Author: Joey Reed

Lessons from the Pastor’s Study

Every week, I study the lectionary passages for the upcoming weeks in order to prepare for the task of preaching. Not all of it makes it into the sermon — there’s just not enough time. So each Sunday, we offer a class for adults to reveal the material that didn’t make the cut for the week. We range in topics from the best methods to study a particular passage to the results of that study to the application of what we’ve learned. There’s plenty of classroom participation, but make no mistake: This class is about engaging content, learning new...

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Sermon Preview, February 12: Intensity

Jesus had strong words about our ethical behavior. In fact, he intensifies the Law by making it about our choices, not just the consequences. Do the rules change you, or are they simply there to keep people out of...

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Child of God

You are more than the sum total of your past actions. You are a Child of God! We Don’t Judge Your mistakes don’t determine your worth. God does. We believe that you are a child of God and a person of worth. That means that your value and worth aren’t tied to your doing, but your being. We Don’t Pretend The things you’ve said and done and been in the past are still real, no matter how much we love you. But that’s between you and God — and any of us who you ask to help you. We won’t volunteer to...

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Broken People Matter

Broken people matter to God. So they matter to us, too. Come find wholeness at Grace. We Don’t Judge Your mistakes don’t determine your worth. God does. We believe that you are a child of God and a person of worth. That means that your value and worth aren’t tied to your doing, but your being. We Don’t Pretend The things you’ve said and done and been in the past are still real, no matter how much we love you. But that’s between you and God — and any of us who you ask to help you. We won’t...

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Grace UMC Calendar

November 23, 2017
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus - MASS

    November 23, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 12:20 pm Sanctuary

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November 26, 2017
  • Sunday School

    November 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am Educational Building

    Christian Education class for all ages. Nursery for ages 3 and under

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  • Worship

    November 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am Sanctuary

    Children's church available for Grades 3 and younger. Nursery ages 3 years and younger

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  • Children's Church

    November 26, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am Sacred Heart of Jesus High School Cafeteria and Gym

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November 27, 2017
  • Men's Prayer Group

    November 27, 2017 @ 6:45 am - 7:15 am Grace United Methodist Church, 142 McClellan Rd, Jackson, TN 38305, United States

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