Bulletin Announcements for May 24, 2015

posted May 22, 2015, 1:20 PM by Susan Granski
Non-perishable food donations are needed for the Westfield Food Pantry.  Place your items in the bin in the Lobby.

Denim needed for BLUE JEANS GO GREEN Denim Recycling.   Please bring your used denim to donate—pants, jackets, purses, anything denim!  Your used denim will be recycled into insulation for Habitat for Humanity.  (You do not have to remove zippers, buttons, snaps, rhinestones, etc... Just bring items as is.)  This recycling project is in conjunction with Imagine, Amy Yin Interiors and FUMC.  Please use the drop-off box in the lobby.

FUMC Perennial Plants available.  Beautify your yard with perennial plants that have been thinned from the flower beds at FUMC. Since the pots and plants are of different sizes, the donation amount is up to you. The perennials are available outside the main lobby.

Join us for RISE!  We are looking for two more students to join us for RISE this year (July 5 –11)!  If you are interested, please contact Gilim Jung as soon as possible at youth@fumcwestfield.org.

Midday Recital Series this Spring.  Our next concerts are Wednesday, May  27 , June 10 & 24 at 12 noon. This series is designed to be a musical lunch break for church goers and non-church goers alike, so please bring lunch and a friend!  Proceeds from the free-will offering will go to the organ restoration fund.

Family Caregivers Group.  A support group for persons who provide ongoing care for an ill, elderly or disabled family member continues to meet at FUMC about twice each month from 3:00 to 4:30 on Sunday afternoons. The coming dates are June 14 & 28.  Mutual support, encouragement, and caring as well as practical information are offered to and by those present. The Group is professionally led.  Please contact Susan Bottorff.

Krafty Ladies/Social Group, Wednesdays beginning June 17 through August.  Please join us in the Fellowship Room on Wednesdays beginning June 17 through August from 1-3 PM.  Bring your knitting, sewing and crafts or just join us for social time!  We also have some fun projects that you can work on.  Hope to see you whenever you can make it!

Vacation Bible School is coming this July 20-24, 2015 and you won’t want to miss the adventure as we explore Everest – Conquering Challenges with God’s Mighty Power.We are currently in the process of signing up volunteers and holding registration for the church and the community.  Contact Marcee Rogers mmrogers93@gmail.com for more information.   

Adult Faith Development

Women’s Covenant Group 
The Women's Covenant Group continues their discussion of Hind's Feet in High Places thru May, meeting after Sunday worship from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM.  Questions? Contact Connie Palmer at cqpalmer@yahoo.com

God Talk & Our Response
All of us are theologians because we all think and talk about God.On Sunday mornings from 9:00 - 9:50 AM, current issues in religion and ethics will be aired.These discussions will be on Sundays through June 14th.Join other theologians in the Fellowship Room for some coffee and to listen or join in the discussion.Discussion conveners will select topics from radio broadcasts, TV, news media, blogs, or other sources.Questions?Contact Su Iliff (908-436-8708)