May Acorn Newsletter Available HERE.
June Acorn deadline is Monday, May 27 at 9 am.
Early submissions are always accepted!
Save the Dates!
Reconciling Ministry Events
Contact: Reconciling Ministry Chair Ruby Wicker, 916-833-8796
JUNE 11, 3:30 PM
Missionary Katherine Parker will give a presentation on Tuesday, June 11 at 3:30 pm in our Sanctuary. All are invited to attend. Katherine is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving as a Health and Community Transformation Advisor with the United Mission to Nepal (UMN). Katherine’s work in Nepal is focused in three areas: 1) Adolescent empowerment, including sexual reproductive health and rights and menstrual hygiene; 2) Maternal and child health; and 3) Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH). The United Mission to Nepal works in five areas for community transformation: education, health, hospitals, peacebuilding, and sustainable livelihoods. Contact: Sharon Jackson, 415-450-1115, firstname.lastname@example.org
SINGERS AND MUSICIANS WANTED
June, July, and August
The Chancel Choir will be on summer break until September. We are looking for Singers and Musicians to provide the anthem during church services during this time period. Please volunteer to share your talent by signing up on the clipboard located on the choir room door. Please contact the Music Director for more information or if you need an accompanist. Contact: Eliseo Paniagua, email@example.com, 209-423-9420
LITTLE METHODIST SCHOOL SUMMER CAMP
June 3 - August 1, 2019
Who: Children ages 2.5 to 6 years old (must be potty trained)
What: Summer Camp at Little Methodist School
When: Monday through Thursdays between June 3 through August 1.
Cost: $85 per week
Contact: Preschool Director Sue Jas, 916-961-0368, firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATE
RED WHITE & BLUE BBQ / PIE AUCTION!
When: Saturday, July 13, 2019, 5 pm
Where: Fair Oaks UMC Sanctuary
Tickets: On sale in June
Chair: Karenza Samcoff, 916-633-8140
Next meeting Sunday, May 26, 2019.
Church Council now meets on the 4th Sunday of each month at 11:15 am in Spencer. The next meeting is Sunday, May 26. Contact: Church Council Chair Helena Hurst, 916-853-1127, email@example.com.
Choir Schedule for Summer Break:
Sign up for Special Music over the summer. See Eliseo Paniagua or look for the sign up sheet on the choir room door. For more information, contact Music Director Eliseo Paniagua, firstname.lastname@example.org; 209-423-9420
CHURCH OFFICE HOURS:
MONDAY – FRIDAY, 9 AM – 1 PM
Closed May 27, 2019.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR…
Upcoming Dates to Remember
05/26 Last Choir Sunday before Summer break.
05/27 Memorial Day. Church Office closed.
06/02 Reconciling Sunday
06/08 - 06/09 Sacramento Pride Festival
06/09 Sacramento Pride Parade
06/09 Pentecost Sunday
06/09 Guest Pastor in the Pulpit: Rev. Don Fado
06/11 Missionary Katherine Parker presentation, 3:30 pm
06/11 - 06/19 Church Office closed.
06/16 Father’s Day
06/16 Outdoor Service
06/18 - 06/22 Annual Conference in Modesto, CA
07/04 Independence Day. Church office closed.
07/13 Red White Blue BBQ & Pie Auction, 5:30 pm
07/23 Circuit-wide Song Fest at St. Mark’s UMC, 3 pm
08/19 Little Methodist School Fall Session begins
09/02 Labor Day. Church office closed.
09/04 Choir rehearsals resume.
09/08 Chancel Choir returns to Sunday services.
10/06 World Communion Sunday
11/03 All Saints Sunday
11/03 Daylight Saving Time ends. Fall Back 1 hour.
11/28 Thanksgiving Day. Church office closed.
12/01 1st Sunday of Advent
12/24 Christmas Eve
12/25 Christmas Day. Church office closed.
12/31 Tongan Ministry Watch Night service.
General Conference, TBA