Welcome to Calvary United Methodist Church in Paris, TX!
New Life in Unexpected Places “A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots. The spirit of the LORD shall rest on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD … On that day the root of Jesse shall stand as a signal to the peoples; the nations shall inquire of him, and his dwelling shall [...] Read More »
General Meeting & Christmas Party Monday, December 5, 2016 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall The United Methodist Women will meet Monday, December 5, 2016, for their General Meeting and Christmas Party. The gathering begins at 6:00 p.m. Please bring books or toys to be presented to Head Start during the evening. Also bring a dish for our potluck supper and plan on an evening filled with fun! Installation of Officers for 2016-2017 — Presided by Gwen Young Marilyn Whatley UMW President Read More »
Hope for Our Future “There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in all.” (Ephesians 4:4-6, NRSV) For several years, our political and cultural environment has been changing so rapidly that it seems we wake up to a new reality each day. It is difficult to keep up and [...] Read More »
News & Events
Special Sunday Worship in December 2016 Weekly Communion Available Sundays 11:15 a.m. ParlorWorship/Baptism/Communion December 4, 2016 10:00 a.m.Children’s Program and Cake December 11, 2016 9:00 a.m. (during Sunday Service) “A Super Christmas” and Jesus’ birthday cake followingChristmas Eve Services December 24, 2016 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. SanctuaryChristmas Worship Service December 25, 2016 10:00 a.m. SanctuaryHabitat for Humanity Our communion offering in December will be devoted to Habitat for Humanity. A number of our members volunteer in helping to build Habitat homes in Paris. Judy Martin of Calvary UMC is the Director of Paris [...] Read More »
Spreading Peace and Love this Christmas There is so much we can do to bring the love and joy of Christ to those in our community during this holiday season. Please read below to find out opportunities for bringing Christmas to the community this month! Christmas Tree for Christ Please remember that all donations for the Christmas Tree for Christ will be for the Samaritan Fund to help those in need in our community. Place your donation in the pouches provided and clip [...] Read More »
Christmas Program and Party Christmas at Calvary will be here soon! We are hard at work on our play, “A Super Christmas.” I think you will enjoy watching our kids perform as Superheroes searching for the new superhero they have heard about. They are afraid he will take their jobs and they won’t be needed any longer. Imagine their surprise when they learn he is just a little baby who has come to save the world from sin, and they can [...] Read More »