Crossing the Threshold

In Spring of 1995, First United Methodist Church Missouri City conducted a capital campaign to move from the Present Street campus to begin a new chapter on Lexington Blvd. The financial campaign, Standing at the Threshold, was an amazing step of faith. But because of their willingness to follow God’s leading, First United Methodist Church […]

MoCity1st Cares Continues

by Rev. Eddie Hilliard (guest blogger) WOW! I hope you were present last Sunday for our Mo City 1st CARE Day Kick-Off.  We shared a great meal together as a community and we also committed ourselves to caring for our community. United Methodists assert that faith and good works must accompany one another. What we […]

World Communion Sunday

On Monday nights, Guy Fieri takes us on a road trip to all the Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives across the land that serve great food, at great prices, but without the frills. Jill and I love not only watching the show, but we love checking out as many of the Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives that […]

MoCity1st Cares

GUEST POST BY REV. EDDIE HILLIARD Have you ever thought, “there must be more I can do or how can I make a difference”?  Have you ever wanted to be able to give back to your community or to instill an attitude of service in your children?  Your church is the place to find all […]

Covenant Cup 2016

A Methodist preacher decides to play hooky on a Sunday to play golf. He’s playing the best golf of his life when an angel asks God, “Are you going to let this slide? Do something!” So God says, “Watch this.” The pastor hits a 425-yard tee shot and the ball goes in the hole for […]

Dancing with the Star

Throughout the Bible, we find images that compare the relationship God desires to have with us as a dance. My favorite is found in the writings of a minor prophet, Zephaniah, when he writes, “The Lord, your God, is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory; he will rejoice over you with gladness, he […]

Builds Strong Bodies

When Jill and I eat dinner at home we find ourselves sitting on the floor around our glass coffee table. It’s not that we don’t have a nice dining room table; we simply have chosen the more relaxed and cozy setting found in our living room. This has become so much of who we are, […]