The Vista

News and Events for Vista Ridge United Methodist Church

August 10, 2017

New Adult Study--Your Move--Starting on Sunday

Consider joining a new four-week study at 9:45 a.m. Sunday in Wesley Hall. Your Move, by Andy Stanley, explores four questions to ask ourselves when faced with making a decision, especially one that we never anticipated having to make. According to Stanley, “The story of your life is written one decision at a time. How do you write the best possible story? Answering these four questions will reveal your best possible options in life's big and small decisions.“ Watch a short promo video below.
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Welcome New Member: Jamie Sander

Pastor Mary Beth Finalist for Best Pastor

Our very own Pastor Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch has been named a finalist for Best Pastor of Denton County by the readers of Best of Denton County Magazine. The magazine annually recognizes the best in Denton County based on nominations and votes from residents.

The designation of Best Pastor of Denton County will be chosen based on the number of votes received. Please take a few minutes to record your vote here. Select Resident’s Choice, then search the Community/Not-Profit section to find Best Pastor. Deadline is Wednesday, August 23.

VRUMC Night at the Ballpark

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Women’s Fellowship Social in August

Join the women of the church for a fellowship social at 6:30 p.m. Friday, August 18, for “chocolate and coloring.” The gathering at the home of Nikki Monkman-Lou will include tasting different chocolate treats along with chocolate fondue, coloring and Bible journaling. Bring a chocolate treat to share or something to dip in the fondue and your Bible if you want to journal. RSVP by Wednesday, August 16, to

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Support Youth Missions Through Team 316

The Youth Council thanks those who have joined Team 316 to support youth missions. There is still time to participate. Team 316 asks the congregation to set aside an extra $3.16 per week (about $165 per year) to support our youth with their summer mission trip. This is the only fundraiser held in support of youth missions. Visit the table in the narthex and consider being a part of the team!

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Sermon Podcast: The Table

Listen to Interim Pastor Pat Beghtel Mahle’s sermon from Sunday focusing on The Table, based on Luke 24:28-32. Pastor Pat is serving our congregation during the months of August and September while Pastor Mary Beth is on sabbatical. Listen here.

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