Call the church office @ 330.239.2396 to inquire of our many current church events, programs and mission work. iAlerts: Check the following media for church activity cancellations due to weather: wkyc.com, wtam.com, wgar.com, wviz.com, or wmms.com

October 2018 Events:

4th-Bible Study @ 10:00
7th- World Communion /
Church World Service CROP Walk @ Medina Gazebo @ 1:30
8th-Community Bible Study @ Medina Library @ Highland @ 6:30
11th-Bible Study @ 10:00
13th-Cider Making at Adult Fellowship @ 2:00
15th-Community Bible Study @ Medina Library @ Highland @ 6:30
18th-Bible Study @ 10:00
22nd-Community Bible Study @ Medina Library @ Highland @ 6:30
25th-Bible Study @ 10:00
28th- Fall Festival/Trunk or Treat @ 3:00 – 5:00
29th-Community Bible Study @ Medina Library @ Highland @ 6:30

November 2018 Events:

1st-” The Story” Bible Study @ 10:00
4th-All Saints Sunday @ 8:30 & 10:45 Services
6th- SPR Team meeting @ 7:00-8:00
7th-Bible Study @ Remsen church @ 7:00-8:30
8th-“The Story” Bible Study @ 10:00
10th- Granger UMW Annual Craft Bazaar, Silent Auction Basket, Cranberry Relish, Candy & Bake Sale @ 9:00-2:00
11th- Charge Conference @ Medina UMC @ 4:00
13th & 14th- Mission trip to the Risen Son in Kentucky, drop off items by Nov. 4th.
14th-Bible Study @ Remsen church @ 7:00-8:30
15th-“The Story” Bible Study @ 10:00
19th-Community Thanksgiving Service @ 7:00 @ Sharon UMC
21st-Bible Study @ Remsen church @ 7:00-8:30
25th-United Methodist Student Special Offering
25thOPEN-M Christmas Baskets (210 boxes of saltine crackers) are due.
28thPoinsettias order is due.
29th-Bible Study @ Remsen church @ 7:00-8:30

December 2018 Events:

1st-Adult Fellowship @ GUMC @ 6:30
2nd-1st Sunday in Advent / Communion
3rd- Boy Scout Troop 511 meeting
4th- Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting
5th- Bells @ 6:00 & Choir @ 7:00 for the next 3 weeks
6th-Women’s Study @ 10:00 / UMW Christmas Dinner & end of year meeting @ GUMC @ 6:30
8th- 14th Annual Christmas Cookie Sale @ 9:00-11:00
9th- 2nd Sunday in Advent
11th- Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting
13th-Women’s Study @ 10:00
14th-Bible Study @ Remsen church @ 7:00-8:30
15th-” Simply Christmas”, for kids infant through 5th grade @ 12:00-4:00, register @ www.vbspro.events/p/simplychristmas.com
15th- Salvation Army Bell Ringing @ Bueller’s River Styx @ 9:00-8:00-see Jim Evans
16th- 3rd Sunday in Advent / All Church Christmas Caroling @ 2:00
18th-Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting
22nd-Kid’s Christmas Program Rehearsal @ 11:00
23rd-4th Sunday in Advent / Kids’ Christmas Program during Worship II @ 10:45
24th- Christmas Eve Services @ 5:00-Family Service, 7:00-Family Candlelight Service & 11:00-Candlelight Service with Communion
25th- Merry Christmas !
31st-Adult Fellowship New Year’s Eve gathering @ 5:oo

January 2019 Events:

Spiritual decluttering: A fresh start for a New Year:  http://www.umc.org/what-we-believe/spiritual-decluttering-a-fresh-start-for-a-new-year

1st-Happy New Year!
2nd-Bells @ 6:00 and Choir @ 7:00 every Wednesday this month
3rd-Women’s Study @ 10:00
6th-Church Communion
6th- Youth Meeting @ 6:00 every Sunday this month.
7th-Boy Scout Troop 511 meeting every Monday this month.
8th-Bible Study with Rev. Bruce @ Highland Branch Library @ 6:30
8th Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting every Tuesday this month.
8th & 10th-SPR Team meeting@7:00
10th-Women’s Study @ 10:00
12th- Red Cross Blood Drive at Granger @ 10:00-2:00
13th- Youth Mission Trip fund raiser -Sub ordering begins
15th-Bible Study with Rev. Bruce @ Highland Branch Library @ 6:30
15th-SPR Team meeting @ 7:00
16th-Finance meeting @ 3:00
17th-Women’s Study @ 10:00
18th- OPEN-M Mt. of Food Distribution
19th-UMW Breakfast & Meeting @ 9:00
20th-Human Relations Special Offering, Youth Mission Trip Sub Sale
22nd-Bible Study with Rev. Bruce @ Highland Branch Library @ 6:30
24th-Women’s Study @ 10:00
26th-Genesis @ 7:00
29th-Admin. Board meeting @ 7:00
31st-Endowment Fund request deadline.

