Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 18, 2018

10-24-12 Article

Caption: These are shoeboxes that the Bluff Point UMC filled and collected
in November 2011, for Operation Shoebox. We’re getting ready to start this
year’s shoebox campaign. Those who participate in this ministry love it!
Folks enjoy picking out all kinds of little goodies to fill the boxes. Some
folks take their children and/or grandchildren to involve them with the
shopping, and to enable them to be a part of this giving experience.

Bluff Point UMC article for 10/24/12

A ladies’ tea will be held on Saturday, October 27th from 2:00 -4:00
PM. All ladies are invited and encouraged to attend the festivities. Please
sign up on the sign-up sheet.

Our annual Harvest Dinner will be held on Saturday, November 3rd.

The Turkey Walk will be held Sunday, November 4th. Registration for
this walk is at 1:00 PM, and the walk itself begins at 1:30 PM. If you are
interested and/or have any questions, please see Sarah Stackhouse, Laurie
Prinzivalli, or Ryan Andersen.

The week of November 12th - 19th has been designated for Operation
Shoebox collection. Laurie Prinzivalli has hand-outs for folks to use to
answer questions and provide good information about this ministry for

Donations are needed for Christmas for the Needy. Donna Johnston
is our church spokesperson/go-to lady for further details regarding this
wonderful, huge, and special community project. She can be reached at

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

Choir rehearses at 7:00 PM on Tuesday evenings, here at the church.

Bible Study is held on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM at the church and/or
Thursdays at 7:30 PM at Pastor Judy’s home. Anyone may come; no
previous knowledge of the Bible is required.

Participants at our October 28th worship are: Liturgist - Dick Smith;
Greeters - Blanche & Dorwin Fingar; Ushers - Phil & Kathy Burdick;
Scripture Reader - Gene James; Sunday School - Meredith Nielsen;
Counters - Sally Head and Laurie Prinzivalli; Nursery - Sharon Larsen and
Linda Folts. Pastor Judy White’s sermon for this day is titled “It Will Be
Worth It All”.

Our thanks to Jean & Mike Morehouse for sharing fellowship with us
after our morning worship today.

Happy Birthday to Marilyn James (25), Carol Pinneo (25), Donna
Johnston (25), Kevin Hunt (26), and John Andersen (28).

Happy Wedding Anniversary to Mark & Aimee Perry (24), and Russ
& Cindy Heggie (28).

Work has begun on our addition! We find that not only is our friend,
Phil Pearce, a computer geek, he is also a camera bug! He has put some
photos on our web site The first item on the first
page (the home page) lets you know what to do and where to go to see
progress and pictures, and it’s all very easy. You will find that Phil has
labeled and sequenced each photo.

Please keep those who are serving our country in your thoughts and