Lots of exciting news in this edition of our latest newsletter for CCUMC.. In this issue:
--Palm Sunday Puppet Show: The Wise Owl and Friends! CLICK HERE to watch on YouTube
--Rev. Rebecca's Goodbye Pastoral Letter
--Honoring our Church Sexton, Patty Piper CLICK HERE to watch on YouTube
--Photos from our Lenten Luncheon
--Welcome to new church members!
and so much more!
Blessed Lent and Happy Easter! Check out our latest Newsletter from Christ Community UMC!
In this newsletter, you'll find:
Thank you so much to everyone who donated to our Thanksgiving Food Drive! We fed over a dozen local families this year with your help!
CLICK HERE to see our newsletter, which has photos from the Holiday Season and upcoming dates for Easter!
Please Note: Some previously scheduled Lenten dates have Changed and are different than they appear in the newsletter. The following are th emost up to date times for our Lenten and Easter happenings:
February 22nd: Ash Wednesday at 6PM at Llyswen (308 Coleridge Ave. Altoona, PA 16602) and 7:30PM at Christ Community (5715 Roselawn Ave. Altoona PA, 16602)
***Witness at the Cross: Bible Study will now be on TUESDAY evenings during Lent at 6:30PM***
Wednesday, April 5th at Noon: Lenten Luncheon at CCUMC. Special guest speaker: Rev. Dr. Michelle Bodle
Thursday, April 6th at 6PM: Holy Thursday Service (with Holy Communion) at Llyswen (308 Coleridge Ave. Altoona, PA 16602)
Friday, April 7th at 6PM: Good Friday Service at Christ Community (5715 Roselawn Ave. Altoona PA 16602)
Saturday, April 8th: Easter Egg Hunt (Time TBD) at CUMC
Easter Sunday: April 9th at 11AM CCUMC and 9:30AM at Llyswen
Christ Community Altoona is proud to remain United Methodist. Everyone is welcome to come and worhsip with us!
For more resources about remaining UMC and answers to frequently asked questions about the United Methodist Church, we recommend the following resources:
Is the UMC Really? By Ask the UMC
Ask the UMC
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Save the dates!
Advent/ Christmas Bible Study: A Christmas Carol Book and Bible Study!
Join us on Sunday evenings to watch Christmas movies! Sunday November 27th, December 4th, and December 11th at 6PM
Then join us for the Bible Study! Advent/ Christmas Bible Study November 28th, December 5, 12, and 19th at 6PM
Charge Conference December 4th at 1PM at Second Ave United Methodist Church
The children will be singing two special Christmas songs during worship on Sunday, December 18!
Christmas Eve Worship, Saturday December 24th at 7:30PM (Holy Communion)
Christmas Day Worship: A Service of Lessons and Carols Sunday, December 25th at 11AM (Holy Communion)
THANK YOU to everyone who helped with this year's clothing giveaway! This ministry was a huge success and helped over one hundred local families in need. Read more about our Clothing Giveaway and other Exciting events in the latest edition of our Newsletter!
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Happy Eastertide and Congrats to our 2022 Grads!
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in this issue: A Special Guest Letter from our new associate "Pawster"
--Congrats to our Graduates! Join us on June 26th for graduation Sunday!
--Thank you to everyone who helped with Holy Week Worship!
--A special letter from the youth confirmation class!
In the above slideshow photos, church members enjoy our Wednesday Lenten Luncehon on April 13th! Thank you so much to everyone who attended and who provided such delicious food. Thank you also to Rev. Fred Hickok who presented a thought-provoking and dramatic devotional. Photos also include a picture of the altar on Palm on Sunday and the worship team on Easter Sunday.
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Here at CCUMC we are passionate about sharing God's love with others. We are also excited to go out into the community and the world to help others and to serve God. Check back often to see what's new at CCUMC!