November 29, 2017
IN THIS ISSUE:
"HOPE FOR HOME GUATEMALA" MISSIONARY PRESENTATION
Saturday, December 9, 2017
5 p.m. - Covered Dish Supper
6:30 p.m. - Presentation
Neidig Memorial United Methodist Church
1251 Highland Street
Oberlin, PA 17113
Join friends, Dale and Anita Beyer and their family, on leave from Guatemala as they share about their involvement in various ministries in Guatemala with us.
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Neidig Memorial UMC
VIM TEAM LEADER/MEMBER TRAINING
Are you or your church thinking of taking a short-term mission team out this year?
Have you taken the Volunteers in Mission team leader/member training?
Are you up to date on the tools for budgeting, insurance etc...
Join us January 27, 2018 at Christ UMC Waynesboro. There is no cost for the training and lunch will be provided.
2018 PERU MISSION OPPORTUNITY
Curt Knouse, Director or Volunteers in Mission will be leading a mission experience to Tarapoto, Peru from October 20 to November 3, 2018.
The team will be working with Johnstown, Pa native in a local school and ministry center. The cost will be $2,500 and is limited to 10 people.
MISSION CENTRAL'S "ANGEL TREE":
MissionLINK - November 29, 2017
IMPORTANT PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE NOTICE
While we are enjoying unseasonably warm temperatures as we head into December, cold weather is most certainly just around the corner. With the winter weather comes the increased potential for freezing pipes, water damage and slips and falls. Please take a few moments to view the following links offering tips on how to prevent these types of losses.
Preventing Pipe Freeze and Water Damage
Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls
From all of us at EHD and Philadelphia Insurance Company, may you have a blessed and Merry Christmas and a safe, healthy and happy New Year!
Edward J. Eshleman, CPCU
Assistant Vice President
Commercial Lines Manager
RECALCULATING ... YPM YOUTH RALLY - EVENT REMINDER
We want to remind you that the Young People's Ministry Council is holding a FREE youth rally at:
1934 South York Street, Mechanicsburg
Sunday, January 7, 2018
(snow date January 14)
There will be small group discussions lead by student leaders, multiple mission projects, and of course icebreakers!
We will also all worship together with a youth praise band, as well as youth lead Scripture, prayers, and testimonies. We suggest students 7-12 grade attend, as the material may not be developmentally
appropriate for younger students.
Register online for this location until January 2, 2018
For additional dates and locations, please visit the YPMC Web site, igniteyoungpeople.org
HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS OPEN JANUARY 3, 2018
United Methodist Church high school seniors and those enrolled in college who are also active in their church and/or in the conference may apply for a Fall 2018 scholarship offered through the United Methodist General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Students apply online between January 3 - March 7, 2018.
Student loans are also available at interest rates as low as 3.75% (with a credit worthy co-signer.) Funds for these scholarships come from offerings taken on United Methodist Student Day, World Communion Sunday, and Native American Sunday. Thank you for sharing this information with students in your congregations.
The Mission and Outreach Team
TWO PART-TIME POSITIONS OPEN AT ST. JOHNS-NEWBERRY UMC, WILLIAMSPORT
St. Johns-Newberry United Methodist Church in Williamsport is looking for individuals with a sense of call for two part-time positions: age-level ministry coordinator and community outreach liaison.
Job descriptions are available by calling the church office at 570-326- 5569 or by visiting our Web site: stjnumc.com.
Resumes are due by December 4.
Jay Jones, Pastor
St. Johns-Newberry UMC
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