It is time once again for our Music Ensembles to start up.  If you are interested in taking part, please see the following people: Bells, Holly Brubaker; Children’s Choirs (Preschool-6th), Brent Simpson or Julie Dormer; and Chancel Choir (High School through Adult), Serena Heffner.  The bells will begin rehearsing this coming Wednesday, Sept. 2nd; Children and Chancel Choirs start Thursday, September 3rd.  Hope to see you there!

GUMY Kick-off event is set for Sunday, September 20th at 6:30 pm. Parents, please join us from 6:30 to 7 pm for a short informational meeting. See you there!

The Financial Peace University is a plan that teaches God’s ways of handling money. Through videos, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you’ve dreamed you could be. Sign-up at Classes will be held on Monday nights from 6:30 to 8 pm, September 14th through November 9th. Child care will be provided.

This fall our Wednesday Morning Women’s Bible Group will be viewing an exciting study by Karen Kingsbury called The Family of Jesus. It discusses the customs, emotions, and challenges of being a part of the family of Jesus. Get to know His closest relatives. Our first session is Wednesday, September 16th at 9:30 am. We’d love to have you join us!

It’s time once again for Grace’s annual Sausage/Shortcake Sale held at the Hummelstown Arts Festival on Saturday, September 19th. We encourage you to support this important fundraiser for our Church. There’s many opportunities for you to volunteer and we could especially use your help selling sausages and shortcakes at Grace’s booth on the day of the Festival. Sign-up in the Narthex.

Our September Friendship Breakfast is scheduled for Wednesday, September 2nd at 8:30 am. Come enjoy a delicious breakfast, fellowship and fun! Sign-up at the Welcome Center.

August 23rd Offering Year-to-Date

Actual             Budget                Actual              Budget

$11,816        $15,600              $459,063             $530,400