A message from Bishop Devadhar: General Conference 2019
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UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE RISEM DISTRICT
- March 2nd [GIVING[[JESUS]]GENEROSITY] Resource Day at Osterville UMC, Osterville, Ma
- March 2nd and March 16th RISEM Lay Academy at Memorial UMC Taunton, Ma
- March 7th Courageous Conversation Meeting at Wesley UMC, Lincoln, RI 6:00 pm
- March 30th RISEM Clay Workshop on Committee Guidelines at Memorial UMC, Taunton, Ma
- May 18th Pre-Conference gathering-East Greenwich UMC 10:00 am – 11:30 am
- May 18th Transition Workshop for incoming pastors. East Greenwich UMC 11:30 am-1:00 pm
Remember to visit the RISEM District WEBSITE for all the latest updates!!! Go to www.neumc.org/risem
Has the change of seasons got you down?
Is the turmoil and chaos of our current political environment left you hopeless?
Do you wonder where God is in these uncertain times?
Have you lost your spiritual groove and would you like to get it back?
Join retreat leader Steve Garnaas-Holmes on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 9:30am-3:30pm for this truly special Day Apart Retreat.
Come and be set free to discover hope and encounter the Beloved.
Sunday, Sept 16 saw coffee hour cheered up with beautiful quilts and hand made products from Haiti. During the “Mission Moment” in the service, Carolyn Stoeber had described her work with Peace Quilts which offers women jobs and future economic stability as part of this co-operative. The work was received enthusiastically.
Carolyn is also our contact for the Lilivois School project near Port au Prince to fund afternoon instruction for children and adults who cannot afford to go to school during regular tuition class hours.
Our donations to Church World Service (Blanket mission) are at work in preparation for the hurricane in N.C.
December 3.. 60 or more people came to see and hear:
Merrily Fenner and “Serendipity”
Aaron Jackson and The Baptist church band.
Jesse Keller and Leah Crosby