Announcements for August 6, 2017

Sum­mer Wor­ship Times

Our sum­mer sched­ule fea­tures two ser­vices:
•  Prayer & com­mu­nion at 8:15 a.m. in the chapel
•  Tra­di­tion­al ser­vice at 9:30 a.m. in the sanc­tu­ary

9:30 a.m. Sum­mer Sun­day School

• Nurs­ery care for infants

• 3 & 4 year olds meet in 3 yr. class room

• K‑6th grades meet in 3rd & 4th grade class­room

• 7–12 grades meet in Memo­r­i­al Lounge

Women’s Fri­day Morn­ing Bible Study

A women’s Bible study meets at Don­na Greene’s home in Pinegate South, 8475 Big Cone Path, Fri­days at 10 a.m. Call 315–652-5410 for direc­tions.

5 Cents Makes a Dif­fer­ence!

As you pick up from pic­nics and par­ties, con­sid­er bring­ing your 5‑cent return­able bot­tles and cans to either the church, or MSK Returns on Rt. 57 near Wet­zel Rd. We have an account there, and mon­ey earned sup­ports Chris­t­ian Edu­ca­tion pro­grams.

Senior Min­istries event — Decem­ber 16

Senior cit­i­zens may gath­er Sat­ur­day, Decem­ber 16, for lunch at Phoebe’s Restau­rant at 1:30 p.m., and a 3 p.m. per­for­mance of The Wiz­ard of Oz at Syra­cuse Stage — $50 per per­son. See the dis­play in Fel­low­ship Hall for details.

Project Christi­na — toys for chil­dren

Pur­chase a $5 stuffed toy at Kohl’s and child-friend­ly tote bags for Ononda­ga Coun­ty Social Ser­vices Fos­ter Care Divi­sion. When chil­dren are removed from their home a toy is giv­en to them to help ease their pain. Please place them in the red col­lec­tion box in Fel­low­ship Hall.

Explore the Bible in 52 weeks

Pas­tor Bri­an Homan is lead­ing a jour­ney through the Bible on Sun­days at 11 a.m. & Wednes­days at 7 p.m. Call 315–457-5810 for details or come any time.

New Mem­ber Care min­istry form­ing

We are cre­at­ing a team to pro­vide meals for those recu­per­at­ing from surgery or ill­ness. Diane and Tom Pelkey will coor­di­nate this min­istry. Con­tact the church at 315–457-5180 if you would like to pro­vide meals.

Join a choir

If you feel called to share your musi­cal gifts with our con­gre­ga­tion through one of the groups list­ed below, con­tact Nan­cy B. James, Direc­tor of Music Min­istries or call the church at 315–457-5180.

Chan­cel Choir (age 18+), rehears­es Thurs­days 7–8:30 p.m., and Sun­day morn­ings at 9 a.m., singing at both the 9:30 & 11 ser­vices.

Wes­ley Bell Ringers (teens & adults), rehears­es Thurs­days 6–7 p.m., and plays once a month in both ser­vices.

Alleluia Choir (Junior and Senior High ages), rehearsals TBA, sing in both ser­vices once a month.

Spir­it Singers, (youth), rehears­es Sun­days 10:40–11 a.m. and per­forms in both ser­vices when they are ready.

Thank you mes­sage from Car­ol Minsker

Thank you to every­one that sent beau­ti­ful birth­day cards and well wish­es. I think of all of you often and hope that you are well. — Car­ol Minsker

Master’s Touch Chorale — Octo­ber 8

Reserve Sun­day, Octo­ber 8, at 6 p.m. to attend a con­cert by The Master’s Touch Chorale at LFUMC.

Women’s Bible Study Break­fast — Octo­ber 14

Sat­ur­day, Octo­ber 14, 9 — 11 a.m. A study will focus on Rebekah from the Book of Gen­e­sis.

Ush­ers need­ed on Sun­day morn­ings

Ush­ers are need­ed to assist on Sun­day morn­ings. Please sign up on the sheet post­ed in Fel­low­ship Hall or con­tact Ed Betts at 315–373-7718 or Tom Pelkey at 315–559-3832.