THIS WEEK AT GETHSEMANE
11:00 am Contemporary Worship Service
6:00 pm Finance Committee Meeting
Building Fund Sunday
6:30 pm Team Leaders
3:00 pm Afterschool Program
6:30 pm Fingers of Faith
6:30 pm GUMC Youth
7:00 pm Garden Circle @ home of Judy Larson
Worship Service Attendance
TOGETHER SEEKING GOD
The first Sunday of every month is Building Fund Offering Sunday. This money will be used for capital expenses. There are envelopes in the Welcome Center for your monetary gifts.
Our Annual Church Conference will NEXT SUNDAY, 6 pm in the sanctuary. All members are encouraged to attend.
FINGERS of FAITH Crochet/Knitting group meets TUESDAYS @ 6:30. Join the fellowship to learn, share a pattern or get help with a difficult stitch.
Cathy Larson is resigning as church secretary. Her last day will be October 25. We are looking to hire a church secretary for 16-20 hours per week. Hours are typically 8:30am – 12:30pm Monday thru Thursday. If you are interested contact the church office or Pastor Jim. A job description is available upon request!
Grow Like A Willow Small Group is sponsoring a bus to Joyce Meyer Ministries at the Giant Center, Hershey on November 9. Admission is free. The cost for the bus is $31 per person. Please sign up at the Welcome Center and indicate whether you’d like to stop for dinner on the way home. You can also contact Missy Maines (321-3036) or Robin Marshall (345-6601) for more information.
MAKING NEW DISCIPLES
Pray for our Sunday School and church van ministry. Please pray for the leaders as they teach the children, teen and adults about Jesus and pray for hearts and minds to receive the truth of God’s word and many would grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord.
RENEWING THE WORLD
West Branch Area Compassion Walk is TODAY! Are you signed up to walk?? Did you make a donation?? Monetary donations can be placed in an envelope with Compassion Walk on front and place in offering plate. Checks should be written out to West Branch Ministerium.
The Last Church Fundraiser Dinner for 2019 is October 26. Please take time and sign up to work at the dinner and make pies. Signup sheet is on bulletin board by main entrance. If you do not want to bake pies, you can have them made here for $5. It takes many helpers to prepare and serve the meal. When the guests are all served, workers get to enjoy a free dinner. Sign up for the fun!
Mission Central HUB news -For the next month, we will be collecting items for WARM HEARTS & HANDS kit through Mission Central. This kit is designed for those that find themselves without shelter. On easel located in the Welcome Center are items that are needed. Please read the note carefully! Last day to bring items is October 20.
TRUNK N TREAT will be happening in 2 weeks, October 20 from 4-6 pm. If you would like to donate individual mini packs of pretzels, individual small packages of cheese balls and extra bags of candy, please place in Room 3. Anyone interested in helping or having a trunk, please let Georgette Eirich know.
Volunteers in Mission Team Leader Training will be Nov.2 in Lewistown. Topics covered include: Best Practices, Cultural Awareness, Health & Safety, Team Orientations, Useful Forms, and Fundraising. Open to all: those who have lead teams and those who have never been on a team. We can all learn to become better missionaries and servants. If interested, contact Penny 345-4222