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03/09/19 6:00am
03/09/2019 6:00 AM

Last week, delegates from the United Methodist Church, one of the largest Protestant denominations in the country, gathered at the General Conference in St. Louis, Mo., and voted against the One Church Plan. The measure would have given individual churches the flexibility to decide how to handle issues of same-sex marriage and LGBTQ clergy.  READ

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09/10/18 6:02am
09/10/2018 6:02 AM

A small crowd gathered at the construction site of the new North Fork United Methodist Church on the corner of Horton’s Lane and Route 48 in Southold early Thursday morning. The crowd, a dedicated group of parishioners, were there to witness history as the new steeple was affixed atop the church. (more…)

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06/22/18 6:00am
06/22/2018 6:00 AM

The Rev. George W. Summers celebrated the 50th anniversary of his ordination June 10. He’s spent 48 of those 50 years as minister at Advent Lutheran Church in Mattituck, having come to the North Fork from Franklin Square in 1970.  READ

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06/20/18 5:10pm
06/20/2018 5:10 PM

On most mornings for nearly the past six decades, the Reverend Marvin Dozier, a Southampton resident and the pastor at Unity Baptist Church in Mattituck for the past 30 years, could be found eating breakfast with his daughters, Alicia Austin and Andrea Dozier, or his lifelong friends, Herman Lamison and Juni Wingfield, or countless other members of the community whom he supported through faith and mentorship.  READ

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04/06/18 6:00am
04/06/2018 6:00 AM

“That a church may meet here where the weary and heavy laden shall find inner peace that the world can neither give nor take away … We break this ground today.”

Members of North Fork United Methodist Church said these words Monday evening during a groundbreaking ceremony for the new centrally located church building. READ