December 14, 2017
In This Issue:
CHI RHO SINGERS CONCERT - DECEMBER 14
The Chi Rho Singers will present an evening of music at the Paddletown UMC. This choir of the Susquehanna Conference of the UMC includes about 35 pastors under the direction of The Rev. Joleen Willis.
The concert will be a celebration of God's love through music and will include various kinds of contemporary and traditional sacred music. The public is welcome. A freewill offering will be received. The concert starts at 7 p.m. tonight, December 14, at the church, located at 355 Church Road in Etters, Pa.
Pastor Carl Redding
FLOOD RECOVERY TEAM
Central UMC in Honesdale will be taking a team to Houston, Texas, for flood recovery January 26 to February 4, 2018.
Cost is $300.
Team size is limited.
MISSION APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED
The Young People's Ministry is taking another step to resource and train Susquehanna churches in mission by offering a small mission trip to the Henderson Settlement, June 24-30, 2018.
Our goal for the trip is to create an experience where teens will be highly involved in the planning and leadership, training them to be able to co-lead trips for their own congregations. Those going on the trip will be asked to lead in many ways throughout our time together.
Applications can be found on our Web site, igniteyoungpeople.org, and must be completed by Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
Dates: Sunday, June 24, 2018 - Saturday, June 30, 2018
Extended Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Cost: Students $375; Adults $150 (Includes travel, lodging, meals [on site], fellowship activity)
Available Spaces: 18 Youth, 7 Adults
SAVE THE DATE FOR MISSION CENTRAL'S SPRING FUNDRAISER
MissionLINK: December 14, 2017
HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS OPEN JANUARY 3
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 percent (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
CHILDREN'S MINISTRY DIRECTOR POSITION OPEN AT BAUGHMAN MEMORIAL UMC
Wanted: Director of children's education ... 50 kids.
Excellent facilities, volunteers, resources. Need a leader to orchestrate. Must handle details, delegate, communicate, equip others, and organize. Must love Jesus, kids, and ministry.
15hrs./ wk. flexible. $14/hr.
Rev. Dr. Win Green
Baughman Memorial UMC
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