Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 18, 2018

10-16-13 Article

Caption: Ron and Jane Salyer have been members of Bluff Point Methodist
Church for many years.  They are wonderful role models inside and outside
of our church, in addition to giving to others much love, care, support ,and
concern.  Ron and Jane truly enrich our lives…

BPUMC article for 10/16/13 by Kathy Burdick
Charge Conference will be held on Saturday, October 19th at 11:00
AM.  Everyone is welcome, but please keep in mind that only members of
the church may vote.

Sunday, October 27th, will be our God’s Dollar Sunday and our first
Stewardship Sunday.  Please plan to bring back those dollars you have
earned this past year.

Our annual Harvest Supper will be held on Saturday, November 2nd. 
Please see John or Laurie Prinzivalli if you would like to help.

The Penn Yan Council of Churches will be holding their Turkey
Hunger Walk on November 3rd, 2013, beginning at 1:00 PM at the First
Presbyterian Church in Penn Yan.  The money raised from this walk will be
used to buy meat for Christmas for the Needy distribution.  Please address
further questions to Donna Johnston at (315) 536-2683, or email her at

The United Methodist Churches of Yates County are launching a local
mission project called The Living Well.  The Living Well reaches out to all
our neighbors in the county with the teaching of Christ, “Love your
neighbor as yourself”.

The Living Well is located at 121 East Elm Street in Penn Yan and
will be available to anyone living in Yates County.  This mission anticipates
being able to provide services beginning Monday, October 7, Monday -
Thursday from 9:00 AM - 3:00PM and Tuesday evenings from 5:00 - 7:00 PM.

Our church, Bluff Point UMC, is responsible for Wednesday afternoons. 
If you would like to volunteer, please let Pastor Judy know. 
Your commitment is only for one or two hours once a month.    

The UMW gathers at the Antique Inn at Noon on Tuesdays.

Bible Study is on Wednesday mornings at 10:30, at the church.  We
will be going through the entire Bible using the study “30 Life Principles”
by Charles E. Stanley.  If you wish to buy a study book, they are $7.00. 
Pastor Judy White encourages those who are interested to come when they
can.  Please let her know if you are indeed interested… 

Participants at our October 20th service are:  Liturgist:  Dick Smith;
Greeters: Blanche & Dorwin Fingar; Ushers: Pam Althouse & Barbara
Bailey; Scripture Reader: Sherri Hunt; Sunday School: Marguerite Miller;
Counters:  Dick Smith and Fremont Clow; Nursery: Jessica Kenneda and
Aimee Perry.

Pastor Judy’s sermon for this Sunday morning is titled “God‘s Promise”.    

Our thanks to Gene & Marilyn James for their gift of fellowship after
this morning’s worship.

Happy Birthday to Hazel Enslow (16), Dorwin Fingar (16), and Gus Luminarias (17).

Happy Anniversary to Curt & Michele Covert on the 22nd.

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