CUMC Weekly E-News
This Week at CUMC
  • Saturday, February 23rd, Men's Group, 9:00 AM, Hal and Sue Burlingame to host. (24 Dellwood Ave. Chatham) Please let us know if you are planning on attending! 

  • Sunday February 24th, The Adult Discussion Group, 10:15 AM, Room 6.

  • Monday, February 25th, Noontime Bible Study, February 25th, Room 7

  • Tuesday, February 26th, Abigail Circle Bingo! Fundraiser , 7:30 PM at Amy Raffel’s
This Sunday for the 9:00 a.m. service the Youth Singers will sing Lord, I Need You with the Ukulele Orchestra. The Covenant Choir will sing Come Unto Me by Kathy Harris for the 11:00 a.m. service. 

The Ukulele Orchestra's next Saturday meeting will be March 2 nd at 10:30 a.m. in the Music Room. 

On Sunday, March 3 rd, the Covenant Choir will sing Mark Miller’s Child of God accompanied by the Praise Band for the 9:00 a.m. service. With this special anthem of love and inclusivity, the music program invites all friends to sing together for the service. All singers will rehearse at 8:20 a.m. in the sanctuary. For more information email Peter Hill at
Mark Your Calendars!
Sarah Circle , Tuesday, 3/5 , 9:30 AM, Asbury Room, office staff Eileen Ruggiero will be our guest

Pancake Supper, Tuesday, 3/5, 5:30 PM - Rodda Hall, more information below.

Ash Wednesday, 3/6, Worship service and the distribution of ashes will be held in the Sanctuary at 7:30 PM.
More Lenten details coming soon!
Look for information on:
Lenten Small Groups
Soup and Spirit
Easter Lilly Dedication Form
Lace Up Your Sneakers, Grab a Spatula,
and Get Ready to Race!
Whether you call it Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, or something else, the RISE team invites you to save Tue., March 5 th for a Pancake Supper complete with our annual pancake races! Why pancakes? Come find out at this evening of fun for all with teachable moments about Ash Wednesday, Lent, and some of our Christian practices during this season. Where: CUMC’s Rodda Hall, 5:30 PM
A free will offering will benefit the RISE 2019 youth team as they raise funds for home repair work this summer.
Annual UMW Spring Rummage Sale
FRIDAY, April 26 th
This Spring our Rummage Sale will be moving to a Friday! Please note that our drop off and set up days will now be Tuesday, April 23 rd , Wednesday, April 24 th , and Thursday April 25 th .
Newsworthy Information
Calling All CUMAC Friends!


Larger sizes are in very short supply. Can you help? Please help us out with this request. Thank you for your continued support. We are grateful.
Missing Library Books
We are missing the following books from our CUMC Library. It would be wonderful to have them returned to share with others during Black History Month.
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks- Rebecca Skloot
  • Where Do We Go from Here- Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • My Life, My Love, My Legacy-Coretta Scott King
  • Hidden Figures- Margo Lee Shetterly
  • Two Old Women- Velma Wallis
If you could please look around your home to see if you have these books, we'd be grateful. We would like them to be returned and available as soon as possible for others to appreciate during the month of February and after. Thank you!
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CUMC Ministry Needs & Links
Volunteers are always needed for Ministry Outreach. Please click on the following to get involved:

  • Care Corp: CUMC remains committed to our neighbors in need throughout the year with our Care Corps Ministry. If you or someone you know needs meals or transportation, please call the CUMC office at (973) 635-7740 or Marie Watt at (973) 635-7326.
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