Week of April 1st, 2017

The Church Office will be closed Monday, April 2nd.

 Clothing Donations Needed – AWANA is collecting gently used and new children’s clothing (sizes: newborn-16) for an upcoming Yard Sale Fundraiser on May 5th from 8am-2pm. Please contact Jenn Troxell (570) 809-1201 with any questions.

 Church Conference – A special church conference will take place on Monday, April 16th at 7:00 pm to vote on the proposed architectural vision for renovation and expansion.

Ham/Bean Soup Sale – The Busy Bee’s will be selling Ham & Bean Soup for $7.00 a quart and Ham Salad for $6.00 a pint. The deadline to order is April 8th. Pick up will be April 16th from 1-5 pm. Please see the sign up sheet on the office window. Extra forms are available.

Hoagie & Pretzel Sale – The Uganda Mission Team is having a hoagie and pretzel sale from R & K subs. A sign up sheet will be on the office window with delivery on April 26th. Orders and money are due by April 18th. Extra order forms are available at the church office or see Cathy Engle or Betty Davis for more information.

Visiting Missionary Couple – Nan McCurdy and Miguel Mairena will be the guests for a Lewisburg District dinner at Christ UMC, Selinsgrove on Saturday, April 21st at 5pm. After dinner, they will share about their upcoming mission work at GYTTE (Give Ye Them To Eat). They will serve as missionaries in Puebla/Tlancualpican , Mexico. Everyone is invited to the dinner and presentation. Please call 570-374-8539 or email office@christ-umc.net if you plan to attend so we can have an accurate count for dinner. Christ United Methodist Church is located at 145 Disciple Drive, Selinsgrove, along Route 522 just before Amato’s Pizza.

Rev. Ryan Gephart, Pastor at Christ UMC


Breakfast Buffet – A Breakfast Buffet will be served by the Uganda Mission Team on Saturday, April 28th, from 7-10am here at the church. Menu includes: Eggs to Order, Breakfast Quiche, Waffles, French Toast, Home Fries, Sausage, Bacon, Ham, Toasts, Pastries, Fruits, Juices, Coffee & More. The cost is $7.50 for adults and $3.50 for children (12 & under). Proceeds will go toward various Ministries & Missions at CCUMC. For more information call 743-7303 or 743-1715. Tickets available at the doors. Thank You!!

Spring Puppet Show– On Sunday, April 29th at 6:30pm, The Hands Raised in Praise Puppet Team will be performing their Spring 2018 show. The Puppet Show is free with a free-will offering. Hands Raised in Praise Puppet Team will perform Black Light Puppetry and Songs & Skits for all ages. Come for a fun night of Christian songs and spiritual uplifting!!

Sunday Night Prayer – Please know that the prayer requests that you have placed in our prayer boxes are being prayed over weekly. Please submit also your praises when prayer is answered. All are invited to attend.

Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings will be at CCUMC on Thursday, April 19th from 8:30am – 5:30 pm. Ultrasound screenings are available and include Carotid Artery, Peripheral Arterial Disease, and much more. There is a sign up sheet on the office window or you can register online at www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle and receive your “Community Circle” discount and your Preferred Appointment.

Uganda Mission – The Uganda Team has Weis and Giant grocery gift cards and Car Wash gift cards. You can purchase these at the church office or see Betty Davis. Proceeds benefit their mission trip to Uganda this year.


      Please pray daily for the following:

Monday 4/2       Church Office Closed

      1:00 P.M.      Busy Bees Meeting

7:00 P.M.      UM Women


Tuesday 4/3

      6:00 P.M.      Puppet Practice

6:30 P.M.      Trustees


Wednesday 4/4

      8:30 A.M.    Prayer Time

9:30 A.M     Ladies Bible Study

6:00 P.M.     Awana

6:00 P.M. Youth

7:00 P.M. Choir


Thursday 4/5

6 – 9 P.M. Fellowship Hall reserved

6:30 P.M. Finance Meeting

7:00 P.M. Praise Team


Friday 4/6

      6 – 9 P.M.     Fellowship Hall reserved


Saturday 4/7

      5:30 P.M.     Youth Murder Mystery



Sunday 4/8

      8:20 A.M.    Worship

9:40 A.M.    Sunday School

10:50 A.M.   Worship

12 Noon     Tweeners

12 – 2 P.M. Confirmation Class

3:00 P.M. YPMC Rally-Watsontown

7:00 P.M. Prayer Time