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Dinner with Eight – February 1 or 2

Do you enjoy eating? Do you enjoy spending time with friends? Would you like to get to know some folks from our church family a little better? If the answer is yes, then do we have a deal for you! … Continue reading

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Small Group Training

Are you interested in or curious about leading a Bible study, small group, or a Sunday School class? Join us on Saturday, January 26 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM for a small group leader workshop. We’ll talk about starting … Continue reading

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Mission Trip – February 21 – 23

Save the dates! We’re heading for Syracuse from February 21 – 23 (Thuesdsay – Saturday of Winter Break) for a short term Mission Trip. We’ll visit the ROAD, a new faith community, and help them make sandwiches for hungry people … Continue reading

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January newsletter

Star Gifts – Epiphany 2019 This Epiphany Sunday, January 6th, we’ll be trying something new – to us, at least! We’ll be giving out “Star Gifts” during worship, a word for you to mediate on and use for reflection and … 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

January/February Study – Join us for a 6 week study beginning on Wednesday, January 16th at 6pm. We’ll be reading together a book called Holy Contradictions that will help us prepare our hearts and spirits as The United Methodist Church … 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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