Weekly News May 5, 2019

Worship Schedule for First United Church

May 5tth 11 am Service led by Men’s Club with Blended Voices
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.

Birthday Invitation Florrie Pennell is celebrating her 99th birthday

Her family will be hosting an

Open House
May 5th from 2-4:00 pm in Trinity Hall

We would like for you to come join us as we celebrate this special occasion.
BEST WISHES ONLY PLEASE!


 

The UCW is hosting the Annual Spring Afternoon Tea and Bake Sale on May 11th (2pm - 4 pm), Trinity Hall, First United Church Mount Pearl. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children. 

Come on over!
Get your tickets at the door
(doors open at 1:30 pm)
Stock up on your baked goods and more!
Have a cup of tea, a cookie, muffin (or maybe both) and enjoy a couple of hours of fellowship!


Want to Contribute Items for the Sale?

If you would like to donate items for the bake sale and other sale tables, we would certainly appreciate it.  Just drop the items off at the church on Thursday or Friday, May 9th and 10th from 9 am – 1:00 pm or  7 pm– 8 pm on Friday night.

Food Bank Sunday at First United Church - May 5th:  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.

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!

Upcoming Events

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
Sep
29
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Sep 29 @ 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.
Oct
6
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Oct 6 @ 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
Oct
19
Sat
5:30 pm Anniversary Dinner @ First United Church, Trinity Hall
Anniversary Dinner @ First United Church, Trinity Hall
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Keep the Date for our  Anniversary Dinner.  More information to follow!
Oct
27
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Oct 27 @ 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.
Nov
3
Sun
11:00 am Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Food Bank Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Nov 3 @ 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
Nov
24
Sun
11:00 am Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Building Fund Sunday @ First United Church, Sanctuary
Nov 24 @ 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.
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Food Bank Sunday at First United Church - May 5th:  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!

Thanks to Corcoran Family for this week's wonderful recipe ...

Pepper Steak!  Easy and MOUTH WATERING!

Check our collection: Click Here Recipes from our Congregation (on this website: http://www.firstunitedchurchmp.ca/recipes-from-our-congregation/
Recipe Collection - First United

Our Latest Feature Article
With a Twinkle in his eyes

Some know him as Mr. Thistle; some as Steve; some as Uncle Steve
Others know him as Dad, or Pop Thistle or Big Pop Thistle

Click here to read the article!


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. 

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