Events and Information

 

EVENTS:

Upcoming Events

 

 

Final Round Table Discussion

 

Mark your calendars!!  Our last Round Table Discussion has been scheduled for Sunday, October 7th, immediately following our worship service.  As we have done with previous Round Tables, we will first share a meal then share the ideas and thoughts that have made themselves known to us through prayerful discernment, after which we will discuss and decide how to move forward as St. John’s United Church of Christ.  Please plan to join us so that your voice made be heard!!!

 

 

 

September Council Meeting Highlights

            Committee Report Updates: 

            The Activities Committee will meet in late October to plan the next couple of months.     

            Budget & Finance: The committee will soon be looking into the budget for next year.  The meeting to

                  approve the budget will be in December. 

            Christian Education: Sunday school started on September 16th.

            Stewardship – The giving tree was ordered to be used during stewardship month.  This will be explained

                  further in church.

           

New Business:            

            October 7th after church will be our last round table discussion.  Now that the congregation had time to

                  reflect and pray, we will meet to discuss the options for the future of St. John’s and come to a 

                 consensus.  Lunch will be served.  The main course will be provided. There will be a sign up for side

                 dishes and dessert.

 

 

 

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INFORMATION: 


Inclement Weather

In the event it becomes necessary to cancel Services at any time during the winter, we will notify WFMZ in Allentiown.  They will post the information on their website, www.wfmz.com , and we will also notify WLEV 100.7 in Bethlehem of the closing.  Even when we have Services, we ask that you use your best judgement for your own safety when deciding to venture out in inclement weather.


Church Council Update

Council Minutes will hang on the Bulletin Board for those who wish to read them.

 

Communication
All committee Chairs please give reports or information on current meetings to Pastor Linda or to the    Church Secretary by Wednesday for the next bulletin, and by the 20th of the month for the Newsletter.         You can e-mail us at stjuccrichtown@verizon.net.  Also, a large calendar has been placed in the Narthex        on the bulletin board.  People are strongly encouraged to fill-in their planned meetings/events on the   calendar for everyone to see.

 

Property Committee
Please continue your generous donations using the Building Improvement envelope
sent with your Newsletter.  
 Questions and comments may be directed to anyone on the Property Committee. 

 

Old Medications Disposal

If you need to dispose of old medications properly, Rann Pharmacy in Harleysville

has a disposal box.  They also have a website that can help in

areas pertaining to medications:  www.mymedschedule.com .

Other drop-Off Locations

Quakertown Borough

The Quakertown Police Department

35 N. 3rd Street, Quakertown

Richland Township

Richland Township Police Department

229 California Road, Quakertown

 

Cash Register Tape Fundraiser

The WOW group collects cash register tapes from Redner’s Warehouse Markets.

Please register for a Shopper’s Card at the courtesy counter and tell them

it is for St. John’s UCC.  With the closing of Boyer’s we can use all the

tapes we can get, so please try to remember when you grocery shop.  Thank you.

 

The Quakertown Food Pantry

Serving God by serving those in need

 (215) 536-0240  

quakertownfoodpantry@gmail.com

Pantry Hours:

Monday, Wednesday & Friday:  10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday: 10:00 am – Noon

 

Join the St. John's Food Pantry Team

Every fourth Thursday of the month we will be volunteering at the Pantry

from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.  If you would like to join the ‘FOOD PANTRY TEAM’

speak with Pastor Linda.


 
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