Tag: Wesley United Methodist Church

Chris Yost drives the tractor around the church grounds as kids squeal with delight. Image courtesy of Wesley UMC.

Carver Kids Visit the Pumpkin Patch

Two busloads of kids from Carver Elementary School in Greenville, Texas visited the Pumpkin Patch at Wesley United Methodist Church. The Pumpkin Patch is just one of the outreach festivities the church utilizes to reach out to the community. Pastor Chris Yost drove the tractor and made sure the children […]

Howard Mount turns bowls, bird houses, bird feeders and other nick knacks from exotic woods. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Artisans’ Fair

Hunt County is blessed to have so many craftsmen and artisans.  An artisan is a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves making items by hand. Wesley United Methodist Church located near the QT Station on Joe Ramsey Boulevard held its fifth annual Artisans’ Fair Saturday.  Over forty-four […]

A "gourd" line was formed to unload the trailer quickly at Wesley United Methodist Church. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Great Pumpkin Patch

Summer still has its grip on Hunt County but Fall is just around the corner at Wesley United Methodist Church in Greenville.  Laughter filled the field as hundreds of kids and their parents took part in the Great Unload.  A trailer truck from the Midwest arrived at 11:30 and the […]

It is so easy for a toddler to slip off the pool deck.  Image courtesy of Google and Paris TX Parks and Recreation.

Water safety series on drowning prevention

GREENVILLE – Greenville Fire-Rescue (GFR) has joined up with Wesley United Methodist Church (WUMC) to present a four week water safety series on drowning prevention. According to the Center for Disease Control: Every day, about ten people die from unintentional drowning. Of these, two are children aged 14 or younger. […]

Ash Wednesday is a Christian celebration often observed with the imposition of ashes.  Image courtesy of public domain.

Ash Wednesday Services

Many churches in Hunt County celebrate Ash Wednesday.  Ash Wednesday is a day of fasting and it starts the celebration of Lent. The Lenten season begins the 40-day countdown to Easter which falls on April 16th this year. Pastors use ashes from last year’s palm leaves to mark the foreheads of […]