The DeBows Pathfinders took a trip to Double Trouble State Park in Bayville, NJ on Saturday, February 10th. It was a cloudy, but warm February day, with temperatures in the 50’s. Some pictures taken during the hike can be viewed below. The next Pathfinders hike is scheduled for Saturday, March 10th. Watch for details.
The Season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 14, 2018. DeBows will conduct an Ash Wednesday Service on this day at 10:00am. Lent is a season of forty days, not counting Sundays, which begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Holy Saturday.
The last week of Lent is Holy Week, followed by Easter on Sunday, April 1, 2018. The worship schedule for Holy Week is as follows:
The Lay Servant Ministries class information for Spring of 2018 has been posted by Conference. Information for the Basic Lay Servant class and Advanced Lay Servant class can be accessed below. Please click on the below links for complete information and to access the registration forms. Note; you may attend the classes in another district if that fits your schedule better. The complete schedule for each district is also in the below links. If you have any questions about the LSM program you may speak with Pastor Wren or Guy Raymond.
The 2018 Spring Basic Lay Servant Class in the Capital District
Date(s) April 21 & 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: First UMC: Delran, 32 Conrow Rd, Delran, NJ 08075
Instructor: Frank Friend
The 2018 Spring Advanced Lay Servant Class in the Capital District
Date(s): Feb 17 & 24 and March 3
Time: 1:30 – 4:50 pm
Location: St. Paul UMC, 201 Levitt Pkwy Willingboro, NJ 08046
Instructor: Rev. John Morrison