February 2019 Events:

2nd-Youth Mission Trip Sub Prep @ 10:00
3rd- Communion / SOUPer Bowl  Soup / Super Bowl Sub Sale
4th-Bazaar Crafts @ 9:00, Boy Scout Troop 511 meeting every Monday this month
5th-Memorial Committee @ 3:00, Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting every Tuesday this month.
6th-Bells @ 6:00 & Choir @ 7:oo every Wednesday this month.
7th-Women’s Study @ 10:00 every Thursday this month.
10th-Boy Scout Troop 511  Sunday @ Valentines Day Bake Sale
18th-President’s Day Office Closed
15th-OPEN-M Mt. of Food Dist.
23rd-Genesis @ 7:00

March 2019 Events:

1st-World Day of Prayer
2nd-Adult Fellowship Square Dancing @ 7:00 pm.
3rd-Youth Meeting @ 6:00 pm
4th-Bazaar Crafts @ 9:00 am
4th-Boy Scout Troop 511 meeting every Monday this month
5th-Cub Scout Pack 3512 meeting every Tuesday this month
6th-Ash Wednesday Dinner @ 5:45-6:45 pm. dinner by our youth then Service @ 7:00
9th- Turn clocks ahead before bed
10th-1st Sunday in Lent worship @ 8:30 & 10:45 / Cub Scouts Pack 3512 Pine Wood Derby @ 2:00 pm.  Youth Meeting @ 6:00 pm.
11th- Operations Homes (all week), 9:00 Bazaar Crafts, 7:00 Boy Scouts 511
12th- Cubs Scouts Pack 3512 6:30
13th-Bells @ 6:00 & Choir @ 7:00 every Wednesday this month
15th-OPEN-M Mt. of Food Dist.
17th- 2nd Sunday in Lent Worship @ 8:30 & 10:45 then stay for a light lunch & a conversation with Mark McDaniel on “Culture of Life”. Youth Meeting @ 6:00 pm.
23rd-Genesis @ 7:00
24th- 3rd Sunday in Lent- UMCOR Special Offering, Worship @ 8:30 & 10:45 with a Lenten Lunch by our Mission Outreach Team. Youth Meeting @ 6:00 pm
26th-Admin. Board @ 7:00
30th- Youth Game Night @ 6:00
31st-4th Sunday in Lent-UMCOR Special Offering, Worship @ 8:30 & 10:45

April 2019 Events:

7th-5th Sunday in Lent, Worship @ 8:30 & 10:45, Empty Bowls Project Event during Sunday School & after 2nd service.  Cub Scout Comm. meeting @ 7:00
8th-Boy Scouts Troop 511 @ 7:00
9th Cub Scouts Troop 3512 @ 6:30
10th- Bells @ 6:00, Choir @ 7:00, Men’s LIFE @ 7:00, Remsen Bible Study @ 7:00
13th-UMW Breakfast & Meeting @ 9:00; Genesis @ Hummels at 7:00
14th-Palm Sunday- Easter Egg Hunt after Worship 2, Worship @ 8:30 & 10:45. Sunday school @ 9:30
15th- Bazaar Crafts @ 9:oo; Boy Scouts 511@ 7:00
16th- Cub Scouts 3512 @ 6:30
17th- Bells @ 6:00, No Choir, Men’s LIFE @ 7:00 & Remsen Bible Study @ 7:00
18th- Maundy Thursday Service @ 7:00pm
19th- Good Friday-Reflection & Quiet Reflection & Communion @ Noon-3:00pm.
21st-Easter Sunday SonRise Service @ Fairview Cemetery @ 7:30 am, Pancake Breakfast 8:15-9:30 am in the fellowship hall; Easter Worship Service & Junior Church @ 10:45 am.
23rd-Church World Service Card Maker’s gathering @ The Walton’s at 10:00;  Serving Lunch at OPEN-M
27th- Empty Bowls Event & Meal @ 4:30-7:00, proceeds (Bowls-$5.00, Dinner-$5.00) will be donated to Feeding Medina County.
29th- Church World Service Card Maker’s gathering @ The Walton’s at 10:00; Project HOMES -all week; Veterans are needed to march in the Memorial Day parades @ Granger, Hinckley and Sharon contact TSgt Rex Parker.
30th-Cubs Troop 3512 @ 6:30; Project HOMES

