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  • Service to Welcome the Longest Night...
    by Chuck on December 12, 2019 at 2:22 pm

    December 21 marks the day of the Winter Solstice; the day when our part of the world is tilted as far away from the sun’s direct rays as it can get.  It’s the day with the least amount […]

  • Christmas Updates from World-Wide...
    by Chuck on December 11, 2019 at 7:54 pm

    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.

  • Choirs Light the Way for Our 2019...
    by Chuck on December 11, 2019 at 3:27 pm

    Our 2019 Christmas cantata will be held on Sunday December 15, at 4:15 PM. Join with us as we look at our Savior by considering His Names, and as we gaze into His wonderful face we'll worship the […]

  • Preschool Preparing Christmas Pageant!...
    by Chuck on December 11, 2019 at 4:00 am

    The cherubs are getting ready! Our Preschool, Our Father's House, will host our annual Christmas Pageant on Wednesday 12/6/18 at 10 AM.

  • Christmas Star Tree to Brighten the Day...
    by Chuck on December 6, 2019 at 2:59 am

    A special Christmas tree is located in our Narthex. Many Christmas Trees adorn our church this time of year, but this tree isn't just there for decoration. The Star Tree is there to provide some […]

  • Thank God!
    by Chuck on November 30, 2019 at 3:21 pm

    Thanks God! When we say that, are we just expressing relief about a bullet we just dodged? Or, is there place where we can actually express gratitude to God? This Thanksgiving signboard message […]

  • PUMC Welcomes Parade Viewers (11/30/19)
    by Chuck on November 28, 2019 at 6:48 pm

    A special welcome to those who attended the 2019 Santa Parade in downtown Pitman! Here's an update on what's happening at PUMC during this special Advent Season.

  • Daily Quiz
    by Chuck on November 23, 2019 at 11:20 pm

    How's your knowledge of the Bible, or of the Church? To expand your horizons and to test your knowledge, try our "Daily Quiz." This quiz will be changed "occasionally."

  • Daily Poll
    by Chuck on November 23, 2019 at 11:02 pm

    Our "Daily Poll" will be updated occasionally. Cast your vote on the latest topic, and check back frequently to track the results and to catch the next poll question.

  • 2019 Advent Schedule Looks Forward to...
    by Chuck on November 23, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    Advent is a busy time around PUMC! This post will help you keep track of the many worship, celebration, and service opportunities available to you during this holiday season. Plug in as we look […]


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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