January 2015 Newsletter

ELLSWORTH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH NEWSLETTER

TRUSTEES CONTINUE PAINT PROJECT

February 1st everyone is asked to help!

Immediately following worship we will be moving

furniture to prepare to paint the floor in the basement area.

February 7th workers will be cleaning the basement floor in the morning.

February 10th-12th The floor will be painted.

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING

Tuesday February 3, 2015 7:00PM in the Church Sanctuary

REMINDER ON GOING COLLECTION

Located in the church coffee room, are envelopes with information to use clink to collect returnables for our Church general fund.

2015 BOWL-A-THON

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 7, 2015

3:30PM AT EASTWARD BOWLING 

LANES.

Bowlers, Pledgers, Cheerleaders are needed!  Plan to join us after bowling at Denny’s Restaurant at 5:00PM for dinner.

This is our major fund raiser for the winter. If you are planning to bowl please use the pledge sheet to get as many pledges as possible. If you are a cheerleader please consider pledging a bowler or two.

Ellsworth United Methodist Church

21 Hancock St

Ellsworth, Maine  04605

BOWL – A -THON

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 7.  2015

3:30 PM AT EASTWARD LANES

ELLSWORTH, MAINE

PLEDGE SHEET

BOWLERS!! PLEASE GET AS MANY PLEDGES AS POSSIBLE!!

BOWLERS WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PER STRING FEE AND SHOE RENTAL.

NAME OF BOWLER

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PLEDGER

Name Address Pledge per pin based on

best of two strings bowled

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4th Annual Hancock County-Wide Food Drive March 2015

Food is distributed to 11 pantries in Hancock County.  Bulk food items that are donated will be distributed to 6 community meal sites. This is a very worthwhile Month collection. The Ellsworth United Methodist Church is a collection site. Please make an extra effort to bring non perishable food items during the Month of March.

United Methodist Healing Services Planned

Sunday February 22, 2015 North Brewer/ Eddington UMC

3:00PM

31 Main St., Eddington,Maine

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Sunday March 1,2015 Jacksonville UMC 3:00PM

325 Jacksonville Road, Jacksonville/East Machias, Me.

This will be a special and moving time of prayer together. Please plan to attend.

CABIN FEVER RELIEVER

Saturday March 7th 5:00PM

~Church basement area~

Plan to join us for a fun evening of Pulled Pork and all the fixings and a game night.           Bring your favorite game to share the fun!!!

We will have sign up sheets for food.

Help is needed

Please sign up!!

A sign up sheet is located in the Narthex area of the Church.

 Please sign up to clean the Church for a month.

Please sign up to bring refreshments for our coffee hour on Sunday.

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A reminder 

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry donation envelopes are located at the back of the sanctuary area. The Pantry is able to buy a lot more food per pound with money donations!!

The Emmaus Center is asking for help!!

The center has given us a wish list for items needed by residents. 

Food: peanut butter, jelly, Ramen noodles, salad dressings, Mayonnaise,box macaroni, margarine, 

Cleaning Products: latex free gloves, dish and Laundry

Paper products: plastic wrap, aluminum foil, freezer bags, paper towels, trash bags, dryer sheets.

Personal Care Items

Batteries, plastic twin mattress covers, diapers, alcohol free cold medications.

~a complete list of items needed will be posted in the Church coffee room~

HOLD THESE DATES

SATURDAY JUNE 20,2015  AND JULY 25,2015                                                         PUBLIC TURKEY SUPPERS

at our church . HELPERS WILL BE NEEDED!!!

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