Announcements for April 22, 2018

Fam­i­ly Movie Event: Won­der — Sun­day, April 29

12 — 3 pm in the church The­ater Room — FREE! Includes lunch.


Sophie Graze Schol­ar­ship appli­ca­tions avail­able

Sophie Graze Church Schol­ar­ships are award­ed to grad­u­at­ing
high school seniors and, for 2018, return­ing stu­dents for their sec­ond year of high­er edu­ca­tion. Karen Gloyd can answer ques­tions. Appli­ca­tions due May 15. Con­tact Kate in the church office at 315–457-5180 or for appli­ca­tion.


Dinner/Fundraising Com­mit­tee extends thanks

Thanks to all who par­tic­i­pat­ed in our chick­en & bis­cuit and fish din­ners. Togeth­er we raised $2000 for min­istries! Plan to attend and/or help with chick­en bar­be­cues: June 2, July 19, & August 16.


Senior Min­istries update — new trips planned

Check our table in Fel­low­ship Hall. Two new trips are sched­uled.


Like to sew? Help fin­ish quilts at your home

The LFUMC Prayer Quilt Min­istry needs peo­ple to sew at home
to attach bind­ing to quilts. Con­tact Jean Jack­son at 315–635-7863.


Bless­ings in a Back­pack col­lec­tion: break­fast bars

Bless­ings in a Back­pack is col­lect­ing break­fast bars in April. They must not con­tain nuts. Sug­ges­tions are at the col­lec­tion box.


Olive­branch invites every­one to April 23 pro­gram

John Fer­ri­ni from Vacumns Galore shares his col­lec­tion of old clean­ing machines. Pro­gram starts at 7:15 pm.

May 21 Olive­branch — Project Christi­na. Pre­sen­ters: Ononda­ga Coun­ty Divi­sion of Chil­dren & Fam­i­ly Ser­vices Com­mu­ni­ty Liai­son Sarah East­er­ly and Train­ing Coor­di­na­tor Erin Gessi­ni.


Project Christi­na dona­tions sup­port fos­ter chil­dren

Bless fos­ter chil­dren by donat­ing stuffed toys, tote bags, and books. Infor­ma­tion is with the col­lec­tion box in Fel­low­ship Hall.


Inter­est­ed in join­ing LFUMC?

To become a church mem­ber, con­tact Pas­tor Bri­an Homan or the church office staff at 315–457-5180.


Knit or cro­chet with Prayer­ful Threads
Mem­bers of the Prayer­ful Threads group knit or cro­chet scarves, hats and mit­tens for peo­ple in need, and blan­kets and sweaters for chil­dren that are bap­tized in our church. Join them on the first and third Sun­days of each month at 2 pm, or work on your own at home and coor­di­nate with facil­i­ta­tor Paula Lam­ber­son. Call the church at 315–457-5180 for infor­ma­tion.
Let us know if you need a meal
If you are recov­er­ing from ill­ness, surgery or injury you may appre­ci­ate home-cooked meals. If you wish to receive meals from church vol­un­teers, con­tact the church at 315–457-5180.
5 cents makes a dif­fer­ence to our youth pro­grams
Donate 5‑cent return­able bot­tles & cans to church, or to MSK Returns on Rt. 57, for the LFUMC Youth account for Chris­t­ian Edu­ca­tion & Fam­i­ly Min­istries.


Reserve a Sun­day to pur­chase Altar Flow­ers
If you wish to order altar flow­ers in mem­o­ry or hon­or of some­one, call the church at 315–457-5180 to reserve a Sun­day. Rec­og­nize birth­days, anniver­saries, and oth­er spe­cial occa­sions. You may take the flow­ers after the 11 am ser­vice that day. Church staff order the flow­ers from a local florist, and you are billed direct­ly by the florist. You may sug­gest pre­ferred col­ors and flow­ers if avail­able.


How to con­tact church staff by email

Dr. Bri­an Homan      

Karen Gloyd                

Kate Smith                   

Eliz­a­beth Men­gel    

Nan­cy B. James                          

Bill Young                      



Today                                         8:15 am Prayer & Holy Com­mu­nion

9:15 am Dis­cov­ery Zone for Chil­dren

9:30 am Adult Sun­day School

9:30 am Nurs­ery Care Avail­able

9:30 am Wor­ship

10:40 am Spir­it Singers Choir Rehearsal

11am pm Nurs­ery Care Avail­able

11am pm Wor­ship


Mon­day       12 pm PEACE Inc. Senior Nutri­tion Lunch

1 pm Explore the Bible

2:30 pm Prayer Part­ners

5:30 pm Olive­branch Women’s Group Din­ner

7:15 pm His­to­ry of Clean­ing Pre­sen­ta­tion

6 pm Care­givers & Lay Ser­vants


Wednes­day 7 pm Explore the Bible


Thurs­day     6 pm Bell Choir Rehearsal

7 pm Chan­cel Choir Rehearsal


Today’s Wor­ship Leader

Charles McCh­es­ney


Today’s Greeters

Deb­bie Chriss­ley & Ron­i­ca Put­man


An infant and nurs­ing mother’s room is locat­ed on the low­er lev­el near the ele­va­tor clos­est to the sanc­tu­ary.
The ser­vice is broad­cast live.


The use of all music has been secured
by per­mis­sion CCLI #3230039