Thursday, December 7, 2017

Sunday Morning Announcements 12-10-17

POINSETTIA PLANT PICK UP IS SATURDAY FROM 10-12. MEMORIAL PLANTS ARE DUE THEN TOO.

DON’T FORGET TO BRING OR SEND IN YOUR PLEDGE CARD THIS SUNDAY

There will be a brief “1 line item” Administrative Council Meeting immediately after church this Sunday.

UMW meeting on Dec. 13 is at 12 noon @ Paula Cook’s home.

OPERATION SANTA CLAUS: This year Tuesday Club plans to  deliver gifts of new clothes, toys and food to 20-25 local families. PFUMC can help by bringing in a bag of flour and a bag of sugar. We hope to collect at least 20 bags of each.  A box will be in the Church Narthex untilDecember 14th where you can leave your donations. If you have any question or would like more information Please contact Paula Cook. Thank You!

SAVE THE DATE…Help Morgan Milhollen “Save Lives” as she sponsors a Leaders Save Lives Red Cross Blood Drive on December 29th from 12 - 6 PM at the Perry First United Methodist Church on 35 Covington St. If you can’t donate please…Spread the Word! Morgan’s Goal is to collect at least 25 Pints. All donor types and double red donors can donate at this drive. Leaders Save Lives is a unique scholarship program for high school students who want to help save lives with the American Red Cross.







Friday, December 1, 2017

Sunday Morning Announcements 12-3-17




Above are the Announcements for Sunday. There is A LOT of things going on during the month of December. Please grab a newsletter at church on Sunday or keep checking the website to keep up on all the happenings at PFUMC and around the community! I have included a couple of items that didn’t fit in the printed announcements, but wanted to be sure you had information about. If you have any problems opening the attachment, please let me know. Thanks…

OPERATION SANTA CLAUS: This year Tuesday Club plans to  deliver gifts of new clothes, toys and food to 20-25 local families. PFUMC can help by bringing in a bag of flour and a bag of sugar. We hope to collect at least 20 bags of each.  A box will be in the Church Narthex until December 14th where you can leave your donations. If you have any question or would like more information Please contact Paula Cook. Thank You!

SAVE THE DATE…Help Morgan Milhollen “Save Lives” as she sponsors a Leaders Save Lives Red Cross Blood Drive on December 29th from 12 - 6 PM at the Perry First United Methodist Church on 35 Covington St. If you can’t donate please…Spread the Word! Morgan’s Goal is to collect at least 25 Pints. All donor types and double red donors can donate at this drive. Leaders Save Lives is a unique scholarship program for high school students who want to help save lives with the American Red Cross.

“CHRISTMAS MEMORIES” is the theme for Dec. 2 and 4 concerts by the Genesee Chorale. The program includes some new, some old and some old favorites with a new twist, sung by approximately 70 singers under direction of Ric Jones and with accompaniment by Doug Hanson.  Concerts are at 7 pm Dec. 2nd at St. James Episcopal Church, 405 East Main St., Batavia, and at 7 pm Dec. 4th at First Presbyterian Church, 522 South Main St., Medina. Tickets are $8 presale, available from Chorale members or online at www.GeneseeChorale.com. Tickets at the door are $10.



Saturday, November 25, 2017

Sunday Morning Announcements 11-26-17

POINSETTIA/CYCLAMEN FLOWER ORDERS ARE DUE SUNDAY
(Nov. 26th 

Order forms can be found on the table in the Narthex.







POINSETTIA/CYCLAMEN FLOWER ORDERS ARE DUE SUNDAY
(Nov. 26th 

Order forms can be found on the table in the Narthex.








Thursday, November 9, 2017

Sunday Morning Announcements 11-12-17

The November Newsletter is now on the website or you can pick up a copy at church.

Meetings Scheduled:
Nov. 14th – Finance Committee Meeting @ 6:30 PM
                   Administrative Council Meeting @ 7:00 PM

Nov. 15th    - SPRC Meeting @ 6:30 PM






Friday, November 3, 2017

November Newsletter

The November Newsletter was posted at 8:42 pm, 11-3-17, and may be read by clicking on the tab in the above menu titled "November 2017 Newsletter."


Sunday Morning Announcements 11-5-17






Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Obituary

It is with sadness that I send the news of Velma Bliss’s passing. She was a wonderful woman who lived a long and wonderful life. Please keep her family in your prayers…

In Loving Memory
Velma Wallace Bliss102, of Warsaw formerly of Perry passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw. Velma was born in Hume, NY on August 17, 1915 a daughter of the late John and Minnie (Beardsley) Hotchkiss.


She was a graduate of Gainesville High School. She retired from M&T Bank in Perry where she was a teller from 1959-1979.


She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Perry, the Mutual Friends Club in Perry and Order of Eastern Star Chapter # 497 in Perry.


She enjoyed playing bridge, crocheting, sitting on the front porch at 30 Lakeview Ave at Silver Lake visiting with friends and family, she loved visits from her children and grandchildren.


She is survived by her daughter: Sharon (Craig) Pratt of Webster, 2 grandsons: Douglas Pratt of Pittsford, Christopher (Diana) Pratt of Irondequoit, 3 great grandchildren: Timothy, Madelyn and William Pratt, Elwin’s children: Ron (Judy) Bliss of Concord, NC, Gloria (Cliff) Johnston Sr. of Bolivar, 3 sister-in-laws: Arlene Baker, Eleanor Quandt and Ruth Wallace all of Warsaw, along with many of Elwin’s grandchildren and great grandchildren. 


Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband: Howard Wallace who passed in 1982, newborn son: Braden Wallace, second husband: Elwin Bliss who passed away in 1992, siblings: Maxine Latham, Pauline Bliss, Violet York and Merlin Hotchkiss, Elwin’s grandson: Cliff Johnston Jr.



Family and friends may call from 1-2pm on Saturday November 4th at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry where services will follow at 2pm.


She will be laid to rest in Grace Cemetery in Castile, NY.


Memorial contributions can be made to A New Start Kitty Rescue 6342 Denton Corners Rd. Castile, New York 14427, First United Methodist Church 35 Covington St. Perry, NY 14530 or to the Order of Eastern Star Chapter # 497 C/O Carol Preen 19 Chestnut St. Perry, NY 14530.


Kellie Milhollen
Administrative Assistant
Perry First United Methodist Church
(585) 237-5369

From the Silver Lake Institute:

(We will be Lighting her Candle at the Lakewide Memorial Service and presenting a rose to her daughter, 
Sharon (Craig) Pratt at 10:30 am on July 29, 2018 at Epworth Hall in the Silver Lake Institute)
(First Published online by Eaton Watson Funeral Home)
(Also appears on the Silver Lake Institute Blog Obituary Page)
The Rev. Greg Franklin, SLI Chaplain