News Archives : June 2017

In my daily reading of the Bible this Spring, I ran across a little known story of Caleb’s daughter, Achsah in Joshua 15:13-19. Then, as I read further, she showed up again in chapter 1 of Judges. To be honest, I had never noticed her before. When her father gives... read more

Bishop John Wesley Hardt will be remembered for his supernatural memory filled with people and stories.  I believe he knew everyone in Texas’s grandmother’s maiden name.  He probably baptized her, too. His graciousness and love of the United Methodist Church carried him through days like the 1960’s in Beaumont, Texas... read more

By Karen Kendall “Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world.  For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.” - Margaret Mead. My mom, Joy, spent 5 years in a nursing home after having had a brain hemorrhage.  If you haven’t been through a long term illness – which... read more

JJ Rhoads Partnership

June 7, 2017

“Ready or not, First United Methodist Church of Dallas has inherited a call individually and collectively. This call has come from Christ to go into all of Dallas, all of North Texas and to the ends of the earth to show and share God’s love in all that we are... read more