Aldersgate United Methodist Church is now Dayspring Arcadia. Join us Sundays at 11am for services!

Jesus the Teacher

One of the questions we ask of Dayspring new members is, “Will you seek to follow Jesus and live according […]

An Alarming Trend

I can imagine the following text exchange between a parent and a college freshman: Mom: How are you???Son:Hi Mom! I’m […]

Hearts Warmed

The month of May features prominently in the history of Methodism. John Wesley had his famous “heartwarming” experience on May […]

The Gospel for Misfits

The primary sources we have for understanding Jesus’s life, teaching, and ministry – along with his death and resurrection – […]

You Are the Beloved

To me, this is the most amazing thought that gives me hope during these days of continued caution and isolation. […]

Neighboring in Action

You never know what opportunities are going to present themselves to engage with our church’s literal, actual neighbors. Spring of […]

Get Ready

Here we are again. We are in the season of getting ready, the season of Advent. Advent prepares us for […]

November Pastor’s Message

As I write this, I’ve just returned from hiking in the Phoenix Mountains Preserve. I’ll often listen to songs or […]

Oneing

The words of the old hymn “I Need Thee Every Hour” keep going over and over again in my mind […]

Holy Recovery

Dr. Adam Grant, an organizational psychologist, wrote a popular essay in the NYTimes a few months back which named a […]

All Will Be Well

“All will be well, all will be well, all manner of things will be well.” –Julian of Norwich (14th cent.) […]

Love Letters to the Earth

Dear Friends, For Earth Month, April, 2021 we will be featuring “Love Letters to the Earth” during our April 25 […]