Graduates PDF Print E-mail

If you or someone who has been a part of the Grandview family is graduating please let us know so we can celebrate with you. Contact the church office with your student’s name, school they are graduating from, and what their future plans are.

UMC Judicial Council PDF Print E-mail

The UMC Judicial Council will meet from April 24-28 in Newark New Jersey to rule on the legality of Bishop Karen Oliver’s election by the Western Jurisdiction.  Her election is questioned given her disclosure that she is an out legally married lesbian. A copy of the docket filed by the South Central Jurisdiction and the UMC Council of Bishops call for prayer can be found at the hub.  A discussion of the outcome of the Judicial Council rulings will be held in the Gathering Space library at noon next Sunday, April 30. Refreshments will be provided.

Optimist Dinner PDF Print E-mail
The Optimist Club dinner fundraiser will be held on May 2. Kathleen Smith heads this effort and she is looking for volunteers. This dinner has been a church-wide effort for over 25 years. Please contact Kathleen Smith if you are able to help.
Upper Room PDF Print E-mail
Upper Room devotional booklets for teh months of May/June are available. Booklets can be found on the Ministry Table in teh back of the Sanctuary at a cost of $2.00 each.
Cornwall Manor Blooms & More PDF Print E-mail
Mark your calendar, the Cornwall Manor Society annual Blooms & More Festival will be on Saturday, May 6 from 9AM - 2PM. Our church contributes baked goods of all kinds - cookies, breads, pies, whatever you would like to make. We are also lookng for helpers the day of the festival. The proceeds will benefit projects of the Cornwall Manor Society. There is a signup sheet at the Hub. If questions contact Sue Radocy. A flyer with more info is on the Community Board.
Undie Sunday PDF Print E-mail

Undie Sunday: On April 30, everyone is encouraged to bring new packages of under-wear for adults and children. Most needed sizes are small for men, small (5, 6, & 7) for women, and larger sizes for both boys and girls.

Adopt-a-Road PDF Print E-mail

Grandview folks with a passion for beautifying our highways and byways can sign up at the HUB to work on the Grofftown/Pleasure Rd. clean-up crew on Saturday, April 29.  Don your work gloves, boots, and old clothes.  Meet at the church at 9am.

All Church Spring Yard Clean Up PDF Print E-mail

Spring yard clean-up day has been rescheduled ror Saturday, May 13. Beginning at 9AM we'll work to make the grounds of Grandview ready for Spring. Bring your work gloves, rakes, shovels, and shears. Sign up at the HUB.

Change Purse PDF Print E-mail

As you clean out and change over your closets this spring, think of Change Purse, an organization which rehabilitates victims and survivors of human trafficking. Grandview is collecting stylish, gently used purses for this organization. The donated purses will be sold and funds raised will support this mission. Drop your purses in the large box in the Gathering Space today through April 30.

Spring Concert PDF Print E-mail

The Grandview Sings! Community Children’s Choir, directed by Cindy McGary, will hold a Spring concert at Grandview on Friday, April 28 at 7 p.m. All are welcome!

Senior Tea PDF Print E-mail

All seniors are invited to tea on Saturday, April 29 from 1:30-3pm.  Transportation can be provided. Folks are also needed to help that day. Sign up at the Hub or call 394-6887, if you will be attending or if you can help.

Tools for Ministry PDF Print E-mail

This district-wide training event will be held Saturday, April 29 at Millersville Community Church - Hope Campus, 242 Bender Rd, Millersville, with registration and breakfast beginning at 8:15am. Keynote speaker is Dr. Greg Carey, and 3 Grandview folks are among the lineup of excellent presenters. To see a list of workshops you can choose from, or to register ($8, deadline April 18),  click here.

YWCA Race Against Racism PDF Print E-mail

The YWCA will hold its 19th annual Race Against Racism on Saturday, April 29 at 9am. More information is available here.  Registration forms will be at the Hub, soon.

Emergency Forms PDF Print E-mail

Emergency forms can be downloaded here or are available at the HUB. Please fill out the form and give it to a volunteer. Our goal is to have a form for each member. Please help us reach that goal by filling out yours today.

Grandview Connections PDF Print E-mail

Grandview Connections (GC) is a blog for discussing the weekly sermon content thus making connections between the pastors' words and the thoughts, feelings and actions of Grandview UMC members and friends.  The sermon is a starting point for what can be a very rich discussion about faith and will serve as a source for reflection and a building block for an online faith community that is available at any time. The blog is linked on the Grandview UMC website under Resources, or under Quicklinks.

Equal Exchange PDF Print E-mail
The Fair Trade System encourages farmers to stay on their own land by giving them a fair price for their crops. "Fair Trade offers us a dignified way of doing business. We don’t beg. Selling one or two containers is not begging." Raymond Kimaaro, Tanzania. Check out our Equal Exchange selections of organic coffee, tea and chocolate in the Gathering Room.
Address for Dennis PDF Print E-mail

Please note that Dennis Spangler has a new address:

Dennis Spangler, JM9765
P.O. Box A
Bellefonte, PA   16823-0820

Please handwrite your return address on the envelope. Denny would like to have your address and self stick labels are taken off before mail is delivered.

E-mails can be sent through the website entering Dennis' name/number where indicated. Emails sent by 10 a.m. will be received by him that day.

e-Alert Subscription PDF Print E-mail

You can now manage your e-mail address for the e-alert only. A sign-up link is available on this site (left hand column) to subscribe or manage your e-mail address. Just click on the link to add, change or delete your email address. Please remember to let the office know, for their records, if your address has changed.

Church Keys PDF Print E-mail

Trustees are requiring forms to be filled out by anyone needing a church key. If you need a key please fill out a form at the HUB.

Gift Cards PDF Print E-mail

Gift card sales continue to grow. We have Stauffer’s, Weis, Giant, Oregon Dairy and Darrenkamps cards available on Sunday mornings and in the Church office Monday through Friday from 9am to 2pm. Remember: 5-10% of your purchases are pure profit to Grandview and help with our mission commitments. If you haven’t gotten  in the habit, why not start now and help Grandview with this important ministry.

UM Handbook PDF Print E-mail

The United Methodist Church chose our Roxanne Edwards' Lancaster-based company, Nxtbook Media, to prepare and present its new handbook.  This is the same company that makes the digital version of The Messenger, Grandview's newsletter.  Click here to link to the new UM Handbook.

Continuing Opportunity- Direct Deposit PDF Print E-mail

This form brings a new opportunity for giving. The form is an authorization agreement for direct deposit of your giving. The forms can be filled out and mailed to the church office to the attention of the financial secretary.

Save Those Box Tops & Labels PDF Print E-mail

They are valuable to Red Bird Mission and Clinic in Kentucky, a special ministry of the United Methodist Church, serving four counties in the isolated rural distressed Appalachian Mountains. Place your boxtops and labels in the marked cupboard in the back of the Sanctuary. Please note that we must have the UPC code attached to the labels to receive the points.


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