Announcements for October 7, 2018

World Com­mu­nion Sun­day Offer­ing for Shared Min­istries

Today is World Com­mu­nion Sun­day, when we cel­e­brate Chris­t­ian Uni­ty and Coop­er­a­tion. Unit­ed Methodists around the globe ben­e­fit from our sup­port on these days. Please con­sid­er a dona­tion to our Shared Min­istry, which sup­ports this and oth­er efforts, by using the envelopes in the pews. Thank you!


All are invit­ed to a spe­cial pre­sen­ta­tion — Octo­ber 9 at 7 pm

Join us on Tues­day to hear Rev. Dr. Aaron Bouwens, Direc­tor of Vital Con­gre­ga­tions for the UNY Con­fer­ence of the UMC, lead a con­ver­sa­tion about the life cycle of a church, and where we can go from here.


Ush­ers need­ed dur­ing 9:30 and 11 am wor­ship ser­vices

Please sign up on sheets post­ed on the board in Fel­low­ship Hall.


Senior Min­istries: For those trav­el­ing to Arcade on Oct. 13

Arrive at LFUMC at 8 am for depar­ture at 8:30 am (return at 6 pm). Snacks pro­vid­ed, but you may bring addi­tion­al snacks, small cool­ers, blan­kets or pil­lows.


DELTA, for grades 3–6, meets Wednes­days at 6:30 pm

Con­tact Karen at 315–457-5180 or for infor­ma­tion about this Chris­t­ian pro­gram for learn­ing and fun.


Hos­pi­tal­i­ty and Fel­low­ship Team vol­un­teers need­ed

The Team will par­tic­i­pate in the Mem­ber­ship Dri­ve by pro­vid­ing brown­ies to be deliv­ered on a month­ly basis to new vis­i­tors attend­ing our Sun­day wor­ship. We need vol­un­teers to help deliv­er. Con­tact Kate in the church office if you will help. Thank you for help­ing us wel­come vis­i­tors into our church fam­i­ly.

Olive­branch to hon­or our pas­tors at Octo­ber 22 din­ner
For Cler­gy Appre­ci­a­tion Month, Pas­tors Bri­an, Pen­ny, Can­dace, and Blessed have been invit­ed to dine with the Olive­branch Women’s Group. The Adop­tion Bears has been resched­uled to March so we can all attend the Charge Con­fer­ence as our pro­gram. All women are invit­ed to attend. Make reser­va­tion by noon, Octo­ber 19.


Please sup­port Cri­sis Care/Pastor’s Dis­cre­tionary Fund

We could use your extra giv­ing to assist our neigh­bors in need.