The Fellowship of the Cross youth will lead this year’s Sunday school flower-planting event this Sunday, May 21, the last morning of the Sunday school year. Everyone is invited to join our children and youth classes as we plant flowers around the church property during the Sunday school hour.
Have you seen the cabinets in our Simpson Room? They will provide much needed storage for our church family. We could use some help painting. If you like to paint, please join the Trustees committee on any one of our upcoming painting days and stay as long as you are able:
- Saturday, May 20, 8:30 am - noon
- Monday, May 22, 6 - 9 pm
Leap of Faith will be playing at the Relay for Life on June 3rd, 7 pm (after the survivor’s walk). The event will be at the YMCA field. Bring a lawn chair, and listen to the cool sounds of your worship band while supporting the Relay for Life effort.
Pat Leiphart is in the hospital and can use our prayers. Please also help shower her with cards of encouragement and healing: Post Office Box 88, Ambridge PA 15003-0088
All women, young ladies, and girls are invited to Pastor Russel’s annual “Celebration of Women” Banquet on Friday, May 12 at 6 pm, in the Simpson Room.
All ladies are invited to a shower for Aimee Scott, who will be married at SUMC on Saturday, June 10. Please come for lunch and the bridal shower after the traditional service this Sunday, May 7, in the Simpson Room.
Our next monthly Salad Luncheon is this Thursday, May 4, from 11 am to 1 pm.
Please respond if you can serve as an usher or greeter at 11 am this Sunday or for an upcoming Sunday (greeters for 9 and 11 am, and ushers for the 11 am service are needed each week!!) Please volunteer!
Look for the cart in the sanctuary on May 28th and help local families with food insecurities overcome that challenge. Sewickley Community Food Bank opens its doors on Wednesdays from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm to distribute food to those in need in and around the 15143 zip code. With the school year coming to an end, consider foods that might provide breakfast and lunch to children who normally receive those meals at school.
When you give generously on Native American Ministries Sunday, you equip seminary students who will honor and celebrate Native American culture in their ministries. You empower congregations to find fresh, new ways to minister to their communities with Christ’s love.
ATLM is dedicated to offering our brothers and sisters in Christ who live with a disability a space in which to foster relationships and build community. The faith-based, specialized Lake Erie fishing experiences can be life-changing stepping-stones on the road to independence for the guests.
SUMC will be collecting items from Eastbrook Mission Barn’s wish list. Eastbrook operates a satellite UMCOR relief kit collection/distribution site.
Sewickley UMC will collect new and gently used CLEAN shoes (pairs only) from now until June 4th.
In order to discuss upcoming outreach ministries, Outreach will meet on Sunday, May 7th, following the Traditional Worship Service. Light lunch will be provided. Whether you are an official committee member or an interested congregation member, you are encouraged to attend.
Thank you to this Sunday’s volunteers
Here are some things you can do to make this day phenomenal and add a feather to your cap!
The children of the Youth Choir and Kid’s Night Out will be presenting an Easter Pageant during both services this Sunday.
Please note all of the following worship opportunities as we celebrate Holy Week
We want to include all of our congregation in our new Lifetouch directory! In order to minimize calls to you to set up your appointment, please use the on-line registration here to select your day and time to have your professional portrait taken.