Tag Archives: Sunday School

Rally Day – indoors and on the lawn!

The Rally Train came through our ‘town’ on Sunday.  And it came with blasts of  JOY, fun fellowship, renewal and reconnections in an atmosphere of worship.  This amazing Fall Kickoff would not have happened without an amazing and industrious team … Continue reading

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Fourth Grade Bibles

Director of Christian Education Machaela Irving — along with teachers Barbara Sageser, Janis McCarty, and Lorie Roth — presented each fourth grader with a NRSV Bible on February 12. They were curious and delighted!  

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Sunday School: Not Just for Kids

In addition to Bible studies that meet during the week, two adult classes welcome newcomers on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. The Contemporary Issues Class is starting a new study based on The Unwinding by George Packer. Through a series of … Continue reading

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Brown Bag It on November 20

Once again the children of our Sunday School will decorate shopping bags for the church family to fill, with gratitude, for those who are insecure in providing food for themselves and their families. On November 20 our sanctuary will be … Continue reading

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Bagpipes and Colorful Dress: World Communion

PUMC truly is a diverse community, and this is never more evident than on World Communion Sunday.  As has become tradition, members are invited to to attend these services wearing the native dress of their countries of origin, transforming our … Continue reading

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Rally around the Heifer Ark on September 11

We’re getting off to an exciting start to the Sunday School year! On Rally Day, September 11, kids  parents, teachers will gather in the sanctuary at 9:30 a.m. for the first 15-20 minutes of worship. We will celebrate that our Sunday … 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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Loving to tell the story

  Tom Shelton gave the children’s sermon on Sunday — rejoicing in the new faces at the first choir rehearsal and inviting others to join on Wednesday afternoons. The opening hymn, I Love to Tell the Story, was so apt for … Continue reading

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Where will the Holy Spirit send us?

In a race with ‘untied’ balloons, Sunday School students learned that the Holy Spirit can be unpredictable!

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Children in Mission: May 10

 During Lent, the 2nd-5th grade Sunday School Students collected supplies and bagged hygiene kits which Church World Service will distribute to those in need. Thanks to all who participated!! We made 31 kits and learned about service in a hands … Continue reading

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