112 Church St., P.O. Box 275, Milton, NY 12547
(845) 795-2302, http://www.mm-umc.com
Proclaiming the good news of God’s glory and informing you about the life of our church family.
The Upcoming Church Calendar and the On-Going Church Calendar are at the end of this newsletter. Scroll down to view.
Please contact PJ if you have any interest in being part of a music and drama team. This is for a project that PJ will be working on in the coming year.
Recent Women of Faith– 2016 Secret Sister Reveal gathering.
Women of Faith will be doing their Secret Sister ministry again for the first six months of 2017. Sunday January 29 is the last day to sign up. Use the sign-up sheet in the foyer at church or call or email Ruthanne. Click secret-sisters-guidelines for details as to what the Secret Sister ministry is all about.
Please donate any or all of the items below so that we can assemble Health Kits that will provide basic necessities to people who have been forced to leave their homes due to natural disaster or human conflict. Any monetary donations will be used to purchase much needed items for the kits.
- 1 hand towel
- 15 x 25 inches to 17 x 27 inches, Kitchen, cleaning, and microfiber towels not acceptable
- 1 washcloth
- 1 comb
- Comb needs to be sturdy and longer than 6 inches. No pocket combs or picks
- 1 metal nail file or nail clippers. No emery boards, please.
- 1 bath-size soap
- 3 oz. and larger sizes only. No Ivory or Jergens soap due to moisture content.
- 1 toothbrush
- Adult size. Do not remove from original packaging.
- 6 adhesive bandages
- ¾ inch to 1 inch-size. (Common household Band-Aids)
- 1 plastic bag
- One-gallon size sealable bag only.
$1.00 to purchase toothpaste (UMCOR is now purchasing toothpaste in bulk to be added to health kits before shipping to ensure that the product does not expire before it is sent.)
- All items must be new.
- Do not wash any of the items as they will be considered used.
- Add $1 for each kit to help cover cost of shipping to area in need
WOMEN OF FAITH THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS DONATIONS
Youth United: Our next activity will be held at a TBD date in February. We will hold our usual small group meeting Sunday 2/5 @ 12pm.
Sunday School will resume on January 29. (Sunday School, ages PreK-6th Grade, is held on Sunday’s during worship service.)
Courageous Conversations group will be resuming with a new format and meeting time. Please submit controversial or difficult topics/questions you would like to see discussed in a group setting. See PJ for more information.
Construction dates for our new shed will be announced soon!!! Let us know if you can help out.
Courageous Conversations January 26, 7pm
Courageous Conversations February 2, 7pm
Youth United small group meeting February 5, 12pm
Sunday 10am Worship Service
Sunday 10am Sunday School
Wednesday 1pm Living Prayer- contact Ruthanne to be added to the email distribution list
Women of Faith- 1/month- contact Ruthanne to be added to the email distribution list. The group meets the third Friday of the month at 7pm.
Men’s Group- goal is to meet 1/month- contact Art to be added to the email distribution list.
Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe. –Mitch Albom, author