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 9-25-2023)



1. Next week Pastor will out of town for the from September 29th to October 6th (for the 2023 Ignite Conference and the 2023 Special Conference of KAUMC).

2. The next Holy Communion Sunday will be October 15th.

3. The next PPRC meeting is on Sept. 28th at 10 am via Zoom.

4. East Sullivan Cooperative Parish Meeting is September 28th(Thur.) at 7 pm via zoom.

5. The Annual Giant Pumpkin Party will be held on October 7th (Saturday), and the Grahamsville UMC Youth Booth will be set up.

- The upcoming Youth program (Flood Buckets for UMCOR) will be on October 14th on Saturday at 5pm.

6. The three churches financial informational meeting will be Oct. 10th at 6:30 pm via zoom.

7. October Youth Program is on Oct. 14th(Sat.) from 5 pm to 7pm.

8. The next Grahamsville UMC Thrift Sale is on October 14th (Sat.) from 9 am to 12 pm.

  - For more information, please kindly contact Ruth Phillips at 845-798-3427.

9. The next Food Pantry is on Oct. 20th (Fri.) at 1 pm.

   - Please contact Mary Lee Haag at 845- 985-2455 for more information.

10. Mongaup Valley UMC (Clothing Giving Day) is on Sept 21th (Sat.) from 10am to 12 pm.

11. The Lay Servant Ministries Classes are available on Oct. 14th & 15th.

  - Please check out the attached file.

12. 2023 Combined Charge Conference is scheduled on Oct. 28th (Saturday).

13.The Sundown UMC's United Women in Faith group meets every Tuesday at 1 pm.

   - For more information, please kindly contact Debi Vurckio at 845-985-7559

14. The church is looking for Sunday School teachers and volunteers for the next generation of the church. Please contact Pastor Seung Jin for more information.
15. Happy Birthday!  

         - Staci Conjura (28th), Will Conjura (28th), Deborah Ackerley(29th)


Cathy Murphy- prayers for peace and good health around the world.

Pastor Gretchen- expressions of thanks to Kevin & Cathy who removed a dangerous tree from her property; and healing prayer for her grandson, Matthew, who is suffering from depression.

Sky-continuing prayers for his son-in-law who is recovering from an addiction.

Mike-praises for our Pastor’s perseverance in encouraging youth to participate in IGNITE-a Youth Conference.

Jean -prayers for Pauline ‘s painful back; and best wishes for Adam’s brother who has wedding plans.

Wanda -healing prayers for Joyce Kaplan, who is hospitalized for an injured shoulder-she is Grandma to Ethan & amp; Alyxandra Terwilliger.

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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