Thank you to those who have already emailed or turned in their pledge cards! If you haven’t had time, or simply forgot, we are still accepting pledges for the upcoming fiscal year. Please email Seth Kreigh at GenerosityLead@StPetersCarmel.org or fill out and return a pledge card in the offering plate during service.
Women & the Word – STUDY on FAMILIES: Join us 9:30-11:30a.m. on Thursdays in March to explore the broad topic of families.
Carmel UMC Food Pantry Donations: In the month of April, we are collecting snacks! Please bring in granola bars, cereal bars, crackers, fruit snacks, pudding cups, applesauce or fruit cups, and so on. You can also help the food pantry by making your donation in a paper bag or a reusable cloth bag instead of plastic. Additionally, help Hamilton County families by donating feminine products (tampons, pads), lotion, hair conditioner. These are considered “luxury items” and not provided for with food buying programs.
Wednesday Night Lenten Study and Worship Experience: April 17 Focus your faith and engage your spirit this Lent using the Prayer of St. Francis as a guide for Study and Worship. All are welcome! Lenten Study: 6:15-7:00p.m. Contemplative Worship Service: 7:00-7:45p.m.
Brown County Spirituality Retreat: April 26-27 Please join us for the Spiritual Life retreat April 26-27 - One Body, Five Senses: A Sensual Experience of the Divine led by Shannon Abbott (MDiv, MSW). Shannon is an ordained clergy (in Privilege of Call Process with UCC). This annual retreat offers a wonderful opportunity to delve deeper into your authentic self and your connection with God and others, in a beautiful Brown County setting. All are welcome. The retreat is held at Waycross Conference & Retreat Center and runs from 5:00p.m. on Friday to 2:00p.m. on Saturday. Dinner, breakfast and lunch are provided. The cast is $100 per person for a double room or $130 for a single room. Won’t you consider joining us this year? Please sign up now in Fellowship Hall or contact the church office. Contact Chrissy Searcy at email@example.com for additional information.
Singing Visit to Gary Spiegel at his Group Home on Sunday, April 28 at 1:30 p.m. Sign up in Fellowship Hall.
Save The Date
· MISSION SUNDAY: May 5
· TOWN HALL MEETING: May 19 at 10:00a.m. Learn about financial updates, ask questions and prepare for the Congregational Meeting
· ALL CHURCH PICNIC: May 19 following 2nd Service.
· CIRCLE CITY’S INDY PRIDE PARADE & FESTIVAL: Jun 8 at 10:00 a.m.
· CONGREGATIONAL ANNUAL MEETING: June 9 at 10:00a.m. Vote on our budget, leaders and more!
· CINCINNATI YOUTH MISSION TRIP: June 16 – 24.
· INDIANS BASEBALL GAME: Sunday, July 7 at 1:30 Sign up and buy tickets at
https://onrealm.org/stpeterscarmel/PublicRegistrations/Event?linkString=ZWExM2Q4MGItNTgxMC00NDE3LWI0MDYtYWEyNDAxNjI4YzQw (When you register, it asks for an account. This is the credit card or ACH information that you want to use to pay for the tickets.)