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


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Sunday Services

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.



Craft Fair 2



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 Safe Sanctuary Policy 2015 – Final



 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

NUMC Bus Trips 2015



  “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 ~


Wesley Covenant Prayer

I am no longer my own, but thine. Put me to what thou wilt, rank me with whom thou wilt. Put me to doing, put me to suffering. Let me be employed for thee or laid aside for thee, exalted for thee or brought low for thee. Let me be full, let me be empty. Let me have all things, let me have nothing.

I freely and heartily yield all things to thy pleasure and disposal. And now, O glorious and blessed God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, thou art mine, and I am thine. So be it. And the covenant which I have made on earth, let it be ratified in heaven. Amen.

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  • Jamal Cheatham

    Pray for Chimere and I, Jamal that we can come on one accord as parents for our daughter sake, our daughter is only six year old. Pray that we can come in an agreement with unity, love, and peace. Pray that God will remove Hilda Cobbs out of our lives and out of the way because she’s the course of these problems and confusing. The devil is working in Hilda and my six year old daughter is the one getting hurt by not seeing her mother (Chimere) and father (Jamal) not working together, it’s really bothering my six year old daughter. Chimere and I, Jamal need to working together for our daughter sake but Hilda got everything messed up very bad. Chimere and I, Jamal do not live together but I would like my family to be restore back in unity, love, and peace.

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