Our mild weather has us jumping ahead to thoughts and actions (Pastor Andy playing tennis outside in February – oh my!) that are more spring-like. I find myself almost depressed by Sally Severson’s forecast of snow for this coming weekend, as if we Midwesterners are now exempt from our Read more >>
Please join me in congratulating Pastor Andy as he is now the President of the Executive Board of the Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee! Andy comes into this role with experience and wonderful connections throughout the city. Andy also brings a spirit and commitment that will offer vitality and direction to this Interfaith presence in our city.
Pastor Andy serves here with us in a half-time capacity but has given his full-time heart and time spoiling me and all of us with his availability and assistance. In the days ahead, please pray with me for Pastor Andy. Pray that he may know balance and joy as he takes on new responsibilities while remaining on our staff here at Bay View UMC.
As we enter this new year I give thanks to God for continuing good health, for the opportunity to work and use my gifts and especially for the gift of friendship and collaboration with ALL of you, my Bay View UMC family.
A new year gives each of us the opportunity to take a look Read more >>
Thanks be to God! The ministries of Bay View UMC are wonderfully blessed by the generous and faithful hearts of this congregation all through the year. Once again, the annual church conference (11.20.16) reflected on a fantastic year of ministry in this place. They acknowledged the hard work of leaders who volunteer their time to bring programming, mission, education and Read more >>