Epworth United Methodist Church Newsletter

May 2017

Palmyra Day

Epworth is planning to participate in Palmyra Day this year. The date for this town event is Saturday, May 6. As part of our Family Ministries program, our hope is to reach out to the community and share with them some of the exciting things we are doing here at Epworth. Volunteers are needed to [...]


April 22 – 7 pm – Burlington Entertainer Concert at Burlington High School, Rte. 130 N & Jacksonville Rd.  Tickets are $7 per person.  Our very own Eva Schultz, Jo Malessa & Ed Maher are members of the Burlington Entertainers!  Come out for an enjoyable evening.  Tickets may be purchased at the door or in [...]

Thank You

Thank You

March 29, 2017 Dear Friends from Epworth UM Church, We are so grateful to you for passing off your used bibles to our ministry.  I am an urban evangelist and work in some of the rougher neighborhoods of Philly and Camden.  These bibles will be placed on our literature table as we visit various communities [...]

Family Activity Center

As part of our spring cleaning the goal was to clean and organize the second floor. A major corner of the large room had become a catch-all for all kinds of items. Chime tables took up another large section of floor space. After a busy Saturday morning we have reclaimed all the space to create [...]

Friday Night Sports

There has been excitement about the turnout for our hockey nights. We are going to keep up the momentum and continue to schedule Friday Nights Sports throughout the year. Every few weeks we will plan to gather for some fun and exercise. On Friday, May 5, join us at Riverton Park for an evening of [...]

Family Ministries Take Flight

Over the past few weeks, a group has gathered to discuss and organize our family ministry program. There is a consensus of all of us that expanding our family programming is an important aspect of church vitality and future growth. Several new programs are being planned for our families and be intergenerational activities. These include [...]

Movie Night

“RISEN” ~ SUNDAY, APRIL 23,  6PM Roman military tribune Clavius remains set in his ways after serving 25 years in the army. He arrives at a crossroad when he’s tasked to investigate the mystery of what happened to Jesus following the Crucifixion.  Accompanied by trusted aide Lucius, his quest to disprove rumors of a risen [...]

Be in Worship from Anywhere

If you are unable to attend service on Sunday mornings you can still be part of our worship experience. Simply go online to our website, www.palmyranjumc.org, and click on Watch Worship Live. The live stream begins about 10:10AM Sunday mornings with the call to worship. Later you can watch too as each service is archived [...]

Worship Tech Needed

On Sunday mornings we project the service so it makes it easier to participate without fumbling through the bulletin and hymnals. Our live stream of the service reaches several people at home who might otherwise not be able to be part of our worship. A new sound system is working to give all a better [...]

Keep It In The Family

SECOND SATURDAY EVENT May 13 ~ 6:30 pm—8:00 pm The Family Game How well do you know your family?   This is a “family game show” type of program involving some of our own Epworth families (each child with one of their parents).  Come out and be part of this fun evening for all ages.  We [...]

Finding Joy in the Journey

Join us on Sunday mornings as Pastor Charlie begins a new Easter sermon series.  The Finding Joy in the Journey series begins April 23rd.

Bulletin Boards to be Revamped

In the coming weeks we will be changing up a few of our bulletin boards to better serve our ministries. The large hallway bulletin board will be the place to connect with the various groups, classes and committees of the church. Each “group” within the church is  being asked to provide a brief description including [...]