Epworth United Methodist Church Newsletter

March 2015

Walk to Emmaus

Walk to Emmaus and Lighthouse Chrysalis Girls Flight April 23- 26, 2015 Boys Flight May 14- 17, 2015 Applications need to be in by April 9, 2015 Walk to Emmaus Events Men’s Walk to Emmaus: October 8-11, 2015 Women’s walk to Emmaus October 15-18, 2015 4th day: November 7, 2015 April 17 is a cover [...]

From the Parish Nurse

Blood Drive Thursday, May 8th – Is Our Next American Red Cross Blood Drive. A great big THANK YOU to all who helped with our February Blood Drive in putting up signs, making donor recruitment phone calls, or volunteering in any way, with a broken arm, it made it hard for me to take care [...]

United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women Executive Meeting UMW Executive Meeting will be March 28th at 9:00am in the history room. All circle members remember to pick up your new directories from your circle leaders. Epworth United Methodist Women inside picnic Save the date: Thursday, May 7th Epworth United Methodist Women inside picnic Circle News Deborah: We will [...]

Sunday Lunch

Bring your lunch to church on March 29 and join us in beginning a new tradition. Come to the Fellowship Room after church for a time of fellowship with friends and making new friends. The food will be your favorite (or whatever you bring) with no extra expense. The time will be special. We will [...]

Epworth Book Club

Epworth Book Club is simple, easy and fun! We all enjoy the fellowship time together and are looking forward to new people joining us in the fun! If you have any questions, please contact Lynn Truax. Hope to see you at our next meeting. Our next meeting and book title will be in upcoming Sunday [...]

Mary’s Closet

We will only be accepting clothes during the times of 4pm-6pm on the third Friday of every month. And 9am-12noon on the third Saturday of every month. We are also looking to have a drop off time during the week as well, but at this time, it is not scheduled. The Mary Closet Team

One Great Hour of Sharing

March 15th is “One Great Hour of Sharing Sunday.” For more than 50 years, United Methodist congregations have been taking part in a special One Great Hour of Sharing offering, laying the foundation for UMCOR’s ministry of relief and hope. Donations UMCOR receives through this offering, along with other undesignated gifts made throughout the year, [...]

Planned Giving

Including Epworth’s Planned Giving program in your will is a meaningful way to honor a loved one or your commitment to the ongoing viability of our church. A bequest is the easiest major gift you can set up. Why? It’s Deferred – It costs you nothing during your lifetime. Your gift doesn’t take effect until [...]

Thank You

To the Epworth Congregation, Terry Crouse, our family & myself, would like to thank everyone for making Tom Carmichael’s Memorial Service and luncheon warm, inviting and memorable for us. You made us feel so welcome and part of your church family. It was so wonderful to see some of our old classmates from long ago. [...]

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Tangible evidence of the love and prayers of our congregation. I have set my rainbow in the clouds, . .this is the sign of the covenant I have established between me and all life on earth. Genesis 9:13, 17 Continuing our exploration of color symbolism: Green represents healing, sympathy, hope, renewal, health, confidence, peace, and [...]

Young at Heart

This month we will meet on Monday, March 16th at 12 noon in the Parlor. Please bring a lunch. Dessert and beverages will be provided.

Alter Flowers

The altar guild has several dates open for placing flowers on the altar for Sundays if you are interested please get in touch with Terry Neas or Susan Kuhn. Thank you!

Progressive Dinner

At Epworth on Saturday, March 28th at 6pm in the Fellowship Room. People who are interested in participating in the church progressive dinner, arranged by the Goodtimers, please get in touch with Pete or Susan Kuhn for more information.

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