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Global missionaries supported by our church.

Yard Sale & Breakfast to Support Church in Mexico (10/28/17)

Posted by on Oct 25, 2017 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Yard Sale & Breakfast to Support Church in Mexico (10/28/17)

On Saturday October 28 2017, we’ll throw one of our “famous” Breakfast Buffets with a Yard Sale. These events will benefit our ongoing efforts to assist our friend in La Palmilla Mexico.

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Mission Team Helps Dedicate a New Sanctuary (7/29/17)

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Mission Team Helps Dedicate a New Sanctuary (7/29/17)

For 18 years, a poor but vibrant Methodist Church in Mexico has been diligently working to build a new sanctuary for their church. Over the years, our church has supported them with our prayers, gifts, and with several hands-on mission trips to help in the construction. To get a taste of our efforts to partner with La Palmilla over the years, click this button: La Palmilla This year’s Team had the honor of being in La Palmilla to take part in the fruition of this effort: The sanctuary...

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Breakfast and Yard Sale will Help La Pamilla Church! (4/29/17)

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Breakfast and Yard Sale will Help La Pamilla Church! (4/29/17)

On Saturday April 29, our Fellowship will once again be buzzing with activity to support our mission efforts for a church in La Palmilla Mexico.  We have held these breakfasts and yard sales twice a year for many years, but we are now very close to the point where our friends in La Palmilla will finally be able to dedicate their new sanctuary!   Breakfast Buffet (8-11AM)… We’ll throw one of our “Famous” Breakfast Buffets from 8:00 AM to 11:00AM. Come out and enjoy...

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Praise Band Concert Raises the Roof! (3/12/17)

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Praise Band Concert Raises the Roof!  (3/12/17)

It was a Sunday evening. Most of us had already gone to church that morning. But on Sunday 3/12/17 nearly 200 local Methodists gathered at PUMC for a Praise and Worship Concert. The silent auction before the concert and the love offering taken during the concert will be donated to our friends in La Palmilla Mexico to help them complete the construction of their new sanctuary. We are sending a mission team to LaPalmilla this summer (July 22-August 1). For years, this thriving church has been...

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Dinner and Concert to Benefit La Palmilla Mission (2/11/17)

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in EventAnnouncement, Friends & Fellowship, Mexico Mission | 0 comments

Dinner and Concert to Benefit La Palmilla Mission (2/11/17)

February 11 isn’t quite Valentine’s Day, but it’s a great opportunity for having a night out at something resembling a “dinner theater.”  The “dinner” will be a covered dish dinner, and the “theater” will be a concert by our own Lee Whitaker (with some help from our Praise Team).                 Here are the details: Date:   Saturday February 11 Time:  5:00 PM dinner, 6:30 PM concert Place:  NOT...

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From Poland with Love (1/2/17)

Posted by on Jan 7, 2017 in Abramovich, EventReport, Mission: Global | 0 comments

From Poland with Love (1/2/17)

John and Dasia Abromovich are missionaries in Poland, who we have supported for many years.   The Abramovich’s work  with youth groups, leading Bible Studies and organizing camps.  John is from the area (Runnemede, NJ), and both of them have visited PUMC on many occasions.  John has been having some health issues which will prevent them from making their usual visit home this year, but they are actively continuing their ministry.  Dasia recently emailed the following to their prayer...

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Breakfast and Yard Sale will Help La Pamilla Church! (10/29/16)

Posted by on Oct 24, 2016 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Breakfast and Yard Sale will Help La Pamilla Church! (10/29/16)

On Saturday October 29, our Fellowship will once again be buzzing with activity to support our mission efforts for a church in La Palmilla Mexico…   Breakfast Buffet (8-11AM)… We’ll throw one of our “Famous” Breakfast Buffets from 8:00 AM to 11:00AM. Come out and enjoy our usual menu of French Toast casserole, Eggs, Chipped Beef, Pancakes… and some fruit to balance off the “bad” stuff! Cost of the buffet is Adults $8, $4 kids, free for...

