VUMC Nursery School Registration

Registration for Valhalla United Methodist Nursery School classes for September 2016-2017 has begun. Interested in the school’s program? Call Lois Whartenby – 914-289-0489. For more information about our nursery school click here.

Ecumenical Food Pantry – February 2016

ECUMENICAL FOOD PANTRY A check for $1,168 was delivered to the Ecumenical Food Pantry in January.  It included donations from the Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at Holy Name of Jesus Church and designated giving envelopes.  Gordon and Betsy Ousey and Elaine Alvarez help each week at the pantry providing bags of food for the needy. Many…

From the Pastor – February 2016

From the February 2016 Spire:  For two weeks in early January, my gym is filled to the brim with the resolutioners.  You know who they are?  The folks that determinedly made a New Year’s resolution of losing weight, getting fit, and working out on a regular basis.  And they keep their resolution–for two long weeks….

Pastor’s December/January Message

Christmas.  1984.  It wasn’t as bad as George Orwell’s novel, but it was a pretty terrible holiday. Dawn and I were spending our second Christmas “out east”, away from family and friends.  I was in my second year of graduate school, pastoring a little country congregation of dairy farmers and millionaires in rural New Jersey….