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Church Happenings

June 2017

Sunday Sermons:
June 4 – Pentecost Sunday / Graduation Sunday
June 11 – “In the Midst of it all, God’s love Shines Through” – Acts 16:16-3
start of the Unbelievable Grace series (The Life of Jonah – a 6-part series)
June 18 – Father’s Day – “How God Pursues Jumpers, Part 1″ – Jonah 1:4-17
June 25 – Vacation Bible School Celebration Sunday
One combined service at 10:45 am, with picnic following the service.
  • Wednesday, June 7 – Prayer Gathering
    • We are gathering for a time of prayer – to worship God and seek His direction as a whole church family.
    • 6:45 pm in the Parlor – desserts and fellowship.
    • 7:00 to 8:00 pm – prayer.
    • During the same time, there will also be a prayer gathering for children up to grade 5. Grades 6 and up can join the adults.
  • Saturday, June 10 – Collingswood Town Wide Yard Sale (rescheduled from June 3)
    • For the third year in a row, our church will be participating.
    • All proceeds benefit special mission projects which are not part of our Missions budget.
    • Help will be needed sorting, pricing, baking, setting up, selling, and taking down.
    • Most of all we need items to sell! (No clothing, shoes or large electronics, please.)
  • Sunday, June 11 – 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.
  • Wednesday, June 14 – Collingswood High School Baccalaureate Service
    7:00 pm at our church
  • Monday through Friday, June 19th through June 23rd – Vacation Bible School
    • For children ages 3 & potty-trained through entering 6th grade.
    • 9:30 am to 12:30 pm more info…
  • Sunday, June 25 – Vacation Bible School Celebration Sunday
    • 9:40 – Sunday School and Bible studies for all ages.
    • 10:45 – One combined Worship service.
    • Picnic following the service, just outside our church.
  • Friday, June 30 – 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

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.