12/01/2022 by Analise Narine

The Gift of Service: Christmas Serving Opportunities

During the Christmas season, the spirit of giving is in the air. We head to the mall to purchase gifts to put under the tree for family and friends, but there are also opportunities to give to others that don’t cost anything, right here at HPUMC and at our missional church, The Table. Take a look...

11/15/2022

2022-2023 MCLN Fellows

MEET THE FELLOWS: Allison Foster: MCLN Fellow, Outreach Allison Annette Foster (Allison) comes to the internship in answer to a calling that has long guided her toward the ministry. She grew up at HPUMC, singing in the choir, enjoying church retreats at Lake Sharon, and was active in the youth pr...

11/08/2022 by Analise Narine Outreach, Racial Justice

New Beginnings at The Table

HPUMC’s missional church, Church at the Square, has a new name, location, and partner. The Table, in partnership with Austin Street Center in South Dallas, aims to share the love of Christ and serve over 100 neighbors in our community each Sunday with meals and fellowship. This past Sunday, Novem...

10/28/2022 by Analise Narine

Get into the spirit of giving: Ways to serve

As the holiday season approaches, consider giving back to your community by serving at HPUMC. Your gifts, prayers, presence, and service are needed more than ever this season. There are opportunities available in November to serve with HPUMC Kids and Belong Disability Ministry, and help provide...

10/25/2022 by Analise Narine

Up Close and Personal: Greg Leet

How do you define success? Is it measured by how much money you make? How many people know you? How many goals you hit at work? For congregant Greg Leet, performance-based success was once more important than almost anything else in his life, and the pursuit of it began to weigh heavily on his sh...

10/18/2022 by Analise Narine

We Sing, We Serve: Building generations of servant leaders

On Saturday, October 1, 125 volunteers of all ages from the HPUMC Music, Arts, & Traditional Worship Ministry gathered together to donate supplies and pack over 500 meals for Austin Street Center at the first-ever We Sing, We Serve service event. Attendees spanned all of HPUMC’s choirs, bring...

10/11/2022 by Analise Narine

Up Close and Personal: Alex Johnston

This month, we're exploring the stories of Jesus getting up close and personal with a handful of people in the Gospel of John. We’re also diving into how he got up close and personal with a few friendly faces you might see on Sundays at HPUMC. HPUMC’s Director of Discipleship, Alex Johnston, disc...

10/04/2022 by Analise Narine

Up Close and Personal: Vanessa DeSilvio

Actress and HPUMC congregant Vanessa DeSilvio portrayed the woman at the well in ‘The Chosen,’ a multi-season series about the life of Jesus, exploring how Jesus sat with and truly saw the Samaritan woman. After a unique audition experience, receiving the role allowed DeSilvio to combine her fait...

09/27/2022 by Analise Narine Parenting, Youth Ministry

First-ever Meet the Pastor Night was one to remember

On Wednesday, September 21, 142 parents stepped into their teenager’s shoes at Meet the Pastor Night, experiencing an HPUMC Youth Wednesday night just as their kids would. Parents heard a middle school or high school sermon that their students had heard before, worshiped, met their teenagers’ pas...

09/20/2022 by Analise Narine Kids Ministry

3rd Grade Bibles

We gifted over 150 Bibles to third graders this past Sunday, September 18, in Sanctuary at 9:30 am and Cornerstone at 11 am! As each third grader made their way to the stage, they were handed a Bible with a handwritten label that was prayed over by a dedicated volunteer. The 3rd Grade Bible Cerem...