Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 18, 2018

07-04-12 Article

Bluff Point UMC article for 7/4/12

Many of our parishioners are boasting graduates in their families this
June. We are proud of all of our graduates, whether they be pre-school
grads or post-high school grads. A graduation is a commencement; a
graduation marks the end of one phase of a person’s life and the beginning
of another.

Violet Enslow graduated from the UPK (Universal Pre-Kindergarten)
program at Main Street School in Waterloo. Violet is the daughter of Mike
& Emily Enslow, and the granddaughter of Phil & Kathy Burdick.

Cooper Bascom, grandson of Gordon & Jean Bascom, graduated from
West Forsyth High School in Clemmons, North Carolina. He will be going
to Appalachian State University in the fall to study music.

Waneta Nielsen’s granddaughter, Kristen Thayer, graduated from
Penn Yan Academy. Kristin will be going to Monroe Community College in the fall.

Toni Parsons, daughter of Gary and Terry Parsons, and granddaughter of Roger & Nancy
Scott, also graduated from Penn Yan Academy. She will be attending
Nanzareth College, after she uses all her Gemini credits at FLCC.

Sherri & Norm Hunt have a grandson, Dalton Wagner, who graduated from high
school in California. Dalton began basic training in the AirForce in June.

Amanda James, granddaughter of Gene & Marilyn James, graduated cum laude
from Finger Lakes Health College of Nursing with her RN
degree in May. Amanda is working at Geneva General Hospital.

Lauren Campagna, daughter of Karen Drumm and granddaughter of Ruth Drumm,
graduated cum laude from SUNY Albany with a degree in Science. She will
be continuing her education to become a Physician’s Assistant.

Another granddaughter of Ruth Drumm, Abigail Hone, graduated from the
University of Richmond this spring. In the fall, she will be attending law
school at Templeton University.

Matthew McFetridge graduated cum laude from Keuka College with
a BA in Political Science/History. In the fall, he will be attending
TSINGHUA University in Bejing, China, to pursue a Masters in
International Relations. Matthew is the grandson of Delores &
Bill Sutherland.

Danielle Fingar, daughter of Doug & Terry Fingar, received a
Masters in Special Education from St. John Fisher College this spring.
Danielle is interested in teaching K-12 History.

Mark Griffin, grandson of Ed & Sally Head, received his Masters degree
in Biology from Nazareth College.

We wish any and all grads nothing but the best. Please know and
remember that you will always be in our thoughts and prayers…

It’s summer, and our Chicken Barbeque is coming right up this
weekend! It will be held on Sunday, July 8th, beginning at 11:30 AM, and
will continue until all chicken is gone. Adults - $8; children 12 and under -
$5; ½ chicken only - $5. Takeouts will be available. The menu includes ½
chicken, baked beans, salt potatoes, a roll, and dessert.

Ministry Rotation for Sunday, July 8th can be found on our website There will be no fellowship on Sunday, July 8th,
because of the Chicken Barbeque.

Happy Birthday to Deja Glover (4), Aimee Perry (5), Phil Pearce (5),
Meredith Nielsen (6), Mike Morehouse (6), Billy White (7), Matthew
McFetridge (8), and John Pinneo (10).

Happy Anniversary wishes to Joan & Eric Watson (4), Heather &
Scott Cole (7), Matt & Nicole Covert (7), and Dick & Carol Pinneo (10).

Please keep those who are serving, or have served, our country in
your thoughts and prayers. They are the reason why we are celebrating
Independence Day…