Grahamsville & Sundown &
Mongaup Valley

United Methodist Church

Announcements (Updated on 08-07-2022)


1. Every Friday "Prayer Night" at Grahamsville UMC from 6:30 to 7:00 pm.

2. The Sundown UMC Administrative Council is on Sunday (Today), after the worship service.**

3. "Husband and Wife" Bible study (1 Corinthians) starts on August 16th at 7 pm at the Barnes' house in Grahamsville.

- Please contact Amanda Barnes at or call 845-538-6145 for more information.

4. Bible Reading & Prayer Group "Draw the Circle" Meeting is on Wednesday night at 7 pm.

- Please contact Pastor Seung Jin for more information and to sign up.

- The Book “Draw the Circle”, which is about a prayer, is available now (limited numbers)

5. The next Grahamsville UMC Thrift Sale is on Saturday, August 27th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

- Donations are accepted in the thrift building on Tuesdays from 9:30 am to 11:30 am or by appointment.

- Please call Lee (985-3128) or Ruth (985-7222) for more information.

- Special thanks for all the hard work of volunteers to support the church and community.

6. The Sundown UMC Yard Sale is every Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

7. The 142nd Annual Grahamsville Little World's Fair is from August 19th–21st, 2022. (

8. The Mongaup Valley UMC "Clothing Giving Day" is on August 20th, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

9. The Sundown UMC Annual Chicken BBQ is on Sept. 24th from 4-7 p.m.

10. 2022 Ignite Conference is coming soon. Please check it out!!

11. Free-range, organic, non-antibiotic eggs are available in the food pantry refrigerator. The eggs are $3 a dozen, and the proceeds support Louise Dayton's chicken farm, which supplies the eggs for the food pantry. Eggs can be picked up anytime in the food pantry refrigerator, and the money can be placed inside the plastic container.

12. Pastoral counseling, spiritual & life consulting, Bible study & discussion, and faith mentoring are available without any charge! Anytime by appointment (via in-person, Zoom, or phone call). Contact the pastor at 845-985-2283 or email

13. 2022 KCCNEJ of the UMC Summer Retreat, August 15–17th. (Pastor)

14. Pastor's Vacation will be Aug. 26 through Sept. 17th.

15. Happy Birthday

-Michael Tompkins (17th)

Special Prayers:

Ruth P. - Healing for Dale Ellis who is in the hospital.

Nancy B. - Healing prayers for Mike LaJoie and strength for Betty

Theresa W. - Prayers for Jennie Richmond, who had knee surgery

Kevin M. - Healing prayers for Jason, Gretchen's neighbor.

Shirley D. - Remembering her nephew, Ryan, on the anniversary of his passing

Barbara B. - Traveling mercies for Betty McNamara as she travels to see her grandson and sister-in-law.

Bob L. - Prayers for Julie Shea and Paul Lounsbury as they deal with health issues.

Karen B. - Healing prayers for her

Jona H. - Prayers for her brother, Dean, whose cancer has returned

Roger B. - Praise for the wonderful send-off for Melvin York

Pastor - What a joy to have Communion Service in Mongaup Valley on Sunday!

We appreciate your genuine consideration, dedication, and support, which empowers the community of faith in Grahamsville & Sundown to operate the goodness and beauty of God to the world and the loving ministry to the local mission field.

Our Mission

To become one with God as we grow in our relationship with Jesus Christ, share our faith with others, and serve God's church, community and world.

Sundown Church Worship : Sun. 8:30 AMGrahamsville Church Worship : Sun. 10:30 AMMongaup Valley Church Worship : Sun. 10:30 AM (Via Zoom)The first Sunday of the month - Sun. at 1 :00 PM (Holy Communion)

350 Main St. (Po Box 86), Grahamsville, NY, 12740

- Contact -Pastor Seung Jin Hong Landline # (845)-985-2283 / Text # (845) 693-0889‬ e-mail :

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