Beginning Sunday, July 2, worship will be in Brown Chapel at 10:00 AM. The air conditioning will be welcome on hot summer Sundays! Nursery will be available at 9:45 AM continuing through the conclusion of the worship. If you have questions please call the church office, 315-287-2440.
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Open Your Bible is a 7 week study focused on leaving participants with a greater appreciation for the Word of God, a deeper understanding of its authority, and a stronger desire to know the Bible inside and out. Please join us in a fellowship meal before the study. Children are more than welcome to attend. The study will commence on July 6, 5 PM, led by Cadie Hockenbary.
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Mission U is sponsored by the Conference United Methodist Women. There are three locations available including Cazenovia College with Carlene Doane of the Canton UMC as Dean. Conference dates are July 14 – 16 with a registration deadline of July 1. You may contact Carlene at firstname.lastname@example.org. Brochures are available in the church office.
We are hiring two additional nursery care workers to be part of our nursery care team. We desire Sunday morning and weekday evening availability to be part of the childcare coverage team for Sunday School, Worship, Studies, and Rip-It exercise ministry. Workers will work with our scheduler to provide coverage needed for events. Workers can expect 3+ hours a week of work in the nursery. Please submit resume and references to Pastor Beth at email@example.com.
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Ever ponder big-picture faith questions (e.g. Just who is God – really? What does it mean to be spiritual?) Interested in exploring them with others? Animate faith is a 7-week study opportunity in which participants will use exciting resources to dig through these and other big-picture faith questions in a meaningful and accessible way! There is a sign up sheet in the back of the sanctuary or please call the church office to indicate you would like to attend. 315-287-2440.
SAVE THE DATES! July 17 – 21. 9 AM – 12 noon. Please mark your calendar now!
2017 VBS registration form Please print this form (one for each child) and drop it off at the United Methodist Church office (open 9 AM – 1 PM Monday – Friday). Blank forms are available in the church office. For more information please call the church office, 315-287-2440.
Strap on your sandals for fun, adventure, and God’s love – in Rome!
Daily themes: 1. God’s love is a gift (Romans 6:23), 2. God’s love changes us (Romans 12:2), 3. God’s love is always with us (Romans 8:38), 4. God’s love saves us (Romans 5:8), 5. God’s love is worth sharing (Romans 1:16).
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For more information please call the church office, 315-287-2440.
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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 of your donation. In 2016 over $225 was received by the church from your donations. Thank you!
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The Staff Parish Relations Committee is please to announce that the church nursery is open on Sunday mornings. JoAnne Crandall and Lori Chambers are Nursery Coordinators, please stop by the nursery and introduce yourself and welcome them. The nursery is open from 9:30 AM through the conclusion of the 11 AM worship.
The church secretary is working to collect up to date information for the church directory and mailing list. Please complete the form available from the church office, call her with your information (315-287-2440), or print and complete the form found here. Your participation is appreciated! If you are not on the newsletter mailing list and would like to receive one, please call the office.
Contributions to support the ministries of our church can now be debited automatically from your checking or savings account. Our new electronic giving program offers convenience for you and much-needed donation consistency for our congregation.