First United Methodist Church, Lewistown, PA 17044  ~  717-248-4618   ~  fumc200@outlook.com

Advent Preparation

This is a talented, behind-the-scenes group that prepares

our sanctuary and our church with lovely decorations

in preparation for the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Coordinators, Kraig and Susan Kratzer

 

 

 

Clothing Bank  

Clothing at no charge.

The room is in the basement and is open

on the last Wednesday of the month, 10-noon.

Donations appreciated.

Coordinator, Betty Benner.

 

 

 

Come to the Banquet

At 12 noon on the last Wednesday of each month,

volunteers prepare and serve a delicious lunch, at no charge.

All are welcome to join us for food and fellowship. 

We do take November and December off from Banquet preparations.

Coordinator, Lynne Westlin

 

 

 

Cookie Sale  

In conjunction with the Kiwanis Christmas Pancake Breakfast

in our Steven's Room, we sell many different kinds of homemade

cookies by the dozen.

The Good Eggs

From January through March,

many gather in the kitchen and Stevens Room to make and sell

25,000+ peanut butter, coconut, and buttercream eggs. 

We work four mornings a week and

direct the profits to a variety of ministries. To order, call 242-1539. 

Coordinator, Dave McCachren.

Homespun

After much work, this committee serves a great turkey dinner and organizes a bazaar on the first Thursday of November.

The dinner is always a sold out event.

The bazaar has an eclectic mixture of items for purchase.

Coordinator,

 

 

Koinonia

This is a women's fellowship group,

meeting the first Tuesday of each month. 

We perform a variety of service and outreach projects.

Coordinators, Barb Baker and Lynne Westlin.

 

 

 

 

Matthew 25

Our Director of Caring Ministries, Karen McCachren, 

offers a listening ear and prayer as well as monetary help

to those individuals who come as we respond

to Jesus' call to reach out in his name.

The small food pantry in our basement is a part of this ministry also.

 

 

 

New Ray of Hope

Every Monday evening,

Karen McCachren facilitates A NEW RAY OF HOPE at 7pm.

It is a support group for those dealing with mental health issues.

Enter through the glass basement door on Dorcas Street

 

 

 

 

Prayer Chain

Open to anyone with a prayer request or anyone willing to pray for requests.

The purpose of Prayer Chain is to offer confidential intercessory prayer.
To request prayer or to become a member,

contact Dave or Karen McCachren at 248-8459 or at kmccachren@comcast.net or Bruce and Laura Buffington at 242-1655 or at laurabuffington@verizon.net

 

 

 

ROO

"Reaching Out and Onward" 

This fellowship group for children through 5th grade meets

once a month for fun, fellowship, learning, and service.

They enjoy doing special presentations during 10:30 worship.

They are famous for doing songs in sign language.

Coordinators, Julie Hannon and Bonnie Zannino.

 

 

 

 

 

 

UP, Uncommon People

Uncommon People is a group  for people on the autism spectrum but everyone is welcome.  We meet every two weeks between 6 and 7pm and do things together such as watch movies, go bowling, go out to eat, go out on walks etc.

Contact person, Aaron Snook, amsnook1@verizon.net

 

 

 

Youth Fellowship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edited July 2, 2018 -- 3:20 PM, RSH