The Rev. Travis Gray kicks off the Lenten Lunch Series at First United Methodist Church of Eupora with a “Message from the Cross” about justification.
Gray, pastor of First Baptist Church of Eupora, spoke Feb. 17. The series continues at noon each Wednesday during Lent to hear various speakers from throughout the area share “A Message from the Cross” and have a soup-and-sandwich lunch for a donation to the FUMC Eupora “We Care” local mission fund. The Rev. Scarlett Shepherd, pastor of Maben and LaGrange United Methodist churches, will speak March 2 in the fellowship hall. FUMC is located at 434 W. Fox Ave.