Announcements for August 12, 2018

Con­tri­bu­tions need­ed for Pastor’s Dis­cre­tionary Fund

Please con­sid­er sup­port­ing the fund that is used to assist peo­ple
in need, and to fund new min­istry ini­tia­tives. Write: pastor’s dis­cre­tionary fund on your offer­ing check or giv­ing enve­lope.

 

Vol­un­teer need­ed to direct children’s choir

Spir­it Singers Children’s Choir needs a direc­tor. If called to lead, con­tact Nan­cy B. James, Direc­tor of Music Min­istries, 315–457-5180.

 

Bell ringers need­ed in Wes­ley Bell Choir

Ringers (adults and high school age) must have music read­ing abil­i­ty and be able to attend Thurs­day rehearsals at 6 pm. The choir rings one Sun­day per month in wor­ship. Call the church at 315–457-5180 or speak to Direc­tor Becky Dun­stone if inter­est­ed.

 

Bless­ings in a Back­pack col­lect­ing food and funds

The Liv­er­pool chap­ter pro­vides week­end food for qual­i­fy­ing stu­dents at Sey­mour School in Syra­cuse. Food col­lec­tions are ongo­ing, but finan­cial sup­port is need­ed when food dona­tions fall short. Con­sid­erspon­sor­ing a child for a year of hunger-free week­ends ($100). Checks, made out to LFUMC, can be placed in the col­lec­tion plate or dropped off at the office. BIB #1854 should be writ­ten in the memo line.

July col­lec­tion: Chef Boyardee meals

 

Vol­un­teers need­ed for August 16 dri­ve up BBQ

Sign up in Fel­low­ship Hall to vol­un­teer on August 15 & 16.
Reserve chick­en at the infor­ma­tion table in the main cor­ri­dor.

 

Admin­is­tra­tive Coun­cil Meet­ing — August 13 at 7 pm

All church mem­bers may attend; all com­mit­tee chairs are expect­ed. Only coun­cil mem­bers may vote, but all may join.

 

Senior Min­istries plans for August 20 trip to Auburn

For those signed up (Sher­man House Restau­rant & Mer­ry Go Round The­ater), arrive at church at 9:45 am. Return at 5:30 pm.

 

Help sup­port Teen MOPS with meals at their meet­ings
Pre­pare or pur­chase meals for the teen moth­ers of preschool­ers that meet at our church.Work as an indi­vid­ual, a com­mit­tee, with your pew bud­dies, or family/friends.If you don’t want to cook, they appre­ci­ate piz­za and gift cards to pur­chase food. Sign up in Fel­low­ship Hall, con­tact Kay Phillips, or call 315–457-5180.

 

School sup­plies need­ed; details at col­lec­tion box

Brown Memo­r­i­al UMC has request­ed our help in meet­ing the needs of Syracuse’s West­side neigh­bor­hood chil­dren for school sup­plies. A list of items and a drop-off box are in Fel­low­ship Hall.