October 4, 2015

Posted on October 4, 2015.

This Week's Bulletin Announcements

We Welcome Rev. Chip Freed, Pastor of Garfield Memorial United Methodist Church, as our guest preacher for today.  Please take a moment after worship to greet him.

Trunk or Treat – Saturday, October 31 – 3 p.m.

Be a part of our Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival in the church parking lot. There are 4 ways you can participate: 1) Sign up to decorate your car trunk in a creative theme and pass out candy to children. Candy will be provided.  2) Donate bags of candy by placing them in the box in the Sanctuary.  3) Volunteer at the event to help with carnival games, parking and more.  4) Dress up and bring your children, neighbors, nieces, nephews, cousins and others to enjoy this family-friendly Halloween festival!  Please sign up today at the Information Table if you plan to volunteer.  If you have any questions, please see Min. Jeremy or Jenna Charlton.

New Members Orientation and PULSE Experience

The New Members Orientation and PULSE Experience, scheduled for October 17 have been rescheduled for Saturday, November 21.  New Members Orientation will begin at 9:30 a.m. and The PULSE Experience will begin at 1 p.m.  If you have any questions, please see Rev. Carla Jo Howlett.

Prayers of Consecration

Pastor Jenkins, ministers, staff, deacons, and lay leaders will be praying through our new worship, study, and fellowship spaces beginning on October 19.  We invite and encourage all members to participate in this season of consecration by joining us in prayer for 60 days beginning November 1through December.  We will continue to soak and saturate the atmosphere in our new facility in prayer.  We hope to gather groups of 7 to 12 members for one hour prayer walks through our new facility.  A minister, staff member, deacon, or lay leader will lead each group.  Monday through Friday prayer time will be 5:30 p.m.  On Saturdays we will pray at 11 a.m.  On Sundays prayer will be after our worship for the day is completed.  Please, check your calendars and plan to participate as many days as you are able.  The size of each day’s prayer team  will be limited to 12 people.  Sign up with Rev. Del in person, by telephone at 658-4264, or by email.



During the month of October our church family will serve 600 hours in greater Cleveland.  We hope that you will be a part of our SEUCC Servolution Movement.   There is still time to sign up at the Information Table to participate in a project that grabs your heart.  There are over 20 projects for you to serve.  If you have any questions, please see Erin Price or Rev. Carla Jo Howlett.

DEADLINE TODAY – 5th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration Party 

It is not too late to make your reservation to attend Pastor Jenkins 5th Anniversary Celebration Party.  On Friday, October 16, 2015 SEUCC will host an evening of dinner and dancing at the Acacia Reservation.  Reservations can be made at the Information Table today or on our website.  All members and friends are welcome.  If you have any questions, please see Beverly Tatum or Marsha Woody.


Small Groups Have Begun

Eleven Small Groups are being offered on eight topics this session.  Please sign up today at the Information Table for a small group of interest to you.  If you have any questions, please see Rev. Carla Jo Howlett.

Pastor’s Book Release – Friday, October 9 – 7 p.m.

Join Pastor Jenkins for an exclusive SEUCC book release party.  She is pleased to share her first book, Stepping Back To Step Up, with members.  Those who pre-order books will receive autographed copies that day.  All are welcome to celebrate this momentous occasion in the life of our pastor.  Pre-order your copy from Pastor Jenkins website.  Use the coupon code SEUCC1 to avoid shipping charges.

5th Pastoral Anniversary Appreciation - Sunday, October 18

SEUCC will celebrate a mile stone in the ministry of our Senior Pastor and Teacher, Rev. Courtney Clayton Jenkins.  Over these last five years she has exemplified what it is to be Gracious and Grounded. Our congregation will worship in a blended service at 11 a.m.  If you have any questions, please see Beverly Riley Tatum or Rev. Carla Jo Howlett.