Pastor’s Notes

I Promise: Prayer

A couple of months ago, your Pastoral Team made a conscious decision to “interact” with the people of the Open Door Churches on a more consistent basis each week. Like you, we have been frustrated by what the pandemic has done to our ability to create and maintain relationships with you, especially as we have …

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Oregon Idaho Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church

Once a year, the Oregon Idaho Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church meets together for a few days of holy conferencing. At this conference, we celebrate God’s work in our churches and communities. We celebrate the commissioning and ordination of new clergy and the retirement of clergy who have served many years. We remember …

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United Methodists DNA

This summer I had the opportunity to travel to England with students and alumni from Boston University School of Theology and while we were there we took time to visit places that are significant for United Methodists. When we were in Manchester we visited John Rylands library and were able to see and hold books …

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