Special Offering on 9-19 for those who need our help after IDA

Dear Friends in Christ, When people hurt, United Methodists help. We step up and step out with courage and conviction to spread God’s love to anyone who needs help. There are people in both Eastern Pennsylvania and Greater New Jersey who need our help after Ida swept through our region. The damage and devastation was more …

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School supplies distribution a success; Trading Post supplies needed now

Thank you to everyone who contributed school supplies. The community event was well attended and more than 300 backpacks were distributed to Glassboro students. The cabinet on the Fellowship House porch is visited regularly and in need of more personal care supplies – soap, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, deodorant, shampoo, women’s hygiene products, disposable razors and …

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Haiti relief is September’s communion offering

The Communion offering for September will go to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) for relief efforts in Haiti.  Our April offering was to meet their operational expenses so 100% of this offering can go to relief.

Letter from the Pastor – 7/31

Dear Church Family, This week, in light of the increase in Delta variant cases, the CDC issued new guidelines recommending that vaccinated people wear masks when indoors “in areas of substantial or high transmission.” According to the CDC’s COVID Data Tracker, Gloucester County’s transmission rate is “substantial.” In response to that, our church leaders and I recommend …

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August communion offering supports UMCP

The August Communion will support the United Methodist Communities at Pitman, formerly known as Pitman Manor.  This facility provides several levels of quality senior living with resources for health, safety and the abundant life promised in Scripture.  

Two ways to help with Vacation Bible School

Donations are needed for: decorations, crafts, and the mission project. Contact Sarah Mickle or bring to the church before July 30th. For the mission project, bring to Vacation Bible School (Aug 1-5).

July’s Communion Offering

The July communion offering will help Family Promise of Southwest NJ provide temporary housing and meals to homeless families with children in Camden, Gloucester, Salem and Cumberland Counties.  The program also helps the families find jobs, affordable housing, additional education and access to community resources.  First UMC currently serves as a supporting church, providing volunteers …

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