Park United Methodist Church





Park United Methodist Church

 Week of Week of August 2, 2015

Please take a moment to view our video - Ministry Presence


Senior of the Week:  Frances Bryant, 2265 S. Hawkins Avenue, Akron, OH 44314.





~~Did you plant a garden that will be bursting at the seams within the next few weeks?

~~If so, bring your excess fruits, vegetables and fresh flowers to church  beginning Sunday and we will offer our surplus to our church family as a special blessing.

~~If you have questions, please call Sandy Watkins


SCHEDULE FOR August 2 – August 9


Mon-     5:30 PM GED


Tues-    1:00 PM Companions in Christ    


Wed-    9:30 AM Bible Study


            5:30 PM GED


            6:30 PM Bible Study


Sun-     9:30 AM Sunday School           


           10:30 AM Worship Service




Looking Ahead


August 15 – Marriage Builders, 5-8PM


August 16 – Back to School Haircut Extravaganza, 12:30-3PM


August 30 – Vision Team meeting, after church


August 31 – Discipleship Pathway, 7PM








Noisy Offering (coins and paper money collected by the children the first Sunday of each month for a specific ministry)


AUGUSTHaircuts are given free of charge to those who make appointments through the church office.  School supplies are also given to the children in preparation for the coming school year.


SEPTEMBER—Park Little Shepherd Preschool is located here at Park Church, provides a Christian based preschool education to children ages three to five.  Monies collected will be used to assist in the new school startup costs


OCTOBER—Necessity cupboard is available for those who need those items not covered by the Ohio Direction card, like toilet paper, tissue, shampoo, body and hand soaps, toothpaste, toothbrushes and etc.




  • The Joy Center in Big Creek, Kentucky--- August 23-28, 2015 to assist with floor repair and shower installation and other tasks around the center.  Team led by John and Patti Partridge

  • TEAMS for Medical Missions—arrives in Jamaica every 3 months—November, 2015, February, 2016 and etc.  Please see Susie Partridge if interested in being a part of this team that includes a medical, building and evangelistic branches on each trip.

  • ZOE Trip of HOPE in 2016—participants will visit with groups and individuals to see their small businesses, farms, fields and homes, will meet with children at different stages in the empowerment program and hear their stories, will reflect as a team about your experience and what each will do as a result when returning home.  Trips available include: Kenya: February 17-26, 2016, Rwanda: June 22-30, 2016, Zimbabwe: July 13-22, 2016    Please see Mary Ann Gesaman for more information, if interested.