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Weekly Announcements

We celebrate with one modern service on Sundays at 9:45 am. We hope to greet you as we gather in Jesus' name, celebrating God's grace in action.

Please bring non-perishable food and sundry items for donation to the Salvation Army Food Pantry the first Sunday of each month.

The Women's Bible Study meets Tuesday morning at 9:15 am and is working on I & II Peter, and Jude. Study Book is $5. All women are invited!

The Men's Bible Study meets on Friday mornings at 9:00 AM and is studying the books of John.

This Sunday, Oct 6th, we are honored to have the Rev. Nancy Adams, our District Superintendent, here for our regular 9:45 service. Nancy is a wonderful speaker, don't miss this opportunity to hear her sermon!

The Church Office will be closed, Monday, Oct 14th in honor of Columbus Day.

The Triple L Club meets this month on Thursday the 17th for a Pot Luck Lunch at the Church at noon.

Sunday, Oct. 20th is Laity Sunday, our SPRT will be leading the service and Kathy Timpano will deliver the Sermon.

The last Hymn Sing for the year will be Sunday evening, Oct. 27th. come and join in as we sing many of the old favorites.

Wall of Honor nominations are open. Please take the time to nominate someone you feel that has been an outstanding servant of our Church who witnesses the Good News of Jesus Christ for the greater Community. Ballots are available in the Bulletin and at the Church Office.

The Nut Sale is underway! All proceeds to fund our operating budget. Orders forms are available in the Church foyer. Forms and payment should be to Elva Cornell or Nancy Levitt by October 23rd.

Our annual "Operation Christmas Child" has begun. Help support this worthy cause by filling a shoe box, supplies and instructions are available in the Sanctuary.

Pastor Ron has initiated a new Prayer Opportunity intended to encapsulate our community in prayer. Select an area on our map and begin to pray for people and when possible get to know them and ask for God's presence to become real in their lives. Be sure to sign up after Worship!

Missions Opportunity-A Volunteer in Missions (VIM) Team is going to North Carolina the week of October 19-25. Contact Pastor Ron or the Church Office if you are interested in joining the Team.

Looking ahead, three things to note: Annual Charge Conference on Nov. 2nd at 10:00 am in Hornell, Thanksgiving Dinner on the Nov. 16th at 6:00 pm and the Bishop's visit on Dec 6th.

Please pray for our Jail Ministry Teams, who serve every Wednesday evening at 7:00 PM and on scheduled Sunday afternoons.

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