Anne Ashley UMC
Friday, August 01, 2014
Reaching Others With the Love of Christ.

New Sunday Worship Time!

Sunday morning worship is now at 11:15. This change is due to the new additional conference appointment of Pastor Don to Warren UMC in Pittsburgh. Their worship time will be 10:00 AM year round and ours will be at 11:15 AM. The time change was agreed upon at a combined Warren-Anne Ashley leadership meeting.
 

Vacation Bible School Scheduled

Monday - Friday
July 28 - August 1
at Anne Ashley UMC

 
 
At WOW VBS, discover how the ordinary becomes extraordinary with God. Experience the love of Jesus. Start an adventure. Use your imagination and creativity to build your faith. Meet people from the Bible who used what they had to produce something amazing with God. Us your heart, mind, and imagination to participate in the creative life of God, the one who works wonders.
Open to all graduates of Preschool - 5th Grade. To register, find registration sheets in the narthex on the table, and downstairs in the Fellowship Hall; or call the church office at 412/462-3134.

INVITE, VOLUNTEER, PARTICIPATE!!

ITEMS NEEDED FOR VBS— Cardboard egg crates, 4 - 9X13 recipes of Rice Krispies Treats, Empty soda bottles—2 liters, Empty soda bottles—1 liter, Raisins
See the bulletin board in the narthex to volunteer these items—and more!! 
 

Camp Allegheny Women’s Retreat
August 15-17

Friday registration begins at 4:30 PM, Sunday closing circle is at 11:30 AM. The speaker for the weekend is Ruth Evangelista Dunkle. Along with Ruthie’s motivational style and humor comes a deep message taken from the Word of God that she prays will be life-changing.
What is Women’s Retreat?
Women’s retreat is a weekend away designed to let women refresh and renew their walk with the Lord. It is filled with praise, worship, a wonderful speaker, great meals, and plenty of fun free time activities. Chat with old friends and make some new ones! Highlights include a watermelon slurp, fun talent show, and a beautiful candlelight service. Come enjoy fun and fellowship on the mountaintop. Open your hearts to a weekend of encouragement, faith building, and God’s love. Registration forms are available on the table in the narthex.
 
 

Summer Lunch and Summer Recreation Programs Now In Progress

Monday - Friday
June 9th - August 1st 

FREE hot lunch, crafts, games and other fun activities at Anne Ashley UMC

All kids ages 1 - 18
Adult supervision required for children under 12 

 

Friday Bible Study 

A weekly Bible Study is now in progress studying the Adult International Bible Series. This study will be held Friday mornings at 10:00 AM in the choir room. Everyone is welcome to attend!

 
 

MUSA, (Methodist Union of Social Agencies) Currently Enrolling at their
Little Lambs Early Learning Center!

The Early Learning Center currently provides year-round care for children ages 3 to 5 in their Preschool Room located in the Steel Valley COG Building. Staff to child ratio does not exceed 1 to 10 for preschoolers.

Program hours are 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday through Friday (note: the center is closed on major holidays).

Breakfast, lunch, and snack are provided for each child daily.

The early learning center follows a creative curriculum which aims to foster learning through imaginative activities and play while providing opportunities for socialization and physical activity/play.

Lessons and structured activities are developmentally appropriate and include daily circle time (including educational sing-a-long songs and story time) as well as “letter of the week” alphabet crafts, etc.

Please contact Program Director Alissa McNeil regarding enrollment
412-461-1800 or amcneil@musasv.org
 
Sunday Schedule (Summer Schedule)
Sunday Worship: 11:15 AM
Sunday School: Will Resume in September   
 
Daily Scripture:  
 

It's that time of year again...

Time to start stocking up on vegetables for the SUMMER LUNCH! 
This year we will be collecting cans of GREEN BEANS, CORN, and PEAS
Our goal is to collect 500 cans. 
Thank you for all you help putting healthy foods in the hands of these Children.