Services for Muriel “Tooie” Craven

by pcw1rick

We are saddened to announce that our beloved Tooie Craven has passed onto her reward on Thursday, June 7, 2018.   As most of you know, Tooie was living in the Methodist Home in Pitman at the time of her passing. Visitation will be on Wednesday June 13th from 9:30-11:00 AM, with a Service immediately following […]

Serving Our Neighbors

by Phil Oehler

We are a community of believers that has a wonderful history of serving our neighbors – those who live locally, those who live across the United States and those who live in other countries. As the summer approaches and folks begin to take vacation with time away for family, please be aware that we still need disciples to serve on the following […]

Newsletter Highlights for June 6, 2018

by pcw1rick

REMEMBER IN YOUR PRAYERS: Tooie Craven, Judy Fetty, Marie Batten, Fred and Geri Petri, Meghan Orem, Don Tatham, Alex Jenei, Harriet Crockett, Florence Meyer, Fred Davis, Emma Mustard, Brian Praetzel, Dorothy VanHorn, and Amelia Exley.   A reminder to keep our military personnel in your prayers, including Jonathan Gabler, Nathan Wadding, Cameron Wadding, Jarrod Fetty, and […]

Let Us Break Bread Together

by Milt Fredericks
Women's Association

The words of this African American spiritual are usually heard on a communion Sunday as we come to God’s table. It is a hymn that calls us to come, to fall on our knees with our face to the rising sun, to break bread, to drink wine and to praise God. It is powerful; and […]

New Members!

by pcw1rick

We Welcome Victoria Campo and Laken Franchetti as new members to our church family. They will be joining the church this Sunday, May 20th.

New 50 Year Members!

by pcw1rick

We recognize Barbara Allgood Marjorie Atkinson Margaret Black Sharon Dolan, and Mari Ann and Richard Hill this Sunday as our newest members to join the elite 50 Year Member Club!

Now is the time! Here comes God’s kingdom!

by Phil Oehler

I am currently reading a church mission initiative called “Cultivated Ministry: Theology, Accountability, Learning & Storytelling” that challenges churches to shift their focus from pure numbers (membership and budget) to impact in the community (bearing fruit for the kingdom of God). This model of ministry is “a reorientation to the missional goal of kingdom growth. It is noteworthy that Jesus only mentions “church” twice […]

New Officers!

by pcw1rick

We welcome our new offices (Class of 2021) who will be ordained and installed on Sunday, May 6th. A BIG THANK YOU to those who are going off: Session: Priscilla Flynn, Fred Hills and Ron Mohring; Deacons: Carla Coar, Kim Hill, Lillian Carpenter, Tad LeVan and Amanda Brown (youth); and Trustees: Dot Harris and Fred […]

Eagle Project: We Care! (Packages for Deployed Troops)

by pcw1rick

My name is Larry Diehlman, and I am a Life Scout in Mantua Troop 7083. I’m currently working on my Boy Scout Eagle project, which will be sending care packages to overseas troops. In your bulletin is a list of items I am asking as donations for these boxes. These are the only items that […]

I am excited for the momentum!

by Becky Schad

I cannot believe that April is already more than halfway over! These past few months have just seemed to fly by. We came back in January after the holiday season to a slower start. The Club J students had a bowling outing towards the beginning of the month. – February – February however was a […]