Get your “Good News” newsletter for September-October 2023 here! In this issue: Pastor’s Prose: What makes a healthy congregation? Oct. 15-29: Peanuts: Stewardship campaign, Consecration Sunday MHUMC Endowment: Moving to professional management Welcome to Bettie, Admin. Assistant Mission & Outreach: July 4 photos, what’s happening now and more! Please send articles and photos for November-December issue by September 26.
If you or someone you know needs adult and/or children’s clothing, check out this opportunity! St. Catherine Church is holding a Community Closet clothing giveaway on August 8, 9, and 10, from 10am to 3pm, in the O’Donnell Parish Center. Click on the image at left to view the whole flyer, or click here. The Parish Center is at 17400 Peak Ave., Morgan Hill, just south of Main Street. (Click the link to see it on a map.) If you need clothing Clothing for adults and children will be available for free on Tuesday August 8, Wednesday August 9, and Thursday August 10, from 10am
By Denise Melroy, Mission & Outreach Team Thank you to all of you who participated in the Bread of the World mission. The letter writing campaign will give a voice from us to our Congress Men and Women before the hopeful passing of the Farm Bill in September. Cleaning Supplies for Community Solutions clients The Mission Team has a couple of bins in the Fellowship Hall for collecting donations of cleaning supplies for Community Solutions, a local non-profit that provides critical services for individuals and families who are facing times of crisis. We appreciate your generosity in collecting these supplies. We will be collecting until
At the February 23, 2023 meeting of the Worship Team, it was decided to cease providing recorded worship services online. During the pandemic, they were instrumental to continuing the sense of community through worshiping together. However, now that we are fully back to in-person worship, very few are viewing the services, and it still takes a large effort to make them happen. Therefore, after the May 21, 2023 service, after three years of this program, we are no longer recording all services. Many thanks go to Matthew Hendrickson, who has been recording the services since March 2020! In the early days of the pandemic with full