First United Methodist Church of Voorheesville, New York (FUMCV)
Look for our Calendar of Events at the bottom of this page.
Weekly Announcements – December 17, 2017
Today, Sunday, December 17: We will be caroling today from 12-2:00 pm. Please sign-up if you can make it. We need your pipes for this important effort to bring new people into our church.
This Wednesday, December 20: A special Advent service will be held at 7:00 pm at First United Methodist Church of Schenectady at 603 State Street. This unique service of hope will include music, prayers and readings to help us reflect on God as Emmanuel, “God-with-us,” . . . to bring message of hope and comfort to all, especially those hurting or struggling this holiday season. Everyone is welcome, regardless of church background.
Hymn Sing Prep! Our Worship Service on Sunday, December 31 will be a hymn sing. On the enclosed form, please write down your three favorite Christmas hymns from the United Methodist Hymnal and the most requested songs will be chosen.
Scone Christmas Orders. Our Farmers' Market vendor, Hudson Valley Handcut Scones, is taking orders for Christmas. Contact Dianne Luci, 518-765-4536 for price and varieties.
New Yoga Class: Wednesday classes are from 9:30-11:00 am and Thursday classes are from 6-7:30 pm. All levels are welcome! Call teacher Linda Conway, 518-765-0036, for more information or to sign up.
The Free Community Lunch for 12-26-17 has been cancelled. Please join us on January 9 and 23 from 12-1 for a delicious home cooked meal.
Thursday, December 28: Women’s Bible Study is cancelled today.
Tuesday, January 2: There will be a Church Council Meeting held at 7:00 pm preceded by a pot luck dinner at 6:30 pm. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend this important meeting to participate in our discussion of church programs and projects. Your input is needed.
Monday, January 8: There will be a Trustees’ Meeting at 7:00 pm.
Wednesday, January 10: The UMW Circle of Friends will meet at 12:00 pm.
Please include the following in your prayers…
Rod Fortran’s Family
Gary Glath’s Family
Rev. Wally Taylor
Griffin Van Lare
In Miltary Service
Upcoming Church Activities
Sunday, Dec. 17
10:00 am, Worship Service
12-2:00 pm, Christmas Caroling
12-3:00 pm, Karie Jean’s Closet OPEN
Weds., Dec. 20
3:30-6:30 pm, Karie Jean’s Closet OPEN
Thursday, Dec. 21
1:00 pm, Women’s Bible Study
7:00 pm, Choir Practice
Sunday, Dec. 24
8:00 am, UMM Bible Study
10:00 am, Worship Service
12-3:00 pm, Karie Jean’s Closet CLOSED
4:00 pm, Worship Service
7:00 pm, Worship Service