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I Believe: What Christians Believe and Why We’re all searching. How do we discover and examine the truths that give meaning and purpose to life? Discover the powerful answers found in the the Apostles’ Creed, an early statement of foundational Christian beliefs. We will be exploring not only what Christians believe, but also why they believe it – and why it matters.
Easter Sunday’s message will explore The ‘Foolishness’ of God. It’s April 1, most commonly celebrated as April Fool’s day. Easter always falls on the first Sunday following the first full moon of the spring equinox, so while the day of the week, Sunday, stays the same, the date can vary by almost six weeks. This year Easter falls on April 1. Yes, April Fool’s Day, a combination that hasn’t happened since 1956.
FUMC STATUS: Closed today; open at 6:15 tonight for Refuel midweek supper and worship experience. Franconia UMC follows the closing schedule of Fairfax County Public Schools during forecasts of inclement weather.
LENTEN WORSHIP SERIES: FINAL WORDS FROM THE CROSS This worship series, Pastor Melissa’s sermons will be inspired by the book by Adam Hamilton, explores the final words of Jesus as seen and heard through the eyes and ears of those who stood near the cross.
As we make our way through the first month of 2018, we continue to seek direction and ask questions yet again about who we are and where we are going in life. We make resolutions, we sign up at the gym (again), we vow to be better people. Join us as we take a deeper journey into the question, “Who Are You?” We will discover that “who we are” is indelibly linked to “Whose we are.”
We will work with Lifetouch Studios to build our new directory. Sitting fees are waived and all who sit get a free 8 x 10 portrait. Bring props, furry family members, etc. See more at www.franconiaumc.org/lifetouch