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  • PUMC to Collect Turkeys for HollyDELL...
    by Chuck on November 11, 2020 at 2:07 pm

    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 […]

  • 2020 Advent Devotionals Look Forward
    by Chuck on November 10, 2020 at 9:26 pm

    "God has something good for you this Advent!" Members of churches in our area have produced a daily devotional guide which will help us discover what God wants to share with us during this journey, […]

  • Trunk or Treat Opens Glimmers of Light!...
    by Chuck on November 2, 2020 at 5:12 pm

    Because of the pandemic, our annual Trunk or Treat was held as a "socially distanced" drive-thru event. Throughout the afternoon, about 400 people enjoyed the decorated trunks, friendly waves, and... […]

  • 2020 Annual Conference Takes Courageous...
    by Chuck on October 25, 2020 at 7:41 pm

    The 2020 conference of the Greater NJ Annual Conference was conducted using two online sessions on the mornings of 10/5 and 10/6. Despite the "social distancing", Courageous strides were made in our […]

  • Weekly Verses Remembered
    by Chuck on October 22, 2020 at 7:55 pm

    Back in 2005-2006, a "memory verse" was posted in the bulletin each Sunday. The verses were tied to that week's sermon. These verses have been re-discovered and are now available in the order they […]

  • Leadership Academy Opening its...
    by Chuck on October 21, 2020 at 7:02 pm

    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 […]

  • Congregation Joins in Worship!...
    by Chuck on October 19, 2020 at 12:43 pm

    For the first Sunday since March 8, a congregation ("socially distanced") attended our worship service. Our services continue to be broadcasted via Live Stream, but it is currently possible for a […]

  • Limited Congregation to Join Worship!...
    by Chuck on October 12, 2020 at 12:21 am

    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 […]

  • Urban Promise Presents a Night of...
    by Chuck on October 3, 2020 at 4:02 pm

    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 […]

  • World Wide Communion Sunday Means...
    by Chuck on October 3, 2020 at 2:31 pm

    On Sunday October 4 we will celebrate World Wide Communion with our "virtual" service. But throughout the year, PUMC has continued to serve "Real" people in our community and to support missions […]


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United Methodist Communications

This denomination-wide service offers a series of different email subscriptions.  Learn more by visiting the UM Communications website.  You can view the Master Subscription Form to pick and choose from the entire list of digests.  A few selected ones are highlighted below.


United Methodist News Service

This digest email is generated by the United Methodist Church (denomination), and covers global news and developments of special concern to United Methodists.  You’ll have a choice of receiving a digest every day or every week. 

United Methodist News Service


The Interpreter Magazine

The Interpreter was a bi-monthly publication of the United Methodist Church, but it was discontinued at the end of 2017.  It was replaced by the “United Methodist Now” newsletter (see below).  Archived editions of the Interpreter Magazine are available: Interpreter Magazine.


United Methodist Now

This bi-weekly “e-Newsletter” provides 3-4 feature articles about our lives as United Methodists.  Recent issues discussed the symbolism we use in Easter (along with a quiz!), Methodist Women Who Made History, and a series on Grace (one issue each for Prevenient Grace, Justifying Grace, and Sanctifying Grace).   Did you know that Elvis recorded his earliest hits in a building shared shared with the Methodist Church’s Television, Radio and Film Commission?  This is an example of some of the interesting stories in the United Methodist Now newsletter.

United Methodist Now


My Com Tips Newsletter

This email will link you to tips and videos on church communications, outreach, worship and new technology. My Com Tips is directed towards anyone leading a group or any church leader.

My Com Tips & Tools


Greater New Jersey Annual Conference

This digest is sent “as needed.”  Typically you’ll get an email once every 3-7 days.  The GNJ Digest contains information specifically for our Conference, and originates with the Conference office in Nutley.

Greater NJ Conference


Delaware Bay District

Our District Superintendent regularly sends out an email message informing clergy and laity of training, worship and mission events happening in our area.   When the message lands in your inbox, the subject is entitled: “Upcoming News and Events.”  The email usually opens with a short devotion, and then lists events sponsored by the Conference and by local churches.  These messages are sent once a week.

Delaware Bay District Newsletter