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  • Our Father’s House Sings the Meaning...
    by Chuck on December 11, 2018 at 7:17 pm

    Our Preschool (Our Father's House) presented their annual Christmas Pageant on 12/6/18. It was a story of innkeepers, shepherds, angels, stars and wise men, but it's also a story for the here and now […]

  • Missions Updates (Dec. 2018)
    by Chuck on December 3, 2018 at 9:23 pm

    Emmanuel- God is with us. He's with us through the hands and feet of His children, some of whom are global missionaries whom we've been supporting. Here's an update on their missions. During this […]

  • Preparing the Way for Jesus (Advent...
    by Chuck on December 1, 2018 at 10:03 pm

    Can it be December already? Are you ready for Christmas 2018??? We have a full schedule of worship, music, and giving events (plus some food), that will help you get ready for Christmas. […]

  • Preschool Preparing Christmas Pageant!...
    by Chuck on December 1, 2018 at 4:18 pm

    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 Hugs Available!
    by Chuck on December 1, 2018 at 4:01 pm

    Know of anyone who needs a warm "hug" this Christmas Season? The Hooks and Needles for God group is always at the ready to give a knitted hug. […]

  • Christmas Marketplace Provides Drinking...
    by Chuck on December 1, 2018 at 4:25 am

    On 11/10/18, our Christmas Marketplace transformed our Fellowship Hall into a winter village filled with craft items, food, and warm community. And, it helped to provide clean drinking water to people […]

  • Welcome to all Trunk or Treaters!...
    by Chuck on November 6, 2018 at 5:54 pm

    During our 10/27/18 Trunk or Treat, PUMC was honored to welcome over 600 people who came for an experience of community and family in a safe and welcoming environment. For anyone new to our church, […]

  • Trunks Open Wide for a Big Treat!...
    by Chuck on November 6, 2018 at 4:01 pm

    Over 600 people came out on a rainy night to enjoy our annual Trunk or Treat. Even though the rain drove us indoors, there were plenty of decorations, games, food, and family memories. […]

  • A Trunk or Treat Welcome to Pitman...
    by Chuck on October 26, 2018 at 7:46 pm

    If you were at our 2018 Trunk or Treat, you received a card with a QR code that directs you to this article.  Thanks for scanning the code and checking us out… Trunk or Treaters- Thanks so […]

  • Pastor’s Ponderings: Time to Sharpen...
    by Chuck on October 20, 2018 at 5:31 pm

    Is your Christian life a burden? Shouldn't it be a Joy to follow and serve Christ?!? If life is a burden, maybe you need to "sharpen your blades" and re-connect with God. […]


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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.

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