Rummage Sale, September 30 & October 1, 2016

On September 20, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

rummage-sale-2016The Fall Rummage Sale at the Minetto United Methodist Church will be Friday, September 30, 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., and Saturday, October 1, 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Saturday will be $4 Bag Day – all you can put in a paper grocery bag for one low price. There will also be a bake sale and luncheon on Friday featuring our popular homemade soups and a variety of made-to-order sandwiches. Questions about the event will be answered by Sheila Seeley at 297-4712.

The church is also offering for sale its Minetto Village Christmas Ornament Series to raise funds for several building maintenance projects. The available ornaments are: 2013 Minetto United Methodist Church, 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, 2015 the Minetto Bridge over the Oswego River, and 2016 Minetto Town Hall. 

A collection shed is available in the parking lot at the back of the church for usable clothing items that can be recycled. Acceptable items include: all clothing, shoes, sneakers, purses, blankets, sheets, pillowcases, drapes, and stuffed toys. Please do not deposit other items because they are a disposal expense to the church.

The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto. Its physical address for GPS purposes is 2433 County Route 8, Oswego, NY 13126. The mailing address is PO Box 217, Minetto, NY 13115.

 

Free Dinner, Sunday, April 24, 2016

On April 6, 2016, in Events, by MUMC
Chicken & Biscuits

Chicken & Biscuits

The Minetto United Methodist Church will host a free dinner on Sunday, April 24, serving from 4:30 to 6:30 P.M. The menu will be chicken and biscuit, potatoes, and vegetable. Donations are not expected but will be accepted.

A collection shed is available in the parking lot at the back of the church for usable clothing items that can be recycled. Acceptable items include: all clothing, shoes, sneakers, purses, blankets, sheets, pillowcases, drapes, and stuffed toys.

The church is offering for sale its Minetto Village Christmas Ornament Series to raise funds for several building maintenance projects. The available ornaments are: 2013 Minetto United Methodist Church, 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, and 2015 the Minetto Bridge over the Oswego River. Call 343-9692 for information.

The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto. Its physical address for GPS purposes is 2433 County Route 8, Oswego, NY 13126. The mailing address is PO Box 217, Minetto, NY 13115.

 

Chicken BBQ, Saturday, April 2, 2016

On March 23, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

Chicken BBQ, Saturday, April 2, 2016

Pickup Noon to 3:00

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The United Methodist Men of our church will hold a chicken BBQ on Saturday, April 2, to raise funds for our Harold & Mildred Clark Memorial Camping & Scholarship Fund. This fund provides scholarships to high school graduates and assists young people going to summer camp.

The chicken will again be cooked by Gibby Thompson. Folks who bought the dinners the past two years, raved about how good the chicken tasted.

We invite members of the parish to enjoy the fellowship of the activity by assisting with the tasks listed below. Let Vern Tryon know how you would like to be involved. [343-9692 or 529-0120 or Vernon@Tryon.com]

  1. Buy tickets, $9 each, includes 1/2 chicken, salt potatoes, corn, roll & butter, & dessert.
  2. Put up posters where you travel. They are on the counter near the water fountain or click here to print copies.
  3. Take some tickets from Vern Tryon to sell to your family, friends, & neighbors.
  4. Bake brownies to be cut into 3″ squares. Needed by 9 A.M. on Saturday, April 2.
  5. Loan 6 large coolers, need to be brought to church by April 1.
  6. Need 2 volunteers, one with truck or van, who can lift heavy cartons & coolers, from about 8 A.M. to Noon on April 2.
  7. 2 volunteers to cook salt potatoes and corn on Saturday morning, April 2.
  8. 2 volunteers to bag rolls and brownies at 9 A.M. on Saturday morning.
  9. 3 volunteers to wait on customers, 11:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. on Saturday.
  10. 2 or 3 volunteers to help with cleanup, around 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. on Saturday.
 

Free Dinner, Sunday, March 20, 2016

On March 4, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

Roast pork, rice, vegetableThe Minetto United Methodist Church will host a free dinner on Sunday, March 20, serving from 4:30 to 6:30 P.M. The menu will be roast pork, rice, gravy, vegetable, and bread. Donations are not expected but will be accepted.

The church is offering for sale its Minetto Village Christmas Ornament Series to raise funds for several building maintenance projects. The available ornaments are: 2013 Minetto United Methodist Church, 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, and 2015 the Minetto Bridge over the Oswego River. Call 343-9692 for information.

The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto. For more information about programs and services call 343-3465.

