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Vacation Bible School- July 22 – 26

Please save these dates! More information will be posted when it is available. VBS will meet at First UMC Gouverneur this year, we partner with St. James Parish. 9 AM – 12 Noon. If you would like to volunteer, please … Continue reading

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Chicken BBQ – June 1

Calling all Chicken BBQ Lovers! Call the church office (315-287-2440) or email (firstumcgouverneur@gmail.com) now to reserve your dinners! Eat in and take outs available beginning at 12 Noon until 4 PM or sold out. $10.00/meal.

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Indoor Household Sale – June 1

We are now collecting items for the UMW Household Sale to be held Saturday, June 1 from 9 AM – 4 PM. Any items for a household, no clothing or shoes. Donations may be dropped off in Room 103 during … Continue reading

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May Newsletter

Worship as a Spiritual Discipline By Nancy Dibelius, Assistant Director of Vital Congregations for Spiritual Life, reprinted from The Bridge of the Upper New York Annual Conference Spiritual disciplines are a means by which we “get away” with Jesus, “walk” … Continue reading

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Supper and Study

SOur next Bible Study starts on Wednesday, May 15that6pm.Each week we’ll gather for a light meal and brief look at the upcoming scriptures for worship. In May, our focus is Rising Strong. We’ve experienced the joy of resurrection on Easter … Continue reading

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Blessings Box

Blessing Box – have you seen the Blessings Box outside the church Key Bank entrance?  This box (cabinet) is meant to provide non-perishable food items and toiletries for folks with an immediate need.  Take what you need, give what you … Continue reading

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Bible Study Opportunities

SUPPER AND STUDY – Our next Bible study starts on Wednesday, May 15 at 6 PM.  Each week we will gather for a light meal and brief look at the upcoming scriptures for worship.  In May our focus is Rising … Continue reading

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What’s next at First UMC?

Meet Jesus Sunday School – classes for all ages begin at 10 AM.    All parents/guardians must complete a registration form for students.   We’ve got a great group of teachers, classes for Kindergarten students – Adults.  Child care is available … Continue reading

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Returnable cans and bottles

Do you have bottles and cans to return? It is easy to drop off your cans/bottles at the  Bottle Redemption Center, 470 East Main Street, Gouverneur. Please tell them you would like the First UMC Gouverneur to receive the proceeds … Continue reading

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Nursery care available

The church nursery is open on Sunday mornings.  JoAnne Crandall is our Nursery Coordinator, the staff includes Lori Chambers, Mandi Dake and Tara Barbarito.   The nursery is open from 9:45 through the conclusion of the 11 AM worship time.  You … Continue reading

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