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.
The New Clothing Closet is getting underway. We are in need of a few volunteers. A sign-up sheet with a list help needed will be on the table in the Narthex. We are in immediate need of racks, shelves & hangers. So we are not bombarded all at once with clothing, please follow the donation schedule: If your last name starts with A-H please begin bringing your clothing donations the week of August 2nd, I-Q the week of August 9th, & R-Z the week of August 16th. We will also be accepting small household items, please hold off on those until the week of August 23rd. You may bring items to church on Sunday or drop them off from 10am-2pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays in the month of August. Place GENTLY USED items in the donation box in the downstairs hallway of the Christian education wing. Our first official date of operation will be Sept. 5th from 9-11am. More info soon!!!
LIBRARY VOLUNTEER We have not had a librarian in quite some time and we have some books that are just in need of being catalogued by someone who has the knowledge to do so. If you are interested and able to assist with this project, please call the church office. It can be done on your schedule, we are just trying to get the library straightened up in hopes of utilizing it more fully.
Opportunity for Learning The JOY class will begin a study of the Book of Hebrews Sunday, September 13th at 10:30am. There is no other book in the New Testament that helps us understand the present work of Christ as does Hebrews. You are invited to join us for the journey. We meet in the Baumann Room/Parlor.
Operation Christmas Child September collection item is candy (nothing that can melt). Please deposit in the boxes located around the church.
Bible Study being offered by Rev. Bev. A short term Bible Study will be offered this fall. We will be studying Unusual Healings by Adam Thomas. This is John’s unusual perspective and how he speaks to contemporary Christians, calling us to respond in our lives- leading to healing, new life, and mission. Classes will be Mondays. 10am at St. Paul UMC in Youngwood & 7pm at Pleasant Unity UMC. Classes will be 9-28, 10-5, 10-12, 10-19, 10-26. If you have questions call Bev at 412-953-4041. Please call her if you want to come so materials may be ordered. Indicate which church that you will be attending.
Children’s Ministry fall classes & new curriculum “Deep Blue” begins next Sunday, September 13th at 10:50am & will run through May of 2016. This is for the nursery class up thru 5th grade. Please join us & invite your friends. There will still be nursery care for infants during this time.
WorshipFest 2015 is Saturday, October 17th, 9am-4pm @ First UMC of Greensburg & is open to all. The cost is $15 & includes lunch.
The heavens declare the glory of God! The Psalmist reminds us that all who live and breathe are to give praise in God’s sanctuary in song - with dancing and beautiful music from all kinds of instruments. Join us at Greensburg First UMC on October 17th for WorshipFest, an unforgettable spirit-filled worship encounter for laity and clergy!
The event features two dynamic services along with inspirational HelpShops for planning and engaging in experiential worship.
This unique opportunity features spirited preaching by General Evangelist Rev. John Zimmerman and by Rev. Roy Gearhart as John Wesley. Worship leaders including The Bethany House Drummers, Capella IV, The Garden City Gospel Choir, The Bonnie Ross Ringers, The Jubilate Dancers, The Chancel Chanters, Tintinabulum, Ruth Hughes, Cory Clippinger, A.G. Lee, Cynthia Hill, Aubrey Dulaney, and Kathy McLay will uplift the congregation as we give glory to God.
During the break, participants will enjoy a delicious, homemade lunch and may join COSROW in the One Conference, One Book discussion; visit the Cokesbury display; or engage in a fun fitness activity with Rev. Scott Gallagher. WorshipFest concludes with “Living Communion” and a moving dove release.
All are welcome! We will look forward to seeing you there!See the table in the church Narthex for a brochure with complete details & to register. Join us for a spirit filled worship encounter!