EventReport

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The Sunday When Nobody Came to Church (3/15/20)

Posted by on Mar 15, 2020 in EventReport, FEATURED, UMW, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

The Sunday When Nobody Came to Church (3/15/20)

On 3/15/20, the Coroanvirus crisis forced us to cancel our public worship service. Instead, we “produced” a live stream service in our empty sanctuary. The UMW was planning to distribute soup in between services. Instead, we formed a “drive-thru” line.

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Winter Thaw Warms Youths’ Commitment to Christ (1/17/20)

Posted by on Feb 8, 2020 in EventReport, Friends & Fellowship, youth, Youth Group | 0 comments

Winter Thaw Warms Youths’ Commitment to Christ (1/17/20)

Commitment. What’s that mean, especially when you’re a teenager? In January 2020, 20 members of our Youth Group took part in the annual “Winter Thaw”, a youth retreat hosted by Twin Pines Retreat Center in Stroudsburg, PA.

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Choirs Light the Way for Our 2019 Cantata (12/15/19)

Posted by on Jan 8, 2020 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Choirs Light the Way for Our 2019 Cantata (12/15/19)

Our 2019 Christmas Cantata, “His Name is Jesus”, was held on 12/15/19. The Theme of the music and narrations was the Names given to Jesus throughout the centuries. The cantata brought us into a traditional celebration, but it also invited us into a deeper level of awe and reverence for our Savior- Jesus.

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Preschool Tells the Story of Christmas (12/12/19)

Posted by on Dec 20, 2019 in EventReport, kids, Mission: AroundTowns, OFH | 0 comments

Preschool Tells the Story of Christmas (12/12/19)

On 12/12/19 and again during our 9:30 service on Sunday Dec. 15, the Pre-K kids of Our Father’s House presented their annual Christmas Pageant; The True Story of Christmas. Over 50 children filled our chancel area and led the congregation with narration, motion, and music.

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Christmas Updates from World-Wide Missionaries (December 2019)

Posted by on Dec 11, 2019 in Abramovich, Enright, EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Beyond our Community, Mission: Global, Phillips | 0 comments

Christmas Updates from World-Wide Missionaries (December 2019)

PUMC supports missionaries located all over the globe. Here’s an update on some of them. During this Advent season, be inspired by their faith and pray for them.

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Trunk or Treat is Sweet Inside and Outside! (10/26/19)

Posted by on Nov 1, 2019 in EventReport, Friends & Fellowship, kids, Neighbors, SS-kids | 0 comments

Trunk or Treat is Sweet Inside and Outside! (10/26/19)

Our 2019l Trunk or Treat was an awesome evening. Over 800 neighbors joined the party at PUMC, enjoying costumes, trunks, games, and lots of candy!

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Piano, Pedals, Sticks and Strings Praise God! (10/27/19)

Posted by on Oct 31, 2019 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Worship & Prayer | 2 comments

Piano, Pedals, Sticks and Strings Praise God! (10/27/19)

On Sunday, October 27 (at 6:30 PM), our choirs and Praise Team led a special evening celebrating the history of Christian Music.  Piano, Organ, Bells, Drum, and Guitars accompanied our vocalists as we featured the music of our faith.

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PUMC Celebrating 134 Years of God’s Grace! (11/10/19)

Posted by on Oct 12, 2019 in EventReport, Mission: Beyond our Community | 0 comments

PUMC Celebrating 134 Years of God’s Grace! (11/10/19)

On 11/10/19 we will celebrate our 134th anniversary. Not only is it an opportunity to look back at our heritage, but it’s also a good time to look ahead to how we can continue to make a difference in the world.

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VBS Demonstrates that God is Good! (6/24/19)

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in Bible Study, EventReport, kids, SS-kids, Vacation Bible School | 0 comments

VBS Demonstrates that God is Good! (6/24/19)

Our 2019 Vacation Bible School taught us that when life is unfair, scary, sad, changing… or even good- God is always Good! We see His presence in all of our circumstances.

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Confirmation Class Makes Commitment (6/30/19)

Posted by on Jul 8, 2019 in EventReport, Worship & Prayer, youth | 0 comments

Confirmation Class Makes Commitment (6/30/19)

The 2009 Confirmation Class publicly declared their faith during the 6/30/19 service. What is Baptism? What is Confirmation? The “Chuck Knows Church” videos included in this article seek to shed some light on these sacraments.

