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Sunday: March 1st  8:15/10:45 AM  Join us as we kick off our Lenten sermon series “The Upper Room” with this week’s message Footwashing Love.  We will hear from John 13:1-17 and celebrate Holy Communion at each service.  

Monthly Bible Reading Plans:  To kick off 2020, we are going to begin reading through the Psalms.  Here is the February calendar to help you read along each day! Click here!

RISE AGAINST HUNGER: We are excited to once again partner with this amazing organization, which wants to end world hunger by 2030, this March!  We are collecting monetary donations which will cover the cost of the meals which we will pack on March 7th.  The more $ we raise, the more meals we can pack!  Let’s make this our biggest year yet!  Contact our church office for more information.  

2nd Ave Food Pantry:  Our food pantry will be open the 3rd Friday each month from 11 AM until 3 PM.  Please bring your photo ID, a piece of mail with your name and current address on it and birth certificates for any children in the home.  Please plan on arriving early as we have been running out of food prior to 3 PM.

The ROCK: Reaching Out to Community Kids meets every Wednesday during the school year, through a TBA date in May.  All kids PreK (must be potty-trained) through 12th grade are invited.  A home cooked meal is served, there are arts & crafts, games, gym time, small groups and more!  4:30-7 PM (Kids in 7th-12th grade will take a bus to the Refuge at Transformation Church following their dinner time and bring the bus back following the conclusion of the Refuge.)

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 Monthly Free Soup & Sandwich Lunches     Join us the 3rd Saturday each month for a free soup & sandwich lunch (includes dessert!) and great time of fellowship  11:30 AM- 1 PM, open to all!   Upcoming dates: December 21st, January 18th 

Did you know?? (Elevator and Wheel Chair Lift info)                                    Second Ave UMC has an elevator to take anyone in need of it up to the sanctuary level or the balcony level?  We also have wheel chair lifts to the social hall and gym.  In our sanctuary, we have spaces for wheelchairs as well.  Please contact us if you’d like to come take a look! 

 

Update your contact information with 2nd Ave UMC–fill out the below form and email it to 2ndaveumc@gmail.com or mail it to 2nd Ave UMC, 130 2nd Ave, Altoona PA 16602  Contact Information Form

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