April 10, 2017
IN THIS ISSUE:
"CIRCLE OF PRAYER" CHURCHES FOR THE WEEKS OF APRIL 16 - APRIL 22 AND APRIL 23 - APRIL 29
April 16-April 22
Mill Hall, Mill Hall (Clinton)
Nisbet, Williamsport (Lycoming)
Damascus Manor, Damascus (Wayne)
Chinchilla, South Abington Twp (Lackawanna)
Bethany Marysville, Marysville (Perry)
Luzerne, Luzerne (Luzerne)
Hemlock, Muncy Valley (Sullivan)
Baughman Memorial, New Cumberland (Cumberland)
Fetterhoff Chapel, Chambersburg (Franklin)
East End Altoona, Altoona (Blair)
April 23-April 29
St. Pauls State College, State College (Centre)
Zion Red Lion, Red Lion (York)
Forksville, Forksville ( Sullivan)
Spring Hill, Wyalusing (Bradford)
Freeburg, Freeburg (Snyder)
Curtin, Howard (Centre)
Milroy, Milroy (Mifflin)
Pleasureville, York (York)
You can use this list for announcements, inclusion in church bulletins, newsletters, etc. Full details about the Circle of Prayer are available from our website at www.susumc.org. Please be aware that churches are chosen from a pool of all church names with the use of a random number generator without regard to district.
DISCOVERY PLACE TEMPORARILY CLOSED UNTIL MID-APRIL
Major renovations in the Conference Center have necessitated the temporary closing of Discovery Place.
When we re-open in mid-April, our new hours will be 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time of transition. Watch QuikLINK for updates.
SPRING WORK DAY AT GREENE HILLS CAMP
Greene Hills Camp in Alexandria, Pa., will be holding a spring work day Saturday, May 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Individuals or church groups of all skill levels are invited to come and help with a variety of work projects including renovating/repairing an exterior door and cabin porch, interior and exterior painting, firewood cutting and splitting, and trail maintenance.
Lunch will be provided, and overnight accommodations are available by request.
Individuals or groups who are planning to come should RSVP by Friday, May 5, to be included in the meal count.
PHOTOS FROM MISSION CENTRAL FUNDRAISING DINNER AVAILABLE
MissionLink April 10, 2017
CLICK HERE to read.
HEROIN / OPIOID LOCAL EPIDEMIC COMMUNITY AWARENESS SEMINARS
"The current epidemic of opiate abuse has reached into every community in Cumberland and Perry Counties, and it is ripping
families apart. We need the attention and the help of many people
in order to solve this health crisis."
- Jack Carroll, Executive Director of the
Cumberland-Perry County Drug & Alcohol Commission
The news of local drug overdoses are reported daily. Join us as we explore the local impact this epidemic is having on our neighborhoods, schools, friends, and our families. Aldersgate Church is offering four independent community awareness seminars to explore how we can respond to this local tragedy. Professionals including Mr. Jack Carroll, Executive Director of the Cumberland -Perry County Drug & Alcohol Commission, and Dr. Carrie DeLone, Medical Director of the Holy Spirit Medical Group, will share their insights on the local epidemic. The community is invited to one or all four of these seminars.
Location: Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1480 Jerusalem Rd., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050.
Local Statistical Information and Overview
What is Happening in the Neighborhood - First Responders
How to Safeguard Your Student
Empowering Family and Friends, the True First Responders - Our Triage List
For detailed information on each these seminars or to register, go to www.aldersgatechurch.net and link onto Heroin/Opioid Seminars or contact Director of Health Ministries at 717-737-7923 x104.
Registration is encouraged but not mandatory.
Director Health & Nurture Ministries
Aldersgate UMC, Mechanicsburg
DIRECTOR OF YOUTH / CHILDREN'S MINISTRY POSITION OPEN AT JUNIATA UMC, ALTOONA
Juniata UMC, 806 N. 4th St., Altoona, PA, 16601-5710, is seeking a director of youth/children's ministry. This is a part-time position of 20-25 hours a week. Safe Sanctuaries clearances must be in effect.
If interested, please pick up applications from 10 a.m. - noon, Monday-Friday.
Lynne C. Palazzi
Juniata United Methodist Church
808 N. 4th St.
Altoona, PA 16601-5710
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