Mongaup Valley

United Methodist Church

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.

(Updated on 11-22-2022)


1. The Grahamsville United Methodist Church successfully hosted the East Sullivan Cooperative Parish Advent Fellowship and Covered Dish on Sunday. And also, by the grace of God, the holiday craft fair was successfully completed yesterday. Special thanks to all the kitchen & cleaning & muscle & prayer teams and churches.

2. Holy Communion and Family Worship Sunday is Today, on December 4th.

- Mongaup Valley UMC Sunday worship service will be “in-person” at 1 pm.

3. Zoom Advent Bible Study (4 weeks) is available to everyone on Wednesday at 7 pm via Zoom.

- “Prepare the Way for the Lord” by Adam Hamilton, please contact pastor if you need the book.

4. Christmas Youth Program will be in December 9th (Friday), from 5 pm to 8 pm.

- Taco Dinner & Christmas Presents for Sunset Nursing Home (youth ages 8+)

- Making care package gifts for residents who need holiday cheer.

- If you need more info., please contact Amanda 845-538-6145 (text) or

- Here is the link to sign up online:

5. Grahamsville UMC Administrative Council Meeting is on Dec. 15th at 7 pm.

6. GUMC Food Pantry Day will be Dec. 16th at 1 pm.

7. Mongaup Valley UMC (Clothing Giving Day) is Dec. 17th from 10 am to 12 pm.

8. 2022 Christmas Eve Worship service is on Saturday Night! Please save the date for the Christmas Joyful day.

The specific time by the church will be announced after this Sunday.

9. Happy Birthday!!

- Bob Landau (2nd) & Sue Ellen Garlinghouse (2nd)

Special Prayers:

Matt F. - Praise for being with family this past week.

Shirley D. - Good morning to Mongaup Valley.

Kevin M. - Prayers fir Deborah as she will be having surgery next week. Prayers for a successful surgery and a speedy recovery.

Pauline K. - Praise that she was able to visit with her sister-in-law, Joan, who is on the hospital.

Jean K. - Traveling mercies for Gretchen as she goes back to Florida and for those attending our event today.

Theresa W. - Prayers for the family of Dave Muller who recently passed away.

Carol L. - Prayers for her sister in California who lost a daughter in June and whose other daughter is in the hospital with a broken leg.

Gretchen F. - Praise that Dan Short is with us today.

Cherisse T. - Happy holidays to all and sorry that she can't be with us today.

Bob L. - Prayers for Nick and his family.

Pastor - Prayers for Pastor Choi and his family who have Covid.

Everyone - concerns and prayers for Gladys’ illness.

Ken T. – Prayer for safe travel of the family members and safety for all hunters and hikers.

Donna V. – Healing Prayer for George, who is battling cancer.

Maureen H. – Prayer for the Cooperative Parish Covered Dish.

Barry N. – Healing prayer for Carol N.

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.

Sundown UMC Worship : Sun. 8:30 AMGrahamsville UMC Worship : Sun. 10:30 AMMongaup Valley UMC 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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