Pine Grove Happenings 5/31/2021

Sunday,  May 30th Joys:
Welcome Jeff & Michelle Baucom who were married here on May 22nd!
Praise God for this week as we made it through two funerals,
Lorene Scott and Lovenia Burleson.
I am thankful so much for our Pastor and all that he does for all of us.
It is a joy to look around and see all these young faces here today.

Prayer Concerns:  
Family of Lorene Scott
Family of Loveina Burleson
Sean Maynard – Diagnosis of stage 3 and stage 4 Melanoma (removed), but one had spread to his lungs. He started IV and oral chemotherapy, but has also experienced some kidney failure.
Families of all those in Service who have died protecting our country

This Week:
Monday, May 31    **Memorial Day**
                                       6:30 pm    NO Boy Scout Meeting
                                       6:30 pm   NO Choir Practice     
                                      Application deadlinefor Hinson Endowment Scholarship Forms to be completed and returned to the church**

Tuesday, June 1           7:00 pm    United Methodist Women (FH)

Wednesday, June 2      6:30 pm  VBS Planning Meeting (FH)*

Thursday, June 3          Leadership Reports Due to Makayla Hinson for next week’s Church Council Meeting.

Coming Soon:
Sunday, June 6            10:00 am Sunday School – Inside
                                       11:00 am  Worship Service along with Zoom & Facebook***

Monday, June 7    6:30 pm  Boy Scout Meeting
                                        6:30 pm  Choir Practice   

Tuesday, June 8            6:30 pm  Church Council Meeting Sanctuary

Wednesday, June 9       11:30 am  Young At Heart Luncheon

*VBS Kickoff is June 13!
We have a VBS Planning Meeting this week on Tuesday, June 2nd at 6:30 pm in Fellowship Hall.  We need many volunteers for various jobs for Vacation Bible School with the kickoff on Sunday, June 13 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM.  Please come or contact Makayla Hinson if you can help in any capacity or for more information.

**Hinson Endowment Scholarship Applications are now available!
Copies of the David Hinson Endowment Fund Letter and Scholarship Applications are available in the vestibule at church.
Application deadline for all awards to be completed and returned to the church is May 31, 2021.  Scholarship awards will be announced in late June or early July.  

***CovidTask Force Updates for MAY:
Covid Task Force met on May 5th and made some new recommendations. 
We will continue to meet in person for Sunday School from 10:00-10:45AM inside andSundays Worship at 11:00AM inside.
Services will also be available via Zoom & FaceBook.
We will start using Bulletinsagain so please pick one up to help you  participate in the service.

Every Week:
Join us for Daily Worship videos on Facebook- Monday through Friday:
Please join Pastor Ron for 5 minute of Daily Worship Monday through Friday on our Facebook page. They are available after 7:00 AM  each morning. Share and Like our page to get notifications.

If you know of someone in our church graduating this year please let the United Methodist Women know.  Anita Walker or Nancy A. Burleson are good contacts for this.

Retirement Party In Honor of Hugh (Buddy) Compton (past Pastor at Pine Grove).
You are all invited:
Sunday, June 6, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
2090 Buffalo Shoals Road, Catawba, NC
Hosted by Pisgah UMC
Call 828-461-8303 by 6/2/2021

Picture of Monte & Buddy Compton Link:

Please stay safe!

Nancy L. Burleson
Communications Coordinator