DONATE A TOY TO A CHILD WHO MIGHT OTHERWISE GO WITHOUT!
SHARE THE LOVE OF CHRIST WITH A LOCAL FAMILY IN NEED!
TO DONATE TOYS TO THIS YEAR’S TOY DRIVE…
Fill out and return this form ChristmasToyGiveaway2017 to the church office;
Attach a paper ornament to the Christmas tree display at the rear of the Sanctuary indicating the ages and genders of the children for whom you will be donating toys;
Purchase new toys in the price range of $10-$15 each;
Wrap your toys and attach tags that clearly indicate the ages and genders of the children for whom they will be most appropriate.
Bring your wrapped toys to the church by no later than Sunday, December 17.
We will distribute tickets for children’s toys to local families at our Community Christmas Party following worship on Sunday, December 10.
Participating families will be asked to identify their children’s ages and genders.
Toys will be distributed on Sunday, December 24 following the 10:30 a.m., 3:00 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. worship services.
It’s not too late to join us for a fun and enlightening week of peace making activities!
Thanks to a grant from the Cal-Pac UMC Justice and Compassion Essential Ministries Team, we can provide this day camp for free to our neighbors in Echo Park!
Sunday, March 12, 2017 1-7pm
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale) & Shakey’s Pizza Fundraiser
Gather at church to carpool between 1 and 1:30pm
Go to Forest Lawn Memorial Park (1712 S. Glendale Ave, Glendale, CA 91205)
2:00pm Showing of The Crucifixion We will experience the Hall of Crucifixion-Resurrection, where The Crucifixion, the largest painting in the world, is displayed along with a short film explaining its creation and arrival in California. FREE
2:30pm Next door, we will visit the “David Bowie and the Mexican Masters” photography exhibit in the museum and walk the Esplanade (great views!). FREE
3:30pm We will go on a famous grave site hunt (prizes!), followed by a walk in a labyrinth.
4:30pm Gather together and go to dinner at Shakey’s Pizza, 1133 S. Glendale Ave, Glendale, CA 91205. BRING MONEY
This is a fundraiser: from 5-8pm 25% of sales from EPUMC diners will be donated to the church!
Carpools return to church for family pickup at 7pm