Announcements for May 6, 2018

Spring Plant Sale — May 12 in John­son Park

9 am to 3 pm Fresh hang­ing plants in time for Moth­er’s Day,
or for you! Pro­ceeds sup­port Out­reach & Mis­sion Team mis­sion projects. Cash or checks accept­ed. To vol­un­teer at the sale, sign
up on the sheet post­ed in Fel­low­ship Hall.


Fam­i­ly Min­istry needs can­dy dona­tions

We need bags of indi­vid­u­al­ly wrapped can­dy for our next events.
If eas­i­er, you may make a dona­tion in today’s offer­ing: write
can­dy on your enve­lope. Can­dy may be left in the box in the back entrance. Thank you for help­ing us reach into our com­mu­ni­ty!
Walk with LFUMC in the vil­lage parade
Join us as we walk in the Liv­er­pool Memo­r­i­al Day Parade, May 28. Meet us in front of the church next to the pur­ple doors at 9 am. Help rep­re­sent LFUMC to the com­mu­ni­ty.

Parade Prepara­tions — May 19
On Sat­ur­day, May 19 at 12 pm, join us for fun & work: assem­ble bags for the parade, enjoy lunch, movie: Fer­di­nand, fel­low­ship and ice cream sun­daes. Dur­ing the parade these bags will be hand­ed
to chil­dren, announc­ing our free Sum­mer VBS pro­gram.

Sup­port LFUMC’s camper­ship pro­gram
Help to send a child to Camp Casowas­co this sum­mer. To make a dona­tion, write camper­ship on your check or enve­lope. Chris­t­ian camp can trans­form a child’s future. Thank you for help­ing offer
a child the oppor­tu­ni­ty to grow spir­i­tu­al­ly.


Sophie Graze Schol­ar­ship appli­ca­tions due May 15

Sophie Graze 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. Con­tact
Kate at 315–457-5180 for appli­ca­tion.


Senior Min­istries events update

For those attend­ing the June 6 din­ner at Bori­o’s, pay­ment is due today! All trips are sold out except July 31 to Raque­tte Lake and Octo­ber 22 trip down­town for tour of Ononda­ga His­tor­i­cal Muse­um, lunch at Cole­man’s and vis­it to Assump­tion Church.


Sum­mer BBQs are com­ing!
Sign up today in Fel­low­ship Hall to help with the June 2 meal.

UNYUM His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety meet­ing on June 16 in Clyde

Con­tact Sue Slenker to arrange for a ride.


Olive­branch invites women to May 21 pro­gram

Learn about Project Christi­na. Guest pre­sen­ters are Ononda­ga Coun­ty Divi­sion of Chil­dren and Fam­i­ly Ser­vices Com­mu­ni­ty Liai­son Sarah East­er­ly and Train­ing Coor­di­na­tor Erin Gessi­ni. Come at 5:30 pm for din­ner or 7:15 pm for just the pro­gram. Reserve a meal by noon on May 18. 315–457-5180,


Bless­ings in a Back­pack col­lec­tion: soup

Child­hood hunger in Syra­cuse has not dimin­ished. Bless­ings in
a Back­pack
is col­lect­ing ready-to-serve soup in May & June. Any brand or type is appre­ci­at­ed, but chick­en noo­dle is a favorite! Infor­ma­tion fly­ers are avail­able at the col­lec­tion bas­ket in the hall­way, or call Jill Ertinger at 315–451-6145.


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


How to con­tact church staff by email

Dr. Bri­an Homan      

Karen Gloyd                

Kate Smith                   

Eliz­a­beth Men­gel    

Nan­cy B. James                          

Bill Young                      


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.