The question comes up what is a tithe and does God want me to tithe? In addition, what is the difference between a tithe and offering? Let us look at what a tithe to an Israelite meant. First off, everything belongs to God and we are only entrusted with it including our work. In Israel, rather you grew crops, animals, […]
Community UMC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/communityumcportsmouth/videos/260527085131498/ Community UMC Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kF2sCJZVBaw&t=27s St Mark UMC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/142102952538852/videos/254304879045388/ St Mark UMC Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n-0cXHkaQOg&t=144s
Here is a video of Community UMC’s sanctuary. https://www.facebook.com/communityumcportsmouth/videos/601667747424887/ Here is video of St Mark UMC’s sanctuary. https://www.facebook.com/142102952538852/videos/2288903851415918/ Enjoy.
Here are the Facebook and Youtube messages for today from both churches, enjoy.
Tomorrow we will be back at the churches for the message. We will get to Community at 9:30 and do the Facebook Live and Youtube at 9:45 am, then we will get to St Mark at 11:15 and do the transmissions at 11:30, so please consider tuning into one of those. Thank you to all those who have sent their […]
Just a reminder the Easter live feed will be at 10:00 AM coming to you from Culpepper’s Farm in Chesapeake
Here is the Youtube link to our message from last night. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHe5FGVhl6U
Just a reminder that tomorrow we will be live on Facebook at communityUMC at 9:45. and stmarkumc-portsmouth at 11:30.
This was just received from the Conference: Bishops extends in-person worship cancellation for entire month of AprilFollowing Governor Northam’s March 30 executive order, Bishop Lewis has cancelled in-person worship for Virginia Conference churches for the whole month of April. On April 30, further closures will be evaluated as Bishop Lewis and conference leaders continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation.
Here is today’s message from St Mark UMC on Youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oEa3eDomCI Here is today’s message from Community UMC on Youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0lXIpjQuS4&t=9s
Tomorrow morning we will be on Facebook live from Community UMC at 9:45 and we will be on Facebook live from St Mark UMC at 11:30, please join us or we will be posting to Youtube tomorrow afternoon.
The Conference is following the Governor’s order to shutdown for the next thirty days starting tomorrow. Accordingly, there will be no worship services, Kid’s Club or other meetings until at least April 25th. We are allowed to have an exception for emergency leadership meetings of ten or less people providing safe distances are maintained etc. Tomorrow we will have an […]
The Conference is following the Governor’s order to shutdown for the next thirty days starting tomorrow. Accordingly, there will be no worship services or other meetings until at least April 25th. We are allowed to have an exception for emergency leadership meetings of ten or less people providing safe distances are maintained etc. Thursday, we will have an emergency meeting in […]
This last Sunday we did our first Facebook Live message from both churches. We will continue this each Sunday until we are allowed to open again, so please join us on each churches Facebook Page. Community UMC: https://www.facebook.com/communityumcportsmouth/videos/1089234098103883/ St Mark UMC: https://www.facebook.com/142102952538852/videos/506968613321783/
We have been ordered by the Bishop in Richmond to not have any worship services or meetings until April 5th. We are not allowed to override this. I am sorry to tell you this and I hope you will come back to church on the 5th, please don’t let it become a habit to stay home or attend another church […]