July 5, 2022

We hope you enjoyed a safe and happy 4th of July!
Welcoming the Hohn Family this Sunday!

Sunday, July 10, Following both Worship Services
Please join us as we welcome Rev. Dr. Scott Hohn as he begins his appointment as an Associate Pastor at Perdido Bay United Methodist Church. There will be a welcoming reception in the Banquet Room in the Activities Center on July 10 following both 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM worship services. We are asking the congregation to bring gift cards from grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, etc to welcome Scott, his wife Elizabeth, and their family as they relocate to Pensacola and set up their new home. 
Elementary Children’s Camp

Our Elementary kids and their awesome adult leaders had a wonderful week at Camp Baldwin! Look for more photos on Sunday's video!
Wednesday, July 27, 2022, 5:00-7:00pm
Our final Family Fun Night of the summer is perhaps one of the best evenings of the year: Baptisms at the Beach. If you’d like to be baptized or take part in a remembrance of your baptism, see Levi or email levi@perdidobay.church. Jason Deli boxes will be available. Please RSVP for a meal using the link below!
Back to School Bash 2022
Saturday, July 16, 10:00am-Noon
Back to School Bash is back again! This annual event exists to provide children in need with the supplies and services necessary to start back to school. Volunteers are needed! Please use the link on our website to register to volunteer, or click the button below.
Senior Adult Seminar
Monday, July 11, 11:00am

Join us as Sharon Oakes, Senior Care Specialist presents “What to do When the Aging Process Knocks on the Door”. You won’t want to miss this helpful, informative presentation and the opportunity for Q&A at the end. Sign-up at the Hospitality Desk on Sunday, email dudley@perdidobay.church, or call the church office. 
Help Needed in the Barnabas Ministry
Barnabas is a ministry within the church that exists to cook and deliver meals to those who are experiencing loss, illness, or other difficult life situations. If you are willing to serve in this important ministry, please contact the church office to be connected with Barnabas. 
Grumpy Old Men Group: Come and Join!
Come and be a part of the Grumpy Old Men - a service oriented group that meets each Thursday at 8:00am in the Activities Center for fellowship and planning projects. We would love to have you join us- young or old, man or woman! 

Pictured below: Grumpies unloading donated furniture at the Redemption Store and helping Scott, our new Associate Pastor install blinds and more!
Volunteers Needed at the Redemption Store
The Redemption Store is in need of willing hearts and helping hands to fill shifts throughout the week! If you are interested, contact april@perdidobay.church. Find out more about the Redemption Store by clicking here.

Donations are accepted Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00am-Noon. Thank you!
Ways to Serve
Hoping to get involved? A page on our website features specific opportunities to fulfill volunteer needs as they arise. Have some extra time on your hands? Visit our website at www.perdidobay.church/serve to find ways to help out! Contact the church to find out more about how to get involved in the ministries listed.
Transformance Fitness
Transformance is a strength training class for children and adults that takes place each Monday and Thursday in the Activities Center at various times throughout the day. $100/6-week session. See more by visiting our website. Contact Mike Pindel - mike.pindel@gmail.com to sign-up!
Quilters on the Key
1st and 3rd Thursdays, 9:30am-12:30pm
This month, we will meet on July 14 instead of 21st due to Worship Arts Camp.

You're invited to join this group for a time of fellowship and quilting in the Activities Center. Quilts and other items are crafted and given to persons facing difficult situations as a gesture of comfort and thoughtfulness. Use your talents to spread the love of God as part of this important group of service and fellowship.
Prayer Shawl Ministry
1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 2:00-4:00pm

The Prayer Shawl Ministry exists to knit and crochet blankets and other items of comfort and encouragement. These items are given to newborn babies, those facing health issues, and more. Come and be a part of this group of fellowship and giving- all are welcome! It's a wonderful time of getting to know others while also making a difference for those who need to feel God's care.

If you are not on our email list, please inquire for meeting time/place as some schedule changes are necessary during the summer.
Need a listening ear?
If you are confined to home and find yourself in need of a friendly listening ear, please give us a call. We want you to know that we are here for you, to listen or to help if you have a need. We want to stay in touch with you, please feel free to call us at the church number 850-492-2135 and ask to be connected with the visitation team. 
Proverbs Podcast and Reading Plan!

Read along and listen daily as we seek God’s wisdom through the book of Proverbs in our daily podcast and reading plan. 
Sunday School: Find a class today!

There are many Sunday school Classes available for adults. Join us weekly at 10:10am in the Activities Center! Nursery, Elementary, and Youth meet in the Education Building. Find more information below.
Intercessory Prayer Group Meeting

Tuesdays at 8:30am
You are invited to join our intercessors in the Gathering Lobby for their weekly prayer meeting. If you have a prayer need that you would like to add to the prayer list, email it to prayer@perdidobay.church or you may use our App to submit your prayer request. Additionally, you may fill out a prayer request card at the Hospitality Desk. 

Prayer lists are available to be picked up at the Hospitality Desk.
Nursery, Elementary, & Youth Information
THIS WEEK! Calling all Children, (Infant through completed 5th Grade). You are invited to Parents Night Out! Save the Date for Friday, July 8, 4:00-8:00pm. Get in touch with Jeanne or Debi to find out more.

Nursery (8 weeks - Pre-K)

A nursery is available for all church services and many activities. Wee Worship takes place Sunday mornings during Worship Services. Preschool Sunday school is at 10:00am. Contact jeanne@perdidobay.church for more information!
PBUMC Kids Ministry (Elementary: K - 5th Grade)

PBUMC Kids Ministry is for children in Kindergarten through 5th Grades. Each Sunday morning is Children's Worship at both 9:00am and 11:00am. At 10:00am we have Sunday School. Email debi@perdidobay.church to be placed on our email list.

Worship Arts Camp coming soon at Perdido Bay United Methodist Church. Free event for all ages! July 18-22. We will conclude the week with a special celebration on the evening of Friday, June 22. Visit the WORSHIP ARTS CAMP page on our website to learn more and sign-up!
The Wave Student Ministry (for 6th-12th Grades)
July 10: Welcoming Rev. Scott Hohn, our new Associate Pastor (and his family) in the Gathering Lobby following both worship services. 

July 10 4:00-6:00pm: Gym Night

July 15 Back to School Bash Sign-up on our website to volunteer! More info coming soon about youth opportunities to help set-up the week prior to Back to School Bash.

July 17 4:00-6:00pm: Youth Room Activity

July 22 5:30-7:30pm: Worship Arts Camp Showcase, Youth encouraged to attend. Chick-fil-a sandwiches for all after program! 

July 24: No Gym Night

July 27 5:00-7:00pm: Baptisms at the Beach (Johnson Beach Pavilion). Bring a side/dessert. Fried chicken provided. If you'd like to be baptized or celebrate a remembrance of your baptism, see Levi or email levi@perdidobay.church. 

July 31 4:00-6:00pm: Gym Night
2022 Stewardship Commitment
Pledge Cards are available digitally on our Church App or link below. Thank you for your commitment to Christ's kingdom and the mission and ministry of Perdido Bay United Methodist Church. Questions regarding your pledge? Contact janet@perdidobay.church
The mission of Perdido Bay United Methodist Church
is to make disciples of Jesus Christ
for the transformation of the world.

Our vision is to be the heart of the community.