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Calendar of Events
August 24 (Sunday) 11:00 Assemble Birthing Kits for UMCOR
August 24 (Sunday) 9:00 First Fruits for CUMAC
August 31 (Sunday) 9:00 Last "Summer Worship Sunday
September 5 (Friday) Set-up for Festival in the Borough
September 6 (Saturday) Festival in the Borough
September 7 (Sunday) 8:00 Sunday worship, Early Service
10:00 Sunday Worship and Sunday School
September 8 (Monday) 7:00 United Methodist Women, Health Kits for UMCOR (See Spotlight Announcements)
September 9 (Tuesday 11:30-1:30 Empty Bowls Luncheon at Almond Tree Manor, Tickets $25.00
September 10 (Wednesday) 7:00 Youth Praise 7:30 Choir Practice
September 11 (Thursday) 7:00 52 Hours Workshop - Making School Bags for UMCOR
September 13 9:00-3:00 UMW Rummage Sale
September 15 (Monday) 7:30 "Treasures Bible Study
September 16 (Tuesday) 7:30 Trustees
September 18 (Thursday) 7:00 52 Hours Workshop - Making School Bags for UMCOR (If we have more time and volunteers than we have bags to make, we will start working on Christmas Stockings for Veterans Haven.)
September 20 (Saturday) Noon Come to a Free "Lunch and Learn How to make Yeast Bread from Scratch
September 21 (Sunday) National Back to Church Sunday! Noon - Assemble Back to School Kits for UMCOR
September 22 (Monday) 7:30 "Treasures Bible Study
September 23 (Tuesday) 7:30 Church Council
September 28 (Sunday) 6:00 Movie Night and Snack Supper-- Hotdogs, Chips and Soda served (suggested donation $2.00 per person)
FALL WORSHIP SCHEDULE STARTS SEPTEMBER 7
Our Fall Worship Schedule starts on Sunday, September 7. The Early Service will start at 8:00, and the Late Service and Sunday School will start at 10:00.
Children will gather in the sanctuary with their families, and leave for their classes after the Children's Time.
Copies of the Christian Education Registration Form are available in the Courtyard Entrance, Fellowship Hall and the Back of the Sanctuary. Parents, please complete this form, even if your child has participated in Sunday School or Vacation Bible School previously.
UNITED METHODIST WOMEN EVENTS
The 2014 Fall Rummage Sale will be on Saturday, September 13, from 9:00 to 3:00. (Bag Sale will start at 1:00) You may start bringing your donations for the Rummage Sale on Monday, September 8. Thank you for helping us make this a success!
The United Methodist Women invite you to join them in providing Health Kits to people in emergency situations. They will be assembling the kits at their meeting on September 8. Especially needed items are Hand Towels that are 15" x 25" to 17"x 27" (no kitchen, cleaning, or microfiber towels, please) and Washcloths.
ONGOING OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES
Caring Cupboard Needs - Current needs: Laundry Detergent â€¢ Toothbrushes and Toothpaste â€¢ Cereal â€¢ Jelly â€¢ Parmalat (or similar) Milk â€¢ Diced Tomatoes
Caring Closet Needs - Gently-used clothes and bedding. Also, substitute volunteers. Please contact Susan Stone.
Washington Food Pantry Needs - They "need anything and everything, all the time. Please place donations in the "middle box in the lobby near the office.
They're Here! Shoprite Gift Cards - The church is selling Shoprite Gift Cards as a fund-raiser. See Carol Appleby to purchase your cards ($50 each.) These will be used to fund missional priorities.
John Wesley Society - A new opportunity to help fund our mission priorities. See Bob May for more information