Reach Up, Reach In, Reach Out
92 Church Hill Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482 203-426-9998
Rev. Mel Kawakami, Senior Pastor
Rev. E. Sue Klein, Deacon
Brendan Fox, Youth Leader
October 11th, 2015
Two Services – 8:00 and 10:00 a.m.
Adult Bible Study at 9:00 a.m.
Rev. Mel Kawakami
S.H.O.P. Passport to Sandy Hook
Saturday, October 10th 11 am — 4 pm
This is a great opportunity to explore Sandy Hook and check out some new shops.
Grab a passport and get it “checked” at each business. There will be prizes for those who get the most “checks.”
NUMC is hosting the bouncy house and handing out information about NUMC. Please plan to join us – bake some goodies – and help promote the church as Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors.
ANNUAL CHURCH CRAFT FAIR
Saturday, October 17th 10 am — 4 pm at Reed Intermediate School/NT
We need LOTS OF HELP !!
Contact the Church Office or call any of the following and volunteer your time/talent
Silent Auction – Jay & Amy Thomas
Craft Table – Elaine Landau
Cookie Booth – Barb Sherman or Sandy Brown
Bake Table – Charlotte Springmeyer
Theme Baskets – Kerri Williams (Kerri would like a helper the day of the fair. Please call her.)
Food Booth – United Methodist Men
PLUS – please sign up this Sunday to display our Craft Fair signs
or – get donations for our Silent Auction !
The more volunteers – the lighter the burden!!
If you have questions please Contact Colleen Cox
FISH of Newtown
is badly in need of more DRIVERS !!
If you have a car in good condition with insurance and free time twice a month
and would like to help a neighbor in need,
please call any of the officers listed below and volunteer your time.
They Need You!!
Colleen Honan, President 203-426-0714
Elaine Landau, Secretary & Scheduler 203-364-1152
Fred Stakel, Treasurer 203-426-2336
S.H.O.P. Halloween Walk
Saturday, October 24th 11 am — 2 pm
NUMC will be handing out “goodies” to all the ghosts, goblins, witches, etc. who come to our door (Las year we served 300 children). If you would donate a bag of candy for this project it would be greatly appreciated. There will be a box in the Narthex for your donations – AND if you would like to volunteer to help that day, please contact the Church Office.
New Safe Sanctuary Policy
Policies & Procedures For the Prevention of Child Abuse
Over the past few months members of our Safe Sanctuary Task Force have worked with Reverend Elizabeth “Beth” Perry to revise Newtown United Methodist Church’s Safe Sanctuary Policy. Below is a link to the revised NUMC Safe Sanctuary Policy as of 04/31/15.
NUMC Fellowship Trips
To promote Christian fellowship and just good plain fun, Newtown United Methodist Church
is sponsoring several trips this year.
November 14th Shopping at Woodbury Commons
For more information, review the attached flier
“Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as ever you can.”
~ John Wesley ~