Upper New York
Did you know the tops of individual 19th century communion cups (think late Victorian-era when there was a movement against alcohol) were cut at an angle to avoid looking like shot glasses? #FunFactFriday #communion #UMC
"Everyone I meet is really nice. I feel God's presence through their kindness." See what else 11-year old Aidan says about his first experience at @casowasco. #Casowasco18 #summercamp #unyblog #callsfromcamp
Please keep 16-year old @rachjo01 from Emmaus UMC, @judyhipes, and Rev. @tjhipes in your prayers as they travel through South Africa during the Global Young People's Convocation. They'll be traveling through the end of the month for worship, leadership development, and celebration. #prayers #UpperNewYork
Wednesday morning worship with Rev. Dr. @aaronbouwens, “Worthy. You are worthy.” #worship #UMC
Enjoying watching the #SyracuseChiefs play #baseball in section 300 during #UMC night at the ⚾️ park.
Members of #UMC in the Syracuse-area joined in singing the National Anthem, led by Don Schuessler of Gouverneur UMC. Steve Ranous of UMM arranged all the details for tailgate, first pitch, national anthem, and tickets for members and congregations! #baseball #SyracuseChiefs
Time for a ⚾️ game tailgate! It’s #UnitedMethodist night at the ballpark, sponsored by the Crossroads District United Methodist Men. Check out the donations for the @foodbankofcny. #baseball #UMC #SyracuseChiefs
"Every time I pray, I feel like He is with me.” Eleven-year  old Noah has to say about our Lord and Savior and what it's like spending time at Aldersgate Camp and Retreat Center, part of the Upper NY Camp and Retreat Ministry. #Aldersgate18 #summercamp18 #unyblog #callsfromcamp
Baptisms are great! #MondayMornings #Baptism
Who's excited for worship? #Sunday #worship #pastor
Excited to announce a new blog series debuting Monday 7/16, featuring Aldersgate, Asbury, @skylakecenter, @casowasco, and Skye Farm Camp & Retreat Center. #summercamp18 #unyblog
Did you know there is no minimum age to receive #communion and anyone who loves Jesus, seeks peace, and wants to repent their sins is invited to share in "open communion" within the United Methodist Church? #FunFactFriday #UMC