United Methodist Women
In 2016 UMW donated to the Menard County Food Pantry, Menard Caring, Midwest Distribution Center, Leslie Bates Davis Home in East St. Louis, Cunningham Children’s Home in Urbana, IL, World Thank Offering, Sew & Sew’s, Salvation Army and Kumler Hospitality.
UMW also assembles Love Baskets to deliver on Valentine’s Day to home bound members and friends from the church and community, makes a quilt for a child who resides at the Cunningham Children’s Home, organizes funeral dinners, contributes towards the cost of church camp for church youth and adults and much more.
Here are the activities for the Petersburg United Methodist Women:
April 6 & 7 Spring Rummage Sale
May 1 Ladies day trip to Canton to shop and enjoy lunch
Sunday, May 6 Mother-Daughter-Friend Banquet
Friday, June 1 – Kitchen Cleaning Day – 8 a.m
Chair: Jan Freeman
8:00 am - Traditional Service
10:30 am - Trad./Contemporary
9:30 am - Summer Worship Only (through Sept. 2)
Thurs., Jan. 3 -- Trustees meet to hear Visionary Committee report, 6:30 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 6 -- Epiphany Sunday! Holy Communion served in both worship services, 8 & 10:30 a.m.
Tues., Jan. 8 -- Women's Bible Fellowship, 6:30 p.m.
Thurs., Jan. 10 -- Sew & Sew's meet in sewing room, 9 a.m. UMW meets, 6:30 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 13 -- Second Sunday breakfast between worship services. Ad Board meets after late worship service.
Thurs., Jan. 15 -- Women's Bible Fellowship, 7 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 30 -- Bucket Sunday!
Sun., Jan. 27 -- Fellowship following late service. Grand Oaks Subdivision meets in Fellowship Hall, 2 p.m.
Sun., Feb 3 -- Holy Communion served in both worship services, 8 & 10:30 a.m. Our district superintendent, the Rev. Sylvester Weatherall, preaches at the 10:30 service. Meal after late service, then congregational meeting.
Sunday School - 9:30 am
Pre-K through 6th Grade - Lower Level
Jr.-Sr. High - Upper Level
Adult Class - Main Level