The GUMWRAPPER newsletter March edition

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Special General Conference of the UMC, Feb. 24-26, 2019
A message from Rev. John Inverso, First United Methodist Church Glassboro and
a message from Bishop John Schol, Greater New Jersey Conference

Pastor John will host a congregational meeting on Monday, March 25th at 6:30 PM to discuss the decision on The Way Forward by General Conference and how it will affect our congregation.

New opportunities to serve FUMC and the community. Click here.

The Samaritan Center is currently in need of juice, tuna, peanut butter, jelly, and cereal.

“Grounded”, our church coffeehouse, is open for coffee, tea, and/or a snack during morning church hours. 

Affinity Program: Help the church make money by telling Republic Bank to add any checking, savings, or CD’s you have in their bank, to the Affinity Program c/o FUMC. Bank representatives will be in “Grounded” on March 31st and April 7th from 9:30 – 11 AM to explain the program and answer any questions.

The 2019 GNJUMC Scholarship applications are being accepted now through Sunday, March 31st. Go to and search for scholarships.

Tuesday, March 19th in “Grounded”, 6-8 PM.

Church Wide Clean Up on Saturday, April 6th from 9 AM to noon. Help the trustees clean up the grounds, clean out closets, and various other cleaning. Coffee, tea, juice, and donuts provided.

Save the Date! The Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday, April 20th at 11 AM. Crafts, egg hunt, and lunch provided.

The Prayer  Walk Team will be walking on Saturdays, April 13th and 27th at 11 AM. Meet in the church parking lot.

On Staff Appreciation Day, Sunday, March 24th, the staff will be honored at both services.

There are many small groups for fellowship and study.  Click here to go to the small group page and find one that interests you.