a drink.  Tickets will be available at the door. Ticket costs:  Adults $8.00 and Children (under 12) $4.00.

The dinner will be held in the Family Life Center at 235 E. Pine Avenue, Meridian, ID  83642