UMW Corner

The Grand Rapids District UMW is off and running with their new leadership. The March 11, 2017 Spring Fling was held at Cedar Springs UMC in Cedar Springs, Michigan. In 2019, UMW will celebrate 150 years as an organized group within the United Methodist Church. Local Pastors are also members of their UMW Unit. On April 1, UMW members will gather in East Lansing, Michigan for “Keep Making Peace Day.”…Keep Reading

HUMC Paper Recycling Cancelled

The Holton Recycling Center has been closed. Therefore, the Holton United Methodist Church will no longer be recycling bulletins and paper. If there is someone in the congregation who would like to volunteer to take HUMC’s paper recycling to the Fremont Recycling Center, please contact Lori at the church office at 821-2323.

Young At Heart Group Resumes in May

The Young at Heart group will have a Ham Dinner Potluck and Sharon Hayes will be playing her accordion with a sing-along on Tuesday, May 9 at 12:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Please bring your own table service, beverage and dish to pass. There are a few things we would like to try that will make meal preparation and clean up easier. If everyone would bring their own table…Keep Reading

Tipping Point DVD Series

Chris and Susan Thompsen will be hosting a six-week DVD series entitled “Tipping Point” by Pastor Jimmy Evans. Tipping Point is an in-depth look at the End Times. If you are interested in attending this series, please join us in the Youth room on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 8:00 PM beginning April 17.

Kids Camps Summer 2017

Please contact Cathy VanTreese at 821-0025 for a brochure and if you would like to register kids for summer camp. Registrations are due by May 1.

Volunteers Needed to Lead VBS

Please contact Pastor Jerry Selleck if you would be interested in being a leader for Vacation Bible School, summer 2017. This ministry is vital for the education of our youth and the future of Holton United Methodist

Faith and Friendship Women’s Groups

Claudia Selleck’s Faith and Friendship group will meet on Wednesdays from 1:00 to 2:30 PM and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, at the Church, in the Sr. High room. Child care will be provided for Thursday evenings. The groups will continue to meet through May 11. All women of the church are invited to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Claudia at 821-0374.

HCC April Food Donation

The Holton Community Center asks all churches in the Holton Area to donate particular foods for the food pantry each month. Holton United Methodist Church is asked to donate the following for each month: January Toiletries February Saltine Crackers March Hamburger Helper April Store-bought Jelly/Jam May Cereal June Canned Veggies July Canned Chicken August Boxed Macaroni and Cheese September Condiments October Peanut Butter November Canned Tomato Products December Canned Tuna…Keep Reading

March Volunteers

GREETERS 9:00 AM Service                                                                10:45 AM Service 3/5 Paulette LaMie                                                           Judy Schooley 3/12 Cathy Olsen                                                               Loren and Judi Schultz 3/19 Charlene Hollowell                                                  Mick and Marlene Noble 3/26 Kirk and Amy Younts                                             Martin and Linda Holzschuh Please contact Marie Hawk at 821-2618 if you would like to volunteer as a greeter. USHERS MONTHLY 9:00 AM Service                                          10:45 AM Service Tom and Dana LaMadline                                              Ron Vanderboegh and…Keep Reading

Program Team Minutes

Program Team Holton United Methodist Church February 21st, 2017 Present: Rosemary Johnson, Jim Eskew, Deb Eskew, Carole Vandenberg, Paulette LaMie, Tom LaMadline, Dana LaMadline, Art Stevens, Pastor Jerry Selleck. Attending: Claudia Selleck Absent: Stacy Wright, Mick Noble, Bruce Zerlaut -Pastor opened with Prayer -Discussion of good things in the Church: Decolores weekend, beauty of the grounds, prayer garden use. -Remaining Nov. minutes up for approval. Paulette moved for approval. Deb…Keep Reading

umw corner

The UMW Grand Rapids District is ready to serve the UMW Women with brand new leadership. We will be electing a new president and others on the team. First on this year’s agenda is the Spring Fling 2017. This event will be held at Cedar Springs UMC on Saturday March 11, 2017 at 9:30 AM. The event will feature two speakers first will be Jody Pratt from Middleville UMC. She…Keep Reading

Leader Volunteers Needed ASAP

Please contact Pastor Jerry if you would be interested in leading Vacation Bible School summer of 2017. In addition, a volunteer is needed to coordinate Family Camp. Family Camp has been reserved for August 9-13, 2017 at Albright Camp in Reed City, Michigan.