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Jan 06

Wesley Church Youth Group News!!!

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January Youth Group Gatherings and Youth Winter Blast Retreat

Jan 22

It hurts to lose someone. Find help at GriefShare.

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GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. If you are walking through a journey of grief due to the death of the loved one, then GriefShare support…

Jan 22

Wesley Church Supports Bethlehem Emergency Sheltering Program

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Local Bethlehem Churches open their doors to the homeless each winter from December 1 through March 31.  Wesley Church is helping in this mission by partnering with St Thomas UCC on Macada Road, where we bring food and support to those in need.  Here’s what we need:

5 people to prepare…

Jan 22

You pay, they give!

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The Scrip programis up and running. This program encourages people to purchase “gift“cards from thousands of vendors. The cards are used as cash for purchases. Thechurch receives varying percentages in rebates. Great Lakes Scrip providespurchasers with an accounting at the end of the year for charitablecontributions. So far, 35…

Jan 21

Winter Vivaldi is in the House!

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Winter Vivaldi
Uplifting Baroque music on a January afternoon.One of the enduring appeals of Sinfonia’s signature Winter Vivaldi program is the clarity with which the individual instruments can be heard and appreciated. Here, piano, oboe and flute will captivate amidst the fluid texture of the strings.
Soloists Father Sean Duggan, pianoCheryl…

Aug 25

Ever Thought about Becoming a Stephen Minister?

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Wesley Church will be training a class of Stephen Ministers beginning Tuesday September 16 at 6 pm. Stephen Ministers work alongside our pastors to care, encourage, and provide emotional and spiritual support to people who are going through a difficult time, such as divorce, grief, hospitalization, unemployment, terminal illness, relocation…

Aug 25

Support Group Coming This Fall!

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Alcoholism, sexual abuse, and drug addiction: these are all issues that seriously affect many people in your church and community that a sermon or a Bible Study alone won’t solve. However, there is hope and a way that the church can help the hurting move beyond their wounds…

Jul 18

the young of the world - Pray for rescue of children from so many horrors

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by Susan Henry-Crowe, General Secretary, General Board of Church & Society on July 11, 2014

This “ordinary season” of the church calendar — the summer of 2014 — is full of fear and terror for many children around the world.

  1. More than 3 million children under age 5 die…

Jun 26

Thoughts On A Recent Ruling

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“The times they are a changing.”  So wrote Bob Dylan.  And the times will likely continue to change at an ever more rapid pace in our modern world.

An example that affects our United Methodist Church is the recent ruling to restore the ministry credentials of Rev. Frank Schaefer.  Rev Schaefer…

May 28

Bakers Wanted!

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Do you love to bake? If so, Wesley Church is looking for willing bakers to whip up some mini muffins or quick breads for Sunday morning’s Atrium Cafe. Interested? Contact Cindy Long at psu92teach@aol.com.

May 28

Infant Layettes, Pots, Pans, Bags and More Needed for the Depot

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Here is a list of items needed by the Lehigh Valley Outreach Depot.

  • paper or plastic bags with handles and flat bottoms (these are for cleaning supply kits)
  • pots and pans of all sorts, shapes and sizes
  • bedding supplies (sheets, cases, pillows, etc)
  • towels

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