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Weekly Announcements: August 25

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Warm greetings! First of all, a big thank you to all my dear friends in the congregation, who sent me on my vacation with encouragement and love. I am so very blessed to have you in my life. This Sunday, the special music will be one of my all-time favorite songs…. ‘You raise me up.’ We now start our Sunday… Read more »

Weekly Announcements: August 7

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Greetings! Welcome one and all to August. What happened to July? Time is ticking away, and I hope that each and every one of you is managing to find a little down time to enjoy this beautiful sunshine, and the occasional moisture intervention. Many thanks to all who dropped by the Parsonage on Wednesday afternoon. We had a total of… Read more »

Weekly Announcements: July 30

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Greetings! Here are a few items for your edification: Church Directory: We are in the final stages of preparing our Church Directory. If you have yet to fill in a contact information form, please do so! We want to be able to provide contact information for everyone in the congregation. We’re a growing family! Newsletter: Our first Newsletter is moving… Read more »

Weekly Announcements: July 22

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Greetings! David and Colleen Lura, our visitors, have arrived, and are installed in the Parsonage. David is preaching on Sunday morning, before heading off to the Hall of Fame ceremonies in Cooperstown. They have many wonderful stories to tell about their cross-country adventure, and I hope you have the opportunity to meet them for yourselves. We have a single service… Read more »

Pastor’s Note: July 15

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Greetings, This week has been a week of settling in at the Parsonage, with a large hairy dog on loan from Dar, and Sarah Bullard, who will be staying with me. Time Warner, after six days of shilly-shallyng about, finally connected us. But then Nyseg took it upon themselves to disconnect my electricity, so last night Sarah and I sat… Read more »

Weekly Announcements: July 1

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Another beautiful day in upstate New York, with the promise of more of the same for the weekend. I will be preaching on slowing down and smelling the roses on Sunday morning, as I begin the July series looking at ‘Flowers of the Bible’. I know, many of you have told me I need to take my own advice… which… Read more »

Horticultural Sunday

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Greetings! This coming Sunday has been designated Horticultural Sunday, so that we can celebrate gardens, gardeners, and all matters horticultural. I hope you can join us! There are also several updates, and reminders: Saturday morning: Flower Arranging Workshop, led by Betty McNeil. 10-11.30am.  A wonderful opportunity to invite a friend or neighbor, or both. Please bring your own flowers, and… Read more »

Flower Arranging Workshop

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What: Flower Arranging Workshop When: Saturday, June 25 from 10-11:30am. Where: Milford UMC Fellowship Hall (use the back entrance) Workshop will be led by qualified instructor Betty McNeill. Bring store or garden flowers and any particular vase you would like them arranged in! Full instructions given and techniques discussed. The workshop is free and available to all.

Weekly Announcements: June 17

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Greetings! Hope you manage to get the opportunity today to sit outside in the sunshine, or go for a walk. You deserve it! This coming Sunday is our Father’s Day service. Special music. Special presentation, and a special message for the occasion. Plus root beer floats all round, following the service! This is a wonderful opportunity to invite a father,… Read more »