October 19, 2016
IN THIS ISSUE:
"CIRCLE OF PRAYER" CHURCHES FOR THE WEEKS OF OCTOBER 23 - OCTOBER 29 AND OCTOBER 30 - NOVEMBER 5
October 23-October 29
Abrahamsville, Damascus (Wayne)
Bedford, Bedford (Bedford)
Clifford, Clifford (Susquehanna)
Lawvers, Mc Clure (Snyder)
Trinity Penbrook, Harrisburg (Dauphin)
First Hanover, Hanover (York)
New Creation Community, Dover (York)
Cortez, Jefferson Township (Lackawanna)
Snyders, New Bloomfield (Perry)
Hebron Millersburg, Millersburg (Dauphin)
October 30-November 5
Houserville, State College (Centre)
Daniels-St. Thomas, Mount Pleasant Mills (Snyder)
First Nanticoke, Nanticoke (Luzerne)
Asbury Harrisonville, Harrisonville (Fulton)
Good Shepherd Tyrone, Tyrone (Blair)
Hope Mechanicsburg, Mechanicsburg (Cumberland)
Cleversburg, Shippensburg (Cumberland)
Trinity Williamsport, Williamsport (Lycoming)
Fishburn, Hershey (Dauphin)
Tivoli, Hughesville (Lycoming)
You can use this list for announcements, inclusion in church bulletins, newsletters, etc. Full details about the Circle of Prayer are available from our website at www.susumc.org. Please be aware that churches are chosen from a pool of all church names with the use of a random number generator without regard to district.
SCHOOL OF PRAYER
School of Prayer, offered by the Center For Spiritual Formation, invites you into life with God at a deeper level! Try one session or take all four - you will learn new ways to approach God, new ways to listen for His voice, new ways to reach into the community in His name.
Session 1 beings Friday, November 18 at 6:30 p.m. to Saturday, November 19 at 4:30 p.m. In it you will discover Prayer as coming home, praying the ordinary and centering prayer.
Dr. Russell M. Hart
Center Director, CSF
CHILD ADVOCACY TRAINING
Child Advocacy Training will be held at Countryside Community UMC, 14011 Orchard Dr., Clarks Summit, PA 18411 on November 18, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The Commission on Child Advocacy is preparing the Second Advocacy Training Event at Countryside Community UMC. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at the church with breakfast provided. Training begins at 9:00 a.m. with devotions, orientation, and the Keynote Address given by May Ann Laporta, Director of the Child Advocacy Center in Scranton. The Morning Plenary continues with an overview of the condition of children in Pennsylvania and our ministry opportunities.
Training seminars will follow the luncheon including "Building Advocacy Networks," "Safe Sanctuaries and Mandated Reporting", "Creating an Effective Young People's Ministry", "Using Demographics to Reach the Kids on the Margins." The event ends by 3:30 p.m.
Register online at www.eventbrite.com and search Child Advocacy Training II.
Meals, break foods, resource packets, and training included in your $30.00 registration fee. Join in today!
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