This week’s Old Testament lection is the beginning of the Joseph cycle (Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28). We all know how it ends – Joseph is second in command in Egypt and saves the world (at least the world of the Israelites) by providing food in the midst of a famine. It’s a great ending. But like… Continue Reading→
When physical distancing was first suggested in March, the hope was that our COVID-19 metrics would peak by the end of July. Sadly, this is not the case. Infection rates, hospitalizations and deaths continue to rise in our own state as well as our nation. Now the hope is that North Carolina will peak in… Continue Reading→
We can relate to the disciples’ question from last week’s lectionary reading in Acts (1:6-14), “Lord, is this the time when you will restore the kingdom of Israel?” It is similar to the questions we all have and hear, “Lord, is this the time when things will get back to normal?” For the disciples, they… Continue Reading→
In the North Carolina Annual Conference, we have meteorological crises and disasters down to a science. When a low pressure forms in the Atlantic Ocean or the Gulf of Mexico we know what to do. We know how to prepare. We have good advice on how to endure. We have well-honed plans on how to… Continue Reading→
These events have been postponed. Please come back at a later time or watch the New Creation UMC Durham website.
Christ United Methodist Church is a vibrant, growing faith community in the heart of Southern Village in Chapel Hill, NC. Planted in 1995, CUMC has been worshipping in and serving the community for almost 25 years, seeking to connect people with God so their faith will grow. We seek to serve our neighbors by the living out of our core values: compassionate love,… Continue Reading→
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