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
May 3, 2015
One Service – 10:00 am
A Service of Commitment and Celebration
Followed by a Celebration Luncheon
No cost, but make your reservations with the church office
Saturday, May 2
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Followed by NUMC Coffee House
$9 adults, $8 seniors, $3.50 children
All are Welcome
Newtown Ecumenical Vacation Church School 2015
Registration – March 30th – May 17th
July 27th thru 31st from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Newtown United Methodist Church
Open to Children 4 years old by 12/31/15 thru those entering 6th grade
Cost: $30 for 1st child, $25 add’l child, $5 for *youth helpers (includes t-shirt)
Please fill out the form below and make check payable to EVCS.
Mail or bring check along with this completed form to:
EVCS c/o NUMC
92 Church Hill Rd, Sandy Hook, CT 06482
Co-Directors: Brendan Fox & Barb Sibley
Registrations will be accepted from March 30th thru May 17th in the order they arrive. If the fee presents a financial hardship, please speak with your clergy or ask the EVCS 2015 Co-Directors. Join us in this wonderful
adventure where we will learn to conquer challenges together with God’s mighty power!
NUMC Tag Sale
May 23rd – 9:00 am to 3 :00 pm
(Want to Get Rid of Your Unused “Treasures”??
Tag Sale Leftovers?? Spring Cleaning??
NUMC is collecting goodies for a fundraising Tag Sale!! We are raising money to replace our chairs in Rauner Hall… and need your help!! Please consider donating furniture, housewares, sporting goods, toys, outdoor items, etc.!!!
This year we will have our first “Clothing Boutique”! We are collecting current style, gently used kids and adult clothing!! All baby clothing up to 2T must be NEW!!
Eucharistic Ministry Training
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Do you hear God calling you to share the communion with our homebound or infirm members on communion Sundays? Training with Pastor Mel and his wife, Dorothy, a trained Eucharistic minister, will take place on Saturday, May 30th from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Training includes the meaning of communion, how to administer the sacraments, how to make a Eucharistc visit, and dealing with potential situations in delivering the elements.
Please contact Barb Carlson at the office (203) 426-9998 or Pastor Mel at email@example.com. Come join in sharing this sacred space with others.
NUMC Fellowship Trips
To promote Christian fellowship and just good plain fun, NUMC is sponsoring a several trip this year.
June 20th Yankees baseball game (Yankees Old Timers’ Day) – Yankees vs. Detroit Tigers
August 1st Red Sox baseball game (Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays)
September 5th Yankees baseball game (Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays)
November 7th 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 ~