Rev. Stephen Sours, PhD, pastor at Christ United Methodist Church, 175 S. Main Road, Mountaintop, notes the church has temporarily reduced office hours to Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (closed Tuesday,) and hours now are from 9:00 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. The office phone number is 570-474-6060.
Pastor Stephen welcomes everyone to join us for worship on Sunday mornings at 8:30 or 10:45. A nursery is available during the second service only for those who have infants and toddlers. All children, however, are welcome to stay for the service. Sunday School for all ages K through Seniors begins at 9:30. Communion is offered the first Sunday of the month and is open to all.
The meetings for the week are as follows:
Sunday the Youth will join the District youth rally in Milton. Joanne Hagner will provide details if you need more information.
The Worship Committee will meet Monday (15th) at 7:00 p. m. The Sunshine Circle women meet every Tuesday morning at 9:30 for quilting, crafts and a great social time, and these meeting are open to any women in the community.
The United Methodist Men will meet on Tuesday (16th) at 7:00. The group will be planning activities for the upcoming months and would be happy to welcome all men to join them. The Friendship Circle women’s group will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday (17th) and all women are invited to join them.
The Chancel (adult) choir practices every Thursday evening at 7:00 p. m. The Cherub choir, ages 3 through K, practices at 7:00 also on Thursdays and the Children’s choir, grades 1-6, practices at 7: 15. ys. There is also an adult bell choir which holds their rehearsal on Thursdays at 8:00 p. m. If you or any family members would like to join any of the choirs, please come to the rehearsals. All are welcome.
There is a treasure chest in the Narthex for donations of nonperishable food for the Mountaintop Food Bank. We are always in need of peanut butter, jelly, soups, canned vegetables and mayonnaise. Thank you to all who have donated in the past to help the needy in Mountaintop.
A chart for volunteers for our Vacation Bible School is posted on the bulletin for teachers and helpers for our VBS scheduled for June 17-21. You may also see Carrie and Sherri if you need more details.
The United Methodist Women will sponsor a Red Cross blood drive later in the month –April 27th
Church e-mail: churchsecretary @ verizon. ner
Pastor’s e-mail:ssours@susumc. org
Parsonage tel: 570-474-6060