THIS WEEK AT GETHSEMANE    

Sun   10/20      8:15 am           Traditional Worship Service

                        9:45 am           Sunday School/ Breakfast for children                     

                        11:00 am         Contemporary Worship Service

                        4:00 pm           Trunk N Treat

Mon  10/21     6:30 pm            Karate

                        6:30 pm           Hope Hall rsvd – Ennis

                        7:00 pm           Leadership Council Committees

Tues   10/22     8:00 am           Quilting

                        3:00 pm           Afterschool Program

                        6:30 pm           Fingers of Faith

                         6:30 pm          GUMC Youth

Wed   10/23    9:00 am           Clothes Closet  Open 

Thu   10/24      6:30 pm           Co-Ed Volleyball

            WORK SCHEDULE FOR ROAST  TURKEYDINNER

Tuesday            9:00 am                        Cut bread for filling

Wednesday       7:00 am                        Start roasting turkeys

                        8:30 am                        Pick bones from turkey meat

                        3:00 pm                        Pick bones from turkey meat

                        6:00 pm                        Make pie crusts

Thursday           8:30 am                        Make pepper slaw

                        9:30 am                        Set up tables

                       10:00 am                        Cut celery for filling

                        10:30am                        Mix filling

                       11:30 am                        Carve turkeys

Saturday           6:00 am                        Fill pies, prepare coffee, vegetables

                        1:00 pm                        Prepare tables for dinner

                        3:00 pm                        Prepare to serve dinner

                           6:00 pm                        Final Clean Up

                                    Worship Service Attendance       

8:15 -84       10:45 -40       Sunday School  – 29

TOGETHER                   SEEKING GOD

October is Pastor Appreciation Month.  Please remember to pray for Pastor Jim, Sondra & Peter and let them know you appreciate their work at Gethsemane.  

On MONDAY, October 28 at 7 pm you are invited to Monday Night Prayer Time in the sanctuary.  Come as we seek God’s blessing and direction for our church and the different ministries. 

NEEDED:. Church Secretary. 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! 

          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.  

NEEDED: A church van driver and aide for the 2nd Sunday of each month to pick up Sunday School students.  You would need to leave the church at 9 AM.  If this is a ministry for you, please contact Penny  345-4222.  

                        RENEWING THE WORLD

The Last Church Fundraiser Dinner for 2019  is SATURDAY.   There are envelopes in the Welcome Center for donations to help with expenses of the church dinner.  Also 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 each.  SIGN UP TODAY to relieve anxiety of the fundraiser group!! 

TRUNK N TREAT is happening TODAY from 4-6 pm. Helpers should be at the church by 2:30 PM.  

GUMC Youth will be having a Box Sleep Out on SATURDAY.  They will be collecting money for the WB Ministerium Compassion Fund.  Please be in prayer for the youth of our church.  

Thanks for all who donated items for the WARM HEARTS & HANDS kit through Mission Central.  

COMPASSION WALK was a huge success.  There was 60 walkers with 21 being from GUMC.  A total of $5,879 was collected that will be divided between the Ministerium Compassion Fund, WB and Karthaus Food Pantries.  A BIG THANK YOU to all who donated, walked and volunteered (10 volunteers).  

Christmas will soon be here. Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Giving will begin NEXT SUNDAY.   Prepare to be a blessing to many children all over the world. 

FALL BAZAAR will be Saturday, November 9 from 9 am – 1 pm.  There will be crafts, baked goods, homemade soup, fruitcakes, Rada Cutlery, Dishcloths and Indoor Yard Sale.  Plan now on helping with this Church fundraiser event.  

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Installation service for our NEW District Superintendent,

Rev. Brenda Leigey will be Next Sunday, October 27 at 4 pm at 

Faith Bellefonte UMC, 512 Hughes St. Bellefonte.  A special offering for UMCOR/ Hurricane Dorian will be received – Reception to follow.  

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