Epworth United Methodist Church Newsletter

June 2017

Color Me Calm

Coloring complex pictures has been shown to sharpen  focus, fight stress, and provide relaxation.  We have a collection of intricate designs with whimsical words and uplifting reminders of God’s love, lots of crayons and  colored pencils, and soft music waiting for you.  You are invited to join us for an hour of peace, quiet creativity, and contemplation. You do not Continue Reading

Church Picnic

Immediately after our Music Sunday service, on June 11, we will be moving to the parsonage to enjoy a church picnic.  There will be a signup sheet in the narthex to bring an item to share.  Everyone is invited!  This would be a great time to invite a friend to church to enjoy some wonderful music, good food and fun Continue Reading

Hero Central VBS

This year’s vacation bible school's theme will be Hero Central, when we come together from July 16 to 20, from 6:30 pm to 8:45 pm.  We will be taking the children on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes to discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God.  Registration is now open!  Click here to register Continue Reading

Share Your Gift of Music

As we come to the summer months, our choirs take some off, which means we need to have others fill the musical void. You are invited to share your gift of music this summer. Simply take a moment and contact Diane Soper and talk with her about how you can help out.  Instrumentalists, vocalists and ensembles are welcome. We look Continue Reading

UMW 41st Annual Auction

OCTOBER  19, 2017 (Colors: Yellow, Red, Green) PLEASE KEEP US IN MIND WHEN SHOPPING ON VACATION OR BARGAIN HUNTING THIS SUMMER!!  Remember, NEW items only!! Other items needed: Shirt Boxes       Baskets Jewelry Boxes    Paper Box Lids Please bring items to the church office and mark them “UMW Auction” WE ARE STILL LOOKING FOR COMMITTEE MEMBERS TO HELP  CONTACT US TODAY! Continue Reading

Sunday Brown Bag Lunch

Last Sunday Brown Bag Lunch June 25 & July 30 Food Fun and Fellowship Bring your lunch to church on June 25th & July 30th and join us for our monthly brown bag lunch. Bring your lunch to the Bell Choir Room (middle Sunday School room) after church for a time of fellowship with friends and making new friends. Eat Continue Reading

Join Us for Music Sunday

On Sunday, June 11, we will gather for worship  at 10 am and celebrate our music ministry. Our service will feature our many groups of Epworth including vocal choir, praise team, handbells, chimes and several other ensembles. Through their anthems and songs we will bring praise to God through the music.  

Men’s Breakfast

On Saturday, June 10th, at 8:30am the men of the church are invited to share breakfast. Come on out and share a great breakfast and some good conversation. Why not ask someone to come with you!  For more information, please contact Cliff Mason.  

Altar Guild is Looking for Volunteers

Please consider serving on our Altar Guild.  It only takes about 45 minutes of your time 4 Saturdays per year and a short amount of time on Sunday 4 times per year.  Arranging flowers is not difficult (none of us are professionals) and polishing the offering plates isn't difficult either.  We will be glad to show you what to do.  Continue Reading