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Kafakumba Pastors School is 55 Years Old!

Posted by on Jun 20, 2019 in Enright, EventReport, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Kafakumba Pastors School is 55 Years Old!

In the Great Commission, Jesus tells His followers to Go- make disciples.  All over the World.  Years ago, Americans Ken and Lorraine Enright took that command to heart and did more than just think or talk about it.  They went to Africa, and eventually established a Pastor’s School on the shores of Lake Kafakumba (in what is now the Congo).  The Kafakumba Pastor’s School is now 55 years old. For a background on what the Kafakumba Pastor’s School is, check out their video...

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Preschool Class of ’19 Graduates and Marks one Decade of OFH! (5/29/19)

Posted by on May 13, 2019 in EventReport, Mission: AroundTowns, OFH | 0 comments

Preschool Class of ’19 Graduates and Marks one Decade of OFH! (5/29/19)

PUMC’s Preschool, Our Father’s House, held their 4 year old graduation ceremony on Wednesday May 29. This graduation also marked the Tenth Year of OFH’s operation. Here’s a look at the graduation and at the last decade.

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PUMC Celebrates Favorite Hymns (5/12/19)

Posted by on May 13, 2019 in EventReport, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

PUMC Celebrates Favorite Hymns (5/12/19)

In a special Mother’s Day celebration, we sang through our list of “Top Ten Hymns”. This list had been compiled via a survey in the bulletin for several weeks and a total of 84 songs received votes!

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Tenth Annual Easter Egg Hunt is a Smash! (4/20/19)

Posted by on Apr 20, 2019 in EventReport, Friends & Fellowship, kids, Neighbors, SS-kids | 0 comments

Tenth Annual Easter Egg Hunt is a Smash! (4/20/19)

The misty drizzle cleared up, and we were able to celebrate our 10th annual Easter Egg Hunt without a hitch. About 400 of our neighbors came out as we celebrated family. Hot dogs, Magic by Ed, and- of course- Easter Eggs made the day a huge success.

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Praise Band Concert Connects with La Palmilla (3/24/19)

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Friends & Fellowship, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Praise Band Concert Connects with La Palmilla (3/24/19)

On 3/24/19 four churches joined with PUMC to celebrate the gift of music and to help our friends in La Palmilla Mexico. The offering raised for construction, but the evening sharpened our connections with each other and with God.

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Our Father’s House Keeps on Building! (Jan-March 2019)

Posted by on Feb 16, 2019 in EventReport, Mission: AroundTowns, OFH | 0 comments

Our Father’s House Keeps on Building! (Jan-March 2019)

In addition to learning about ABCs, Our Father’s House has been busy collecting food for the pantry and visiting the residents at the Pitman Manor. Check out some pictures and more information about what our preschool has been doing so far this year.

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Food Pantry Fills God’s Call During the Shutdown

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019 in EventReport, Mission: AroundTowns, Neighbors | 0 comments

Food Pantry Fills God’s Call During the Shutdown

During the current government shutdown, the Pitman Food Pantry continues to help families make ends meet.

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Choirs Lead Celebration of “Jesus: No Other Name” Cantata (12/16/18)

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Choirs Lead Celebration of “Jesus: No Other Name” Cantata (12/16/18)

Our choirs presented our annual Christmas Cantata on Sunday 12/16/18. The cantata is a Christmas tradition, but the experience led us to worship- Jesus: No Other Name.

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Our Father’s House Sings the Meaning of Christmas! (12/6/18)

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in EventReport, kids, Mission: AroundTowns, OFH, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Our Father’s House Sings the Meaning of Christmas! (12/6/18)

Our Preschool (Our Father’s House) presented their annual Christmas Pageant on 12/6/18. It was a story of innkeepers, shepherds, angels, stars and wise men, but it’s also a story for the here and now that goes deeper than the familiar narrative…

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Christmas Marketplace Provides Drinking Water (11/10/18)

Posted by on Dec 1, 2018 in EventReport, Ministry: Community & Church | 0 comments

Christmas Marketplace Provides Drinking Water (11/10/18)

On 11/10/18, our Christmas Marketplace transformed our Fellowship Hall into a winter village filled with craft items, food, and warm community. And, it helped to provide clean drinking water to people across the globe.

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