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Rev. Michelle Vernone, Pastor

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July 2, 2019

I’ve been thinking about you, and I’m praying for you. Many of you know I’ve been “trying to become a morn- ing person.” At first, my hope was to get up early (between 5:00am – 5:30am) and get to the gym before going in to the office or heading out to my first meeting...

It’s Summer! I’m not sure how those of us who are not in school or teachers still consider the summer as time for “vacation” or “time off” because we still go to work every day. And yet, we do think of the summer as a time to rest, reset, and recharge. It’s the season...

April 6, 2019

“Ask me and I will tell you remarkable secrets you do not know about things to come” (Jerimiah 33:3)

When we seek God with our whole heart, God will listen when we pray. God promises to hear us, and share unsearchable and unknowable things with us. It is another invitat...

March 1, 2019

“Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep.” Romans 12:15

As a pastor, I find myself invited in to the most intimate moments of people’s lives. I am invited in to the moments of their deepest pains and betrayals. I am asked to help hold their great...

February 12, 2019

“…Your Father in Heaven already knows all your needs. Seek the Kingdom of Heaven above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need.”  Matthew 6:32b -33

We’re one month in to the New Year; one month in to intentionally pursuing deeper intimac...

December 21, 2018

January 2019

Happy New Year, Church Family! I always find new beginnings exciting, whether it’s a fresh, clean sheet of paper, a new project, a new year -whatever – I love the prospect of a fresh start and seeing the “new thing” begin. For me, new beginnings mean fresh...

October 1, 2018

Matthew 11:28-30 

 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”...

September 1, 2018

Fall is typically a season for harvesting. Of course, today, in the RGV, it’s going to be 102 degrees outside and not one of us is going to take a deep breath of crisp, cool, air and think, ‘ah, Autumn is upon us.’ I think for us, EFUMC, the Fall is a time for us to nu...

August 1, 2018

Growing Deep Roots – An Unhurried Life

 Ya know, I’ve been thinking. (No good conversation ever starts with those or similar words, but go with me here.) I’ve been thinking about what it means to grow deep roots, to build community, and to embrace the abundant life Jesu...

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