February 19, 2016
IN THIS ISSUE:
FEBRUARY 20 GOD'S CALLING EVENT
If you were planning on attending the February 20 God's Calling Event, please note it has been cancelled. We welcome you to register for the August 6 God's Calling Event. If you were registered for the February 20 event, you should have been notified earlier of this cancellation.
Chair, Enlistment & Interpretation Committee
The Board of the Ordained Ministry
The Susquehanna Conference of the UMC
VOLUNTEERS FIND NEW WAYS TO SUPPORT MISSION CENTRAL
MISSION LINK FEBRUARY 18, 2016
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SPONSORED BY UNITED METHODIST MEN
April 9, 2016
7 p.m. (Hymn Sing 6:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
First UMC, 200 E. 3rd St., Lewistwon, PA
Guest Speaker: Chaplain David Smith
A $5 lasagna dinner will be held prior to the rally
from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Dinner tickets are available
at the church office. Please RSVP by March 31, 2016.
For more information, please CLICK HERE.
PREACHING WITH POWER
Spring 2016 at Middlesex UMC, Carlisle
A sampling of topics covered:
- the difference between preaching and public speaking;
- the natural (Spirit & brain-friendly) sequence for sermon; preparation
- mind mapping;
- how to preach without depending on a manuscript;
- how to speak so people listen.
Short lectures, small group work, evaluations of short talks and short sermons, video feedback, and learning from each other will all be used.
Administrative Assistant, Harrisburg District Office
PART-TIME ORGANIST / MUSIC DIRECTOR POSITION OPEN AT EMORY UMC, NEW OXFORD
Small, active congregation in historic New Oxford seeks an enthusiastic, part-time (10 hours per week) organist/music director. Responsibilities include choosing music for and accompanying blended-style Sunday morning services, conducting rehearsals of adult, children's, and possibly tone chime choirs, and coordinating volunteer musicians. Candidates who have a music degree or appropriate experience and can play the piano and organ are preferred.
If interested, send resume and two recommendations to:
C/O Angela Steel, SPRC chairperson
PO Box 368, New Oxford, PA 17350
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