ANNOUNCEMENTS

YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN THE SENIOR CITIZENS!
2nd Wednesday of the month, Where: Christ UMC Fellowship Hall
100 Lincoln Street, Youngwood 724-925-2881
Time: 12 noon

Lunch is catered...$5.00 per person
After lunch we have a program on subjects of interest.
Everyone welcome and remember to bring a friend!
Good Food ... Good Fellowship

GREETERS WANTED We would like to have some new faces for greeters for the 9:15 and 11:00 services.  If you would like to be a greeter for either service, let the church office know. You would need to be here about one half hour before the service.

NURSERY HELPERS NEEDED!  There is a sign up sheet on wall in nursery.  Please help us out.

MANNA  MEAL NIGHT  Every Tuesday from 5 to 6:30 P.M. Free meal at New Beginnings Church, corner of 6th and Depot St.  (The Yellow Brick Church).  No reservation, no hassle, no cost.  CUMC provides the meal the first Tuesday of each month and volunteers are needed each week to set-up, serve, and greet.

MEN’S BASKETBALL  The men’s basketball group resumed on Thursday, January 22 at 7 P.M.  Anyone interested in joining the group are most welcome.  Call Mark Roach at 724-925-1330.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD We will be collecting items every month for the filling of shoeboxes in November.  The items for February are: toothbrushes/toothpaste & flashlights w/ batteries/extra batteries.  Please deposit them in the boxes located in various locations around the church.

MITTEN TREE Please help the kids in their collection of new mittens through February 15th.  Please bring them in and place them on the tree in the narthex.  They will be donated to the kids of 8th Ave.

A.D. BIBLE STUDIES are open to everyone.  Study Guides are available for $8.00.  A.D. The Bible Continues is on NBC Sunday’s @ 9pm.  It is also “On Demand” with Xfinity so you can watch it during the week.

CLEANING BUCKETS   The Missions Committee is collecting items for the filling of Cleaning Buckets through UMCOR from now through May.  Please see table in the Narthex for a list of items or place monetary donations (clearly marked for Cleaning Buckets) in the offering plate.

PIANO OFFERTORY CD’S are available through Linda Rose.  There is a sign-up sheet in the narthex.  It will have a minimum of 10 songs and will be different from the prior one she offered.  Donations will be accepted and given to the G-Force Mission Team for the trip this summer.

PASTOR’S CLASS
for Newcomers…New to CUMC and want to explore who CUMC is, what we believe, and how we are organized?  The evening class is designed for you to explore CUMC and how CUMC is there for you.  Attend either Wed. May 6th @ 6:30 or Tues. May 12th @ 6:30.  RSVP to the church office 925-2881.

MOWER NEEDED…  A few of our seniors need help with lawn care.  All equipment will be provided.  Contact Pastor Seth @ 724-822-4700 for details.

SUMMER CAMP   Please check the table in the narthex for more info.

“NAIL THE TRAIL” is having their May bike ride on Saturday, May 30th @ 9am.  The starting point will be the West Newton bike shop to Smithton.  All are welcome to join in the fellowship and wellness as they pedal thru the Allegheny Passage trail along the Yough River.  This is their second ride and they would love to see YOU there!  See Bill Cowherd for more information

FREE FIREWOOD Anyone want split firewood for a summer bonfire? You can pick-up or I can deliver. We took down a lg. tree at the parsonage and have it ready for you. Call Pastor Seth @ 724-925-2881.