The following youth were confirmed during a Pentecost celebration on Sunday, May 19, 2013 - Cassie Griffis, Taylor Bass, Destiny Schemitz, Luke Kennedy, Grace Gilson, Emma Messersmith and Harley Smith. After the service, the Sunday School and
congregation celebrated with a brunch reception.
On Sunday, April 14, 2013, the 4yr old preschool class was recognized at the 10:15 worship service. The children participated in Children's Time, led by Beth Troop, spent time in Childrens' Church with Christine Smith and helpers, John Hiller & Emma Diliberti and sang three songs for the congregation.
During the 10:15 service on April 14th, Clayton
Crum was honored as we celebrated the 50th anniversary of his membership in the
Beach Lake UMC. In recognition of his
many years of faithful ministry and service, he was presented with a
commemorative BLUMC plate & mug.
Clayton currently serves on the Board of Trustees, UM Men, as Sunday
School Assistant Finance Secretary and delivers home communion.
On Sunday, March 31, 2013, 72 people gathered to worship together at 6:30am on Eno Hill in Beach Lake. The youth provided the service and Pastor Mark provided accompaniment for the hymns with his guitar. At 6:47am, a brilliant sunrise was viewed by all in attendance. Photos taken by Karen Rolston.
Moonset From the base of Eno Hill