October 16, 2018
In This Issue:
CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES AND DELEGATES
for the week of October 21 - 27 and October 28 - November 3
October 21 - 27
Hummel's UMC, Middleburg
Curwensville UMC, Curwensville
First UMC, Chambersburg
New Hope UMC, Bellefonte
Halifax UMC, Halifax
Saint John's-Newberry UMC, Williamsport
Beach Haven UMC, Beach Haven
Fort Loudon UMC, Fort Loudon
Christ's UMC, Julian
Lake Como UMC, Lake Como
Rev. Dr. Dennis Keller* - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Clergy)
Kirby Hickey* - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Laity)
October 28 - November 3
Bedford Forge UMC, Hopewell
Fairbrook UMC, Pennsylvania Furnace
Pleasant Mount UMC, Pleasant Mount
Shopes UMC, Hummelstown
Bethel UMC, Catawissa
Bethany UMC, Felton
West Side UMC, Clearfield
Central UMC, Wilkes-Barre
Rose Valley UMC, Trout Run
Calvary UMC, Harrisburg
Rev. Dr. Kathleen E. Kind* - Gen. Conf. Delegate (Clergy)
Paul Ilyes Jr.* - 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.
UPCOMING CLERGY TAX SEMINAR
The last chance to register for a Clergy Tax Seminar is October 23, 2018.
For our "Tax Tuesday" webinar on October 30 with Rev. Ed Bailey.
2019 is just around the corner! Bring your tax questions and learn how to get reimbursements that won't add a bigger burden to your quarterly payments. The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation invites you to take the stress out of your tax preparation.
"Tax Tuesday" Webinar: We are online for your convenience!
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
$20 to earn 0.2 CEUs
Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers
Executive Director of UMSF
LOCAL PASTOR LICENSING SCHOOL
Local Pastor's Licensing School will once again be a series of three weekend retreats at Wesley Forest to study and learn together.
If you have been certified by your District Committee on Ministry, and have been approved by your D.S. to attend licensing school, please register by February 1, 2019.
The school is also open for CLM candidates. More information is available at the Board of Ordained Ministry website, SCBoom.org by clicking "Licensed Local Pastors" under the "Candidacy Status" tab.
If you have any questions, please contact one of the directors:
St. Paul's UMC
YOUTH SERVICE FUND DEADLINE APPROACHING
The Youth Service Fund grant application deadline is Wednesday, October 31.
Grant applications are available for download at www.igniteyoungpeople.org
The Youth Service Fund seeks to provide monetary assistance to ministries in the Susquehanna Conference that are youth lead, equipping and empowering youth to make disciples. Special consideration will be given to ministries that are developing spiritual leadership in youth and engaging youth in innovative discipleship pathways.
Director of Young People's Ministry
INDOOR YARD SALE AT EMMANUEL UMC
Emmanuel UMC is holding an indoor yard sale on:
Friday, November 2nd from 12 - 7 p.m. and
Saturday, November 3rd from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Featuring Houseware, Books, Holiday, Toys, and more!
Emmanuel United Methodist Church is located at:
22 Salt Road, Enola, PA 17025
Please click graphic to view.