Beloved, this one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead. Dear Friends, Are you ready to shred calendar year 2020 as much as I am? Ready to move on towards a time of hope, possibility, and once again doing all we can for all our neighbors? Are you…

More than 1000 jokes have been shared on our PD@930 in the Saturday Morning Funnies Corner in 2020. More than 1000 … thanks to everyone who has taken the time to send funnies in to me. Early on in the pandemic I decided to focus on jokes to share on our Saturday morning stream. I…

Update December 2 Thank you all so much for your donation! As of this writing we have exceeded our goal of $10,000. The Lord truly does provide, even in a pandemic! #GivingTuesday Advent is now here … anticipation of what is to come. As you see the images above of Gary with his old I-Pad…

Sunday night November 22 our Reopening Team met to consider how we deal with the ever-increasing numbers of individuals with COVID 19. That team’s responsibility has been the love of church members, our friends, and our family members since the global pandemic began. The team provided our Leadership team, which met on Tuesday, with a…

Sunday School Fundraiser! The Sunday School is grateful for all used clothes and household items that were donated. We worked with Bargain Thrift Center in Philadelphia and Got Sneakers. Bargain Thrift Center gave us .20 per lb of the list of materials. Got Sneakers gave us compensation for Athletic sneakers and cleats. Thanks again to all…

“I hope to visit you and talk with you face-to-face, so that our joy may be complete.” 2 John 1:12 As 2020 thankfully comes to an end I want to let everyone know how much I wish that I could do exactly what John said he hoped to do—see everyone face-to-face—because I know our joy…

Good afternoon members, friends, and family of St Paul’s United Methodist Church in West Deptford New Jersey. This morning in its ‘Annual Conference,’ the Greater New Jersey Conference of the United Methodist Church, our Bishop, and the Bishop’s cabinet have officially reappointed me as the pastor of Christ’s United Methodist Church in West Deptford, New…

“Share your food with the hungry, and give shelter to the homeless. Give clothes to those who need them.” Isaiah 58:7 Dear Church Family, I hope you are well and have enjoyed a wonderful dinner with family or friends. The Delaneys were gathered in Smithville for a homemade Indian meal that we all agree was…

Sunday School is now taking place every Sunday at 11 a.m. on zoom. Contact Superintendent Elaine Luoma for the link and join us! As of right now, no Pumpkin Party is planned, but that doesn’t mean we won’t come up with a fun virtual or socially distanced activity. We are doing a collection of used…

“Here I am to worship; here I am to bow down. Here I am to say that You’re my God!” Reservations required! To reserve, text or email Pastor Dave at 609-703-4201 or you can reserve online by clicking here. PHASE 2’s implementation will be subject to a review of New Jersey’s COVID numbers during the next…

“Grace be with all who have an undying love for our Lord Jesus Christ!” Ephesians 6:23 September traditionally represents a time of returning to church after our summer “vacation time.” Obviously, these are different times and we face different challenges, but life goes forward. And, as we go forward, I know that each of us…

Almost all of us are connected to the world through WiFi and the Internet, whether it is our phones or our tablets or our television viewing. And the last thing any of us ever want to see is that spinning wheel with the word “buffering” beneath it. We just don’t have the patience to wait,…

We’d like to extend our gratitude to the volunteers who have helped make our online worship so successful. Without their help, the online experience would be much less professional. Thank you to: Music leaders: Glenda Steffee, there every week; Carla Branyan, Rich Favetto, Denise & Molly Hosier, Debbie Richman, Kathie Spellman, Charlie Taylor. Technical help:…

Reservations required! To reserve, text or email Pastor Dave at 609-703-4201 or you can reserve online by clicking here. Dear Friends, Most of us know the old classic hymn that asks “Shall we gather at the river?” And, some of you have been asking whether we will gather at the river this summer and the…

Our VBS was a great success! Thanks to all our volunteers who made this online event possible, especially Sunday School Superintendent Elaine Luoma and Craft Director Mary Ann Jones. We know children and parents alike look forward to our Vacation Bible School each summer. Unfortunately, due to the uncertainty of the Covid-19 virus and what…

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