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Disability Awareness Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

Special Offering – February 17th – This special offering helps promote awareness issues and supports Western PA Conference ministries that provide opportunities for fuller inclusion of people with disabilities.

Human Relations Sunday – January 20, 2019 – Special Offering

Human Relations Sunday – January 20, 2019 – Special Offering

Human Relations Day calls United Methodists to recognize the right of all God’s children in realizing their potential as human beings in relationship with one another. The special offering benefits neighborhood ministries through Community Developers, community advocacy through United Methodist Voluntary Services, and work with at-risk teens through the Youth Offender Rehabilitation Program.

Volunteers In Mission (VIM) Sunday October 21st

Volunteers In Mission (VIM) Sunday October 21st

VIM recognizes the important work of putting Christian love into action across the globe. The special offering on October 21st is designated for work within WPAUMC. To give, include your additional gift with your regular offering, marking VIM; or you may use EasyTithe via the web or the app, again indicating VIM on your gift.

Camping Sunday October 14th

Camping Sunday October 14th

In order to offset costs of our camps and retreat centers, WPAUMC churches are asked to take a special Camping Sunday offering. The Bishop’s Camping and Retreat Initiative has also launched, with the campaign coming to local churches beginning in January 2019.

Peace With Justice Sunday, May 27th

Peace With Justice Sunday, May 27th

Your giving makes possible the proclamation of Christ’s peace. Will you continue to support Peace with Justice Sunday? Will you empower local Christians—in Pennsylvania and Arizona and Liberia—to build the kingdom of peace that Jesus ushered in? Special envelopes will be in the bulletins on May 27th, or mark your gift accordingly; you may also select Peace with Justice on Easy Tithe.

Native American Special Sunday Offering April 15th

Native American Special Sunday Offering April 15th

One tribe in North America has told this story for centuries: when people “pale as birch” crossed the great water in large canoes, they brought with them “The Black Book.” However, the bringers of the physical Book could not have known what it would mean and look like to be Native and a follower of Jesus.

Disability Awareness Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

Special Offering – February 18th

This special offering helps promote awareness issues and supports Western PA Conference ministries that provide opportunities for fuller inclusion of people with disabilities.

Sewickley UMC Adds Electronic Giving

Sewickley UMC Adds Electronic Giving

Putting our offerings of cash or checks in the plate during worship service is a long standing tradition that is still welcomed. However, we recognize that this method does not work well for everyone. Sewickley UMC is now set up to use EasyTithe. This service allows our members, friends, and visitors to give to the church and other ministries using a computer or smart phone.

UM Student Day Special Giving – November 26th

UM Student Day Special Giving – November 26th

Right now, there are UMC young people—who might not have had the resources to attend a school of their choice, or, for some, any school at all—who’ve been sent by you into the world God loves because of your giving to United Methodist Student Day.

Youth Service Fund (YSF) Sunday – November 5th

Youth Service Fund (YSF) Sunday – November 5th

Through the UMC's global YSF, UM teens raise money for other teens doing ministry in their churches and communities impacting poverty, illiteracy, absenteeism and social justice.

Peace with Justice Offering

Peace with Justice Offering

Please support Peace with Justice Sunday. Empower local Christians around the world to build the kingdom of peace that Jesus ushered in. Special envelopes will be included in the bulletin on June 11th, or mark your gift “Peace with Justice”.