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Church Happenings

October 2017

Sunday Sermons:
October 8 – Team Work from Jamaica
with Pastor Cleveland Parker, and McCoy & Karlene Ingland.
October 15 – “Seen in Prayer” – Matthew 7:7-11
October 22 – “The Impact of God’s Call” – 1 Corinthians 12:12-20
October 29 – 5th Sunday Praise and Worship and Sharing
  • Saturday, October 7th – Women’s Breakfast
    • 8:00 am – In our Stokes Ave. Dining Room.
    • Our speaker will be Jan Bittle, a long time member of our church.
      All are welcome but reservations are required.

  • Sunday, October 8th – Discover First United Methodist Church (FUMC)
    • 9:40 am – for 45 minutes in Room 206 (right next to the church office).
    • You may be a first time visitor/guest, a regular visitor/guest, or just have questions about what FUMC of Collingswood is all about. Maybe you’ve been away from church for a while, or never been involved in church, or are curious about this particular church. You may have questions about what we believe about God, salvation, the Bible, and the Christian life. This one time discovery session is planned for you.
    • There are planned programs for children and youth during this session or if you are more comfortable, they may remain with you.
    • We would love to have a conversation with you. Several church leaders will meet with you during this 45 minutes.
  • Wednesdays, October 11th and 18th – Wednesday Night Live
    Dinner, fellowship, Bible studies, and activities for all age groups. more info…
  • Saturday, October 14th – Family Game Night
    • 6:00 to 9:00 pm – In our Stokes Ave. Dining Room.
    • Held the 2nd Saturday of every month.
    • Feel free to bring your favorite game or come and learn a new one!
    • Also, bring your favorite snack to share.
    • Any questions, please see Emily Davis or Susan Gibbins-Davis.
  • Saturday, October 21 – Saints Prison Ministry 30th Anniversary Celebration
    • 2:00 – 4:00 pm at Easton Bible Church, 2407 Fostertown Road, Hainesport, NJ.
    • There is no charge however a RSVP is requested.
    • To reply, call the Saints office at 609-845-3197 or email.
  • Wednesday, October 25 – Trunk or Treat
    6:00 pm, on Dayton Ave just outside our church. more info…
  • Friday, October 27 – Open Mic Night at the Grace Cafe
    • We welcome all performers to share their love of music, poetry, comedy, etc. All genres are welcomed! There is a PA system, stage lighting, amps, keyboards, drum kit and a large stage area to enhance your performance. more info…
    • Entrance on Dayton Ave, midway between Park & Stokes Aves.
    • 6:30 pm – sign-up
    • 7:00 to 10:00 pm – entertainment
    • Coffee & assorted food items will be served. If you like to bring a tasty treat to share, that would be great! Bring your entire family!
    • For more info, contact John Vernon at 856-745-1032
  • Saturday, October 28 – Fellowship House Annual Breakfast and Auction
    9:00 am at Tavistock Country Club, Haddonfield. more info…
  • Sunday, October 29 – Operation Christmas Child Shoe-box Packing Party!
    We’re looking for 100 participants this year! We’re looking for YOU! This is a great activity for families, so plan to bring your children or grandchildren!
    • 12 noon, in the Great Room (also known as the Temple)
    • Complimentary lunch followed by shoe-box packing!
    • Free tickets and activity directions will be available at the Connection Points in our church beginning on October 1.
    • See Susan Gibbins-Davis for further information!

November 2017

  • Wednesday, November 1st – Prayer Meeting
    7:00 pm in the Sanctuary
  • Saturday and Sunday, November 4-5 – Missions Conference Weekend
  • Wednesdays, November 8th and 15th – Wednesday Night Live
    Dinner, fellowship, Bible studies, and activities for all age groups. more info…
  • Wednesday, November 15th – Church Conference
    7:00 pm

Did you know? There are many opportunities to grow here at our church… Bible studies, Life Groups, plus many exciting activities for children and youth.