Church News

Coming events . . .  Mark your calendars! 



"Mums 4 Missions"
Delivery date! Wednesday, September 11th
If you did not get a chance to order a mum, call ahead to see if we have any extra’s. We will order a few extra’s and it will be first come first served! This fund raiser is a win-win! Money for mission work and a beautiful plant for your home or the home of a friend who needs a long overdue thank-you!

2019 Ken-Ton Crop Walk

Sunday, October 13 starting at 1:30 pm Kenmore United Methodist Church.  This annual walk supports feeding ministries throughout the nation and in our community. Register on line by going to CROP and look for the KenTon walk! Gathering time is 1pm with the walk beginning at 1:30pm.
“Give generously, for your gifts will return to you later. Divide your gifts among many, for in the days ahead you yourself may need much help.” — ECCLESIASTES 11:1 (TLB)


What You and Your Family Needs to Know for "Peace of Mind"

Give yourself and your family a "Gift of Peace of Mind" by compiling personal data regarding legal, financial and healthcare information.  Follow this link to download a guide that I have put together for you to know what information needs to be compiled.  The link will take you to a "Living Well'" website where you will find the document entitled, "Peace of Mind: A Guide for Legal, Financial, and Healthcare Preparation (by Rev Donald Weaver)  It is the the second Guide on that page.
Rev Dr. Donald L. Weaver




------------------------------------------------- COMMUNITY

Dinner with Friends & Neighbors

Community Meal

Sunday, November 24 at 12:00 Noon
Plan to join us for lunch or help serve our neighbors and friends as we break bread and feed the spiritual, social and physical needs of others. This meal will be held in the Family Life Center.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner

 Serving from 12:00 to 1:30 PM.  Donations gratefully accepted.  For more information  call the church office at 875-5091,


Sanctuary Flowers

Please note that: you can make “a donation in lieu of flowers” - “in honor of or in memory of” someone and have it be designated for The Network Food Pantry, The Piecemakers, The Craftsmen, The Music Scholarship Fund, etc. Please fill out the back of the green flower order form to sign up, or call the office at 875-5091!
“In lieu of flowers, a donation has been given to the Network Food Pantry by . . . in honor or in memory of . . .”

Piecemakers and Craftsmen
These dedicated groups of Quilters and Craftsmen will be returning officially on Friday, Sept. 6th. They meet every Friday, 9:00 am until about noon and always welcome new members, so please stop by and see what they are up to! You’re sure to find welcoming smiles, friendly talk, coffee and much more!

Network Food Pantry

Please note that we welcome donations to the Network Food Pantry at any time. There is a barrel in the Asbury Wing for donations , as well as a basket in the back of the Sanctuary. Canned items are always appreciated, as are donations of peanut butter, and packaged foods. We also participate in certain special collections of food throughout the year. Thank you for your support!

United Methodist Women

Thursday, October 3 at 12:15 p.m.

There will be no September luncheon due to the foyer construction efforts. In October, we will enjoy a delicious lunch with wonderful friends and an interesting program to follow! Jean Schnirel, our luncheon speaker, is planning a fun and entertaining program United Methodist Women welcomes all women and promises a pleasant and informative time. Join us! As we start our 2019-2020 schedule please contact Debbie Koch at for more information about UMW, including monthly programs, activities and small group circles.

will meet on Thursday, September 19 at 9:30 am.

United Methodist Women
Scrip Gift Card Program

Buy Gift Cards from hundreds of vendors!

This new UMW program will help support the many missions we donate to. You will have the opportunity to purchase retail gift cards at their face value. The UMW will earn 1 – 17% of the gift card value; retailers donate varied percent-ages. These gift cards can be used for everyday purchases, for purchasing holiday gifts, or for direct gift giving. There are over 700 retailers to choose from, but a few examples are:
Amazon, AMC Theatres, Applebee’s, Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Bon-Ton, Burger King, CVS, Dunkin Do-nuts, Exxon, Penney’s, Jo-Ann, Kohls, Lowe’s, Office Depot, Olive Garden, Panera, Pep Boys, Petco, Rite Aid, Sears, Subway, Sunoco, Target, Tim Hortons.
Order forms are available in the library or click here.

Want to order on-line?
Click here for more info.

Enter on-line enrollment code AFDLDF7341144 when prompted.

Call Cindy Turner at 731-9184

Church isn’t simply a place to go but a place to go do something good.
Church isn’t just a building but a way to build strong Christians and grow in our faith.
Church IS about creating change by taking action in the world beyond our walls.


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