Showing posts from August, 2015

Homecroft Elementary News

Schools are back in session!And our partnership with Homecroft Elementary is going strong.Thanks to the Jubilee Christmas team and their Christmas in July ministry, Homecroftadministrators were given gift cards, school supplies and clothing items to be used forHomecroft children in need.Truly this is the love of Christ in action!
There are also ways to be the hands and feet and voice of Jesus by helping the school and the children in a hands-on way.Here are a few opportunities:
·We are starting our fourth year of being involved in the After School Achiever’s Club.Children stay after school and get help with homework.But more importantly, the adults that help the children are building relationships, relationships that the children willremember for years to come.This year, the After School Achiever’s Club will meet on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3:45 – 4:30 p.m., starting Tuesday, September 15. ·

A Letter from Pastor Mark - September

Dear Friends, Last month I talked about the church becoming a missional movement.Remember a church becomes a missional movement when the good news of Jesus goes viral.When every disciple who is a part of the church becomes so in love with Jesus that they live his message ineverything they do, then Christ’s message goes viral and is passed on from person to person. Last month I shared that for a church to become a missional movement then the church must have missional DNA as its lifeblood.We will refer to missional DNA as mDNA.The sixelements of mDNA are as follows: ·Jesus is Lord ·

Journey Groups

Another Journey Group will soon start.
SIMPLE STUDENT MINISTRY Journey Group will start Wednesday, September 9, at 6:30 p.m. (during iGod).  Simple StudentMinistryfine tunes the proven methods of the #1 best seller book

Our Year of Jubilation Continues

“Christmas in July” and your generous donations have helped Perry Township childrenexperience a great start to the school year at Homecroft Elementary. In addition the school staff has needed items and gift cards to use in emergencies throughout the semester. A true example of the spirit of Christmas working at all times.
What’s Next? Plans are underway for Jubilee Christmas 2015. We will celebrate Jubilee on Saturday,December 12, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Parents from Perry Township Schools will be our guests so that they can experience the love Jesus has for them and their children. Our time togetherincludes fellowship, delicious refreshments, wrapping clothes, toys and gifts for the children, and a few other surprises.
Be a Co-Host!

Food Collection for Hunger Inc.

The waiting room at Hunger, Inc. on Epler Ave. is packed and the shelves are empty. How is that going to work??? I am not sure, but they seem to get it done. The food we collect Communion Thursday and Sunday is always needed. What a privilege it is to drop the donated food off at Hunger, Inc. and know that SUMC has helped those needing help. The collection for the month of September is on