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Schedule highlights this week, June 17–23

Sunday, June 18th, worship times

8:00 and 9:30 a.m. traditional worship in the Sanctuary

11:00 a.m. contemporary worship (SonSpirit) in Heritage Hall 

Extending our hospitality on Sunday mornings

Sunday morning greeters are needed!  Can you sign up here for just one week per month? Sign-up posters also appear in Cokesbury Lobby and in the Welcome Center.

Death Penalty in Delaware

The United Methodist Church stands in opposition to the death penalty. To view the statement concerning this matter, taken directly from the Book of Discipline, please see this link.  For information on how you may take practical action to exercise your United Methodist principles, please view this post.

Wheelchairs needed

If you have a spare, gently-used wheelchair or other mobility device gathering dust, please see this letter from the Mission Mobility organization.

Food Cupboard update

The Food Cupboard is in need of the following this week: hearty canned soups, mayonnaise (not large), jams and jellies. Thank you for your ongoing support of this ministry in partnership with the Newark Area Welfare Committee.

Additional notes of interest:

Feel like you’re missing something?

  • Get involved in social justice! Our “toolbox” resource pages can show you how.
  • View the Bunting Library page
  • Cradle Roll – Expecting a bundle of joy or know someone in the church who is expecting? Contact Melanie Hartley at 302-368-8774, x217
  • Please consider becoming a Sunday morning greeter!
  • UMC Market shopping platform is a unique way to give to NUMC’s ministries.  Improved!  More stores and features available!  (It may be necessary to re-sign up for the improved site.) View the video!
  • For help planning publicity for your church committee’s upcoming event, contact the Communications Team.
  • Sign up to be notified by email when a new issue of Parish Notes is published. Help NUMC go green and reduce costs!
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