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Redbird Flying into PUMC! (10/14/16 – 10/16/16)

Posted by on Oct 2, 2016 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: Beyond our Community, redbird | 0 comments

Redbird Flying into PUMC! (10/14/16 – 10/16/16)

Redbird mission is special Conference of the United Methodist Church which is dedicated to serving the poor in Appalachia.  For many years, our church has sent mission teams into that area to help repair homes.  In recent years, our efforts have transitioned into a partnership with Red Bird Mission. In 2013, a team from our church traveled to Kentucky to serve with Redbird. One year later, our congregation raised over $3600 to support Redbird’s ministry.   Check out the below post for...

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Breakfast Buffet & Yard Sale to Help Build Church in Mexico! (4/23/16)

Posted by on Apr 19, 2016 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global, UMM | 0 comments

Breakfast Buffet & Yard Sale to Help Build Church in Mexico! (4/23/16)

Our Fellowship Hall will be a busy place on Saturday (April 23)! We’re throwing two events to benefit our mission efforts for a church in La Palmilla Mexico…   Breakfast Buffet (8-11AM)… The United Methodist Men’s Fellowship group will hold one of our “Famous” Breakfast Buffets from 8:00 AM to 11:00AM. Come out and enjoy our usual menu of French Toast casserole, Eggs, Chipped Beef, Pancakes… and some fruit to balance off the “bad”...

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Churches Band Together- Music for Missions (4/10/16)

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in Choirs (Music), EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Beyond our Community | 0 comments

Churches Band Together- Music for Missions (4/10/16)

Music;  it’s a gift from God.  God gave us music so we could give it back to Him.  We use it to teach, to worship, to praise.  And, we also use it to support our efforts to feed the hungry and to house the poor. On the evening of Sunday April 10, several local Methodist churches got together to present a concert to raise funds for our mission to La Palmilla Mexico.  For many years, the limited financial resources of the church in this town have not been able to reach their boundless love...

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Global Missionaries Send Updates and Request Prayers (11/14/15)

Posted by on Nov 14, 2015 in Abramovich, Enright, EventReminder, Mission: Global, Phillips, Quigg, Rambo, Vanderhoof | 0 comments

Global Missionaries Send Updates and Request Prayers (11/14/15)

Christmas is one of the most holy and anticipated times of the year for Christians all around the world. Similar preparations and traditions, decorations, celebrations, music, worship observances, the giving of gifts, and gathering of families and friends; all of these rituals that mark this important event in the life of our faith are replicated by Christians everywhere. Our church supports many missionaries who have left the United States to live in countries around the world.  They bring...

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Breakfast & Trunk or Treat: AM for Mexico and PM for Pitman! (10/24/15)

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: AroundTowns, Mission: Global, SS-kids, UMM | 0 comments

Breakfast & Trunk or Treat: AM for Mexico and PM for Pitman! (10/24/15)

Saturday October 24 was really an all day affair in our Fellowship Hall and Parking Lot!  In the morning we held a Breakfast Buffet and Yard Sale to raise funds to support our friends’ church in La Palmilla Mexico.  In the evening we just threw a party and had some fun by inviting the community to our annual “Trunk or Treat” night. Here are the details…   AM- Breakfast Buffet and Yard Sale The breakfast buffet was organized by our United Methodist Men’s...

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Men’s Group & Mexico Mission Team to Host Breakfast Buffet and Yard Sale (10/24/15)

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global, UMM | 0 comments

Men’s Group & Mexico Mission Team to Host Breakfast Buffet and Yard Sale (10/24/15)

The United Methodist Men will hold one of our “famous” breakfast buffets on Saturday October 24.  The breakfast will be open from 8:00 to 11:00AM and will feature a variety of goodies.  Here’s what’s scheduled to be on the buffet table: Scrambled Eggs Pancakes Sauage Gravy and Biscuits Potatoes French Toast Casserole and to balance things out… fruit cup! The cost is $8.00 for adults, $4.00 for children under 10.  If you’re under 2 years old- it’s Free!...

