Christ United Methodist Church Blood Drive, Soup Sale Sept. 26

Rev. JP Bohanan, Pastor, Christ United Methodist Church, 175 South Main Road, Mountaintop, invites you to join us for Worship on the Lord’s Day: 8:30 & 10:45 am.

Children are always welcome in worship; those in kindergarten and younger may visit the nursery during both worship services.

Holy Communion is served the first Sunday of every month, and will be served on October 4, as we celebrate “World Communion Sunday”. All are Welcome to the table.

Our Annual “Pound the Pastor” Fall Food Drive is currently underway. We hope to collect at least 4x Pastor JP’s weight in food and monetary donations. Please bring non-perishable food items to be donated to the Mountain Top Food Bank, as we continue to help families in our community that are in need.

American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Saturday, September 26 from 9 am-2 pm. Please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org,and use sponsor code: Mountain Top, to schedule your appointment.

The Friendship Circle will host their annual Home-made Soup Sale Saturday, September 26 from 9 am-1 pm, or while supplies last. Soup choices will include: Vegetable Beef, Ham & Bean, Chicken & Rice, and Chicken Noodle. $6 per quart, cash & carry, first come, first served, no preorders.

An exciting fall season is underway at Christ Church and we would like to announce our New Worship Service:

“Open Table” Sunday, at 7:00 pm. Our hope for this new worship service is to reach persons we are not currently reaching. We will include contemporary worship music, anchor hymns, and new liturgical music. We will celebrate Holy Communion weekly, and once a month, we will have “Dinner Church” with a covered dish meal at 6:00 pm. Please plan to join us! Our first Dinner Church will be held Sept 27.

Once again, during the school year we are holding Sunday School classes for children of all ages and “Adult Forum” for adults. Classes take place at 9:30 am, between worship services, with nursery provided for children of our adult class participants. Youth Group takes place from 5-7 pm.

Other groups that meet regularly include quilters, candy-making, breakfast group, and men’s group. Adult Choir practice Thursday at 7 pm. Our children’s, youth, and bell choirs will be starting practice on 9/24. If you are interested in joining any of our choirs, please call for more details. New members are always welcome. For more information on services or programs, please contact the church office, or visit our website.

Church Office: 570-474-6060 Church email: cumcsecretary@ verizon.netPastor’s email: bohanan.jp@gmail.comWeb: Christonthemountaintop. blogspot.com