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February 6, 2013

First United Methodist Church of Orange presents comedy and forgiveness

ORANGE — First United Methodist Church of Orange offers help for those wanting to learn how to forgive and let go, with a little laughter later.

On Sunday, Feb. 10, FUMC-Orange invites everyone to attend a free workshop presented by Phil Jones on “The Healing Power of Forgiveness.”

Classes will be offered from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., followed by a light supper and a comedy performance, “Edutainment-Learning in Laughter,” presented by Phil's wife, Debi.

Call 886-7466 by noon on Thursday, Feb. 7th to register for this workshop. A nursery will be provided.

In 1976, Phil Jones was a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Texas and a member of Phi Beta Kappa with a Mensa-level IQ. However, he suffered from an incurable life-threatening illness. He turned to God through prayer for the first time. Today, Phil and his wife share a mission of original music, comedy and teaching.

Phil will share his testimony at our 10:30 a.m. worship service that same morning. He and Debi will also share some of their original music. Phil and Debi speak and sing throughout Texas but call Austin home.

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