September 17, 2018
In This Issue:
CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES AND DELEGATES
for the week of September 23 - 29 and September 30 - October 6
September 16 - 22
Rev. Larry Leland Jr. - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Clergy)
Lisa Bender - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Laity)
September 23 - 29
Christ UMC, Tyrone
Valley UMC, Muncy Valley
Salem UMC, Liverpool
Larksville UMC, Larksville
Austinburg UMC, Knoxville
Newton Hamilton UMC, Newton Hamilton
Countryside Community Church, Clarks Summit
Wayne UMC, McVeytown
Calvary UMC, Fayetteville
Buckhorn UMC, Bloomsburg
Rev. Matthew Lake - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Clergy)
Warren Heil Jr. - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Laity)
(This list was printed incorrectly in Friday's edition)
September 30 - October 6
Caldwell UMC, Lock Haven
Faith Chapel UMC, White Deer
Mines UMC, Williamsburg
Osceola UMC, Osceola
Grace UMC, Windsor
McElhattan UMC, McElhattan
Genesee UMC, Genesee
Ramey UMC, Ramey
Trinity UMC, New Kingston
Rev. Beth Jones - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Clergy)
Milton Loyer - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Laity)
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.
2018 BISHOP'S DAY APART VIDEOS AVAILABLE
Video coverage of the 2018 Bishop's day Apart is now available online through this link:
Clicking on the above video will take you to the first video in the series. The others are listed to the right side of the YouTube window in the playlist entitled: "2018 Bishop's Day Apart".
These videos were produced during the Tuesday, September 11 session at Camp Hill UMC.
Shawn M. Gilgore
Director of Communications Ministry
"THE CHRISTIAN VIEW OF MONEY - SELFLESS LEADERSHIP" WEBINAR
Join us on Wednesday, October 3 for "The Christian View of Money: Selfless Leadership" Webinar which will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST with Dr. Mark Vincent, co-author of The Selfless Leader and CEO of Design International, a firm devoted to helping organizations through developing their objectives and process. You will be inspired by this thoughtful and strong servant leader.
Learn how stewardship is integral to serving your church and God
$10 Nonrefundable fee, 0.1 CEU credits available.
Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers, Executive Director
The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation
ALL INVITED TO NEXT GBCS SEMINAR IN D.C. FEBRUARY 10 - 13, 2019 ON WHITE PRIVILEGE AND RACISM
Join Susquehanna Conference colleagues and friends for this trip to Washington, DC and the United Methodist General Board of Church and Society. This particular seminar will focus on the work of the GBCS around racism and privilege. We will learn how to better address these issues in our local communities. The topic for this year's seminar is: White Privilege and Racism
WHEN: Our coach bus will depart from 2 locations in the Susquehanna Conference. We will promptly depart from First UMC, Williamsport, (604 Market St., Williamsport) at 3 p.m. and Paxton UMC, (3550 N. Progress Ave., Harrisburg) around 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 10. We will return to Paxton UMC around 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 13, with the bus continuing to Williamsport.
Cost is $375. This includes coach bus transportation, lodging at the Hotel Harrington in Washington (single rooms available at an additional cost), and meals and materials at the GBCS. Participants should bring money for metro transportation, meals not eaten at the GBCS, a tip for the bus driver, and any other personal expenses.
Registration Form and Flyer
FREE PEW BIBLES
Approximately 25 gently used KJV pew Bibles available to anyone who may need them. Free to a good home.
Tammy L. Young
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