Sparkling Saints Support Group -this women’s group meets monthly in Brown Chapel. Next meeting, Thursday, August 2 at 6:00 PM. Do you have burdens that you carry with you daily? Are you seeking healing through a connection with God and support from friends in faith? Come and talk with other women to lift each other up and be grounded in God’s love and care. Led by Danielle Atria.
Devotional Pilates – helps you care for your body and spirit. Meets in Brown Chapel Saturday mornings at 8:30 AM for a time of reflection, prayer and Pilates. Looking for more fitness opportunities? Rip It meets Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays. Also Wednesday evenings at the track (Gouverneur Fairgrounds) at 7:30 PM. Contact Amber Ormasen for more information: email@example.com.
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A Way Forward conversation – Tuesday, July 17 at 6 PM. Check out Pastor Beth’s newsletter article in the July August newsletter (post on this website) to learn more about our denominations conversation about A Way Forward related to LGBT inclusion and the church. Join for discussion to hear about proposed changed in The United Methodist Church.
Picnic at the Lake – at Ron McDougall and Dede Scozzafava’s camp on Sylvia Lake, Mansion Grounds Road. Sunday, July 20, 3 PM. Bring a dish to pass, meat will be provided. Great time for swimming, boating and fellowship.
We’ve Got Your Back (to school) – Sunday, August 19, 1 – 3:00 PM we will be giving out school supplies. You are welcome to stop in with the list of items your child(ren) will need. Please enter the door nearest Key Bank.
We’ve Got Your Back (to school) was begun to ease the burden of parents with the cost of school supplies and to assist students to have a great start to the school year. The list of items needed has varied from year to year. If you can help by donating supplies, donating money to purchase supplies or volunteer at the event – please contact the church office (315-287-2440 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
Items needed for this year:
Backpacks zippered pencil pouches pencils
pencil/crayon boxes colored pencils ear buds
highlighters dry erase markers (fine tip and bold) wide ruled paper
blunt tip scissors single subject notebooks composition books
children’s underwear hand sanitizer deodorant
shampoo tissues bar soap
children’s socks Thank you for your help!
Friday Lunch – on Friday each week a team prepares and serves a home cooked meal to the senior citizens of our community. Meals can be consumed in Fellowship Hall (noon) or can be delivered to locations in town. Assistance is always needed – from dishwashers to delivery persons. If you would like more information about volunteering your time or would like a lunch please call the church office (315-287-2440).
Congratulations to our college and high school graduates. They were honored June 17 during the morning worship. We wish them the best in their future endeavors!
Congratulations to our confirmands! Welcome to First UMC Gouverneur!