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  • Phone: (956) 686-3784
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    4200 N. McColl Rd. McAllen, TX. 78504

 

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  • Sunday: 8:30am, 9:00am, 11:00am

Pastor's Perspective

April 2017

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

I pray that the groundbreaking for our sanctuary space has recently occurred. That’s the plan. I remember a groundbreaking that happened when I was just a boy about six. The occasion was Kempner Methodist church doing a major remodel on the sanctuary, almost starting from the ground up. We ...

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September 2016

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

The Lord God took the human and settled him in the Garden of Eden to farm it and to take care of it.- Genesis 2:15  From the very beginning, human beings have been about the business of tending to and growing things. We grow gardens. We grow children. We grow marriages. We grow businesses. ...

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August 2016

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I hope your summer has been a blessing to you and your family. Summer time for many families is less structured. There is time to get away if only for a little while. People cope with the south Texas heat by seeking refuge at the beach or traveling to higher elevations where the temperatures ...

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July 2016

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

The second ever Rio Texas Annual Conference is now behind us. It was a spirit filled conference under the direction of Bishop Robert Schnase. I want to extend a big thank you to our lay delegates who sacrificed three days to represent our church. Delegates included veterans Steve Crain and Steve ...

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June 2016

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

Lloyd C. Douglas tells the story of Thomas Hearne, who, "in his journey to the mouth of the Coppermine River, wrote that a few days after they had started on their expedition, a party of Indians stole most of their supplies. His comment on the apparent misfortune was: 'The weight of our baggage ...

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May 2016

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May is a transitional time of year. This is the main month for graduations from high school and college. That event marks a transition in the life of individuals and families. Young people are given new labels: graduate, freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, employed. For some, the empty nest ...

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April 2016

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

A number of people have inquire about the process going forward with our goal of building a sanctuary, music, nursery and administrative space. Let me lay out the steps forward in our process. After commitment Sunday on March 27, the Building and Design Committee (B & D) will convene to ...

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March 2016

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Not an Equal Gift, But an Equal Sacrifice I always look forward to the month of March. Here in south Texas spring usually gets underway in earnest. With spring comes a sense of life being renewed and rejuvenated. The bougainvillea and other flowers are in bloom. Spring gardens are planted and ...

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January 2016

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

Welcome to 2016. This year is pivotal in the life of our church. We have been on a “one-step-at-a-time” prayerful journey over the last three years. That journey has lead us with God’s help to a designated time of raising the needed financial support to actually break ground on a ...

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December 2015

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Posted by Ricky Sanderford on

Many people would rather skip it. Pass right over it to get to the good stuff and not give it a second thought. Many churches only give it a side glance as they hurry on their merry way. THE day awaits and it’s where our focus is located. I am speaking of the season of Advent. The word ...

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