Administrative Assistant Needed
JUMC is seeking a part time, experienced administrative assistant. It is expected this person will work between 10-12 hours per week. Additional time may be needed during peak seasonal intervals. The completed application can either be emailed to: email@example.com or mailed to the church at: PO Box 916, Jordan, NY 13080.
Please click here for the application.
Serving Those in Need
JUMC will be preparing, transporting, and serving dinner at the Brown Memorial Church in Syracuse on Sunday, May 19th. Our menu will be: Sloppy Joes with rolls, cole slaw, corn, cookies and brownies, chocolate milk and lemonade. There are tasks for every gift and talent! You can make a monetary donation bake cookies, or warm-up, transport and serve the meal. Envelopes for a love offering to help fund the cost of this dinner will be in the bulletins on (two prior Sundays). The signup sheets for this event are on the Mission/Outreach bulletin board. This is a wonderful way to serve our brothers and sisters in the United Methodist Church. The Mission Team is still seeking a coordinator for two annual Brown Memorial dinners.
District Discipleship Training Days
The District Leadership Team has taken very seriously the mission of the church to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World. Thus, we are inviting all Lay leaders, Lay Members to Conference, SPRC and Administrative Council members of the district to attend three special training sessions which will be held at the Marcellus UMC, Sat May 4, 11 (10am-12pm) and May 18 (10am-2pm.) All others from our church are encouraged to attend and participate in this vital work. In preparation for the training we ask that you download and become familiar with the booklet, engaging your community, from the General Board of Discipleship. Contact Pastor Glen and he will send you a PDF of this booklet. Please note: this is a 40 page document.
The Franklin J. Sherman Scholarship
The scholarship is to be awarded annually to one or more persons enrolled in a seminary accredited by the United Methodist Church, who is preparing for service as an ordained minister, a Minister of Christian Education, or Director of Christian Education. The award will be given in addition to scholarships awarded by the Upper New York Conference Board of Ordained Ministry. A person may receive the scholarship more than once.
Download the application here The Application for the scholarship is to be made to the Seminary Scholarship Committee, JUMC, PO Box 916, Jordan, NY 13080 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Seminary Scholarship Application” in the subject line.
DEADLINE: Applications must be received on or before June 1, 2019.
We wish to recognize our 2019 graduates after worship on Sunday, 6/9. Please contact the church office if you would like to be recognized or know someone to be recognized. Please notify either by Sunday, 6/2.
High School Comfort Closet
JEHS has established a Comfort Closet in the guidance office. The purpose of this closet is to discreetly provide needed hygiene and personal items for students and their families so that the students can maintain personal cleanliness and school readiness. Currently in great demand are the following:
Toilet paper,Paper towels, Toothpaste and toothbrushes, Book bags, Laundry cleaning supplies, Garbage bags, Snack type food items- individually wrapped bars or bagged snacks that students can grab and go
These items can be placed on the shelves in the Whitmore Lounge from May 26-June 16.
Mother Day Blankets
Last year, thousands of Church World Service blankets were distributed to disaster victims throughout the US. A $10 donation will provide one blanket. While this is an
ongoing mission, you can choose to honor / remember a strong woman in your life and surround another with her warmth... Simply place the money and completed form in an envelope (on the tables around the Sanctuary) and place it in the offering plate. The list of names will be printed for Mother’s Day (5/12). Please share your blessings and increase the outreach of this mission.
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