Category: Community News

Straight Shots with Crooked Sticks

“I hate my enemies with a perfect hatred,” Devil Anse Hatfield roared. Then he made sure his entire family hated them, too. If you don’t believe God can save the foulest human, then you don’t really believe in God’s power to save your own… Continue Reading “Straight Shots with Crooked Sticks”

Christmas eve

Kids know all about Baby Jesus’ birthday and the presents he got. But some of the other details of the story get fuzzy. Enjoy three short videos featuring Tennison’s children as they act out the nativity story, read scripture and tell what happened long… Continue Reading “Christmas eve”

Be a joyful giver — but hurry!

The deadline for all 2020 tax year donations is 5pm, December 29th.  Any donations received after this time cannot be guaranteed to be processed in 2020. You can give in person at the church office or on this website. Call our Finance Secretary Jeani… Continue Reading “Be a joyful giver — but hurry!”

Christmas Vacation

Clark wants everything to go perfectly at Christmas. We all do. But that’s not how 2020 has gone. Most of us see our plans are a wreck and feel overwhelmed by what is happening around us. That’s when we turn toward God with our… Continue Reading “Christmas Vacation”

Dear Family,

We miss you this Thanksgiving. We miss our favorite recipes, family stories, weird relatives and big hugs. We wish you were here!

We serve our community.

Tennison UMC is a church full of loving, helping, caring servants to the Mount Pleasant community.

We help children.

From sewing and singing to reading and math, we love to teach children. We help them learn life skills like compassion for others and taking turns. We take care of their basic needs like having food to eat and a safe place to play.… Continue Reading “We help children.”

We build ramps.

Imagine being stuck inside your house. Not just for a few months during the pandemic, but for years. That happens to many people when they can no longer use the steep steps outside their own front door. Our volunteers have built 30 ramps in… Continue Reading “We build ramps.”

Homeless boy steals show

3D Printed Masks for COVID-19

Charlie Guest and his wife, Jeani, teamed up with local pastor Matt Davis to create face masks using a 3D printer. The printing process is explained in this short video. Davis explains his search for a way to help first responders and his congregation:… Continue Reading “3D Printed Masks for COVID-19”