202 S. East Street, Somerville, Tennessee 38068  901-465-2627 | somervilleumc@gmail.com

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Worship Times
Praise Worship begins at 8:30am in Davis Hall
Sunday School begins at 9:45am
Traditional Worship starts at 10:55am in the Sanctuary


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Pastor's Corner

Third Sunday in Lent

This is the third Sunday in Lent, not of Lent. Although Lent has 40 days, the Sundays are not counted in the 40. In 325 CE, the Council of Nicea declared that fasting and acts of penitence would not be observed on Sundays. Even though we celebrate Christ’s resurrection every Sunday, on the Sundays in Lent, the shadow of […]

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Second Sunday in Lent

You may have noticed last week that the altar cloths, called paraments, are now purple. Purple is during Lent because it is associated with mourning and foreshadows Christ’s suffering. During ancient times, purple was also the most expensive dye color, so it is also associated with royalty which symbolizes Christ’s resurrection and sovereignty. On this second Sunday […]

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First Sunday in Lent

Today is the first Sunday in Lent. In the early church, Lent was a season of prayer and fasting for those who would be baptized on Easter. Now, Lent is a penitential season preceding Easter. Let us use this season to draw closer to God.

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Upcoming Events

Grief Share

  January 8 – March 26, 2018

This program features biblical, Christ-centered teaching that focuses on grief topics associated with the death of a loved one.  The DVD seminar features nationally respected grief  experts and real-life stories of people, followed by a small group discussion about what was viewed.  Don’t allow fear of what others may think keep you from what could […]

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Final Words from the Cross

  February 18 – March 25, 2018

This DVD – study examines Christ’s dying hours and His final words as seen and heard through the eyes and ears of those who stood near the cross. We will meet in Davis Hall beginning February 18 th for a video presentation and discussion during the Sunday school hour for 6 weeks  (last class ends […]

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Holy Week Luncheon

  March 26 – 28, 2018

Join us as we walk through the last week of Jesus’ life with devotion, fellowship and food. Hope to see you there.  

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Easter Egg Hunt

  March 31, 2018

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt!  If you would like to donate plastic eggs and candy please leave them in Angelia’s office.

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Couples Retreat

  April 13 – 15, 2018

I hope you and your spouse will join us for our first Couples Retreat this coming April 13th-15th!  The theme of the event is “The Art of Marriage.”  Marriage, the way God intended it to be, is a true art form. That’s why for more than 40 years, FamilyLife has been helping couples understand God’s […]

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Vacation Bible School

  June 18 – 22, 2018

Save the date!  VBS this year will be June 18-22nd from 9am-11:30 am. Our theme this year is  SHIPWRECKED: Rescued by Jesus.  More information will be coming soon!

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