Announcements for September 9, 2018

Wor­ship brain­storm ses­sion, Sep­tem­ber 10, 5–7 pm
All are invit­ed; a light meal will be pro­vid­ed. Reserve a meal at 315–457-5180 or


Wednes­day evening wor­ship begins Sep­tem­ber 19

An infor­mal ser­vice of praise, prayer and the word will be offered at 7 pm in the sanc­tu­ary. It will include pop­u­lar hymns and con­tem­po­rary praise songs. Pas­tor Homan will pro­vide a teach­ing.


Tour the Nation­al Parks- Mon­day, Sep­tem­ber 24
Olive­branch Women’s Group offers a pho­to tour of nation­al parks led by retired sci­ence teacher Lynn Davis. Learn about the Red Rocks of Sedona, Grand Canyon, Zion, Bear Lake Sum­mit, Grand Tetons, Yel­low­stone, Mount Rush­more, and more. Women are invit­ed for appe­tiz­ers at 5:30 pm, din­ner at 6 pm, and/or pro­gram at 7:15 pm. Cost is $5 for the meal. Reserve a meal at or 315–457-5180 by Sep­tem­ber 21.


Olive­branch Women’s Group 2018–2019 Sched­ule
Pro­gram book­let avail­able to all women at the sanc­tu­ary doors
before and fol­low­ing ser­vice and in Fel­low­ship Hall.


New small group form­ing for par­ents

For par­ents of infants, col­lege stu­dents, and every­one in between. Gath­er for food, fel­low­ship, and to sup­port one anoth­er in par­ent­ing. Call Karen Gloyd at 315–457-5180 for details.


Church Library News
Please return books and CDs soon for oth­ers to enjoy. Thanks!


Vol­un­teer need­ed to lead Spir­it Singers children’s choir

Speak to Nan­cy: 315–457-5180 and


Adult and teen bell ringers need­ed in Wes­ley Bell Choir

Must have music read­ing abil­i­ty and be able to attend Thurs­day rehearsal and ring one Sun­day per month.  Becky: 315–457-5180.


Senior Min­istries Update

For those attend­ing the motor coach trip to The Wind­mill on Sep­tem­ber 22, arrive at St. Joseph the Work­er Church park­ing lot at 8:45 am for depar­ture at 9 am sharp. Return around 5:30 pm.