The Eyes of a Child

The Eyes of a Child

1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into...

Give Thanks

I’m not a big Halloween fan (too much sugar & scary stuff!) and Christmas is a holiday I enjoy, but my favorite holiday is Thanksgiving. What’s not to like about a holiday that involves family getting together, food being shared and eaten, laughter, games, and...
Stay the Course

Stay the Course

I love this Message translation of the first part of Psalm 119: Psalm 119 The Message (MSG) 119 1-8 You’re blessed when you stay on course,    walking steadily on the road revealed by God.You’re blessed when you follow his directions,    doing your best to find...
Stay Connected

Stay Connected

Real wisdom, God’s wisdom, begins with a holy life and is characterized by getting along with others. It is gentle and reasonable, overflowing with mercy and blessings, not hot one day and cold the next, not two-faced. You can develop a healthy, robust community that...
Staying Calm

Staying Calm

Staying Calm 35 On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, “Let us go across to the other side.” 36 And leaving the crowd behind, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. Other boats were with him. 37 A great windstorm arose, and the waves beat...

Welcome to the Arlington District

Ashley B. Allen Oakton Church (or other job/position/school) from which you came: Floris UMC Family: Husband=Ken Scroggie, Kids=Jess & Kenny Scroggie, Makaila Allen, Pets= Ajna the pitbull/boxer mix and Lucy the long-haired dachshund.  What are you most excited...