The United Methodist Women met Thursday, November 9 with nine members, Pastor Matt and Scott Gallagher enjoying a delicious cuisine by Martha Conrad and Carol Lawless.
Our church filled 94 Samaritanís Purse Shoe Boxes which will be distributed for the Christmas Ministry. Pastor Matt gave a special blessing during church before shipping.
The December Blood Drive will be at the Coshocton Emmanuel Lutheran Church on December 12. Our commitment is to provide 15 dozen cookies and four workers.
Unit business: contribute $100.00 to the Coshocton County Christmas Castle for 2017 and buy for one child on the Christmas Giving Tree.
Shea Bieber led the group in our Pledge to Mission Service. Excerpts were read from Response magazines noting special UMW projects throughout the world. The UMW goal is to help men, women and children all over the world.
The next meeting will be December 14 with guest speaker Judy Elliott. The officers will provide the luncheon. As always, women of the church are always welcome for a time of fellowship and a delicious luncheon.
As a reminder, cutlery items are available through the UMW for that special cook on your list. They make nice gifts. Cards are available in the card rack.