2017 Youth Missions Charity Golf Outing Plymouth United Church of Christ
Saturday, August 26 2017
Farmington Hills Golf Club – 37777 W. 11 Mile Ct. – Farmington Hills, MI
7 a.m. registration/8 a.m. Shotgun start
Annual Youth Mission Charity Golf Outing. Refreshments (light lunch AND reception dinner), prizes and gifts!
All golfers (beginners too!) please plan to join us for food, fun and fellowship. Because proceeds will go to our Youth Mission, sponsors and donors are strongly encourage to support this event.
There is also a golf practice/instruction outing in June at a local driving range. This will give golfers (beginner too) a chance to “warm up” before the August event. Further details to follow.
RAIN CANCELLATION: Call the Farmington Hills Golf Club (248-476-5910) if it rains the night before or in the morning of and ask if the event is cancelled. No credits/rain checks for golf fees issued due to wet conditions, unless the Farmington Hills Golf Club officially closes the course.
Farmer’s Market – August 27 – after the 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. worship services.
Come and buy a bag, for $4, $7 and $10 and fill up with fresh fruit and vegetables!
Wednesday Noon Worship Service
Rev Dr. Nicholas Hood III Preaching
Request for Mentors – PUCC & Plymouth Educational Center Mentoring Programs
Two new mentoring programs for our local youth. One programs will support young members of our church (6th-12th grades). The other will support students attending Plymouth Educational Center (K-12th grades). Both young men and women will be encouraged to become mentees under these new programs.
We are currently seeking mentors for the programs. A mentors’ meeting will be held on Saturday, August 19 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. For more information, contact Tony Poole (email@example.com) or Franklin Wilkerson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Summer Sunday School Volunteers Needed
PUCC Sunday School is looking for volunteer teachers to teach at least one Sunday during the months of July and August. Please contact Victoria Barnes @ 313-303-8076
Drivers – Transportation Ministry
Four additional drivers are needed to help with the Transportation Ministry. No special drivers license needed. If you interested, please contact Clifford Rockefeller @ 248-796-2732.
Volunteers are needed to help in the church office. If you are interested, please call Regina Yopp @ 313-831-2460.
Celebration of Life Committee
Volunteers are needed to help service meals after funerals for the family and friends of the deceased. There are no regularly scheduled meetings. If you are interested, please call LaTasha Washington at 313-522-7776
Plymouth United Church of Christ Travel Ministry
China|First Congregational Church of Atlanta|Guatemala
- TRAVEL to CHINA
There are still seats available for travel with Plymouth UCC to China with stops in Beijing, The Yangtze and Shanghai.
Travel dates: September 13-30 2017.
If you are interested please contact: Deierdre Weir @ 313-613-3112
Celebrating its 150th anniversary (under the leadership of Rev. Dr. Dwight Andrews) the weekend of October 13, 2017.
PUCC choirs and members have been invited to join the celebration. First Congregational has reserved a block of rooms at the Sheraton in Atlanta. Per night room rates are $129 for a single or double room, $139 triple and $149 for a quad.
Contact Deierdre Weir @ 313-613-3112 or email@example.com
Reservations must be made by September 13, 2017 @ 5 p.m.
- TRAVEL TO GUATEMALA
The PUCC Travel Ministry has been invited to join Craig Orr on an eight(8)-day mission observation and tourist trip to Guatemala to see the work of Friends of FORMA. Friends of FORMA is a U.S. based nonprofit co-founded by Craig Orr.
The organization provides educational and nutritional assistance to indigenous youth and children in impoverished rural areas in the highlands of Guatemala. There will also be a two-day trip to Antigua.
The trip begins January 17-24, 2018. Cost is $1,550 per person. Includes round-trip airfare, ground transportation, hotels, most meals, and guided tours in both the Solola Lake Atitlan region and Antigua. The trip is limited to 12 persons. A deposit of $250.00 is required no later than Friday, July 14, 2017.
This is an unique travel opportunity in which you will experience Mayan culture and the breath-taking sights of the Lake Atitlan region and Antigua.
PUCC Cub Scout Pack
Join the Pack at PUCC, Pack 600 starting with Cub Scouts. This will be a year-round program for first graders (or boys at least 6 years of age) to fifth graders (or boys at least 10 years of age), uniquely designed to meet the needs of young boys and their parents. The program offers fun and challenging activities that promote character development and physical fitness.
Service projects, ceremonies, games and other activities guide boys through the core values and give them a sense of personal achievement. Through positive peer group interaction and parental guidance, boys also learn honesty, bravery and respect.
If you would like your son, nephew or anyone you think that would be interested, please contact Redic B. Grant, Cub Master at 313-701-5970 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Attention all parents: If you would like your child to serve as an Acolyte, please contact Sondra Williams @ 313-657-1836
Attention Plymouth UCC’s Members & Friends:
If you have any unused instruments, please consider donating them to Plymouth Education Center’s band. Any questions or concerns please contact Camille Bailey at 313-831-5766