The Property Committee is looking for people who would be interested in being trained to use the sound systems in the church and the LH. We would like several people who would be capable of working the systems for events and services here at the church.
On Saturday, October 7th, 2017 the Pregnancy Resource Center of the Poconos will be holding its annual Walk for Life---a fundraiser for the center and an opportunity to help them get a new building. Anyone can participate! If you cannot participate you can sponsor Pastor David or one of the members of the Community Service and Missions committee. Please see Jane Person to sign up to walk or to make a donation at coffee hour today.
Please bring in donations of non-perishable goods for next weeks Harvest Home Sunday. All donations go to Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network which helps feed local families in our area. Donations can also be brought Saturday to the Harvest Festival.
On September 26th at 7pm in the Covenant House we will be holding a congregational meeting. This meeting will be held to gather information for the Parish Study Book that will be used to introduce pastoral candidates to Christ Hamilton. The meeting will also be an opportunity for the congregation to ask questions and get information about the ongoing call process. Please look for a letter in the mail regarding this meeting.
Staff is beginning to compile updated information to create a new church directory. We are asking all our members to please ELECTRONICALLY submit an individual or family photo that can be used in the directory. Photos can be emailed to Amanda at firstname.lastname@example.org, or see Amanda during coffee hour and she will snap a photo of you. You will be receiving a “Reminder” post card in the mail in the upcoming weeks. If you have any questions please feel free to email or call the office!
Fall Harvest Festival - Mark your calendars now! Saturday, September 23 from 12 - 4. We are in need of some yummy baked goods for our traditional Cake Walk, paper products and help setting up. If you can do any of the above please sign up on the board in the LH during coffee hour! Please bring a non-perishable good to donate!!!
On Wednesday night church council met with Pastor Neils Neilson, a representative from the SYNOD. He discussed the call process and council is prepared to begin moving forward. The congregation will have two opportunities to meet and discuss the process with Pastor Neils and Bishop Zeiser, these dates have yet to be determined. If you have any questions please Brian Powers, Council President.
CHULc Night at Janes!!!A lovely group of Christ Hamilton members has decided to begin meeting at Janes Ice Cream Stand in Snydersville every Thursday night at 6:30. Please stop on in for some yummy ice cream and fellowship during this wonderful summer season!
We are in need of coffee hour hosts and bakers! Like to bake but can’t commit the time to serve? Or do you enjoy serving but not baking? YOU can still volunteer for coffee hour!!! Just indicate what you would like to do on the coffee hour board when you sign up! We will still take any food donations that can be frozen or kept for a period of time for coffee hour as well, just leave them in the CH kitchen and mark them coffee hour.
Christ Hamilton has just updated our website, so check it out at www.christhamilton.org. On the website you can find our weekly schedule, bulletin announcements, information on our various committees, council minutes, the newsletter and much much more! If you have any pictures of the church or its grounds and you think they would look nice on our site please email them to Amanda Balas at email@example.com. Keep up to date on everything going at Christ Hamilton by visiting www.christhamilton.org!!!
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