Weekly News May 12, 2019

Bake Sale 2019Don't Forget!

The Afternoon Tea and Bake Sale starts at 2 pm today

First United Church Mount Pearl
221 Park Avenue

 

ChristiFamily Sunday First UnitedChristian Family Sunday
May 12, 2019

Gifts with VisionGIFTS WITH VISION: This Mother’s Day, thank Mom with a world-changing gift from Gifts with Vision. When you give through Gifts with Vision, you show your appreciation to a loved one, and at the same time help support life-giving initiatives in Canada or around the world. There are a wide variety of gifts you can give. To donate go to www.giftswithvision.ca

Worship Schedule for First United Church

May 12th 11 am Christian Family Sunday
May 19th 11 am 5th Sunday of Easter
May 26th 11 am 6th Sunday of Easter
June 2nd 11 am 7th Sunday of Easter
June 9th 11 am Pentecost Sunday
June 16th 11 am Trinity Sunday
June 23rd 11 am 2nd Sunday after Pentecost
June 30th 11 am 3rd Sunday after Pentecost, Baptism

 

 

 

ConfirmationConfirmation Classes

Information Meeting - May 12th
(after regular worship service)

Are you considering becoming part of the United Church of Canada? Anyone wishing to have their child confirmed or any adult wishing to be confirmed this year are asked to please call the church office over the next week at 368-2194.

There will be an information meeting on May 12th after regular worship service.

Florrie's 99th BirthdayLast Sunday we joined with Florrie and her family to celebrate her birthday.
She was 99 years old on May 9, 2019.

From all of us at First United

Happy Birthday Florrie!

Thank you from Pennells We could not have done it without you!

To everyone who helped make Mom's 99th Birthday Party a memorable one, thank you!

From Linda, Wayne and families

Florrie Pennell 2019

Florrie Pennell

Florrie with her son and daughter, Wayne and Linda

Florrie with her son and daughter, Wayne and Linda

Florrie with son Wayne and his wife Joan 2019

Florrie with her son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Joan

Florie with daughter Linda and grandsons Blair and Scott

Florie with daughter Linda and grandsons Blair and Scott

UCW logoUCW REMINDER

We will be having our regular monthly meeting May 13th at 7:30 pm in the Sanctuary. Please remember to bring your personal care items. New members always welcome!

QUILTING GROUP: The next meeting of the Quilting Group which was to be May 14th has been CANCELLED because of the Provincial Elections. The quilting session will be rescheduled.  We'll be in touch.

BOOK CLUB: The next meeting of the Book Club will be May 29th at 7 pm in the Church Sanctuary. The book we are discussing is ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ by Gail Honeyman. All are welcome.

October 19 - Anniversary

Anniversary Dinner

SAVE THE DATE

More information to follow!

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Upcoming Events

May
26
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Building Fund Sunday  The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. Envelopes are available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. Thank you for your continued support.
May
27
Mon
7:00 pm UCW/MEN’S CLUB VISIT RUBY MANOR @ Ruby Manor
UCW/MEN’S CLUB VISIT RUBY MANOR @ Ruby Manor
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The UCW/Men’s Club are reminded of our visit to Ruby Manor on May 27th at 7 pm for an evening of entertainment with the residents.
May
29
Wed
7:00 pm Book Club @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Book Club @ First United Church, Sanctuary
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The next meeting of the Book Club will be May 29th at 7 pm in the Church Sanctuary. The book we are discussing is ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ by Gail Honeyman. All are welcome.
Jun
2
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary | Mount Pearl | Newfoundland and Labrador | Canada
Food Bank Sunday at First United Church: The first Sunday of the month has been designated as Food Bank Sunday. All donations go to Bridges to Hope. Members of the congregation are asked to bring along any non-perishable food items
Jun
30
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Building Fund Sunday  The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. Envelopes are available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. Thank you for your continued support.
Jul
7
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary | Mount Pearl | Newfoundland and Labrador | Canada
Food Bank Sunday at First United Church: The first Sunday of the month has been designated as Food Bank Sunday. All donations go to Bridges to Hope. Members of the congregation are asked to bring along any non-perishable food items
Jul
28
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Building Fund Sunday  The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. Envelopes are available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. Thank you for your continued support.
Aug
4
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary | Mount Pearl | Newfoundland and Labrador | Canada
Food Bank Sunday at First United Church: The first Sunday of the month has been designated as Food Bank Sunday. All donations go to Bridges to Hope. Members of the congregation are asked to bring along any non-perishable food items
Aug
25
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Building Fund Sunday  The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. Envelopes are available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. Thank you for your continued support.
Sep
1
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary | Mount Pearl | Newfoundland and Labrador | Canada
Food Bank Sunday at First United Church: The first Sunday of the month has been designated as Food Bank Sunday. All donations go to Bridges to Hope. Members of the congregation are asked to bring along any non-perishable food items

Turkey teas 2019Toasty Turkey Tea Take Out - a SUCCESS!

Business orders - 411
Individual orders - 259
TOTAL 670

A special thank you to EVERYONE who helped out with our Turkey Teas.

Food Bank Sunday at First United Church - June 2nd:  The first Sunday of the month has been designated as Food Bank Sunday. Members of the congregation are asked to bring along any non-perishable food items and place them in the bin in the church vestibule. Envelopes are also available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. You can also visit their website, www.bridgestohope.ca, to make a donation online.

Building Fund Sunday - May 26th: The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. Envelopes are available in the church pews if you would like to make a contribution. Thank you for your continued support.

Beverage Container Recycling

Reminder to Support SNAC

SNAC, our Youth Group, Collects Recyclables.  The Beverage Container Recycling is an ongoing project for SNAC. They use the proceeds to help fund their activities.

If you would like to drop off your beverage recycling at the church, here’s what can be recycled: aluminum can; plastic containers; glass bottles; steel cans; drink boxes (tetra); mini sips (drink pouches) etc. (Please wash out all bottles and remove all caps before dropping them off.)  Please note: we are requesting beverage containers only!

From SNAC to all those who participate - Thank you for your support!


Stay informed with what's going on at First United

Stay InformedWebsite: www.firstunitechchurchmp.ca   Our website is updated on an ongoing basis with upcoming meetings and events being posted to the Calendar as soon as information becomes available.  Also, with the exception of the months of July and August, we prepare a weekly e-newsletter under News and Things in the main menu. 

Facebook Page - First United Church Mount Pearl:  We post to our Facebook Page on a regular basis, sharing some of our photos, other posts that may be of interest and keeping you up to date.

Constant Contact E-Mails:   Are you on our email distribution list?  If not , why not take a moment to sign-up (click here to complete and send the form).  Your email address will be included in our Constant Contact e-mail distribution list to receive information and updates on what's happening in the life of our Church. 

 


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