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QuikLINK for Monday, April 30, 2018, No. 18067


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Issue:  18067
April 30, 2018

In This Issue:

  • CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES
  • MAY 1 - SUMMER CAMP EARLY REGISTRATION APPROACHING
  • SERVICES OF CONSECRATION AND OPEN HOUSE
  • 2018 SPRING WORK DAY: MOUNT ASBURY
  • SENIOR DAY AT MOUNT ASBURY RETREAT CENTER
  • SUMMER LIFEGUARD POSITION OPEN AT GREENE HILLS CAMP
  • KITCHEN ASSISTANT POSITION OPEN AT MOUNT ASBURY CAMP & RETREAT CENTER
  • THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH QUIZ: FIRST 50 YEARS
  • UNITED METHODIST NEWS
     

  

CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES
for the week of May 6 - May 12 and May 13 - 19

 
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

May 13 - May 19
LaAnna UMC, Cresco
Canoe Creek Union UMC, Canoe Creek
First UMC, Shickshinny
Third Street UMC, Williamsport
Bethany UMC, Marysville
Trinity UMC, Danville
Everett UMC, Everett
Liberty UMC, Lock Haven
St. Paul's UMC, Liberty Twp
Fawn UMC, Fawn Grove
 
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.
   




MAY 1 - SUMMER CAMP EARLY REGISTRATION APPROACHING

The early registration deadline for summer camp is approaching.

Register for the 2018 summer camping season by May 1 and receive $25 off the listed price of camp. A full list of summer events at each camp and retreat center can be found in the online brochure: www.susumcamps.org.
 
If you have any questions about events, registration, or camper scholarships, please contact the Camp and Retreat office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 717-766-7395.


The Camp and Retreat Ministry Team
 



SERVICES OF CONSECRATION AND OPEN HOUSE

The Board of Trustees of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church announce Services of Consecration and Open House.

for the new
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre District Parsonage  
48 S. Pioneer Ave.  
Shavertown, PA 18708
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Open House will be from 2-4 p.m.
with the Service of Consecration at 3 p.m.
 
AND

for the new
Director of Connectional Ministries and Administrative Services Staff Parsonage
1788 Empress Dr.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-6802
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Open House will be from 3-5 p.m.
with the Service of Consecration at 4 p.m.
 

Richard G. Felty
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
717-249-7428
President Board of Trustees
Susquehanna Conference
 
 



2018 SPRING WORK DAY: MOUNT ASBURY

Mount Asbury Retreat Center Volunteer Work Day on May 12 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. There is no cost and lunch is provided.

Sign up at susumcamps.org, call 717-486-3827, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Patty Weidman
Mount Asbury Center Director
 



SENIOR DAY AT MOUNT ASBURY RETREAT CENTER
 
Senior Day at Mount Asbury Retreat Center, Wednesday, June 6, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., picnic and painting. Come to Mount Asbury and enjoy the beauty God has given us in the natural surrounding of Mount Asbury. Check-in time is 11 to 11:30 a.m. Enjoy a catered picnic in our pavilion from 11:30 a.m. to noon. We will have a small fellowship time from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Our afternoon activity will follow from 1 to 2:30 p.m. While enjoying the summer breeze, we will be showing our artistic side as we paint ceramics.   

The day will finish by the campfire with smores. We hope you can join us. This event has an all-inclusive price of $15 per person. A great way to get out and meet new people.
 

Patty Weidman
Mount Asbury Center Director
 




SUMMER LIFEGUARD POSITION OPEN AT GREENE HILLS CAMP   
 
Greene Hills Camp, located near Alexandria in Huntingdon County, Pa., is looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing individual to serve as a lifeguard and member of our summer camp program staff team. Qualified candidates must be at least 17 years old, pass required background checks, and have current CPR, first aid, and lifeguarding certifications. Employment is seasonal and will run from June 7 - August 12, 2018. Compensation includes weekly salary ($230/wk) plus room and board. Download an Application.

Interested individuals should contact Charlie Renner at 814-669-4212 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 

Charlie Renner
Greene Hills Camp Center Director  
 



KITCHEN ASSISTANT POSITION OPEN AT MOUNT ASBURY RETREAT CENTER   

Mount Asbury Retreat Center, affiliated with the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church, located in Newville, Pa. is seeking a part-time kitchen assistant. This position works primarily weekends, depending on guest reservations. We are a small operation that delivers quality food and retreats. No experience needed but willingness to learn. Some housekeeping duties may be included. Personal conduct must exemplify the values of the United Methodist Church.

Qualifications Required:

  •     Willingness to Learn
  •     Professional Appearance
  •     Positive Attitude
  •     At least 16 years old


To apply, please send resume and interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
   

Patty Weidman
Mount Asbury Center Director
 





THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH QUIZ: FIRST 50 YEARS   

The first decades since The United Methodist Church was formed on April 23, 1968, were filled with highlights. As we look to the next 50 years and beyond, we invite you to look back by taking this retrospective quiz.

Download, print and share this quiz with your church, family, and friends. After you take the quiz, you can see all the answers and learn more about the UMC's first 50 years.

Take the Quiz
 



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