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Find out the latest news and announcements from the Paxtonville UMC.

GROWING EFFECTIVE CHURCHES (GEC) PROGRAM

by amyisaacs

The Growing Effective Churches (GEC) pilot program of which we are a part is underway. The clergy group has met a number of times for book study and relationship building. The laity group will be meeting this afternoon for their first study and conversation session. This will be continuing throughout the year with the laity […]

MISSION TRIPS

by amyisaacs

Interested in doing some mission work? There are a number of Volunteers in Mission (VIM) trips being organized by churches and VIM teams around the conference, all of whom would be overjoyed at having you join in. These trips include working in different areas within the conference (Lewistown, Williamsport, Lycoming County), regional trips (West Virginia, […]

BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

by amyisaacs

Breakfast ($7.50) 7:00-10:00 a.m. 5K Run ($25.00 breakfast included) 7:00 a.m., Register at 6:30 a.m. Church & Community Yard Sale: Friday 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. & Saturday 8:00a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Homemade Blueberry & Vanilla Ice Cream: Made using hit-N-Miss Engine 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. Pastries/Snacks/Hot Dogs/Drinks/Blueberries for Sale (cup/quart) 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. BBQ Chicken Lunch ($7.50 platter, $5 […]

THE CENTER FOR SPIRITUAL FORMATION

by amyisaacs

 The Center for Spiritual Formation has three upcoming retreats some of you might be interested in. The first is “The Three Movements of the Spiritual Life: J. Henri Nouwen Revisited” with Rev. Dr. G. Edwin Zeiders taking place from Friday, July 21st at 6:30 p.m. until Saturday, July 22nd at 3:30 p.m. The cost of […]

ICE POPS NEEDED!

by amyisaacs

We will once again have a float in this year’s Firemen’s Parade which will be taking place on Thursday, August 10th and are planning on distributing ice pops along the route. Donations of ice pops (or financial contributions toward them) are welcome. Please bring them to the church by August 6th, pre-frozen if possible. We […]

BACKPACKS FOR SCC&Y

by amyisaacs

Snyder County Children and Youth Services is preparing for their Ninth Annual “Back to School Fair” with a goal of providing backpacks filled with school supplies to local children in need. During the “fair” families who pre-register will receive age appropriate school supplies as well as information about services the SCC&Y provides. We can help […]

BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL YARD SALE

by amyisaacs

Do you have items around the house that you no longer need or use? Would you like to clear out some of those things? If so, please consider donating them to the church for the yard sale to be held on Friday, July 14th 8-12 & Saturday, July 15th 8-1. All donations should be in […]

BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL & 5K RUN

by amyisaacs

The Blueberry Festival & 5K Run will take place on Saturday, July 15th. This is one week later than usual to help avoid conflicting with Fourth of July vacation plans. The full schedule of events is still being compiled, but it will definitely include breakfast, yard sale, baked goods, and the 5K run. Information on […]

PRE-SERVICE PRAISE AND WORSHIP

by amyisaacs

Beginning with next week the 3rd Sunday of the month will provide us with an extra opportunity for praise & worship through the use of singing for about 15 minutes before the beginning of the main worship service. Come early to listen or to join in singing God’s praise.

PAVILION

by amyisaacs

Remember, Boy Scout Andrew Knepp is still planning his Eagle Scout Project which is to build a pavilion for us. The pavilion is planned for an area to the south of the parking lot expansion, and has just been marked off. It will be 40′ X 80’and capable of holding enough tables to seat approximately […]