August 20 -- Every Generation Matters
Who is My Neighbor? The bible is full of unlikely people of all ages being loved and employed by God. Jesus welcomed the little children and widow with a small coin. Every generation is welcome at God's table. Where do you fit in?
Friday Fun Fest at First is a community event held on our campus Friday, Aug. 25th from 5:00-8:00PM. Activities at this event include: kids' games; puppet show; petting zoo; free food; live music and a DJ; information tables for: COBYS (counseling), Support Connections of Lebanon Co (relationship based anti-poverty program), Church ministries; Palmyra Fire Co.; Annie's Ice Cream truck; Health Ministry (free blood pressure screening and backpack checks for students); car seat safety checks (PSP).
The PFUMC Health Ministry is pleased to announce the start of a a support group for family members of older adults beginning Mon., Sept. 18th. The group will meet the third Monday of every month in Fellowship Hall. The program will begin with a light supper at 5:30 pm and the meeting will follow at 6:00 pm. The mission of the group is to offer support, information and advocacy to those who are caregivers for older adult family members and friends.
Do you enjoy playing golf? Do you want to support our local food pantry? Then please come out and join in the 11th Annual Caring Cupboard Golf Outing at Deer Valley Golf Course on Sat., Aug. 19 -- 8:00 AM shotgun start. Cost is $75 per player and includes golf, a delicious meal and door prizes. So get your foursome together and come out for a day of fun!!
Faith Acts/UMW will again be collecting school supplies for UMCOR School Kits. Collection deadline: Sept. 3. Items needed: #2 UN-sharpened pencils, ROUND-tip scissors, 1-inch or longer pencil sharpeners, 30-cm ruler, 2-inch eraser, box of 24 crayons, spiral notebooks, top-bound pads or 150 sheets of loose-leaf paper. (Lists of these items are available at the Welcome Desk.)