Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Ash Wednesday Service March 1

There will be an ASH WEDNESDAY service at Perry First UMC at 7pm on March 1st - please join us and bring a friend! 
Pastor Ray

Friday, February 17, 2017

Sunday Morning Announcements 02-19-17

Lent is just around the corner. Ash Wednesday kicks things off on March 1st with a PAMA Ash Wednesday Service at3:30 at St. Joe’s Church. A complete list of Lenten and Easter activities will be listed in the upcoming March Newsletter.  If you would like more information about the Study contact Pastor Ray. Lenten Bible Study begins March 2nd!Please join us every Thursday from March 2nd  -  April 6th at 6:45pm in the Hospitality Room here at church. We’ll be enjoying Adam Hamilton’s series on Half Truths of the Bible. We’ll look at some “half-truths” such as: “Everything happens for a reason,” and “God helps those who help themselves,” and more. Please sign up for this today!

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Evangelism For Non-Evangelists Online Course Offering

The Rev. Dr. Heather Lear was a guest speaker at our informed to transform 8! Leadership Event this past Saturday.  She invited us to join in an online course the General Board of Discipleship is piloting.  
It is called Evangelism for the Non-evangelist.
This is a five-week introductory online evangelism course offered through United Methodist Discipleship Ministries and team-taught by Dr. Heather Heinzman Lear, the Director of Evangelism for The United Methodist Church, and Dr. Mark Teasdale, the Professor of Evangelism at Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary. 

 The class  will take place on Thursday evenings from 7-8:30pm.  
The class will start on March 2, 2017.

The course if FREE however you must pre-register.  As many people from your church can participate however each person must register individually. The class is based on Mark Teasdale's book.

Please click here for more information and to register.  This link will also give more details of the course and what would be expected of you if you participate.

Any questions, please contact the office.


Genesee Valley District of the Upper New York Conference 
of the United Methodist Church 

Pat VanVleck  District Co-Lay Leader
Betsy O'Flynn, Adminstrative Assistant
Rev. Vonda Fossitt, District Superintendent

1100 South Goodman St., Rochester, NY 14620

Genesee Valley District, 1100 South Goodman Street, Rochester, NY 14620
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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Houghton College Offers Seminar April 22

Post Request by
Kellie Milhollen, Administrative Assistant, Perry First United Methodist Church, 35 Covington Street, Perry, NY 14530; (585) 237-5369

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AND a direct link to this project at Houghton College.

Sunday Morning Announcements 01-29-17