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.
This is the last Sunday to Donate:
You may make your UMCOR donation for Haiti Relief through the SUMC offering plate. Please note UMCOR on your check or envelope
Upcoming Calendar Items:
Friday, September 17th at 1:00: Bread of Life Packing at the back of the Scottsville Community Center
Saturday, September 18th at 8am: Bread of Life Distribution at the Scottsville Community Center (this is NOT SUMC's month for BOL)
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.
Each Wednesday through October 6th from 10-11:30am: Simon Peter Bible study will be held in the fellowship hall
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!
Prayers & Praise of the People
The Week of September 5th
  • Praise for Jeff & Staci's 33rd wedding anniversary
  • Praise for Harvey & Alice's 25th wedding anniversary
  • Praise for Tyler's 29th birthday
  • Mary, friend of Ann Hamner, who is recovering from thyroid cancer surgery on Sept 2nd.
  • Dr. Hedian, who has Covid
  • The family and friends of Thelma's cousin, Phyllis Johnson, who died from Covid
  • The family and friends of Rev. Canon Fletcher Lowe, who died, leaving his wife of 67 years
Week of August 29th
  • The Hamner's friend, Mary Yager, is scheduled to have surgery for thyroid cancer this Thurs., Sept. 2nd at UVa Hospital. 
  • Praise that Diane Pullaro's cousin is home from Afghanistan!
  • The family and friends of Staci's cousin, Todd, who died
  • Nancy Schlichting's friend, Patty, under hospice care and at the end of her life
  • Joyce Jarratt's son, who is doing better from his Covid infection, and also his girlfriend and her father. The father is in the ICU.
  • Rev. Laura's grandmother who is on comfort care
  • Rev. Laura's nephew, Locklan, who has facial paralysis from Lyme disease
  • The family and friends of the service people killed in Afghanistan
  • The situation in Afghanistan
  • All affected by Hurricane Ida
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
  • Ruth 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
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
As Hope Beyond the Bars begins its 3rd Bible Study on the book titled: What the Prayers of Jesus Tell us About the Heart of God, I will ask you as I asked our ministry participants: please take a few minutes each day to lift one another up in prayer using the prayer list below. 
Volunteer at our B.L.A.S.T. Fall Festival
An updated list of jobs available is below.
*  Set up (12:30pm – 2:30pm)
 *  Clean Up (5:30pm – finished)
 *  Parking (set up signs to designate parking & monitor the parking area when crowded)
 *  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!
Mark Your Calendars Now!

Scottsville UMC's

HOMECOMING

Sunday, October 10th

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Blessings, Staci
Monthly Administrative Council Meeting minutes will now be made available through
our weekly Colonnade. Click the link at the bottom to read or print a PDF copy of the
most recent minutes available.