A Brave New World In this four-week worship series Revs. Donna & Josh will discuss looking at isolation and the breakdown of the community – and the Christian calling to create community, changes in our nation of what makes a family, economic justice and the challenges of capitalism, and the
PHFS Emergency Winter Shelter Portland Homeless Family Solutions has opened a new emergency shelter at Congregation Beth Israel, 1972 NW Flanders Street. Volunteers are needed to bring dinner, as well as maintain the Goose Hollow Family Shelter and Salmon Creek Day shelter. Email Bethany Rocci at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
Alternative Christmas allows you to take a break from giving “things” and instead support a charity represented by the outreach ministries and other church groups. Visit Collins Hall during Coffee Hour on Sundays, December 10 & 17. This year, the charities you can give to are: Sexual & Gender Minority
For Annual Conference 2017 your lay delegate team (Francis Garoutte, Janice Gratton, Mary Sagara, Bob Wilson) have composed summaries of each day. You also were represented by our clergy (Rev Donna and Rev Jeremy). We met, for the first time ever, with the Pacific NW Conference, with separate legislative and
Click here to view/download the Greathouse Internship Application. Internship opportunity is open to all high school seniors and college level students. Please see instructions on form. Turn in completed form at FUMC Office or send application materials to: email@example.com no later than April 17, 2017.
In 1900—as an alternative to the Christmas “side hunt” (a bird-killing competition)—ornithologist Frank Chapman proposed instead, a Christmas “bird count” and the idea took off. The Audubon Christmas Bird Count—a nation-wide bird census—takes place within a week or two of Christmas Day throughout North America and beyond. It is one
Sixteen women from the OR/ID Annual Conference, including seven from FUME, spent a glorious fall weekend at Camp Magruder sewing school bags and layette items for the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) Depot in Salt Lake City (UMCOR West). It was the Conference’s second annual “Kit Kamp,” so named
Guys of all ages are invited for an overnight retreat with Rev. Jeremy. Collins Retreat Center is 45 minutes outside of Portland. We’ll meet from 7:00 pm Friday through 7:00 pm on Saturday. Cost for the retreat is $105 per person; you can register online or at the church office by
Rediscovering the Way: Becoming a Wesleyan Movement for the 21st Century 2016-2020 Columbia District Strategic Plan The Columbia District Strategic Plan is now available as a read ahead for the Charge Conference on October 23, 2016. Download the Columbia District Strategic Plan
The 2016 FUMC Women’s Retreat will occur the night of Friday, November 11 through Saturday, November 12 at Silver Falls State Park Conference Center. Pastor Donna will lead us in contemplative practices with time for: – Silence – Community Building – Soulful Reflection – Nature Walks, Good Food, Creative Experiences,