Posts from February 2024

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Counting Blessings and Bucks: Church Treasurer Wanted

by Wendy Rigby

When Steve Tice sings and plays bass in local groups like Magic Dragon or Random and True, he gets to tell stories with music. But Steve has another gig we may not associate with storytelling. He’s the church treasurer. “The treasurer tells the story of the church, in numbers.” says Susan Porr, EPUMC’s new finance […]

EPUMC offers drive-through ashes to the community for Ash Wednesday 2024

by Wendy Rigby

On Wednesday, Feb. 14th, Pastor Ann Lantz put ashes on believers’ foreheads during a drive-through imposition of ashes for Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. Lent is a season of spiritual preparation for Easter. During Lent, many Christians observe a period of fasting, repentance, moderation, self-denial, and spiritual discipline.  

EPUMC offers drive-through ashes for Ash Wednesday (Feb. 14, 2024)

by Wendy Rigby

Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent, a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation, and spiritual discipline. Ashes on the forehead demonstrates an awareness of mortality and an intent to repent. In observance of Ash Wednesday, Estes Park United Methodist Church will have drive-through ashes available […]