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  • God Restores The Broken Wednesday, April 13, 2022
    Rev. Karen Chraska shares her thoughts on God's restoration. God heals brokenness. Come celebrate the ultimate restoration with us this week for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter . May a...
  • Restorative Time Alone Wednesday, April 6, 2022
    Denise Robinson shares her realization that restoration doesn't have to be work; it can simply be a time of rest: 2020 and 2021 were especially tough for me. I know what you’re think...
  • Stripping Your Paint Monday, April 4, 2022
    Rev. Doug Meyer thinks about his personal restoration compared to restoring furniture: A number of years ago I decided to tackle restoring an old piece of furniture. It was your basic 100 year...
  • Lessons Learned From the Garden Wednesday, March 30, 2022
    Alyssa Robinson shares what Laura Sennott taught her about God's restoration, using her garden as a teaching tool. I bought my first house in 2020. I was so proud and excited, and my family ...
  • 20 Years of Restoration Monday, March 28, 2022
    Bob Mersereau shares his story of restoration. It took 20 years to learn how to trust God and give up on anger and resentment, but when he did he found a bottomless well of peace and love. My wi...
  • A Vision of Restoration Tuesday, March 22, 2022
    Dana Phillips is in the midst of God's restoration , and it began with a vision: Jesus restores us in the middle of our failures, mistakes, hurts, and brokenness. Sometimes it is one step b...
  • Restoration in a Lonely Pew Tuesday, March 15, 2022
    Rev. Daniel Humbert shares how God's restoration can be a time of quiet support from a friend: I’m the youngest of four—three boys and a girl. There were roughly 3 years separa...
  • God Restores Hope Tuesday, March 8, 2022
    Van Weaver is our Butterfly Ministry Coordinator at Trietsch and today she shares her personal story of restoration : I met Nate in 2011. We went on a first date and instantly felt a connection...
  • How does God see me? Wednesday, February 16, 2022
    This month we are challenging ourselves to “See What God Sees” in other people. As Christ-followers, we are on a journey toward greater compassion, empathy, and love for all of God&rsquo...
  • Meaning Behind The Magnificat Thursday, December 9, 2021
    Rev. Karen Chraska shares why the Magnificat is so meaningful to her: Special songs signify special occasions: “Happy Birthday” at a birthday party, “The National Anthem&rdqu...
  • The Millennium in Revelation Sunday, November 21, 2021
    Revelation 20 refers to the millennium. Please see the below explanation of the 1000-year period mentioned in Revelation. Wnat to know more about the Book of Revelation? CLICK HERE to read Rev. D...
  • What We Believe About Revelation Tuesday, November 9, 2021
    Senior Pastor Rev. Daniel Humbert shares context around the Book of Revelation and how The United Methodist Church interprets this Scripture. For many, the mere mention of the Book of Revel...
  • The Four Views of Revelation Thursday, November 4, 2021
    In the Methodist tradition we believe that there are multiple ways to interpret Scripture, and Revelation is no exception. Rev. Daniel Humbert has outlined below four of the most popular understandin...
  • Messages & Symbols in Revelation Thursday, November 4, 2021
    Do you want to read the book of Revelation, but not sure where to start? Rev. Daniel Humbert compiled a list of symbols, messages, and the meaning behind each to help you get started. Looking fo...
  • Live Simply, Spark Generosity! Tuesday, October 26, 2021
    Alyssa Robinson shares where she is currently with her giving and how she wants to grow. You can learn more about living generously at TMUMC.ORG/pledge . In 2019 along with all the other Netfli...

Growing Up a Servant

Penny Heth reflects on her years of mission trips with Trietsch. God is at work in Trietsch youth! Don't miss out on Middle School and High School Student Life Camp this summer. Click here to learn more. Since the 6th grade I've spent my Spring Breaks on mission trips with Trietsch youth, and every year people ask me why. They ask why I would give up a week of my time or a chance to go on vacation to go work. Every time, I tell them that there is no other way I would rather... Read More
at Thursday, May 25, 2017
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The Hands and Feet of Jesus

In her many years of serving with Kids Eat Free, Linda Krause has learned it's more about building relationships than getting work done. Summer is just around the corner, and everybody loves summer! Sleeping in, time for those activities that you don't have time for during the rest of the year, traveling and so much more. But for me summer means living out my faith with my neighbors at Budget Suites Lewisville and Highland Acres Mobile Home Park. What started out as a way to do... Read More
at Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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Love the MAD Kids

Ted Hyde didn't expect to build such strong relationships with the kids from MAD Camp. Read his story and click here to learn more about it! Unless they belong to me, kids are not really my thing. That is until I attended MAD for Jesus camp last year. I have no idea what led me to volunteer . . . (Oh, I know, I'll blame it on the Holy Spirit).  When I signed up, I was told all I had to do was show up about 9:30 am and lead a group of kids from one activity station to the... Read More
Posted by Alyssa Robinson at Thursday, May 18, 2017
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I Survived!

Read about Barbara Doores' faith journey as a youth leader and what led her to host the Trietsch Youth Life Group in her home: There are so many lessons that I have learned throughout my life. There are opportunities we should grasp. There are challenges we should face. There is undeniably a God we can trust. There is growth for ourselves when we realize it is not about us. There is growth for ourselves when we get out of our expected comfort. There is a growth in relationships... Read More
at Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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Volunteer Spotlight: Shanna Freer

Amy Parsons spent some time with Shanna Freer, this month's Volunteer Spotlight. Sign up to serve today at TMUMC.ORG/serve ! This month we celebrate Shanna Freer, who spends her time working with Trietsch kids in Children's Ministry. She has been at Trietsch for the past 2 years working with both VBS and children's Sunday school. Shanna and her husband Paul have 2 young boys, Teague who is 3 and Lane who is 15 months. Shanna had worked for Southwest Airlines for 16 years... Read More
at Thursday, May 11, 2017
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God Brought Us Together

Due to the personal nature of this post, it was written anonymously and no pictures are included. All names have been changed to protect confidentiality of the Life Group. Click here to join a Life Group. Does God guide people together? I will admit that I'm never sure how God works. But in this case, I do think we were guided together. Our Life group is not large, but we don't need to be. We enjoy hearing about each other's weeks and discussing God in everyday life. One... Read More
at Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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I Can Do This

Doris Casey volunteered to serve with MAD Camp having no idea how she could manage it. But God provides! Read her story, and sign up to serve at TMUMC.ORG/madcamp . It's almost time. Time to see the kids from Wesley-Rankin Community Center . About 175 students from Wesley-Rankin will be filling our buildings here at Trietsch on June 26-29. This is a chance for them to journey out of their community to our church campus and participate in a four day MAD for Jesus camp. MAD? Yes,... Read More
at Tuesday, May 9, 2017
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I Like Storms

David Taylor sees the connection between storms and growth. Read his Life Group story and come this Sunday to join a group. Growing up in Haltom City I saw a few storms. My Dad got me hooked on watching thunder storms and I've passed it on to my children. I love to sit outside and watch a big old thunderstorm come rolling in. The lightning flashing across the sky, the thunder shacking the windows, it's thrilling and exciting. I like storms. I see God in storms. The power and... Read More
at Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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