Archive for March, 2017

Rummage Sale

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Friday, May 5th, 5 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, May 6th, 8 AM to 12 noon
St. John’s UMC church is growing in our community. Our building is available to local community groups and hosts a variety of activities with local organizations. Over the years, we have developed quite a reputation for not only being […]

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Women’s Book/Video Group

Monday, March 27th, 2017

All women are invited. We meet at 7 PM on the first Monday of the month.
Our April book is Night by Elie Wiesel, a short (100 pages), but incredibly powerful book. Joan Humphrey will host. Saundra Ackler will facilitate.
Our May book is Blazing World - Siri Hastvedt (there’s another book by the same name written […]

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Men’s Book/Video Group

Monday, March 27th, 2017

The Men’s Book/Video Group will meet Monday, April 10 at the home of Chuck Strate at 6:30 PM.
We will be watching the video Deep End of the Ocean. No need to prepare by reading a book. Just come and enjoy.
If you have a question please call Bruce McAdam, 742-1881.

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Expo Camp & Open House at Wanakee

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Have fun exploring Wanakee at our annual free day of camp. Great for first time campers – have fun while swimming and playing games, get creative in the craft zone, explore trails and nature, enjoy lunch and songs in the dining hall.
Meet our dedicated summer staff and […]

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Wanakee Work Day

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Come to Wanakee Work Day and work with others who love Wanakee as you help open up camp this spring!
Can you do light carpentry, cut and haul brush, plant flowers, paint tables, rake leaves, clean dishes and buildings, work with docks, and/or open cabins?
We need volunteers to help […]

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Native American Ministries Sunday

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Native American Ministries Sunday is April 30, 2017
Together, we empower local spiritual development and educate Native American Seminary Students to serve God Faithfully.
Born and raised in Lumberton, N.C., Christy Oxendine is a member of the Lumbee Tribe. After attending Branch Street UMC as a child and youth, she graduated from East Carolina University, volunteered a […]

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Blood Drive

Monday, March 27th, 2017

St. John will be holding their Spring Red Cross blood drive on Friday, April 7 from 1:00 to 6:00PM. This will be a time for all of us to contribute to the community’s need for blood. Although there hasn’t been major needs in our area, there have been disasters throughout our country.
We would appreciate if […]

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Easter Services

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Easter Sunday at St. John’s will ring with praise and celebration – over and over!
We’ll begin with a Sunrise Service, led by the youth in our Middle School/High School Sunday School class. It will begin at 6 AM, and take place at our outdoor chapel, beside the Bellamy River. (Note: this is a “new/old” service, […]

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Trustee Volunteer Opportunities

Monday, March 27th, 2017

There are a couple of times over the next few weeks that the Trustees would love to have your help.
On April 29th, beginning at 8 AM they would like us to expand on last year’s effort to cut back the “invasive species” of plants and vines – from around the perimeter of our property. They […]

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Holy Week Events

Monday, March 27th, 2017

The holiest time of the Christian year is soon to be upon us, as we come to the end of the season of Lent, and “live again for the first time” through the last six days of Jesus’ ministry before his resurrection.
It all begins on Passion Sunday, April 9th, with services at 9 and 10:30 […]

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