Pastor Blog

April 6, 2018 by Terri Swan 0 comments

Easter Offering 2018

Each year Salem gives our entire Easter Offering outside the walls of the church in order to fulfill our vision of Connecting All People with God’s Extravagant Love. Our mission team, led by Kathy Farache, and several laity from both our worship sites, met this last week to consider the many opportunities before us to make a difference. After prayer and thoughtful consideration, the mission team chose Costa Rica Mission Projects (CRMP) for our 2018 Easter Offering. ...Keep Reading

Tags: missions, Donation, giving, offering, easter

April 3, 2018 by Terri Swan 0 comments

Special Announcement

As you probably recall, last year Pastor Sheila Bouie-Sledge became an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church. As expected, Bishop Farr is now calling upon Pastor Sheila to share her gifts in a new ministry role starting July 1, 2018. Pastor Sheila has been called by Bishop Farr to accept the appointment as Senior Pastor of North Park United Methodist Church here in St. Louis. ...Keep Reading

Tags: pastor sheila, appointment

November 8, 2017 by Terri Swan 0 comments

Praying for Sutherland Springs

As I heard the news of the shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday, my heart was sickened to learn of yet another senseless act of violence. As reported, by the end of the massacre...Keep Reading

Tags: Texas, pray, prayer, sutherland springs, church