HAPPENINGS NEWSLETTER! January 28, 2014
is always invited to attend all events – bring friends and family!
our Website www.porchtownchurch.net
our facebook page for updates and inspiration!
Offer Three Worship Services each week:
Night @ 6 p.m. led by Pastor Pete or Laity
9:15 a.m. Laity-Led Studying the Women of the Bible
10:30 a.m. w/Pastor Pete
MEMBER CLASS FORMING!! See Pastor Pete for details.
YOUR FAITH AT OUR BIBLE STUDIES!
Night Bible Study 7 pm
Porchtown Social Hall – studying Proverbs
Night Study w/Pastor
Pete will resume February 4 at 7pm at Pete's House
Lunch & Learn Study will
resume Feb. 5, bring your lunch to Malaga Church
Night Study w/Joe Pantelione
resumes 7pm Feb. 12 at Porchtown Social Hall “A
Morning study w/Paul Gramm will
Glory Pantry & Closet is located in the Trailer. Donations
are always appreciated!
Ruth Moore for details at (856) 982-1215.
2014 (Mission Human Relations)
2014 (Mission: Mission Teens)
Feb. 7: 7 pm Bingo & Potluck Desserts w/Mystery Prizes
Feb. 13: 6:30 PPR/7:30 Council
4 pm Potluck Fellowship Night
Feb. 22: Dist Day/Service:Mission of Hope: Sandy Rebuild
Feb. 23: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am
2014 (Mission: One Great Hour of Sharing)
March 1: District Day/Learning
at Pitman Methodist Church
5: Ash Wednesday service @ Minotola UMC 7pm
March 6: 7:30 pm Council
March 13: Fishes & Loaves 6 pm @ Newfield UMC
March 20: Raising Lazarus 6pm @ Minotola UMC
Mar. 22: 6:30 pm White Elephant Fund Raiser
Mar. 27: Water into Wine 6pm @ Piney Hollow UMC
March 30: DEADLINE FOR MOSES TRIP MONEY
March 30: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
2014 (Mission: Cornerstone Baby Bottles)
council meeting because of Lenten studies)
April 3: Ten Lepers 6 pm @ Porchtown
pm Soup/Sandwich (we host this)
Apri1 10: Miracle of Jesus 6pm @ Plainville
April 11-13: Waves of Grace Retreat
April 13: Egg Hunt for Kids & Coffee/Danish for Adults
April 17: Holy Thursday Service 7pm @ Piney Hollow
April 18: Silent Breakfast 8 am @ Minotola UMC
April 18: Good Friday Service noon-3 pm @ Malaga UMC
April 20: Easter Sunrise 6:30am Malaga Lake & breakfast
April 20: 10:30 am Easter Service at Porchtown
April 24: NOW Team 7 pm
April 25: Potluck Desserts & Bingo Fun 7pm
April 26: Moses bus trip to Lancaster Pa. ($ deadline Mar. 30)
April 27: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
April 27: Trustees 11:30 am
2014 (Mission: Native Americans)
May 1: 6:30 pm PPR / 7:30 pm Council
May 3: Porchtown Yard Sale 8am-2pm
May 4: Native American Sunday 10:30 am w/Steve Oz
May 10: Malaga Yard Sale
May 17: 6:30 pm Potluck Pizza & Salads
May 25: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
29-31: GNJAC Annual Conference
2014 (Mission: Peace with Justice)
June 5: 7:30 pm Council
June 8: Church Potluck Picnic ?
June 23-27: Malaga VBS 6pm eat / 7pm study
June 29: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host: Malaga
(Mission: The Hallahans in Uganda?)
council mtg. this month re: Independence
July 13: Unity Picnic at Paula's?
July 17: NOW Team 7pm
July 20: Trustees 11:30 am
July 26: Malaga Chicken BBQ 1-5 pm
July 27: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
2014 (Mission: United Methodist Homes)
Aug. 7-10: Camp Trip to Sandy Cove
July 14: 7 pm Finance/7:30 pm Council
Aug. 31: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
2014 (Mission: Ranch Hope)
Sept. 4: 6:30 PPR/7:30 pm Council
Sept. 6 or 13? : Franklin Township Day?
Sept. 14 (or 21): BFF BBQ??
Sept. 28: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
2014 (Mission: World Communion)
Oct. 2: 7 pm Finance/7:30 pm Council
Oct. 4: Porchtown Yard Sale
Oct. 5: World Communion Sunday
Oct. 11: Malaga Yard Sale
Oct. 16: NOW Team 7 pm
Oct. 19: Laity Sunday / Trustees mtg 11:30 am
Oct. 25: Chili/Pie Cook-Off?
Oct. 26: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
2014 (Mission: DYFS Children)
Nov. 6: 6:30 pm PPR/7:30 pm Council
Nov. 14: Mystery Bingo w/snacks 7pm?
Nov. 26: Thanksgiving Eve Service
Nov. 30: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
Nov. 30: Hanging
2014 (Mission: Local Families)
Dec. 4: 7:30 pm Council
Dec. 5: Malaga Tree Lighting 7pm
Dec. 7: 2nd
Sunday Advent – Love
Dec. 7: Advent Soup & Sandwiches?
Dec. 14: 3rd
Advent – Joy - Sun.
Dec. 21: 4th
Advent – Peace
Dec. 24: Candlelight 4 pm Porchtown
Dec. 24: Candlelight 7 & 11 pm Malaga
Dec. 28: Men's Breakfast 7:45 am Host:
of these dates are still tentative...contact event leaders for
& PRAYER UPDATES: Contact Eileen Oz at 694-2557 or