On Saturday March 29, 11 UMW ladies met in the church parlor for a mission workday making 32 receiving blankets, and 34 diapers from donated flannel. These will be taken to annual conference, to be included in a state-wide collection, and ultimately will go to Haiti.
For the week of March 16-22, 2014, 20 members of the Seward United Methodist Church will be joining hands with members of Wickline United Methodist Church in an exciting opportunity to follow The Wickline Way . . . a call to “Venture out beyond our walls with the love of Christ.”
Our team will be helping to rebuild homes destroyed by the August 2013 tornado that devastated the community of Moore, OK.
You are invited to visit the Shutterfly share site as often as you wish to experience highlights of this mission trip to Oklahoma City. You can view more photos there and read about the group’s experiences as they work to help the people whose homes were destroyed. Click on this link to go to the Shutterfly site: https://sumcokcitymissiontrip.shutterfly.com/
Please keep our mission group in your prayers as they “Go into the whole world and proclaim the good news.”
On Sunday, March 23, District Superintendent, Gale Wray will be here to conduct a church conference at 11:15 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. This conference has been scheduled to address recommendations by the Board of Trustees regarding replacement of the heating/cooling system in the sanctuary and the sale of the north rental property. Every member who attends this conference will have a vote; paper ballots will be distributed to all those present and the vote will be to approve or disapprove the recommendations.