Category: Community News

Wesley Foundation Fundraiser

A lovely Wesley Foundation fundraiser was held on May 18th, 2023. Tennison has a long history of supporting the Wesley Center at NTCC, which is a free respite center available to the public on campus. The Wesley Center provides a safe place to study… Continue Reading “Wesley Foundation Fundraiser”

Mendelssohn and Mistletoe

Enjoy a free Christmas concert in our sanctuary on Saturday, Dec., 10 at 6 p.m. The Mt. Pleasant Chamber Orchestra will join a community choir in a special performance. The audience will be invited to sing a selection of favorite Christmas songs. Come share… Continue Reading “Mendelssohn and Mistletoe”

Favorite Memories

Longtime members share some of their favorite memories of Tennison and why it so important in their lives.


What do you do with all the crazy in your life? Join us Sunday at 10 in the sanctuary or Wednesday at noon online for an amazing story of healing and hope.

Holy Week 2022

Join us for these special Holy Week services at Tennison: Palm Sunday, April 10: The 10 a.m. service in our sanctuary will include children waving palm branches and singing special songs. Maundy Thursday, April 14: An evening service at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary… Continue Reading “Holy Week 2022”

See you Sunday!

Pastor Tommy Earl Burton preaches a powerful message of unity on Jan. 23 in our 10 a.m. service. It will be posted here at noon on Wednesday if you can’t join us in person.

So be good for goodness sakes!

Santa surprised kids on the Nice List at Tennison and listened to their Christmas wishes.

Wreaths Across America

Scouts chartered to our church helped the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honor veterans by placing wreaths on their graves. BSA Troop 6209 posted the colors during the ceremony. After honoring the branches of military service with wreaths, the crowd… Continue Reading “Wreaths Across America”

Hey, y’all. We’re finally here!

Rev. Tommy Earl Burton and wife Laura are ready to start their ministry in Mt. Pleasant and Tennison Memorial UMC is blessed to have them here. Watch his “Howdy!” video.


Our cute kids shared a VBS song with the whole congregation on Sunday morning. Watch them sing, “There are promises for you and me in the B-I-B-L-E!”