FUMC at 195

first_imgFirst United Methodist Church, Ashmun Street, MonroviaA POEM IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 195th ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (FUMC) 1822 – 2017By Togba-Nah TipotehThank God FUMC is 195And looking very much aliveCornering the Streets of Gurley and AshmunGlowing in the midst of the tropical sunYes, come and seeThe glow in FUMCCome and see the benches of the OldAs they sat hearing the Messages toldCome and see the blocks of the OldShowing many Stories that were toldCome and hear the Melodies of the ChoirWelcoming the new Bishop QuireCome and learn from FUMCLessons without any degreeWhen honor went to Father YahkpawoloWithout money he was in the glowHonor went not to the money flowBut honor went to the Character FlowTis then is the Mark of FUMCThat all near and far can come to seeMonrovia, December 2, 2017Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more