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Haiti Mission Trip News

SPONSORS: The mission team from St. Andrew’s will travel to Haiti on February 13th. If you currently sponsor a child at the Wayom Timoun Orphanage in Haiti, we have a new request for this trip. Instead of filling a bag, please donate $20 and items will be purchased for each child. Young boys will receive a remote-control car, young girls will receive a doll, older children will receive a power pack to charge electronics or a storage bag. If you…

UNITED MEDTHODIST WOMEN FUNDRAISER ON JANUARY 15

On Tuesday, January 15th, the United Methodist Women will hold a Dine and Donate night at PJ Whelihan’s in Cherry Hill (1854 Marlton Pike East, Cherry Hill). St. Andrew’s UMW will receive 15% of your purchase to support the mission work of our UMW. Mention the fundraiser or show the flyer (available in our lobby) in order to have your purchase included. Come out for fellowship and fun while supporting helping our UMW continue to support missions.

Casserole Fridays Update

Once again, we are ready to provide more casseroles to families at the Neighborhood Center. On Fridays, the Neighborhood Center in Camden distributes frozen casseroles families that are suffering from food insecurity. Here’s how you can help: 1. Pick up an aluminum pan or two in the lobby today! 2. Cook a favorite dish 3. Write the recipe name, ingredients and cooking instructions on the paper lid 4. Freeze it 5. Bring the frozen casserole to church on Sunday or…

New Members

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MEMBER OF ST. ANDREW’S UMC? We will be welcoming new members on Sunday, February 10, 2019 (this is a NEW date!). If you would like to join, or get more information about what it means to be a church member, please call Colleen in the Church office (856 429-4469), or speak with Pastor Work this morning.  

WINTER 2019 EXERCISE REGISTRATION FORM

SPONSORED BY ST. ANDREWS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Route 70 (next to Ponzio’s Restaurant), Cherry Hill, NJ   08002  Tai Chi/ Qi Gong: Tai Chi is a Chinese martial and healing art designed to develop “chi” or energy within the body. It is characterized by slow, gentle movements.  Qi Gong is the art and science of using breathing techniques, gentle movement, & meditation to cleanse, strengthen, and circulate the life energy (qi). Qigong practice leads to better health and vitality and a…

Counting Team Volunteers Needed

We are looking for a few people who would like to help out counting the collection on Sunday mornings. You will be assigned to a team that will count money on Sunday each month after church. If you are not able to make a regular commitment to one Sunday each month, but would still like to help out, we also need people who are willing to serve as substitutes on an as needed basis when one of our regular counters…

Welcome Katie Holmberg!

Welcome Katie Holmberg, our new Youth Ministries Leader! We look forward to getting to know Katie as she leads our new youth program beginning next Sunday, September 9th. 

Message from Commission on a Way Forward – Council of Bishops

This is the third installment of information on the upcoming Special Session of the General Conference in February 2019. United Methodist delegates from around the world will decide how to move forward as a denomination around the issue of human sexuality. Below is an explanation of one of the plans, the “Connectional Conferences Model” (considered but not recommended by Council of Bishops)   The Connectional Conferences Model is grounded in a unified core that includes shared doctrine and services, and…

Message from Commission on a Way Forward – Council of Bishops

In February 2019, at a Special Session of the General Conference, United Methodist delegates from around the world will decide how to move forward as a denomination around the issue of human sexuality. Below is an explanation of one of the plans, the “One-Church Plan” (recommended by Council of Bishops), that will be presented.  This plan would allow for contextualization in different parts of the world (adapting some non-essential practices to different mission fields to maximize our witness and success…