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Our District Superintendent, Rev. Gina Kim will be presiding over a special charge conference on April 28th, 2019 right after service to elect a board member to fill in the currently vacant position.  Totowa UMC members are encouraged to attend and participate. You can read the approval letter here. Please follow and like...

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TERESITA’S TABLE TALK One year, I decided to learn how to play a worship song on guitar and grow vegetables as my Lenten practices. Both activities have been both familiar and unknown to me for various reasons. The guitar sound is very familiar because it is the basis of the music I grew up listening to. When a guitar chord is strummed something at the core of my soul shifts. We are moved by music and music speaks the language of the...

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THE BELOVED COMMUNITY by Rev. Teresita Matos-Post The Beloved Community, a vision popularized by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. proposes a realistic “global vision” in which all people share the wealth of the earth. According to The King Center, “In the Beloved Community, poverty, hunger and homelessness will not be tolerated because international standards of human decency will not allow it. Racism and all forms of discrimination,...

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Pastor Teresita will not have a table talk this month but please see her comment below and pictures from the Open House. “Thank you all who contributed and participated in the Parsonage Open House. There was a decadent spread at the table, and the conversations and time shared was enjoyable”. “Thank you all who contributed and participated in the Parsonage Open House. There was a decadent spread at the table, and the conversations and...

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4 Ways to Have a RADICAL Christmas By Pastor Teresita Matos-Post This week I heard on the news that more and more families are joining the no-gifts on Christmas movement. I sense that at the heart of this movement, is our desire to find deeper meaning in our celebrations. How many more ties can father have? And do we really need, yet another mug with a “punny” joke? If I am honest, I am not a big fan of the movement. I love to give...

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