Save the Date!

Fellowship Nights: – June 27th & July 11th at 6:30 PM here at the church–everyone is welcome!

VBS: – July 18-22 for kids age 4-5th grade 6-8 PM (volunteers are still needed!  Please reach out to Ashley to help

Rise Up Camp: – July 25-29 at Highland Park 9:30-noon for kids age 4-12

Block Party: – Saturday, August 13th


Tickets are for sale for our Taste of Italy dinner being held on Saturday, June 25th.  Tickets are $10; meal includes lasagna, stuffed shells, a meatball, garlic bread, salad & dessert.  You can stop in during office hours M-Thurs 7:30-12:30, or get them on Sundays before/after services.  If you’d like to sell any to friends/family/co-workers/etc., please stop and see me and we can arrange to get you some tickets to sell.

Next Sunday is also the final day to turn in blueberry order forms/payments.  Order forms are available here at the church or you can order via the link below and bring your payment to the church by 6/19.

Blueberry Order Form

Ashley is still looking for VBS volunteers!  VBS is held July 18-22 and we need at least 5 more volunteers to make this a successful event. Please contact her with any question or if you’d like to help out

Father’s Day

Next Sunday, June 19th, we will celebrate all the fathers here at 2nd Ave with treats and beverages in the Gathering Place from 9:15-10:30 AM; everyone is welcome to stop and have a treat!  

Praise Band

The 2nd Ave Praise Band is looking for musicians or singers who would like to share their talents and gifts at the 10:45 service—even if you’re only available one or two Sundays a month, your talents are needed! Please see Chris Ferguson or Jake Baskin or contact the church office.

Taste of Italy

Taste of Italy Dinner to benefit Second Ave UMC to help pay off the Elevator Loan. Tickets are $10/per person and the dinner is dine in only. The dinner will include Lasagna, Stuff Shells, Meatball, Garlic Bread, Salad, Dessert and Beverage. The dinner will be held on Saturday, June 25 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Tickets are on sale during normal office hours or they can be purchased on Sundays.

Food Pantry

We will be holding our monthly Food pantry tomorrow, May 27 from 11:00 am unit we run out of food. This is open to all Blair county residents, and you must have Photo ID. If more then one person in a car is asking for food, they must have their separate Photo ID.

During the Food Pantry our Children’s clothing ministry, The Hope Chest will be open.

New Office Hours

The church office will be closed on Friday, May 27th & Monday, May 30th. Beginning June 6, the office will be open Monday-Thursday. 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Jill will still be available by email Monday – Friday until 3:30 unless otherwise noted. Jill will also here on Sundays from about 7:30 AM until the conclusion of the 10:45 service, if there is something is needed and you can’t make it in Monday – Thursday. (Please note, during this time on Sundays, Jill won’t be answering phone calls or emails but she’ll be available for in person questions, etc.)

Marianna’s fundraiser

If you ordered hoagies or pizzas from the Marianna’s fundraiser (benefitting the ROCK for the 2022-23 session), they will be available to pick up on Friday, 5/20 at 6 PM. If you can’t make it, they will be in the refrigerator here at the church on Sunday. (The ROCK is not responsible for delivery or any orders not picked up.)