News & Update
CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK AHEAD
7th Sunday of Easter
Sun May 17
9:30 a.m. Worship and Sunday School - Creation Sunday
10:45 a.m.Fellowship Time
11:00 a.m. Music and Movement - Room 20
11:00 a.m. Middle School Music - Room 23
11:00 a.m. Grace Connexion: Great Figures of the New testament, part 1
Mon. May 18
7:00 a.m. Mondays @ 7 - Fellowship Hall
Tues. May 19
12:00 p.m. IFC Meeting - Temple Israel
7:30 p.m. Trustee Meeting
7:30 p.m. Pastor’s Bible Study
Thurs. May 21
3:30 p.m. Confirmation Class - Room 21
8:00 p.m. Choir practice
Fri. May 22
6:30 p.m. Middle School Friday Fun Pizza Night Room 21
CELEBRATING birthdays THIS WEEK
David Roth (5/19), John Lawless (5/20), Brian Brumit (5/20), Eric Nebelung (5/22)
SAVE THE DATE
June 7 - Middle School Bible Jeopardy
June 14 - Senior Banquet for Graduating High School Seniors and Teacher Appreciation Day
June 21 - Games Day for the Whole Church Family
June 22 - 26 - Vacation Bible School
GRACE CONNEXION – Grace Connexion begins a new DVD series on “Great Figures of the New Testament.” It will be a fresh way to learn about some of the first Christians and what they have to teach us. Everyone is invited TODAY at 11:00 a.m. in the Library
9/11 MEMORIAL- A trip to the 9/11 Memorial Museum in lower Manhattan is being planned for this summer. The trip is geared for adults and teens. If you’re interested, please sign up on the sheet in the Narthex and check off all of the dates that you are available. We will choose the date that works for the most members. For more info, see Deirdre Griffin or Pastor Ed.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – United Methodist Coalition House-Build in Bridgeport, CT, is our 3rd Coalition House. Habitat Build Dates: May 16th - build with Huntington UMC and June 13th - build with Nichols UMC. Please sign-up in the Narthex. Questions, contact George Hanze.
MONDAYS@7 NETWORK GROUP – Monday, the Fellowship Hall 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend. See Bob Trinka for any questions www.Mondaysat7.org
CONFIRMATION SUNDAY May 31, 2015. Our confirmands have been working all year towards this great day. Come out and support them in this great step of faith!
SUMMER SUNDAY SCHOOL - Beginning June 28 through Labor Day. Volunteers needed! We need 2 adults for each Sunday in the Summer to lead our class for all ages of children. Grab a friend and come have fun! Heather has lots of resources, so don't worry about not knowing what to do. All you need is a willing heart and a friend to help you out! Please sign up on the sheet in the Narthex for the dates you are available.
GILLESPIE MEALS - Volunteers needed to prepare meals for the Gillespie Homeless Shelter in Westport on the 1st and 4th Friday of each month. Sign up is on the mission Bulletin Board in the Hallway.
FRIDAY FUN PIZZA NIGHT FOR MIDDLE SCHOOLERS - Friday, May 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Candy... pizza... games... see you at church!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL - Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus was a Kid. We are so excited! We need all hands on deck ... team leaders, actors, craftsmen, potters, farmers, animal handlers ... and of course, children! June
Vacation Bible School is coming back!
June 22-26, 2015, 5-7:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Appropriate for children ages 3 to 6th grade. We also need helpers... ages middle school and beyond! Everyone can be involved, and we will ALL have a blast. See Heather Hisey or Karol Brumit or click here for more details.
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