Bulletin Announcements for August 30, 2015

posted Aug 20, 2015, 7:35 AM by Susan Granski

Then Sings My Soul Moment. As a means of deepening our connection to God and one another during the church season of Ordinary Time, there will be a "Then Sings My Soul" moment on the second and fourth Sundays of each month until the beginning of Advent. People are invited to consider sharing how a specific hymn or piece of music has been meaningful, comforting or challenging in their spiritual growth.If you are interested in sharing in one of these moments contact Su Iliff (siliff31@gmail.com) or Connie Palmer (cqpalmer@yahoo.com).

Monthly Men’s Breakfast—All men are invited to gather at the Westfield Diner at 8 AM on the first Saturday of every month for a time of fellowship. (Our next Saturday is September 5, 2015.) Contact Kevin Dresely at ddresely@comcast.net for more information. No reservations required!

Annual Report deadline. Committee/Ministry leaders are asked to submit their committee’s annual report to the church office by Wednesday, September 9th.

Support the United Methodist Home’s WALK FOR ALL AGES. This year’s walk is on September 13, 2015. The walk is on the streets of Ocean Grove and begins at Francis Asbury Manor. If you are interested in walking as a member of FUMC’s team, please call Joyce Nelson. If you would like to sponsor one of FUMC’s walkers – Joyce Nelson, Mary-Lou Jackson, or Su Iliff - stop by the table in the narthex before or after worship. The money raised will go for seniors residing at Francis Asbury Manor.

Our next time to host FREE MEALS at Covenant UMC in Plainfield is Monday, September 14, 2015. We welcome anyone who would like to come and join us! If you are interested, talk to Dick or Margaret Campbell.

Westfield Food Pantry. Please continue to contribute non-perishable food, personal grooming and baby items. They can be left in the drop-off box in entryway of the church on Sunday mornings or any other convenient time. The Food Bank also accepts checks made out to: Food Bank of Westfield. You can send your check to the church or drop in the offering plate on Sunday.

Looking ahead:

    Adult Faith Development Class: "Wisdom Over the Ages" - a study of the book of James - beginning on September 13th - led by Rev. Su Iliff

              Rally Day is September 20th!

9 AM Church School for all ages—gather in the Fellowship Room!

9:15 AM Sanctuary Choir rehearsal

10 AM Morning Worship

11 AM Rally Day lunch in Fellowship Room