Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 18, 2018

05-23-12 Article

Caption: We were truly lifted up when (l-r) Russ Heggie, Bruce Westerdahl,
(l-r) Chris Wyant and Sylvia DeMay provided special music during our
morning worship by singing “Love Lifted Me”. Everybody enjoys hearing
some of the older hymns from time to time.

Bluff Point UMC article for 5/23/12
Thanks to the organization of Kent Wilmott, the ladies of our church
were treated like royalty when breakfast was served to them on Mother’s
Day morning. Our in-house chefs, John Andersen and John Prinzivalli,
planned a delicious menu of French toast, breakfast casserole, fresh fruit,
and pastry. The rest of the men pampered and spoiled the ladies as they
served them. The ladies did their part by absolutely stuffing themselves and
enjoying it all immensely!

There will be a PowerPoint presentation of the capital building
project proposed for our church on Thursday evening, March 24th, at 7:00
PM. Time for questions and/or concerns will follow…

A 6-week study/dialogue is being presented at St. Mark’s Episcopal
Church on United Methodist and Episcopal similarities and differences.
These dialogues take place on Wednesday evenings, from 6:30-7:30.
Anyone who is interested is very welcome to attend. This is a good
beginning to understand our neighbors’ faiths and to see how we can
minister together in Christ’s name. This evening, March 23rd, will be the 6th,
and last, study/dialogue session.

A group communion, a coming-together of all Episcopalians and
Methodists, is being planned for this last evening. Those interested in
attending should please contact Pastor Judy.

Bluff Point UMC is planning a special Pentecost/Memorial Sunday.
We are encouraging every veteran to wear their uniform on that day. We are
also looking for two veterans who would be interested in being part of a
color guard.

Road clean-up will take place on Tuesday morning, May 29th, at 9:00
PM. Please see Joyce Wiedrich if you are interested and/or would like more
info regarding this worthy project.

Ladies gather for lunch at the Antique Inn at 12:00 Noon on

Our choir practices on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 PM.

Wednesday morning Bible Study begins at 10:30 AM at the church.
Thursday evening Bible Study is held at 7:00 PM at Pastor Judy’s home.
Anyone who is interested is most welcome to come. If you can’t come to
one, then come to the other because the weekly lesson for each group is the

Participants at our May 27th worship are: Liturgist -Sherri Hunt;
Greeters - Helen & Dana Schillinger; Ushers - Jean & Mike Morehouse;
Scripture Reader - Sarah Stackhouse; Sunday School - Leah Dibble;
Counters - Dick Smith and Fremont Clow; Nursery - Blanche Fingar and
Donna Johnston.

Our thanks to Fremont & Carole Clow for their gift of fellowship
after our worship service.

Happy Birthday to Toni Parsons (25), Sarah Stackhouse (26), and
Cindy Vollmer on the 28th.

Jean & Mike Morehouse celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary
last week on May 16th. What a wonderful accomplishment…