The First UMC of Gulfport, at 2728 53rd St So, Gulfport, FL, 33707, is having a musical program at 6:00 pm. There will be all types of music from solos to instruments. Come and listen and then enjoy a reception afterwards.Hope to see you there.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea; though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble with its tumult. There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy habitation of the Most High. God is in the midst of the city; it shall not be moved; God will help it when the morning dawns. The nations are in an uproar, th
"I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinegrower. He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit. You have already been cleansed by the word that I have spoken to you. Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me. I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit,
Read Romans 12 (NRSV) You are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. 1 Corinthians 12:27 (NIV) Tyler Wood, from North Carolina, was surprised by his wife on his birthday. She gave him a trip to a bird park in their state. Some of the birds were iridescent and bright, showing off an array of colors, while others were earth tones of brown, green, and gray. As Tyler marveled at the beautiful diversity of these creatures, he thought of another wonderful part of
I wait for the Lord, my soul waits, and in his word I hope; my soul waits for the Lord more than those who watch for the morning, more than those who watch for the morning. Psalm 130: 5-6 (NRSV) Over the course of 28 years of ministry, Kevin Thomas, from Alabama, sat with hundred of families in dozen of hospital waiting rooms. It's an agonizing time filled with sorrow, loneliness, and fear. Virtually every family tells him that waiting is the worst part. No one seems to enjoy