 

Benefit Dinner, Sunday, March 13, 2016

On February 21, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

The church will host a benefit spaghetti dinner on Sunday, March 13, 2016, serving from Noon to 4:00 P.M. All proceeds will assist the Jeff Fellows family during his cancer treatments.

Spaghetti, meatballs, salad

Dinners served in our dining room or available for takeout will include spaghetti, meatballs, tossed salad, Italian bread & butter, ice cream sundaes, and beverages. Tickets are $9 and may be purchased in advance or at the door. Call 343-9692 to order tickets.

Our building is fully accessible to all and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8 in the village of Minetto.

If you can help publicize the dinner, click here for a copy of the poster, and Thank You.

 

Free Dinner, Sunday, February 28, 2016

On February 12, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

Meat loaf, mashed potatoes, veg.The Minetto United Methodist Church will host a free dinner on Sunday, February 28, serving from 4:30 to 6:30 P.M. The menu will be meatloaf, mashed potatoes, vegetable, and bread. Donations are not expected but will be accepted.

The church is offering for sale its Minetto Village Christmas Ornament Series to raise funds for several building maintenance projects. The available ornaments are: 2013 Minetto United Methodist Church, 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, and 2015 the Minetto Bridge over the Oswego River. Call 343-9692 for information.

The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto. For more information about programs and services call 343-3465.

 

 

Monk, PunkThe Mardi Gras is back at the Minetto United Methodist Church! Once again the church will host an evening of fun and entertainment prior to the start of Lent. This year’s event is set for 7 pm on Friday, Feb. 5.

Rick Sivers will be Master of Ceremonies and bring to the evening his hilarious brand of storytelling and jokes that will keep the laughs coming. Entertainment will include the Sounds of Brass who will play several sets of music throughout the evening, and there will be a special appearance by Brother Harmonious. Brother Harmonious, the oft drunken monk, will tell some of the secrets of life in the monastery and reveal the monk’s new mission to save the earth. Sivers has been performing Brother Harmonious for over 15 years across the state including two fully staged productions of the unhappy monk for the Oswego Players.

Reservations can be made by signing up at the Minetto United Methodist Church or by calling the church at 343-3465. There will be an $8 admission charge for the entertainment and an intermission dessert buffet. The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto.

 

Free Dinner, Sunday, January 24, 2016

On January 16, 2016, in Events, by MUMC

Chicken & Mashed PotatoesThe Minetto United Methodist Church will host a free dinner on Sunday, January 24, serving from 4:30 to 6:30 P.M. The menu will be baked chicken, mashed potatoes, vegetable, and bread. Donations are not expected but will be accepted.

The church is offering for sale its Minetto Village Christmas Ornament Series to raise funds for several building maintenance projects. The available ornaments are: 2013 Minetto United Methodist Church, 2014 Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, and 2015 the Minetto Bridge over the Oswego River. Call 343-9692 for information.

The building is fully accessible and is located at the corner of State Route 48 and County Route 8, one block south of the Stewarts Shop, midway between Oswego and Fulton, in the village of Minetto. For more information about programs and services call 343-3465.

 

 

 

 

Christmas Eve Services

On December 21, 2015, in Events, by MUMC

Nativity Scene

Christmas Eve Services, Thursday, December 24, 2015

5:00 P.M. – Barn Service, Greco Family Farm, 297 West Fifth Street Road, Oswego

8:00 P.M. – Candlelight Communion Service in the sanctuary, Minetto United Methodist Church, 2433 County Route 8, Oswego

 

Job Posting for Church Secretary

On December 21, 2015, in Events, by MUMC

JOB SUMMARY

Provides administrative support to the pastor and the church to meet the Church’s mission: Loving God. Growing Together. Serving the World. Provides ongoing communication between the church and the community. Follows all church policies and procedures.

Typical work schedule is weekdays, Monday through Thursday (16 hours)

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Computer skills and experience in clerical/secretarial position required
  • Must exhibit good judgment and a high degree of confidentiality
  • Must be able to work with others in a warm, non-judgmental, courteous manner, have professional behavior and be a positive role model
  • Must be organized, have good communication skills with ability to follow oral and written directions and able to exercise independent thinking and judgment
  • Must have acceptable physical and mental health to carry out the responsibilities of the position including bending, stooping and stocking shelves
  • Follows Church’s Safe Sanctuaries policy

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Positive screening review including background check
  • Education level: high school diploma or equivalent

Please note: Due to confidentiality for people seeking counseling from the pastor, the secretary cannot be a member of or regularly attending worship at Minetto United Methodist Church.

For an application or if have any questions, please contact Debbie Daby, Chairperson, Staff/Pastor-Parish Relations Committee – leave message at Church Office (343-3465) or ddaby@twcny.rr.com