Advent 2017

Advent is the season when we prepare ourselves to receive God’s gift of Jesus. It is a time of “getting ready” for the celebration of Christmas. Here are some ways you can prepare yourself and your family for celebrating Jesus’ birth.  We hope you will find ways every day to...

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Rio Texas Responds to Sunday Violence

Rio Texas Responds to Sunday Violence November 05, 2017 As worship services wrapped up Sunday morning, churchgoers across the conference began to hear the terrible news out of Sutherland Springs. The tiny town about 40 miles east of San Antonio was rocked this morning when a gunman opened fire inside...

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CONSECRATION SUNDAY OCTOBER 29

ONE WORSHIP SERVICE, 10AM This Sunday, Oct 29 we will consecrate our gifts for the annual stewardship campaign by turning in our pledges for the 2018 budget. There will be only one service at 10am followed by a celebration luncheon in the Ministry Activities Center. Pledges can also be made...

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Women at the Well Begin New Study October 19

On October 19, Women at the Well will begin a six-session video study, Set Apart: Holy Habits of Prophets and Kings. Women at the Well meets Thursdays at 10am in the Ministry Activities Center, Room 101 for fellowship and study. In this study of 1 and 2 Kings we will examine...

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Stewardship Campaign Began October 1

Our 2018 Stewardship Campaign, “Stewardship Through Abundant Giving,” kicked off Sunday, October 1, and will culminate on Consecration Sunday, October 29, with one worship service at 10am only. Following the consecration of our gifts there will be a catered celebration luncheon in the Ministry Activities Center Hall. Don’t forget to RSVP...

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United Methodist Women Award 3 With Special Mission Recognition

Pictured L to R: Recipients George Robison, Joann Robison, Terry Gruber, and UMW Officers Debby Conners and Karen McGraw Lake Travis United Methodist Women bestowed their annual Special Mission Recognition award to three very deserving individuals this year –  Terry Gruber and Joann and George Robison. Our UMW unit has forwarded a...

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LTUMC Donates Cleaning Kits to UMCOR

On Saturday, September 9, 2017, United Methodist Men and United Methodist Women put together cleaning kits to be sent to the UMCOR (United Methodist Committee On Relief) facility in Kerrville, TX for distribution to those affected by the Texas floods. Our Sunday Schools collected the money to purchase the items...

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Hurricane/Flood Disaster Relief

Seeing the devastation and flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey is truly heartbreaking! As followers of Jesus Christ, he commands us to: “… love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ 31 The second is this,...

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Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey is posing a major threat to our Texas coast and is predicted to impact much of our central Texas area with substantial storms and potential flooding. Our Rio Texas Conference has a disaster response team and network that will be moving into action in coordination with the United...

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VBS Hero Gift Bags *Update*

UPDATE: The kids at VBS Hero Central created and stuffed 100 Hero Gift Bags for officers at the Travis County Sheriff’s and Lakeway Police Departments, donated over 75 boxes of breakfast cereal for Lake Travis Crisis Ministry and 300 pairs of new socks for the Back to School Shoe Drive....

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