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These blog posts are copied from Pastor Scarlett’s weekly Stay Afloat emails.

Reaching Gods people

Reaching Gods people

I went to the Community Lunch this week.  A host of volunteers from Surfside UMC danced around the room, welcoming people, bringing drinks, a hot lunch and dessert.  There was conversation and laughter, and 160 people were fed, body and soul. Thank you to all who...

Plans and proposals

Plans and proposals

Dear friends, last week many of us were caught off guard by the release of the Protocol that made the news and seemed to indicate an imminent split of the church.  That was not accurate.   At the conclusion of the special called session of the General Conference...

Holy living

Holy living

In Traditional worship, the hymns we sing during Advent often reflect our mutual longing for Jesus’ second Advent.  We yearn for the day when Jesus returns and all is made right in the world. This morning we sang, “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus” with words written by...

Put on Christ

Put on Christ

During the Thanksgiving holiday, my family went to see the movie about Mr. Rogers, A Beautiful Day.  I hope to go see it again so that I can catch some of what I missed the first time. Mr. Rogers was one of my favorite shows when I was little. The simple act of...

Rejoice

Rejoice

Yesterday, my cousin Amy sent a text to the Howard cousins.  A student had reminded her of the wonderful memories that we made growing up. Amy’s students really missed out, because she would certainly have told funny stories the whole class period; if they hadn’t had...

We live in a broken world

We live in a broken world

Last week, Pastor Scarlett mentioned the painful reality that our children find school lockdowns and potential active shooter situations just a part of school.  This was evident again watching the news coverage of the shooting at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita,...

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