Announcements for January 14, 2018

Olive­branch & Bless­ings in a Back­pack — Jan­u­ary 22

Olive­branch Women’s Group will have speak­ers share how they became involved in the nation­wide ini­tia­tive, Bless­ings in a Back­pack, and the impact they have made at Sey­mour school. Join us on Jan­u­ary 22 for din­ner ($5) at 5:30 pm or just the pre­sen­ta­tion at 7:15 pm — every­one is wel­come. Call the church at 315–457-5180 by Jan­u­ary 19 at 11 am to make din­ner reser­va­tions.

Now col­lect­ing: mac­a­roni & cheese

For Jan­u­ary & Feb­ru­ary, Bless­ings in a Back­pack is col­lect­ing sin­gle-serve microwave­able mac­a­roni & cheese. Good prices are at Nichols & Aldi.

Mis­sion Trip infor­ma­tion meet­ing — today at 1 pm

Join a team of vol­un­teers from Liv­er­pool First UMC to trav­el to Ken­tucky dur­ing spring break, April 21–29, to serve peo­ple in
need in the moun­tains of rur­al Appalachia. Peo­ple with all skills
are need­ed, ages 13 and old­er. Come to an infor­ma­tion meet­ing today at 1 pm in the church Memo­r­i­al Lounge to learn more.

Chick­en & Bis­cuits served Sat­ur­day, Jan­u­ary 27

Serv­ing is 4 to 6 pm or sold out. Menu is chick­en & gravy over but­ter­milk bis­cuit, veg­etable, tossed sal­ad, dessert, & bev­er­age. Adults — $11. Ages 6–12 — $5. Chil­dren 5 & younger — FREE.
Take-outs avail­able.

Lots of help need­ed for Jan­u­ary 27 din­ner

Please see the Fel­low­ship Hall bul­letin board to sign up.
This din­ner is com­ing up SOON! Thank you!

Reserve a Sun­day to pur­chase Altar Flow­ers

If you would like to buy altar flow­ers in mem­o­ry or hon­or of
some­one spe­cial in your life, call the church at 315–457-5180
to reserve a Sun­day. Dates for 2018 are fill­ing up fast.

2018 Offer­ing Envelopes are in the narthex 

Please pick up offer­ing envelopes in the back of the sanc­tu­ary. They are arranged in alpha­bet­i­cal order.

Memo­r­i­al Ser­vice for Willie Clapp — Jan­u­ary 21

We will cel­e­brate the life of Willie Clapp in a memo­r­i­al ser­vice on Sun­day, Jan­u­ary 21 at 1 pm. Willie was a long-time mem­ber who sang in the choir.

Delta Son­ic Win­ter Car Care Coupons

If you pur­chased car care coupons already, remem­ber that you have until Feb­ru­ary 6 to get $5 off each ser­vice. After that, you have until April 6 to use for $2 off. If you would like to keep your car less salty, we have coupons left to pur­chase.

Desk Avail­able for Dona­tion

A stur­dy met­al desk in good con­di­tion is avail­able for a dona­tion. Per­fect for home office or kids’ home­work. Con­tact Kate in the office (315–457-5180) dur­ing the week or Sue Slenker on Sun­days. You must arrange to move.

Souper Bowl Sun­day — Feb­ru­ary 4

Let’s make Super Bowl Sun­day super for those in need this win­ter. Bring in cans of soup to help fill the shelves at the Liv­er­pool Food Pantry between now and Feb­ru­ary 4.

Dri­ve Thru His­to­ry — Wednes­days at 6:30 p.m.

Attend this video series to see the sto­ry of Jesus at more than 50 ancient sites as record­ed in the Gospels. Come any week or every week. Dessert pro­vid­ed.

5 Cents Makes a Dif­fer­ence!

Please bring 5‑cent return­able bot­tles & cans to church, or to MSK Returns on Rt. 57, where our LFUMC Youth account sup­ports Chris­t­ian Edu­ca­tion and Fam­i­ly Min­istry pro­grams.

Week­ly Bible Stud­ies return this week

Our three Bible Stud­ies, Through the Bible meet week­ly. Join us Mon­days at 1 pm, Wednes­days at 7 pm, and Sun­days at 9:30 am
in the Con­fer­ence Room.

Senior Min­istries 2018 events

The 2018 sched­ule of events is avail­able along with detailed fly­ers of each event. Please stop by our table in Fel­low­ship Hall.

Project Christi­na update

If you con­tributed to Project Christi­na in 2017 and you wish to use the dona­tion as a write off on your income tax­es, pick up a let­ter from Social Ser­vices on our table in Fel­low­ship Hall. Please con­tin­ue to bless unfor­tu­nate chil­dren with your gifts of stuffed toys, reuse­able tote bags and books. The col­lec­tion box is on the table.