Park Memorial United Methodist Church - worship service - Palm Sunday, April 5

April 5th, 2020

Here is today's Palm Sunday podcast. It looks like we will not be back in our historic building until at least the first Sunday in May. Whenever that happens, we'd love to have you visit Park Memorial United Methodist Church on Arkwright Road in Macon, Georgia.

Today's Order of Worship

A special introduction for Palm Sunday by the Children of Park Memorial 

Opening Hymn - All Glory, Laud, and Honor - Choir

Welcome and Pastoral Prayer - Rev. Loran Smith

Children’s Time - Holly Forbes

Special Music - The Last Supper - Choir             

Scripture - Matthew 21: 1-11 

Sermon - Wondering About the Week - Rev. Loran Smith 

Closing Remarks - Ben Sandifer 

Postlude - In The Garden - Sue Tomlin (arrangement & violins)

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The Greatest Memories - April 2020

April 1st, 2020

A Navy Veteran of 20 years and 2 wars...Wesleyan Academy for Lifelong Learning...Show Tunes Spotlight falls on Broadway's greatest villains...Del Ward honors National Poetry Month...News Events from 65 Aprils ago...and musical memories from Elvis, Glenn Miller, Kenny Rogers, Beatles and more.

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Park Memorial United Methodist Church service - Sunday, March 29

March 29th, 2020

For the second week, we are unable to have our regular worship service today because of the precautions related to the spread of the Coronavirus. Again, this week, we have recorded an audio podcast service.

Order of Worship

Prelude            Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow              Sue Tomlin, piano

Welcome and Pastoral Prayer                                                             Rev. Loran Smith

Children’s Time                                                                                  Holly Forbes

Special Music  I Surrender All                                                            Stephanie Tyner, vocal

Scripture         Ezekiel 37: 1-14

Sermon            The Valley of Despair                                                 Rev. Loran Smith

Closing                                                                                                Ben Sandifer

Postlude          Will the Circle Be Unbroken/Uncloudy Day             Park’s Pickers


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Park Memorial United Methodist Church - worship service - Sunday, March 22

March 22nd, 2020

Like most churches, Park Memorial United Methodist Church in Macon, Georgia, is unable to hold its regular Sunday morning worship service while the world is in the middle of the COVID-19 crisis. This is an abbreviated service for today which we hope will be inspiring and meaningful during this difficult time. Thank you for listening.

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Miller-Lanier Class of 1970 - 50th Anniversary Podcast

March 13th, 2020

Not only was this class the last one under these historic names, but we also had several other firsts and lasts that made this class so special. Hear some of your classmates sharing their special memories. The podcast also includes excerpts from interviews with Major David Carter, Bob Barnette, Isaac Jackson's son and the widows of our two principals. Enjoy this special 50th anniversary podcast, and GO POETS!

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The Greatest Memories - March 2020

March 1st, 2020

A veteran who was at Iwo Jima...Beware of tax season, census time and social security scams...Showtunes Spotlight and Del's Datebook both go green this month. And musical memories from Perry Como, Carpenters, Herb Alpert and Hank Ballard.

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The Greatest Memories - February 2020

February 1st, 2020

Love songs on Broadway...Valentine's Day memories on Del's Datebook...A married couple who are both retired Lt. Colonels...America's oldest drive-in movie theater...and musical memories from Smokey Robinson, James Taylor, Neil Sedaka, Loretta Lynn and more. Thanks for listening to The Greatest Memories.

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The Greatest Memories - January 2020

January 1st, 2020

A new year and a new feature - Del Ward joins The Greatest Memories...A two-part Veteran's interview with a group of US Navy Seabees...Show Tunes Spotlight remembers Gertrude Lawrence...and musical memories from Elvis, Rod Stewart, Glenn Miller, Frankie Avalon and more.

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The Greatest Memories - December 2019

December 1st, 2019

Chuck Wachob has a humorous look at life in the U.S. Air Force...a conversation with Ian S. Port, author of The Birth Of Loud...A tribute to Carol Channing on Show Tunes Spotlight...and great musical memories from Elvis, Carpenters, Ray Charles, Bing Crosby and more. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from The Greatest Memories.

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The Greatest Memories - Veteran’s Day 2019

November 11th, 2019

In September, The Greatest Memories accompanied a group of veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam on the Middle Georgia Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. In this special edition podcast we share many of their stories and those of the MGHF staff and others we met on this trip. And Happy Veteran's Day to all who have served!

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