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  • PUMC Ready to Roar into Vacation Bible...
    by Chuck on June 18, 2019 at 7:04 pm

    Online registrations for this summer's Vacation Bible School are now available (check out this post for the link). Our VBS will be held during the week of June 24-28., from 6-8PM. Our theme this year […]

  • The Purple Potty Returns! (6/9/19)
    by Chuck on June 6, 2019 at 5:02 pm

    Is there a Purple Potty on your lawn??? Contact our Youth Group's plumbers (BLAST) and they'll remove it for you. They'll also want you to update your "insurance policy" to help them attend Summer […]

  • Women Suplement Summer Lunches (6/2019)
    by Chuck on June 6, 2019 at 4:26 pm

    The United Methodist Women are collecting toiletries that will be offered to Pitman residents as part of the First Presbyterian Church’s Summer Lunch Program. Drop your donations in the "Love […]

  • Pitman Camp Meeting Schedules 2019...
    by Chuck on June 4, 2019 at 10:07 pm

    The 149th annual Pitman Camp Meeting kicks off on Sunday June 30, 2019. Each Sunday's service begins at 7:30 in the Grove Auditorium. Open this post to view the season's week by week schedule. […]

  • Greater NJ Ready to Conference!...
    by Chuck on May 14, 2019 at 3:05 pm

    The Greater NJ Annual Conference will meet in Wildwood between Sunday 5/19/19 through Tuesday 5/21/19. Here are some details along with a link to the conference Live Stream. […]

  • Preschool Class of ’19 Graduates and...
    by Chuck on May 13, 2019 at 10:36 pm

    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 […]

  • Services will Recognize Native American...
    by Chuck on May 13, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    Sunday May 19 will be a special service in which we celebrate the contributions of Native Americans to our society. PUMC Lay Speaker Steve Ozkowski (who has roots in the Mohawk Tribal Nation) will […]

  • This Picnic Will Never Be Rained Out!...
    by Chuck on May 13, 2019 at 6:30 pm

    We're throwing an indoor picnic" on Thursday 5/16/19. No ants, no rain. Just some good food and fellowship. It starts at 5:30. […]

  • PUMC Celebrates Favorite Hymns (5/12/19)
    by Chuck on May 13, 2019 at 5:03 pm

    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! […]

  • Tenth Annual Easter Egg Hunt is a...
    by Chuck on April 20, 2019 at 8:38 pm

    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- […]


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United Methodist News Service

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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.

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My Com Tips Newsletter

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Greater New Jersey Annual Conference

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