Rev. John Shaver – “The Pursuit of Happiness”

9-17-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship Over the last thirty years, there have been over twenty thousand studies about happiness published in journals around the world.These studies, as we can imagine, have come as a significant interest to the general public.Through this interest, major media outlets raced to cover the new...

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Rev. John Shaver – “Soul Surprise”

9-10-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship Dear SDUMC Family, I hope that you have had a joy-filled and blessed summer and I’m looking forward to all the ministries kicking off in the coming weeks: Choirs, Bells, Youth Group, Children’s Ministries, Small Groups, Light Your World Sunday, “The World Famous” UMW Rummage...

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Rev. Chelsea Simon – “Redefining Holy Ground”

9-3-17 Audio   Announcements, Order of Worship Hello Friends, Moses is one of the best-known characters in the Bible and the burning bush is one of the most beloved stories in the Old Testament. By this time, Moses has fled Egypt and is living in Midian. This is just another average...

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Rev. John Shaver – “The Good Life”

08-27-17 Worship Audio   Bulletins   This Week’s Message Dear SDUMC Family, As with many of you we have entered this new season of the year with many items on the to-do list: school schedules (we have entered the two school realm this year), buy school supplies, check carpool times,...

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Rev. John Shaver – “What Church? Bridge Building 101”

8-20-17 Worship Audio   Bulletins   This Week’s Message Dear SDUMC Family, Sadly, once again, our world has hit another point of chaos. Like you, I turn on the news to see sad events taking place in our world and cry out why. Of course, I don’t have all the...

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Rev. John Shaver – “Why Church? Community!”

8-13-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship Dear SDUMC Church Family, I hope this finds you having a blessed Friday. I also want to thank my two friends, Rev. Melanie and Dr. Faith for sharing their gifts with you last Sunday. We had a good time renewing friendships with family and friends...

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Rev. Melanie Silva – “Bring Them to Me”

8-06-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship              Refrigerators dot the sidewalks in the busy Argentine town, replete with the usual shops, stores and restaurants. Regardless of the time of day or the amount of foot traffic, hardly a soul notices the hungry man approach a refrigerator...

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Rev. John Shaver – “On the Road with Matthew: Surprise”

7-30-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship …if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.” – Matthew 17:20 Dear SDUMC, I hope this finds you having a good Friday...

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Rev. John Shaver – “On the Road with Matthew: Wait a Minute”

7-23-17 Audio Announcements, Order of Worship Dear SDUMC Family, We continue to journey with Matthew this week through Chapter 13. Jesus continues to share a number of parables about planting and gardening. These parables guide and educate us in the graceful way of sharing the Good News to a world in...

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