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Camping Sunday Potluck – March 24

Plan to join us after worship for a summer picnic potluck fellowship. Please bring your favorite picnic/camp dish to pass. We will enjoy celebrating our involvement and support of Christian summer camps on Sunday March 24. This is a great … Continue reading

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March newsletter

Lent 2019 – Pray * Fast * Give What Is Lent? Lent is the 40 day season preceding Easter, not including Sundays. Lent is a season when we seek to walk with Jesus as he travels the way of the … Continue reading

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Cantata rehearsals begin

Rehearsals will begin on Sunday, February 17, 3 PM – 4:30 PM. The Song Everlasting is a sacred cantata based on early American songs. All rehearsals will be at First UMC. There are no auditions, high school age students and … Continue reading

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Dance Rehearsals

Crazy Faith Dancers will be presenting a liturgical dance on Palm Sunday, April 14. This will be a slow flowy dance, newcomers of all ages welcome. Please have your child sign up for the dance ministry. Rehearsals have started but … 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

LENT SOUP, STUDY AND COMMUNION – Each Wednesday during Lent we will will have a weekly gathering for soup, study and communion.  We’ll focus on this year’s Lenten theme “At the Table with Jesus”.  Join us Wednesdays at 6 PM, … 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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