EventAnnouncement

Announcement of a future event.

What’s UMCOR and Why Does it Need a Sunday? (3/14/21)

Posted by on Feb 21, 2021 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: Beyond our Community, UMCOR | 0 comments

What’s UMCOR and Why Does it Need a Sunday?  (3/14/21)

Once a year, we recognize the work  of UMCOR- the “United Methodist Committee On Relief.” That sounds like a clumsy organizational name for something that helps people out in real ways, but it’s a huge part of the United Methodist Church’s ability to be the hands and feet of God in the world.  On Sunday March 14 we will recognize this arm of the United Methodist Church.  In normal times a special offering would be taken, but in these “abnormal” times of a...

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2020 Cantata to Looks to Jesus (12/20/20)

Posted by on Dec 17, 2020 in Choirs (Music), EventAnnouncement, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

2020 Cantata to Looks to Jesus (12/20/20)

The circumstances surrounding this year’s Christmas Cantata change the presentation, but not the purpose. This year’s cantata will be a mixture of live music and videos from past years. It will be live-streamed on Sunday 12/20 at 4:15 PM.

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Advent 2020 Schedule: Masked but Moving (December 2020)

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020 in EventAnnouncement | 0 comments

Advent 2020 Schedule: Masked but Moving (December 2020)

COVID has turned things upside down, but it doesn’t stop us from preparing for the arrival of Christ into our lives. We have a full but different schedule of opportunities during the Advent season.

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Poinsettias Point to Families (Order by 12/14/20)

Posted by on Nov 28, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Poinsettias Point to Families (Order by 12/14/20)

Covid doesn’t stop Poinsettias! Orders for our 2020 Christmas Poinsettias are due on December 14 (the 7.5″ posts cost $13 each).

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PUMC to Collect Turkeys for HollyDELL Families (11/15/20 & 11/22/20)

Posted by on Nov 11, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: AroundTowns, Pitman Food Pantry | 0 comments

PUMC to Collect Turkeys for HollyDELL Families (11/15/20 & 11/22/20)

PUMC is collecting turkeys for food insecure families who are part of the HollyDELL School. The Pantry shopping cart will be outside of the church (near the Narthex doors) for this collection. You can drop turkeys off at the church on the mornings of Sundays 11/15 and 11/22 (9:30-11:30 AM).

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Leadership Academy Opening its “Doors”! (10/13/20)

Posted by on Oct 21, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Training, UMC Shared Ministries | 0 comments

Leadership Academy Opening its “Doors”!  (10/13/20)

The Greater NJ Annual Conference is offering a series of online classes as part of its new “Leadership Academy.” Attendees will learn about worship, small groups, and missions. Four different 3-session courses will be offered in October, November, January, and February. Each 90 minute session will be delivered on Zoom.

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Limited Congregation to Join Worship! (10/18/20)

Posted by on Oct 11, 2020 in Church Operations, EventAnnouncement, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Limited Congregation to Join Worship! (10/18/20)

On Sunday Oct. 18, we will hold our first “in-person” worship service since March! All services will continue to be Live Streamed, but beginning on this week a limited number of people will be permitted to be part of the congregation.

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Urban Promise Presents a Night of Promise! (10/8/20)

Posted by on Oct 3, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: Beyond our Community, Urban Promise | 0 comments

Urban Promise Presents a Night of Promise! (10/8/20)

Need some testimonies of Encouragement and Promise??? UrbanPromise will hold a “Virtual Night of Promise” on 10/8/20, from 7:00-7:30 PM on Zoom. All are invited, but you need to register to get the Zoom link.

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Zoom into a Small Group! (10/5/20)

Posted by on Sep 27, 2020 in Bible Study, EventAnnouncement, FEATURED, Small Groups, SS-adults, SS-kids | 0 comments

Zoom into a Small Group! (10/5/20)

During the pandemic, we can’t have face to face meetings in our building. But, our small groups continue to meet. Some meet in homes (using “social distancing”), but others are meeting online (using Zoom and Facebook). This post describes how to take part in these online groups.

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Youth Group Announces Fall Schedule (9/20/20)

Posted by on Sep 7, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Friends & Fellowship, youth, Youth Group | 0 comments

Youth Group Announces Fall Schedule (9/20/20)

Our Youth Group has announced a new schedule for this fall. The get togethers will be on Sunday afternoons, alternating between Live (“Socially Distanced”) and Virtual (via Zoom). All Youth are welcome! For details, open this post.

