In-person worship at 11am on Sundays with Rev. Laura Stratton, Pastor
Due to the substantial spread of Covid in our area, we encourage everyone, even vaccinated individuals, to wear masks in worship.
Responding to Humanitarian Crises
You may make your UMCOR donation for Haiti Relief through the SUMC offering plate until Sunday, September 12th.
Please note UMCOR on your check or envelope
Upcoming Calendar Items:

Each Wednesday from September 1st - October 6th from 10-11:30am: Simon Peter Bible study will be held in the fellowship hall
Sunday, September 5th at 11am: Faithful Praise will lead us in worship
Saturday, September 25th from 2:30-5:30: B.L.A.S.T. Event ~ Fall Festival (see details below)
Monday, October 4th from 7-9pm: Cluster Charge Conference, includes SUMC and Mt. Zion, at Palmyra UMC ~ 258 Palmyra Way.
Sunday, October 10th at 11am: SUMC Homecoming
Every Thursday from 10-2: Skippers Senior Club meets in the SUMC fellowship hall.
All seniors are welcome!
Community Event
Prayerfully Consider Volunteering at our B.L.A.S.T.
Fall Festival
An updated list of jobs available are below.
Our next B.L.A.S.T. children's event is a Fall Festival on September 25th from 2:30-5:30pm at Mt. Zion UMC!!! We will have several stations and games for kids and families to attend. Here are some of the things we have planned.
*  Arts and crafts
 *  Pumpkin Station – tentative based on availability of pumpkins
 *  Obstacle Course
 *  Scavenger Hunt through the cemetery
 *  Yard Games/Carnival Games
 *  Cake Walk
 *  Petting zoo
There are many components to this event so we are hoping many of you will be able to come and help on the day of the event. Here are some of the areas where we need help.
*  Set up (12:30pm – 2:30pm)
 *  Clean Up (5:30pm – finished)
 *  Parking (set up signs to designate parking and monitor the parking area when crowded)
 *  1 Arts and Crafts leader still needed
 *  Help kids with pumpkin painting
 *  Collect estimates on the weight of the pumpkin
 *  Lead games
 *  Ring toss
 *  Scavenger hunt
 * Needle in haystack search (kids search for prizes)
 *  Pumpkin knock down (throw a ball at a target)
 *  Corn hole
 *  Donate cakes, pies, brownies, cookies, etc. for the cake walk
If you would like to help, please email Chelsey Lundgren.
We are really excited for this event and hoping it will be a big success!
Prayers & Praise of the People
Week of August 22nd
  • Wayne Hall, a friend of the Hamners, who had a stroke. He is being moved to a rehab facility in the next day or so. 
  • Chelsey Lundgren's friend, Kimberly, who has a second brain scan on Sept. 22nd
  • Randy Haney's son, Brooks and his fiancée, who both tested positive for Covid
  • Jack Emilut, who is back in the hospital and not doing well
  • Those affected by all of the flooding
  • The family and friends of Edna Davis who died
Week of August 15th
  • Ruther Jackson and family as they mourn the loss of her mother Dixie on Weds
  • Joy that Philip and Emma Herndon had a baby girl - Georgia Kate
  • Bev Baber and her family as they mourn the loss of her uncle, Malcom Butler
  • For the people of Haiti
  • For the people of Afghanistan
  • Lockland, Rev. Laura's nephew, who has Lyme disease
Week of August 8th
  • Joy for family visits
  • Diane Pullaro and her family as they mourn the death of her uncle and her aunt
  • The family and friends of Bob Srigley, who died
  • The family and friends of Blair Collins, who died 
  • Blair's mother who is in the hospital
  • Sandy's friend, Jim, who had a stroke
  • Sandy's friend's sister, Brenda, who broke her hip and had surgery
  • The Morris Family: joy that the baby is discharged from the hospital and continued prayers for the 18-year-old. Joy that he has sensation in his legs
Week of August 1st
  • Morris Family, who was in a bad car accident on 20 and the father who is in the ICU.
  • All affected by the storm on July 28th.
  • Joy that Randy Haney's youngest son found a place to live.
  • Joy for Jack and Ann's 51st wedding anniversary.
  • Joy that Sammy Herndon's surgery was successful. He gives thanks for all of the support
Long Term Requests
  • John Smith & his mother Katie
  • Bev Butler, Ellen Pitts' brother
  • Joyce Jarratt
Our Shut-Ins
  • Margaret Hughes
  • Mary O'Connell
  • Ruby Willis
  • Agnes Johnson
Additional Requests
  • The healing of our nation, physically, socially & spiritually.
  • All afflicted by COVID-19
  • Hope Beyond the Bars prison ministry
Mark Your Calendars Now!

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