April 23, 2018
In This Issue:
CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES
for the week of April 29 - May 5 and May 6 - 12
April 30 - May 5
Zion UMC, Red Lion
Grace UMC, Lemoyne
Stewart Memorial UMC, Old Forge
Mount Gilead UMC, Shermans Dale
Kerr Addition UMC, Clearfield
Emmanuel UMC, Rebersburg
St. Paul's UMC, Scranton
North Orwell UMC, North Orwell
Pleasant Grove UMC, Red Lion
Maple Hill UMC, Montgomery
May 6 - 12
Clear Ridge UMC, Hustontown
Evan Falls UMC, Monroe Township
Emmanuel UMC, Fremont
First UMC, Troy
Palestine UMC, Morrisdale
Gettysburg UMC, Gettysburg
Covenant UMC, Lock Haven
Pine Street UMC, Williamsport
Nicholson UMC, Nicholson
Wesley UMC, Wiconisco
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.
HOUSE OF WORSHIP SECURITY WORKSHOP
A House of Worship Security Workshop will be held May 12, 2018, at Crossroads Community Church located 1454 PA-44, Jersey Shore, Pa. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Workshop will take place from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. To register for this free training, please log on to jscrossroads.org and complete the simple registration. View the flyer for more information.
Property & Casualty Insurance Committee
2018 SPRING WORK DAY: GREENE HILLS CAMP
Greene Hills Camp in Alexandria, Pa., will hold a spring work day Saturday, May 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Individuals or groups of all skill levels are invited to come and help with a variety of work projects throughout the camp including spring cleaning, trail maintenance, landscaping, wood splitting, and painting. Lunch will be provided. Overnight accommodations are available by request. Please RSVP by noon Monday, May 14, to be included in the meal count.
Saint Johns-Newberry United Methodist Church offers The Barnhart-Beard Memorial Scholarship to any college or post-graduate school student who is entering the ordained ministry, studying a field in Christian education, Christian counseling, music ministries, or other field deemed acceptable by the selection committee. To be eligible, applicants must be a member of a United Methodist Church within the boundaries of the Susquehanna Annual Conference.
Full-time students will receive preference. In addition, applicants from Saint Johns-Newberry UM Church will receive preference, followed by applicants from Williamsport District and then the Susquehanna Conference.
Applications are available from Saint Johns-Newberry Church office 570-326-5569 or on the church's website. The deadline for applications is July 1, 2018.
Jay Jones, Pastor
Saint Johns-Newberry UMC
YOUTH SERVICE FUND - SILENT AUCTION BASKETS NEEDED
Thank you to those who committed to provide baskets for the YSF Silent Auction. We are in need of just a few more. Baskets can be brought to the conference office before Tuesday, May 22, or to the Hershey Lodge on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 30.
Again, thank you for helping us reach our total fundraising goal of $10,000 for Youth Service Fund.
50 REASONS TO CELEBRATE
It's our birthday! The United Methodist Church was born on April 23, 1968.
The people of The United Methodist Church have made a huge difference in the world. We say, let us count the ways. See what's great about #UMC50.
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