WELCOME INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS! Pizza and Ice Cream will be served in the fellowship hall Sunday after worship to welcome our University of Jamestown international students. All are welcome!
GIVING TREE—The Deacons have placed the “Giving Tree” in the sanctuary. Please take an apple off the tree and purchase the item/items that are listed on it. Your donations benefit the “Backpack Program” which ensures that any child can receive a backpack to supplement their diets over the weekend. Each Friday participating elementary schools provide these children with nutritious, non-perishable, easy-open food items. Thank you in advance for your generous giving! Please bring donations by the first week in October.
HERRB TUTORING STARTING—Join us for a meeting that includes the children’s parents on Tuesday, September 19 at 4:00 PM. We are helping children that are learning English as a second language. Loving children and having a desire to help is all the qualifications you need. Any questions? Contact the church office.
FESTIVAL OF MUSIC—The Festival of Music will be held next Sunday, September 24 at Presbyterian United Methodist Church in Ellendale, North Dakota beginning at 4:00 PM. A meal will follow the program. The United Presbyterian Church Choir will be singing their own special music. For more details contact David Morlock.
SEE YOU AT THE POLE—See You At The Pole, National Day of Student Prayer is Wednesday, September 27. Please meet for prayer at 7:00 AM at Jamestown High School or at 7:30 AM at Jamestown Middle School. We will be giving out donuts. See Elizabeth Sherfy for more information.
JIM AND NADINE WALKER (Jim was past president of University of Jamestown) will join us on October 1st for fellowship time.
WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY is October 1st. Anyone who is fluent in another language other than English, and would like to paricipate in the service, please contact Pastor Bob.
EVERYBODY’S NORMAL TIL YOU GET TO KNOW THEM BY JOHN ORTBERG—Book Club starting Thursday evening, October 5, 2017 at Sabir’s Restaurant. United Presbyterian Church will team up with Grace Episcopal, Trinity Lutheran, St. John’s Lutheran and other Jamestown churches to discuss community. There will be a sign-up sheet in the Alfred Dickey Library. You will need to obtain your own copy of the book.
DEACONS MISSION PROJECT—The Salvation army is still in need of, soap, toothbrushes, and toothpaste. Please help us help those less fortunate than us. A collection box is located in the library. We sincerely appreciate your support of this project.
DAILY BREAD FREEZERS: Daily Bread freezer locations available during the summer months include: Senior Citizens Center; The Gardenette, St. John’s Lutheran Church; Washington School; And now at the Community Options headquarters in SE Jamestown. The Daily Bread program collected over 13,000 pounds of food in 2016...food that
all went to good use. Many thanks to the different businesses and churches that provided their left over food for the program. Deacon Tom Geffre, Daily Bread Coordinator