Letter to the Congregation: Restarting Our Church

April 22, 2020RESTARTING OUR CHURCH      First of all, the Coronavirus pandemic is far from over.  I feel like repeating Winston Churchill’s famous words following the British military victory over Rommel’s forces in 1942: “Now is not the end.  It is not even the beginning of the end.  But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.”      Read more about Letter to the Congregation: Restarting Our Church[…]

Finance Letter to the Church Family from Jim Bosserd

Sparta United Methodist Church March 27, 2020 Dear Sparta United Methodist Church Family, Pastor Phil has provided us with a great way of remaining connected to our Sunday morning services during this time as we “Stay Home, Stay Safe.” In the days ahead you’ll be hearing about even more helpful ways of connecting that our Read more about Finance Letter to the Church Family from Jim Bosserd[…]


March 13, 2020Dear Sparta United Methodist Church Family,As you can imagine, the circumstances surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) have gotten our attention at the church. We are praying for those affected and for all who are caring for communities around the world.A few days ago, Governor Whitmer issued a State of Emergency in Michigan, which gives Read more about URGENT—ALL CHURCH ACTIVITIES CANCELLED[…]