Category Archives: Small Groups

Youth News—Meet Jacob Davis

The youth program at PUMC includes multiple “Youth Staff” volunteers who dedicate their time to mentoring our teens. Most of these “Staff,” however, are new to PUMC. So, for the next few months we will showcase a short interview with … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun for Monday Morning Group

Undaunted by the spectre of the trick or treaters on Halloween Night, the Monday Morning Group invites everyone to wear costumes to its regular Bible study from 10 to 11:30 on Halloween morning in the library at PUMC. Afterwards they … Continue reading

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PUMC Circle of Friends Meeting September 13, 2016

The Circle of Friends held their monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m on Tuesday September 13 at the PUMC Fellowship Hall with twelve members present. Beth opened the meeting with a devotion and introduced the guest speaker. Susan Gange of PUMC gave … Continue reading

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‘Aging with Grace’ at Suppers on June 9

When Suppers Program founder Dorothy Mullen spoke at the January UMM breakfast, she inspired Anna Looney to enlist some PUMC volunteers to “cook, taste, and feel our way to vibrant health,” as Mullen would say. Ten people gathered in the Fellowship … Continue reading

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PUMC Circle of Friends Meeting April 12, 2016

  On Tuesday, April 12, the Circle of Friends held their monthly meeting at the church. The meeting started at 11:00 in the Fellowship Hall with some 19 members honoring the memory of Robbie Vaccaro, a beloved member of the circle, who … Continue reading

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Thursdays: Journaling through Lent

Betsy Arnold will lead a “Journaling through Lent” group on Thursdays, 11:30 to 12:30, in the conference room of the church. “Journaling is a very personal process and we will be exploring different ways to enjoy this spiritual practice,” she says.  “Please … Continue reading

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Circle of Friends Christmas Luncheon at Rocky Hill Inn

The PUMC Circle of Friends had an enjoyable time at their annual Christmas Luncheon on Tuesday, December 8, 2015, with 13 women around the table at the Rocky Hill Inn, Central Jersey’s premier gastropub. Rocky Hill Inn, with its awesome … Continue reading

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Knitting for faith and prayer

The prayer shawl group meets Tuesday, September 29. Everyone is invited, no matter your skill level. Here’s how Catherine Williams describes her experience: I joined the prayer shawl group originally to keep my daughter company. She loved knitting and crocheting … Continue reading

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Adult Ed Choices — which is for you?

Adults have lots of education opportunities this fall. Two classes meet on Sunday mornings at 9:30. The Contemporary Issues class, in the Library, will study the Historical Figure of Jesus by EP Sanders. top right from those pictured above. This informal class focuses on … Continue reading

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How to discuss hot button issues

Here is a training announcement from the Greater New Jersey Digest: Learn productive ways to discuss hot button issues with your church. GNJ’s Board of Church and Society is hosting training focusing on helping church leaders facilitate discussions about difficult … Continue reading

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