September on the Rooftop – Week 4

  September on the Rooftop – Week 3 This week, we finished our study of Joseph in Genesis 42-45. Last week, we left Joseph in charge of Egypt second only to Pharaoh himself. The famine that Joseph predicted has spread all the way to Joseph’s family. Jacob sends the brothers to buy food in Egypt where…


Pastor Mark’s eNote – Glimpses of Heaven

Glimpses of Heaven         There is an odd little Japanese movie called “After Life.” It tells the story of a group of people who have recently died and have gathered in a kind of celestial holding area. They are asked to choose a single memory of happiness, then a heavenly film crew…


September on the Rooftop – Week 3

  September on the Rooftop – Week 3 All month long we are journeying through Genesis with Joseph. Last week we found him waiting in prison for Pharaoh’s cup bearer to plead Joseph’s case and to be released from prison. He waited 3 long years but continued trusting God. He ended up being in leadership over…


Pastor Mark’s eNote – What Drives Miss Daisy?

What Drives Miss Daisy? Those of you who have met our dog Daisy know she is pretty timid and reluctant to mix with strangers, but don’t be fooled by her nervousness with people. The dog is a hunter at heart. Take her outside, and she will sprint wildly toward any squirrel or rabbit lulled into…


Weekly Top Ten – September 14

1. 2016 Fall Festival HMUMC Fall Festival Sunday, October 23 Our annual fall family fun day filled with sweets, treats and fun entertainment that will make you jump out of your seats!! FX Live @ 4:30pm – The kids and adults will love this year’s FX Live performance on The Rooftop. You will not want to…


September on the Rooftop – Week 2

  September on the Rooftop – Week 2 Joseph really went through some tough times yet trusted God in every circumstance. This week, we find him in prison for something he didn’t do. Genesis 40 tells us that while he was there he interpreted the dreams of 2 of pharaoh’s servants. Upon being released from the…


Weekly Top Ten – September 7

1. KidsHope Kids Hope Mentors Needed Join the Kids Hope Team by volunteering to be a mentor for the 2016-2017 school year. If interested, please join us on September 15 or September 19 at 5:30pm for an informational meeting and training. Learn more at www.hmumc.org/kidshope or contact Cheri Loy at cheri_loy@gwinnett.k12.ga.us to sign up. 2. Chancel Choir Join…


September the Rooftop – Week 1

  September on the Rooftop – Week 1 Trust is putting your confidence in someone you can depend on. In the Bible, we see different people who have put their trust in God under some crazy circumstances. We’ll focus on Joseph, from the Old Testament, whose entire life was built on his trust in God’s faithfulness….

2 Chaos and Elegance

Pastor Mark’s eNote – Chaos and Elegance

  The most beautiful emotion we can experience is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of all true art and science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, a snuffed-out candle. To sense…