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Bishop Outlines Requirements for Reopening (5/22/20)

Posted by on May 23, 2020 in EventAnnouncement | 0 comments

Bishop Outlines Requirements for Reopening (5/22/20)

Our church building remains closed, even as we prayerfully await for a decrease in the spread of this pandemic. With an eye towards that day, Bishop Schol issued directives on what must happen before churches can safely open for in-person worship services. Until then, PUMC continues to find innovative ways to do ministry without the use of our building.

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Start the Sabbath! (Spring 2020)

Posted by on May 8, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, FEATURED, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Start the Sabbath! (Spring 2020)

It’s Sunday Morning and we can’t go to church during this pandemic, but here are some ways we can still worship on this Sabbath Day.

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Bishop to Lead Virtual Prayer Service (3/29/20)

Posted by on Mar 27, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, UMC Shared Ministries, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Bishop to Lead Virtual Prayer Service (3/29/20)

Bishop Schol will lead a “virtual prayer time” on Sunday March 29 at 4:00 PM.  Here’s the announcement… Prayer Service- Bishop Schol’s Letter… If any among you are suffering, pray. James 5:13   Dear Friends in Christ, I am calling United Methodists of Greater New Jersey, their families and friends together for a time of prayer as we face challenges and concerns with the virus, Covid-19. A virtual prayer service will be held, this Sunday, March 29 at 4:00...

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Easter Still Flowers Despite Coronavirus!

Posted by on Mar 17, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: AroundChurch | 0 comments

Easter Still Flowers Despite Coronavirus!

Despite the Coronavirus, Easter IS coming! Two of our Easter traditions are Daffodils and Lilies, and we are still going to be blessed by them this Easter. This post includes the order forms and instructions on how to order and receive your flowers.

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PUMC Preparing 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt! (4/11/20)

Posted by on Feb 28, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, kids, Mission: AroundTowns, Neighbors, SS-kids | 0 comments

PUMC Preparing 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!  (4/11/20)

Our 11th annual Easter Egg Hunt is in the works, and it will be held on Saturday April 11, 2020. It will be a great morning of food, fun, and Eggs!

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PUMC Plans for 2020 Easter Season! (Feb-April 2020)

Posted by on Feb 21, 2020 in EventAnnouncement | 0 comments

PUMC Plans for 2020 Easter Season! (Feb-April 2020)

Easter 2020 is upon us, and PUMC is ready with a full schedule of events. Lent is a time to prepare for the Resurrection Day of Easter, and our “activities” are available to help you prepare. This post lists the opportunities for worship, service, and celebrations that we’ll have during this Lenten season.

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Men Looking Forward to 2020 Retreat! (4/24/20)

Posted by on Feb 17, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Friends & Fellowship, men, UMM | 0 comments

Men Looking Forward to 2020 Retreat! (4/24/20)

Our Men’s group is planning their 19th annual retreat. The leader will be Pastor George DeVol, and he will lead a study on the book of Matthew- “Following the Master.” George led our retreat in 2018, and we are enthused to have him back. The retreat will be on April 24 through 26 at the Black Rock Retreat Center in Quarryville, PA.

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World Day of Prayer to Take Up Mat and Walk (3/6/20)

Posted by on Feb 17, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

World Day of Prayer to Take Up Mat and Walk (3/6/20)

The annual World Day of Prayer service will be held on Friday March 1 at the St. James Lutheran Church in Pitman. The theme of this year’s service stems from Jesus’s miraculous healing of the paralytic where he told the lame man to “Rise! Take up Your Mat and Walk.” This service will draw us into the healing process of peace and reconciliation.

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New Jersey Methodists to Rise Against Hunger! (3/21/20- POSTPONED!)

Posted by on Feb 13, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Mission: Beyond our Community | 0 comments

New Jersey Methodists to Rise Against Hunger! (3/21/20- POSTPONED!)

On March 22, 2020, the churches of the Greater NJ Annual Conference will join with “Rise Up Against Hunger” in an effort to pack 500,000 boxed meals in one day. Packing sites will be organized in various locations throughout Greater NJ, and PUMC will support the goal of having at least 3,000 people from across the state involved.

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PUMC Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive (1/31/20)

Posted by on Jan 26, 2020 in EventAnnouncement, Ministry: Community & Church, Neighbors | 0 comments

PUMC Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive (1/31/20)

PUMC is hosting the American Red Cross on Friday January 31 for their blood drive. It will be held between 2PM to 7PM. See this post for more details and information on how to register.

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