Memorial United Methodist Church
Used furniture and appliances are being collected to give to families in need living in the Carey community. (No upholstered furniture please.)
A special offering for the Carey Food Pantry will be collected during the worship service on the first Sunday of each month. Food or money will be accepted.
When giving to this ministry, please designate it on your church offering envelope.
Good, used clothing is available at the church for those in need each Wednesday from 1:30 to 4:00 PM. If you have clothes to donate, they can be brought to the church on Wednesdays between 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.
The church is a busy place every Wednesday with many activities:
~ Carey Food Pantry is open for distribution from 1:30 to 4:00 PM
(food can be donated between 10:00 to 11:30 AM)
~ Carey Ministerial Association available from 1:30 to 3:00 PM
(pastors meet with local families who need assistance)
~ Clothing Closet is open from 1:30 to 4:00 PM
(items to donate can be dropped off between 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM)
Volunteers are always welcome to help with any of these ministries!
October 1 ~ Worship Service at 9:00 AM
October 1 ~ Holy Communion will be Served
October 1 ~ Offering for Carey Food Pantry
October 1 ~ Sunday School at 10:15 AM
October 4 ~ Choir Practice at 6:30 PM
October 5 ~ Praise and Prayer Time at 7:00 PM
October 8 ~ Worship Service at 9:00 AM
October 8 ~ Sunday School at 10:15 AM
October 9 ~ Charge Conference at 7:00 PM
October 11 ~ Choir Practice at 6:30 PM
October 12 ~ Praise and Prayer Time at 7:00 PM
October 15 ~ Worship Service at 9:00 AM
October 15 ~ Sunday School at 10:15 AM
October 17 ~ United Methodist Women at 7:00 PM
October 18 ~ Choir Practice at 6:30 PM
October 19 ~ Praise and Prayer Time at 7:00 PM
October 21 ~ Meal~Packing for Haiti at 10:00 AM
October 22 ~ Worship Service at 9:00 AM
October 22 ~ Sunday School at 10:15 AM
October 25 ~ Choir Practice at 6:30 PM
October 26 ~ Praise and Prayer Time at 7:00 PM
October 29 ~ Worship Service at 9:00 AM
October 29 ~ Sunday School at 10:15 AM
CHILDREN'S RECYCLING PROJECT
The children at the church are collecting aluminum cans for a Sunday school mission project to help the needy. If you would like to participate, please bring your aluminum cans to church and place them in the box in the vestibule.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap
but by the seeds that you plant.
~Robert Louis Stevenson
UPCOMING EVENTS IN 2017
Decorate Church for Christmas ~ Sunday, November 26th, at 1:00 PM
Christmas in Carey ~ Friday, December 1st
Ecumenical Christmas Concert ~ Sunday, December 10th, at 4:30 PM at OLC
Christmas Caroling ~ Saturday, December 16th, at 1:30 PM
Christmas Eve Service ~ Sunday, December 24th, at 8:00 PM at Grace Church
The children at the church are collecting eyeglasses for those in need. If you have any that you would like to donate, please bring them to the church.
Coats and jackets are being collected for the Clothing Closet to help those in need this winter. If you have any to donate, please bring them to the church.
COATS AND JACKETS BEING COLLECTED
JOIN US FOR MEAL PACKING FOR HAITI ON OCTOBER 21ST
On Saturday, October 21st, we will be partnering with Lifeline Christian Mission to host another meal packing event for the people of Haiti. We will meet at the church at 10:00 AM. All ages are welcome to participate. Our church has set a goal to pack 3,000 meals. Each meal costs 22 cents which includes all ingredients, bags, boxes and shipping to Haiti. A lunch will be served for everyone who helps. If you would like to make a donation towards this mission, please put it in the offering plate and designate that it is for meals for Haiti. It will cost our church approximately $700.00 to pack 3,000 meals.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
It's hard to believe, but it is time once again to begin packing Christmas shoe box gifts for Operation Christmas Child! The deadline to bring in your shoe box gifts is Sunday, November 12th.