Introducing Rev. Dr. Sam Parkes

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Jeremiah 3:15

I grew up in the small town of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, in a Methodist family with deep local roots (my great-grandfather was the preacher in our church in his day). But, my immediate family was not very church-going. During my teen years, my parents tried hard to present themselves and us as a normal family, all while they struggled with substance … Read More

Director of Student Ministries/Contemporary Worship Leader Position

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Employment Opportunities

Open Staff Position The Mary Esther UMC SPR Committee is still accepting resumes for the position of Director of Student Ministries/Contemporary Worship Leader. This position is responsible for helping lead youth into a meaningful relationship with Jesus Christ. This position will include casting vision for the Student Ministry, delivering large group messages, being highly relational, and supporting the entire youth … Read More

TOPS Club Weight Loss Meetings on Thursdays

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TOPS Club Thursdays 9:00 a.m Mary Esther UMC hosts a TOPS Club meeting every Thursday at 9:00 a.m. TOPS Club is a hands-on, pounds-off approach to weight loss. You join online and then attend meetings here at the church! To learn more or signup about TOPS Club, Inc., please go to their website. For information on our TOPS Club meetings, please … Read More

Upcoming Events: May 2018

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Calendar for May 2018 Check out what is happening at Mary Esther UMC in the month of May! Emerald Coast Hospice Where are my keys? A dementia conversation Emerald Coast Hospice will be leading an informational conversation about dementia on Sunday, May 6, 2018 following service in the Fellowship Hall. The conversation is geared both toward our Seniors and their … Read More

Mary Esther Moms (MEMoms): May 2018 News

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Mary Esther Moms

Mary Esther (ME) Moms May Activities Connecting moms of all ages and stages for adult conversation, friendship, laughter, and support. ME Moms meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. Childcare drop off begins at 9:15 a.m. and the meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. upstairs. Upcoming Events: May 8, 2018: Creative Napkin Folding and a craft May 11, 2018: … Read More