October 24, 2016
IN THIS ISSUE:
"CIRCLE OF PRAYER" CHURCHES FOR THE WEEKS OF OCTOBER 30 - NOVEMBER 5 AND NOVEMBER 6 - NOVEMBER 12
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)
November 6 - November 12
Wesley Marysville, Marysville (Perry)
Salem Martinsville, Windsor (York)
Maple Springs, Linden (Lycoming)
Spring Run, Spring Run (Franklin)
Maple Hill, Montgomery (Lycoming)
Powell, Powell (Bradford)
Chapel Church, Red Lion (York)
Christ Yorkana, Yorkana (York)
Wellsboro, Wellsboro (Tioga)
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.
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FAITH AND GUNS FORUM
Faith and Guns Forum - will be held November 14-16, 2016, in the United Methodist Building, 100 Maryland Ave. N.E., Washington, DC 20002, on Capitol Hill. This timely forum is open to all who can attend and will address issues of guns and faith, guns and policy, guns and public health, guns and survivors, and guns and organizing. You will also have the option of meeting with the office of your congressional representative on the last day and gain resources to take back to continue the work. It will be a time of worship, hearing from experts, and gaining resources to walk toward justice.
Registration is $200 per person, which includes housing (double occupancy), lunch, and registration fees. If you do not need housing, registration is $75. We encourage you to participate with another person from you church/community and a 15 percent discount is offered if you do.
Deadline for registration is October 21, 2016. Space is limited.
Registration page: click here
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Rev. Clayton Childers
Director of Advocacy, Imagine No Malaria
Director of Development and Conference Relations
United Methodist General Board of Church and Society
100 Maryland Ave NE, Washington DC 20002
Office (202) 488-5600 / cell (202) 341-1534
PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE CHURCH SECRETARY POSITION OPEN AT FIRST UMC, HERSHEY
First United Methodist Church, Hershey, is seeking a part-time administrative church secretary.
The administrative church secretary will be the weekday workplace "face" and point of contact for everyone doing business with First United Methodist Church.
This position may, in the future, include social media/software/Web site duties.
Weekly office hours for this position are: Monday through Thursday - 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Friday - 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Send resume to:
First United Methodist Church
Attn: Pastor Clyde H. DeShong III
64 W. Chocolate Ave.
Hershey, PA 17033
The deadline for receiving resumes is October 31, 2016.
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