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Peace United Methodist Church – Our History

Our History

1991

June, 1991:

“Standing in the open field along Town Center Boulevard, you can almost hear a voice whispering, ‘Build it and they will come.’ That’s a message Reverend Bob Bushong hears louder and louder every Sunday.”
 

September 8, 1991:

The first service for Peace United Methodist Church was held in a theater at Southchase Cinema, located in the Southchase Village Shopping Center near Hunter’s Creek, Orlando, Florida. There was a wonderful turnout as 370 attended to find out more about the new UMC congregation starting up in Hunter’s Creek!

December 1, 1991:

Peace United Methodist Church held its first service within the Waterbridge Elementary School. Just up the road from Hunter’s Creek, Waterbridge Elementary provided us with the space and classrooms we needed to accommodate our rapidly expanding congregation.

1992

June 22 thru June 26, 1992:

The very first Peace United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School was held at Waterbridge Elementary School. As reported by Kerry Hajner.
 

1993

 

1994

December 4, 1994:

Ground-breaking ceremony held at Peace United Methodist Church building site.

1995

September 8, 1995:

Peace United Methodist Church building dedicated.

1996

 

1997

 

1998

 

1999

 

2000

 

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2002

 

2003

 

2004

 

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2007

 

2008

 

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2014

 

2015