Vincent United Methodist Church
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Weekly News

Sunday Worship Service

Vincent United Methodist Church will gather for worship this Sunday morning, August 25, at 10:00 a.m. on Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost.  There will be special music by Barbara Simon.  Rev. LeDuc will share a children’s sermon and conclude the church’s summer sermon series with the message “Catch Your Breath in Times of Division.”  Every Sunday, nursery care and Church School for the children is available during the worship hour and a time of fellowship and refreshments follows the service in the Chapel.  The Sanctuary and Chapel are air-conditioned.

Rally Day – September 8

Rally Day will be Sunday, September 8 when the congregation re-gathers after the summer to begin a new church year.  The Chancel Choir will sing, the Sunday School teachers will be dedicated for their ministry, there will be a Blessing of the Children and their Backpacks for the new school year, and there will be a party for the children to kick off the Sunday School year with games, activities and refreshments.  Vincent Church’s Sunday School has classes for children from age 2 through grade 12 and meets during the worship hour each Sunday.  The curriculum being used is “Deep Blue” featuring Bible stories, a weekly DVD clip, games, crafts, and activities to help children “grow deeper in their faith.”  Children and their families are invited to come any Sunday or to call the Church Office for more information.

 “Pray and Color” Group

“Pray and Color” is a creative spiritual prayer group being led by Becky Olivo on Wednesday mornings from 9:15-10:15.  The study includes a time for sharing concerns amidst creative, spiritual and meditative coloring and prayer.  All are welcome.

Community School in Nutley

The Community School in Nutley is a non-profit, state certified early childhood education program that operates three centers in Nutley.  It is sponsored and supported by five Nutley churches.  A full day Early Childhood Center is housed at Vincent United Methodist Church at 100 Vincent Place (973-661-0789).  A half-day Preschool Program is held at St. Paul’s Congregational Church at 10 St. Paul’s Place (973-661-0788).  A full day Infant/Toddler Center is located at Grace Episcopal Church at 200 Highfield Lane (973-667-5446).  For 50 years, the Community School has been giving children a strong academic foundation in a safe and caring environment and has received a 4 star rating from Grow NJ Kids.  For more information, call or visit www.communityschoolnutleynj.com

Church Halls Available

Vincent Church has two large rooms available for use by groups and families.  Fellowship Hall is a 2500 square foot room with table seating for up to 135 people.  It is handicapped accessible and convenient to the parking lot.  It has a stage and is newly renovated.  Philhower Chapel is an elegant 1800 square foot room with table seating for up to 80 people.  These rooms can be used for children’s parties, showers, family dinners, christenings, holiday parties, recitals, and workshops.  For more information, contact the Church Office.

Vincent United Methodist Church is located at 100 Vincent Place (across from the library).  It is handicapped accessible from the north parking lot.  For more information, contact the Church Office at 973-667-5440 or visit the church website at www.vincentumc.org or on Facebook.  All are welcome.

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