With your help…
To help in the aftermath of the tornadoes in Oklahoma, monetary gifts may be sent through UMCOR. Make your check payable to CUMC and place “OK tornadoes” in the memo line (the advance designation is #901670). Also, flood buckets, health kits, and school kits may be put together. Contact the church office for more details.
2013-2014 Pledge Offering Envelopes
Good news! Your 2013-2014 offering envelopes are available at the back of the sanctuary on a table in the Parlor. Please pick yours up. Special thanks to Lynda Painton and Donna Yungbluth for working so hard to have these available for everyone.
To honor the life of Don Jurewicz and the contribution he made to the life of Christ Church, a brink will be added to the walkway in the Celebration Garden. If you would like to contribute to this memorial gift, please make checks payable to Christ Church with “Don J. Brick” in the memo line.
More information about the Celebration Garden Walkway is available in the Café and outside the Church Office, if you would like to honor the memory of your own loved one(s). Contact the Church Office, 839-2460, if you have any questions.
Here at Christ Church…
Our previous pastor, Rev. Sinnathamby Thevanesan, has been working hard on a new book called “Love Lessons.” If you would like a copy, please contact Peggy Bermudez. Cost is $7.95 each.
UMW: Rachel Circle
The Rachel Circle is having their annual picnic at noon on Thursday, June 20, at noon. We are meeting at Christ Church at 11 a.m. to carpool to the summer cottage of Grace Markello in Ridgeway, Ontario, Canada. Contact Grace or Phyllis Nicholson for more information.
In the Community…
Harlem Kensington Cleveland Community Association Picnic
The annual HKCCA community picnic will be Tuesday, June 18, at 6 p.m. at the Harlem Rd. Community Center. Join the community for some magical fun, grilled food, and quality time together.
125th Anniversary Events
The United Methodist House in Chautauqua is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. They invite you to join them for the special events they are offering in celebration of the incorporation of the house that was on August 13, 1888.
- On July 10 they will have their annual meeting with a visit from John Wesley, performed by Rev. Dr. H. Pat Albright.
- On July 14 they will have a Sacred Song Service performing the music of Charles Wesley at 4 p.m. Wesley will be performed by Larry Homitsky. Reception to follow.
You can find more information about the United Methodist House at www.umhouse.com.
CPR/AED Training at Christ Church
Special class offered on Monday, June 10, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Members will learn to use an AED (automated external defibrillator), which is highly intuitive and surprisingly simple. Many people report that it is far easier than learning CPR. Also, CPR has been made simpler as well. Join instructor, Tim Reed, for some hands-on practice that will sharpen your skills and increase your confidence.
Back by popular demand! The Christ Church United Methodist Men invite all to join them for Star Wars night with the Buffalo Bisons! Buffalo Bisons vs. Durham Bulls on Saturday, June 22, at 6 p.m.
The group ticket price (20+) for reserved seats is $9.25 per person. For an additional $6 per person you can get a hot dog and a Coke product. Contact the Church office to purchase tickets and arrange carpooling.