Potsdam United Methodist Church
Where we let Jesus shine! Where we invite, love and nurture ALL!
Sunday Worship
11:00am Service
12:00pm Fellowship
Pastor Rev. Brooke Newell
Secretary Betsy Baker


Bible Study, 4:00-5:00 pm, Wednesdays, Starting September 5 - October 10, 2018.

Graveside service for Norma Thomas, September 8, 2018, 10:00 am.

SOAR Meetings, Mondays, September 10, 17 & 24, 9:30am-noon, in Sanctuary.

Trustees will meet, September 10, 2018, 6:00 pm.

Friday, September 14, 3:00 pm, Missions Team Meets.

Saturday, September 15, Cherry'O's meet, 8:00 am.

Church Council meets, September 19, 2018, 7:00 pm.

Hosting our Bishop, September 30, 2018, 4:00-6:00 pm.

Upcoming Bazaar and Baked Potato Dinner - Bazaar date will be October 5, 2018 from 11am-7pm. Baked goods table, Fine and Fancy table along with Holiday items. Jewelry and RADA. Please have items for the Fine and Fancy at church starting on September 30th up until October 2nd. Make sure the items you bring are clean, no chips, no plastic dishes. Baked goods, please bring on Friday morning as someone will be there at 9am so we have time to mark before opening. Any questions, please call Chris Thomas at 315-265-3112 or see her at church on Sunday. Many thanks in advance!

Every Friday, the neighborhood churches provide free lunch at First Presbyterian Church at noon. Helpers needed. Sign up on the clipboard on the fellowship hall piano.

We encourage donations to the "Cathy Frick Scholarship Fund", established by John and Christine Bruce to give graduating seniors a monetary award. (Please make checks payable to Potsdam UMC and write "Frick Scholarship" in the memo line.)

Nursery Care is available immediately following announcements, for infants through kindergarten age.

The Upper New York Conference announces "Growing with God," an eight-session program designed to offer participants a deeper relationship with God. Each session is $45. Dates are Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, April 14 and May 12, from 10 am to 3 pm, lunch included. Locations are Liverpool UMC, Rush UMC or Saratoga UMC. Copies of the registration form are on the piano in Fellowship Hall. For more information call Nancy Dibelius, 518-369-9147.

Upper Rooms (including large print) are available in the narthex. If possible, leave a dollar to help defray expenses, but please don't let lack of a dollar keep you from taking a copy of the magazine.

In the event of a weather-related or other emergency worship service cancellation, please find information on TV Channel 7 or 5, radio stations 99.3 or NCPR or the church's Facebook page.

Prayer Box: There is a confidential prayer box in the prayer room at the back of the sanctuary. You may leave your prayers anonymously if you like.

The church office is open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 am - noon

Reminder Bulletins for the upcoming Sunday are prepared, printed, and copied on THURSDAY MORNING. Please have items for the bulletin in the church office by WEDNESDAY at the latest

Sunday School workers needed; Chancel Choir and Men's Choir members needed

The list of greeters, welcome booth hosts, and fellowship time hosts is on the bulletin board in Fellowship Hall. The sound team sign-up sheet is on the same bulletin board. We welcome new recruits in all these areas of ministry. Please call the church office at 265-7474. You can also view greeter, fellowship and welcome booth hosts schedule below in Other Calendars

Other Calendars

Leadership and service schedules