Posts from October 2016

Posts from October 2016

Plus One: Witness

Our final Stewardship focus will be Witness, a conversation about how the ways that we share our faith – either overtly or through choices – impacts the people around us.

Advent & Christmas 2016

Our Advent and Christmas seasons offer much in the way of connecting to our community and our faith. Check out all the ways to celebrate and find joy in the season!!

Plus One: Service

Sermon preview: We often look at service in a particular way. We must remember that we are called to serve, and there may be more opportunity than we sometimes think.

Fun in the Sun!

by roving reporter Marcia M. On August 28th, PB UMC held its annual “Fun-in-the-Sun” beach party in Mission Bay, and it was definitely fun in the sun: lots of fun and lots of sun! The sun was bright and shining, and there was a really nice breeze that kept approximately 100 attendees from getting too hot. The food was amazingly good. Chef DK Catering supplied tasty sliders made from different kinds of meat and a varie- ty of cheeses and…

Plus One: Gifts

So often, Stewardship is seen as the annual financial campaign. As part of our ongoing stewardship series, we have been exploring the full expression of our covenant community with the commitments to support the ministries of our church with our prayers, our presence, our gifts, our service, and our witness. Our financial gifts are an important part of the full covenant. 2 Corinthians 8:7-15 7Be the best in this work of grace in the same way that you are the…


October has become the traditional month at Pacific Beach UMC when we embark on our annual Stewardship campaign. It is a time where we recommit – or perhaps commit for the first time – ourselves to supporting the ministries of PB UMC and of the broader connected Church. We hear sermons intended to inspire thoughtful commitment and generosity, sometimes we hear from members of the congregation, we receive letters from the pastor, and we fill out a card indicating our…

Plus One: Presence

This Sunday, we’ll talk about the importance of our presence in our faith community. Our presence makes a difference.

Beach Breeze – October 2016

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