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Heavenly wisdom

Heavenly wisdom Table Talk: James (3:17-18) tells us that heavenly wisdom is, “first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Peacemakers who sow in peace reap a harvest of righteousness.” We can practice living into this kind of wisdom by trying to understand those who are…

Technology is so cool!…and creepy.

Technology is so cool!…and creepy Table talk: James talks about how tongues can be used for praising God and for hurting our neighbors in Christ. Technology can be like this, too; it can be used to create beauty and to hurt each other. What are some technologies you know of that can be used to…

“Chronicle” Discontinued

We’ve decided to discontinue our monthly newsletter, the “Chronicle”, and replace it with more timely and informative articles in our weekly e-news letter.  Contact the church office if you don’t already receive the weekly emails.

Camp Registration Now Open!

Registration for summer camp at Sawtooth is now open. Elementary – July 11 – 17 Jr High – July 18 – 24 Sr High – July 25 -31 Register at https://sawtooth.gocamping.org/campsessions  or call 503-802-9214. Whitney has scholarships available.  Contact the church office at 208-343-2892. There will be Whitney Family Camp in August, details TBD.

Special Charge Conference

There will be a special charge conference on June 9 at 2pm. For details click this link -> https://whitneyumc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Notice-of-Special-Charge-Conference.pdf

New Pastor to be Appointed

Our Bishop Elaine JW Stanovsky and our DS Rev. Karen Hernandez announced the planned appointment of Rev. Daryl Blanksma as Whitney’s new pastor, effective July 1, 2021. Read the full announcement, including a bit about Rev. Blanksma, here:  https://whitneyumc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Whitney-UMC-appointment-announcement-210418.pdf