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Missions Update from La Palmilla (8/11/15)

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Missions Update from La Palmilla (8/11/15)

Our missions trip to La Palmilla ended several weeks ago, but missions leader (and PUMC’er) Jennifer Andrade has remained in Mexico for a few more weeks.  She recently sent the following update…   Missions in La Palmilla, Veracruz, Mexico… Missions and ministry are alive and well in the rural village of La Palmilla! This past July, a Mission Team, sponsored by our church, went to La Palmilla for a week to work alongside of our brothers in Christ on the continued...

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PUMC’ers take Mission to La Palmilla (7/15/15)

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

PUMC’ers take Mission to La Palmilla (7/15/15)

Our mission team has safely arrived in La Palmilla Mexico!  For the next two weeks they will be working with our Mexican friends to help complete the construction of their sanctuary.  The church in La Palmilla is a United Methodist Church that’s bursting at the seams.  There’s not a lot of funding for a construction project in that village, but there is a lot of love for Christ and a lot of desire to share His Word. One of the Mission Team members, Chris Valianti, posted the...

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Abramovichs Send Update on Mission in Poland (6/1/15)

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015 in Abramovich, EventReport, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Abramovichs Send Update on Mission in Poland (6/1/15)

John and Dasia Abramovich are missionaries in Poland, using their gifts to teach the Bible to children and youth.  John grew up near Pitman, and Dasia is from Poland.  John and Dasia are both very familiar to PUMC as they have visited us and taught Bible studies during their recent “furloughs” in the States.  They recently sent the following update message…        Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. (Matthew 5:6)....

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God or Giants? (5/17/15)

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Rambo, Sermons | 0 comments

God or Giants? (5/17/15)

Our guest speaker on Sunday May 17 was Scott Rambo.  Scott, his wife Meg, and their family have become part of our family as they have joined in our Tuesday night Bible Studies, Small Groups, and Men’s group gatherings during their “furlough” from the mission field. The Rambos will soon return to Africa after an extended stay in the States.  They will initially return to Uganda, but will then move to Beni, Congo to teach pastors and health workers.  To learn more about the...

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Mexico Mission Benefits from Men’s Cooking and Yard Sale (4/26/15)

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015 in EventReport, Friends & Fellowship, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global, UMM | 0 comments

Mexico Mission Benefits from Men’s Cooking and Yard Sale (4/26/15)

On Saturday April 25, 2015, the United Methodist Men’s Fellowship served up one of our “famous” breakfast buffets.  The buffet was open not only to serve up a great Saturday morning eating experience, but also to help us serve a church in La Palmilla Mexico which needs help to finish the construction of their new sanctuary.  The buffet was held in conjunction with a yard sale.  Vendors paid for table space, and those proceeds went to the mission. About 110 people dug into the...

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Local Praise Teams Support Church in Mexico (3/22/15)

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in EventReport, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Local Praise Teams Support Church in Mexico (3/22/15)

On the evening of Sunday 3/22/15, some of the best praise teams from area UMC churches came to PUMC to present a concert.  It was not only a time of worship, but an opportunity to support a sister UMC church in La Palmilla Mexico… The Methodist church in La Palmilla may be economically impoverished (at least according to our standards), but they are rich in their love for the Lord and in their service for His Kingdom.  But, they’re bursting at the seams and they really need a new...

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Praise Band Concert @ PUMC to Support Mexican Church (3/22/15)

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in EventAnnouncement, Mexico Mission, Mission: Global | 0 comments

Praise Band Concert @ PUMC to Support Mexican Church (3/22/15)

For years, our church (along with several other local UMC churches) has been supporting a United Methodist Church in La Palmilla, Mexico.  This growing congregation has been struggling to build a new sanctuary that will enable them to further their ministries in this poor region of Mexico.  Later this year, a missions team will travel to Mexico to assist in their construction efforts. On Sunday March 22 our church will host a Silent Auction and Praise Band Concert to raise funds for this...

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