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The return of school means the return of routine for many of us. At the church, it means fall kick-offs and groups returning to meetings regularly if they took a break for the summer months. This fall, we’re excited to announce the creation of a new small group! It’s a group for people in their … Continue reading 20s & 30s Small Group
As we prepare to return to live singing in worship, including bringing back the sanctuary choir, we should take a moment to reflect and educate ourselves about the pandemic. We all have rights and responsibilities and we are all responsible for welcoming, respecting, and protecting others. As a Methodist community, one of our general rules … Continue reading Notes about The August 1 Sing-A-Long Worships
As society returns to a sense of “normalicy,” there is still a need for food and personal care items. PUMC continues its work to show love, share hope, and serve those in need by collecting these items on Sundays between 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and Mondays between 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. PUMC volunteers will … Continue reading Give a Gift in Kind
The new website went up this week on Tuesday afternoon. Take a look and explore. Everything from the old website is still there; it may be in a slightly different place. For example, KIDS@PUMC and Youth Ministry were under the menu item “Get Involved,” now, on the new website, they are located under “What’s Going … Continue reading Up and Running
On August 1, NewDay Praise will return to a semi-normal style of Communion. And we’d love for our children to come and join us! On Communion Sundays, KIDS@PUMC Sunday school participants will join their parents or guardians for Communion and the final song in NewDay Praise. Here’s what to expect. A person will be serving … Continue reading NewDay Communion Announcement
Plainfield United Methodist Church (PUMC) in Plainfield, IN, seeks a part-time Director of Kids Connection. The ideal candidate will have a visible and vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ displayed in PUMC’s Kids Connection leadership.The Director of Kids Connection takes work direction from, reports to, and is accountable to the Director of Children’s Ministries. The Director … Continue reading KIDS@PUMC is seeking a Director of Kids Connection
The PUMC Annual Fish Fry is back for 2021 on July 30 and 31! An event the size of the Fish Fry needs a lot of volunteers. Volunteer signups for Fish Fry volunteers will occur in the main lobby on July 4, 11, 18, and 25 following both worship services. Visit pumc.org to volunteer if … Continue reading 2021 PUMC Annual Fish Fry
It takes a village to host worship every week at PUMC. If you’re looking for a new way to serve, consider joining our liturgist ministry! Liturgists play a meaningful role in helping people connect with God during our Classic service. As a liturgist, you would: Lead the call to worship. (introducing people to that Sunday’s … Continue reading Service Opportunity: Join The Classic Liturgist Ministry
The PUMC Youth Ministry is seeking donations for the 2021 online auction event! PUMC youth volunteer on an ongoing basis in local, national, and international mission and outreach opportunities; provide leadership at summer church camps; and strengthen their spiritual growth. To support these activities and events, PUMC is hosting the 10th Annual Youth Online Auction … Continue reading The PUMC Youth Auction needs you!
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. —Winston Churchill In the next few weeks, you will see some significant changes in the pathways we use to communicate with you. The website is in the process of being completely rebuilt, and the app is going away. Secure, digital interactions will become … Continue reading Changes
Thank you for your generosity in answering the call for new carpet for the main, north, and south lobbies. Our congregation graciously donated $32,323! Glory to God! You have probably noticed by now that our beautiful carpet was installed this week thanks to the guidance of Bill Edie working with Heritage Flooring. The lobby carpet … Continue reading T4T Updates
The PUMC Community Fish Fry is back! Join us for the return of this great event on July 30th and 31st. Safety plans will be in place to help protect our guests and volunteers. An event like the Community Fish Fry size takes many volunteers, and we would love for you to be involved. Signup … Continue reading The Fish Fry is Back!
The NewDay Praise band is looking for drummers to join in worship music for Sunday mornings. Band rehearsal occurs on Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m., and preparation for the 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning service begins at 9:15 a.m. The PUMC Sanctuary Choir began in-person rehearsals again on Thursday, April 29. Rehearsal will take place in … Continue reading Join us in making music at PUMC – All are welcome!
One valuable resource that is needed for PUMC’s Angel Tree Ministry every year is coffee cans. We decorate these cans for use in delivering home-baked Christmas Cookies to the Angel Tree children. Ideally, we would like to have metal coffee cans, but we realize that they are hard to come by. A viable alternative are … Continue reading Call for Coffee Cans for Angel Tree
Even during this time of social distancing and staying at home, PUMC continues it work of showing love, sharing hope, and serving those in need. A particular need at the moment is for food for persons and families out of work. You can help! On Sundays between 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and Mondays between … Continue reading Give a Gift in Kind
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