Gleaning of the Fields — October 20 at 7:45 am
Meet at church and travel to Seneca Castle to pick squash, carrots and apples for local food pantries. Bus departs at 7:45 am and returns early afternoon. If interested, contact Eric Holmes.
Women of the Bible Breakfast — October 20 at 9 am
The United Methodist Women’s group invites women to a free breakfast buffet to hear the story of Queen Esther. Sign up in Fellowship Hall or call church at 315–457-5180 to reserve a meal.
Church Conference — Monday, October 22, at 7 pm
All church members may participate in this semi-annual meeting where leaders are elected and financial plans voted on.
Olivebranch to honor our pastors at October 22 dinner
Support and dine with Pastors Brian, Penny, Candace, and Shirley. Stay for the charge conference (Adoption Bear program rescheduled to March). All women invited. Reserve your meal at 315–457-5180 by noon, October 19. Also, bring a homemade treat (cookies, breads, candy, jelly, jam) for the Silent Auction.
Senior Ministries Updates
For those attending the October 22 motor coach trip downtown, arrive at LFUMC at 8 am. We return around 3:30 pm.Pick up a 2019 schedule of Events/Trips in Fellowship Hall.
Family Fun Festival- Sunday, October 28, 2 — 5pm
Join us for FREE family fun. Games, prizes, food, dance room, and Jeff the Magic Man’s performance. Volunteers are greatly welcome; speak with Karen Gloyd if interested. 315–751-9098.
Candy & snack donations needed for Family Ministries
Individually wrapped candy, fruit snacks, or mini packs of cookies or crackers needed. Our current need is for chocolate candy such as M&Ms, Hershey Bars, Peanut Butter Cups, etc. Donations may be left in the box in the hall outside Fellowship Hall.
Soup & music fundraiser for YoungLife — November 2
Hearty gourmet soups, bread & dessert, starting at 5 pm. Concert by Harmony Katz and Katz Meow singers at 6:45 pm. $10 donation.
Election Day Pasta Dinner, November 6, 4:30 to 7 pm
Pasta & meatballs, salad, bread, desserts and beverage. Proceeds support Outreach & Missions committee work at Red Bird.
DAILY BIBLE READINGS FOR OCTOBER 15 — 21
Monday: Luke 24. 28–35
Tuesday: 1 Thessalonians 1. 2–10
Wednesday: Acts 1. 6–11
Thursday: Mark 16. 1–8
Friday: Psalm 105. 1–6
Saturday: Psalm 90
Sunday, October 21: Hebrews 10. 18–20
HAPPENING THIS WEEK
8:15 am Early Worship & Holy Communion
9:15 am Nursery & Discovery Zone
9:30 am Worship
9:30 am Adult Sunday School
11 am Worship
12 pm Senior Nutrition Luncheon
1 pm Explore the Bible Small Group Study
2:30 pm Prayer Partners
7 pm Nominations Team Meeting
10 am Prayer Quilt Ministry
6:30 pm DELTA for children in grades 3–6
6:30 pm Evening Worship Service
6 pm Dinner/Fundraising Committee
6 pm Wesley Ringers Bell Choir Rehearsal
7 pm Chancel Choir Rehearsal
6 pm LIFE at Liverpool First Youth Ministry
7:45 am Volunteers depart to glean fields
9 am Women of the Bible Breakfast