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Ministry Team Gathering

Ministry TeamsOn Saturday morning, May 5, 2018, from 9:00-10:00 a.m. there will be a gathering for all members of each ministry and all Ministry Teams. We will begin in the morning with some fellowship and churros and then Rev. Michael will have an important presentation about Servant Leadership. All ministry team members are expected to join us for this event so please come and help us build a glorious foundation of service and grace for SHUMC!





Sportsman’s Outing: Friday, April 20 at 10:00 a.m. at Purgatory Sporting Clays. Pleaseguns-vr7e5031 sign up in the Narthex. We will be shooting 50 to 100 rounds of Sporting Clays. Cost to shoot is $13 for members and $16 for non-members per 50 rounds. Bring your own ammo--the best prices for 12 gauge 8 shot loads are at Sportsman’s Warehouse and Walmart. For details, you can check this link or contact Steve Fassler at 435-773-1419.

The next regular meeting of the United Methodist Men is scheduled for Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. at the Village Inn Restaurant.



Save Friday, April 27 at 6:00 p.m for all Church and The Daniel Plan people to enjoy a potluck dinner. The Daniel folks will be sharing some new recipes—organic, gluten free, and some wild fish (a goal for many on the Plan).

Bring a potluck dish, a friend or neighbor and enjoy!

If your last name begins with A-I, bring a salad or appetizer

K-R, bring a main dish

S-Z, bring a dessert.


Mission Ministry Team

April Opportunities to Help


Switchpoint Food Pantry, April 18

Short Creek Food Pantry,  April 25

Utah Food Bank, April 14 at 9:00 a.m.


Switchpoint Dinner, April 19

Soup Kitchen, April 27


Switchpoint Food Distribution:  Help is needed each month with stocking and giving out food. Our work dates are the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays each month with two shifts that need help: 9:00-11:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  Even though these are our specific work times, the food pantry will accept help any day they are open.


Switchpoint Dinner:   To serve at Switchpoint we have an email list that we send out each month.  People who want to volunteer for that particular month reply to the e-mail.  At Switchpoint we cook and serve from 4:00-6:30 p.m. the third Thursday each month.  If you would like to be contacted about the possibility of helping with dinner at Switchpoint, please sign up on the list provided in the Narthex.


Soup Kitchen:  We prepare and serve dinner at Grace Episcopal Church located at 1072 East 900 South.  Two shifts need staffing on the last Friday of each month:  Setup and Prep between 9:15-11:45 a.m. and Serve and Clean Up between 11:15 a.m.-1:45 p.m.  An orange signup sheet is in the narthex on the bulletin board. 


ushers-bannerWorship Ministry Team: Good news for all of you who have been tempted to sign up to serve as an usher, but think you don’t know what to do!   The Worship Team has scheduled an Usher Training Meeting at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2018 in the Sanctuary.  We need all interested people to attend, whether experienced  or not, and no matter which worship time you attend.  You can even partner with an experienced usher at first!


Oberammergau  Passion Play 2020

Rev. Michael and Anne Chamness will be hosting an Educational Opportunities Tour to experience the Passion Play in Oberammergau Germany, departing August 26 of 2020.  The Passion Play is a “bucket list” event which only happens once every ten years (since 1634!)  The ten-day tour also includes historic sites in Munich, Innsbruck, Regensburg, Prague, Dresden, and Berlin, and is all-inclusive with airfare from New York.  Brochures will be arriving within the next month, or can be viewed online at  Our tour is registered under Host ID #28312.





Members in Need of Transportation: If you are able to help transport two ladies from the assisted living facility at Sun River to the 11:00 a.m. worship on Sundays, please contact Sandi in the church office at 435-627-8638.













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