May 2019 Events:

1st- Bells @ 6:00; Choir, Mens LIFE & Remsen Bible Study @ 7:00, Project HOMES
2nd-Project HOMES
3rd-ProjectHOMES
4th-Adult Fellowship @ 7:00, Project HOMES
5th-UMW Sunday/Ben Lewis, guest speaker from Flat Rock/Special offering for Flat Rock, Worship Services 8:30 & 10:45 with Jr. Church, Sunday School @ 9:30; All Church Breakfast @ 9:30-10:15; Youth meeting /dinner @ 4:00; Cubs Cmte. Mtg ; Project HOMES
6th- Scouts Troop 511 @ 7:00
7th-Cubs Troop 3512 @ 6:30
8th- Bells @ 6:00; Choir & Men’s LIFE @ 7:00
10th-Scouts Troop 511 @ 6:00
11th-All Church Work Day @ 9:00-12:00
12th- Mother’s Day: Team S.H.A.R.O.N.’s American Cancer Society Bake & Luminary Sale contact Ellen Codding; No Youth Meeting
13th-Boy Scouts Troop 511 @ 7:00
14th-Cubs Scouts Troop 3512 @ 6:30
15th- Bells @ 6:00; CHOIR, Men’s LIFE, Remsen Study @ 7:00
17th-OPEN-M meeting Food Dist.
19th-Worship 1 @ 8:30, Sunday School @ 9:30, Worship 2 @ 10:45, Youth meeting @ 5:00
20th-Bazaar Crafts @ 9:00, Boy Scouts 511 & Finance @ 7:00
21st-Cub Scouts 3512 @ 6:30
22nd- Chancel & Bell Choir Picnic at GUMC Pavilion @ 6:00
23rd- Men’s LIFE & Remsen Study @ 7:00
26th- Memorial Sunday, last 2 service Sunday @ 8:30 & 10:45; Final Sunday School @ 9:30; End of year Youth Picnic @ 5:00.
29th- Cub Scouts troop 3512 @ 6:00; Men’s LIFE @ 7:00

June 2019 Events:

1st-Annual Adult Fellowship “Steak Fry” @ 6:00.
2nd-Summer Worship begins with a single service @ 9:30; Mr. Mark McDaniel’s session on improving “Church Culture”, all may attend starts @ 10:45.
7th, 8th & 9th YAC Youth Annual Conference @ Lakeside
10th-13th East Ohio Annual Conference @ Lakeside
16th-Father’s Day / Peace with Justice Special Offering
16th-21st-Youth Mission Trip to Charleston, WV
17th – 23rd HOMES
19th OPEN-M Lunch
21st-Cleveland Indans vs. Detroit Tigers @ Bus will leave at 5:30 pm sharp, contact Bert Gifford for tickets; Mt. of Food Dist @ OPEN-M
25th- Admin Board @ 7:00

July 2019 Events:

10th- Men’s LIFE @ 7:00
11th -Stitch in room 102 @ 10-11:30; UMW to Dragon Fly Tea Rm. @ Canal Fulton
13th –   UMW Breakfast & Meeting @ 9:00; Relay for Life @ Wadsworth Memorial  Park , 274 Grandview Ave. @ 1:00.
14th- Worship @ Mugrage Park @ 8:30, GUMC Worship @ 9:30, VBS Volunteers meeting after worship in room 102.
19th- Mt. of Food Distribution @ OPEN-M
20th-Set up for VBS contact Rebecca Duke.
21st-25th-Vacation Bible School @ 5:30-8:00. Help is needed contact Rebecca Duke
27th- Genesis @ GUMC contact Lori Silva
28th- Native American Ministry Special Offering @ 9:30 Worship.