Weekly News May 26, 2019
Worship Schedule for First United Church
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
On Sunday, May 26 2019, we welcome into the Body of Christ, through the Sacrament of Baptism:
Thomas Michael Dyer, son of Tanya Osmond and Michael Dyer.
Thank you to the United Church Women for donating the Baptism Candles and the Canadian Bible Society for donating the Children’s Bibles.
June, July, August
Things are slowing down for the summer season and, as in previous years, we will be reverting to a Monthly Newsletter on our website commencing June 2nd until September 8th.
We are in the process of redoing some of our documents and forms some of which will be made available online. You'll find copies of Reports, Documents and Forms under Resources in the main menu.
The Baptism Request Form has been added to the website. Click Here to download the form or go to Resources in the main menu.
Building Fund Sunday
The last Sunday of the month has been designated as Building Fund Sunday. If you would like to make a contribution, envelopes are available in the church pews or you can donate online. (Be sure to include a message that it is to be used toward the Building Fund).
Thank you for your continued support.
UCW/MEN’S CLUB: The UCW/Men’s Club are reminded of our visit to Ruby Manor Monday, May 27th at 7 pm for an evening of entertainment with the residents.
QUILTING GROUP: The Quilting Group will meet Monday night, Monday, May 27th at 7:30 pm in Trinity Hall. Our June Meetings are scheduled for June 10th and 24th
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.
SAVE THE DATE
More information to follow!
We are a welcoming, spirit-filled community of Christians
spreading God’s love
through worship, caring, sharing and outreach.
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.
Our Recipe Collection is growing!
The goal is to reach 100 by the end of the summer!
Don't forget to send us your favourite recipe. We promise to get them online withing 48 hours.
Check our collection: Click Here Recipes from our Congregation (on this website: http://www.firstunitedchurchmp.ca/recipes-from-our-congregation/
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
Website: 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.
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