Announcements for Sept 10

PRE-ORDER for Sep­tem­ber 24 BBQ!

This is a PRE-SALE of chick­en halves for $6 each. Order at the name tag table in Fel­low­ship Hall Sep­tem­ber 10 & 17 or use the form in All of Us. Orders due by noon, Sep­tem­ber 18.

Sup­port Texas flood vic­tims 

A spe­cial offer­ing will be col­lect­ed next week to sup­port relief efforts through UMCOR (Unit­ed Methodist Com­mit­tee on Relief) for the vic­tims of Hur­ri­cane Har­vey.

Donate clean­ing items for flood recov­ery

We are col­lect­ing sup­plies to pre­pare clean­ing kits for the Unit­ed Methodist Com­mit­tee on Relief, which pro­vides dis­as­ter relief around the globe. These kits are shipped to  areas in need, includ­ing the Hous­ton, Texas area. Pick up a sup­ply list at the Infor­ma­tion Cen­ter for details.

Senior Min­istries

For those going to the Sher­man House and Cort­land Reper­to­ry The­atre on Sep­tem­ber 13, please arrive at church at 9:30 a.m. for depar­ture at 10.

For those going to the Spring­side Inn and the Mer­ry Go Round Play­house on Sep­tem­ber 23, please arrive at church at 9:30 a.m. for depar­ture at 10.

The only open event of 2017 is Decem­ber 16: lunch at Phoebe’s fol­lowed by Syra­cuse Stage’s pro­duc­tion of The Wiz­ard of Oz. Infor­ma­tion is in Fel­low­ship Hall.

Sign up to feed Teen MOPS

Our church pro­vides meals for Teen MOPS meet­ings. This faith-based orga­ni­za­tion pro­vides an oppor­tu­ni­ty for teen moth­ers to gath­er for fel­low­ship and sup­port. Approx­i­mate­ly 25 par­tic­i­pants and vol­un­teer lead­ers share a meal at their Tues­day meet­ings. Sign up in Fel­low­ship Hall if you can help. Part­ner with a friend or two to share the work­load. For infor­ma­tion con­tact Kay Phillips 315–451-6619

Sup­port the Ride for Miss­ing Chil­dren

Vol­un­teers need­ed to put away tables & chairs after the ride on Sep­tem­ber 29. Sign up in Fel­low­ship Hall. Con­tact mnortman@twcny.rr.com for details.

Women’s Bible Study meets Fri­days

Women’s Bible Study meets Fri­days at church at 10 a.m. All women are invit­ed. Call Don­na Greene at 315–652-5410 or church at 315–457-5180 for infor­ma­tion.

Vol­un­teer with our Children’s Min­istry

Teach­ers, assis­tants & sup­port vol­un­teers are need­ed to nur­ture chil­dren on Sun­day morn­ings & Wednes­day evenings — week­ly, month­ly, or on an occa­sion­al basis. Con­tact Karen Gloyd at 315–457-5180 for details.

Explore the Bible in 52 weeks

Three oppor­tu­ni­ties to Jour­ney Through the Bible: Daniel Mur­phy leads the study on Sun­days at 9:30 a.m. in the Con­fer­ence Room. The same study is led by Pas­tor Homan on Mon­days at 1 p.m. and Wednes­days at 7 p.m. Reg­is­ter at our wel­come table or call the office at 315–457-5180. If you miss a ses­sion it will be repeat­ed on one of the oth­er times dur­ing the week.

Make a Joy­ful Noise: Join a choir 

Con­tact Nan­cy B. James at 315–457-5180.

Chan­cel Choir (adults) rehears­es Thurs­days at 7 p.m. & Sun­days at 9 a.m.

Wes­ley Bell Ringers (teens & adults) rehears­es Thurs­days at 6 p.m.

Alleluia Choir (jr., sr. high) rehearsals TBA.

Spir­it Singers (youth) rehears­es Sun­days 10:40–11 a.m.

New Mem­ber ori­en­ta­tions begin today

Any­one inter­est­ed in becom­ing a mem­ber of Liv­er­pool First UMC is encour­aged to attend ori­en­ta­tion meet­ings Sep­tem­ber 10, 17, & 24, at 12:15 in the con­fer­ence room, to pre­pare for recep­tion into mem­ber­ship on Octo­ber 15. A light lunch is pro­vid­ed.