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THE 2018 CHURCH PHOTO DIRECTORY

Another chance to smile for the camera! For those who were unable to have their photo taken in February, we will have two opportunities in May. Friday, May 18 2:00-9:00 and Saturday, May 19 10:00-5:00. Sign up required. Be a part of this church photo directory!
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RELAY FOR LIFE

“United to Fight” team participates this year on Saturday, June 2, 2018!

IRON CHEF FUNDRAISER AT UNITED PRESBYTERIAN

Don’t forget our Iron Chef Fundraiser on May 19, 2018. Make your plans to attend to support Relay for Life!
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***NEW THIS YEAR*** EASTER PANCAKE BREAKFAST 7:30-10:30 a.m.

Easter Breakfast in Fellowship Hall on Easter Sunday, April 1st! Come and enjoy a breakfast fit for a King!
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WOMEN’S MINISTRY

There are two groups that meet for Bible study, service, fellowship and friendship. Come and grow in Christ.

The younger (LOL) and the not-so-younger (Rare Treasure). Check the calendar or call the church office (330-923-9735) for contact information!
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5th ANNUAL FAIRWAY FOR FOOD GOLF OUTING

Get ready linksters! September 1st, 2018 at the Raccoon Hills Golf Club in Kent, Ohio.

Noon – 1:45 registration and lunch
2:00 p.m. shot gun start
Dinner and raffle after golf
Join us for a good cause as we golf and fellowship to support United’s Food Pantry!

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PROJECT R.I.S.E.

Project R.I.S.E. works with the Akron Public Schools by providing children of homeless families with a doll, blanket and bag to comfort them and aid in their learning. Please join us for some sewing fun on the second Saturday of each month, 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon in the church library.
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COMMUNITY FREE MEAL

The 2nd Saturday of every month in Fellowship Hall.

This gathering was formerly known as the “Free Soup Lunch.” Don’t let the name change stop you from coming out for a wonderful meal and fellowship from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Everyone will receive free bakery goodies. Bring friends!

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D.M.A. … aka DON’T MENTION AGE

3rd Thursday at noon – check the church calendar.

This is purely a social group for folks of all ages. Come and join us for a pot-luck lunch at noon in Fellowship Hall. This is really a wonderful program.
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MEN’S MINISTRY

We are in the process of beginning a men’s program for all ages so stay tuned for details.

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RUTH CIRCLE

Mondays- check the church calendar.

All women of the church are invited and welcome to join the Ruth Circle in the church parlor for Bible study and fellowship.

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TAI CHI CLASSES

Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:00 a.m. FREE!

You can start any day, as forms are reviewed each day. The 8 forms used have been proven to improve balance. We open with prayer, warm-ups and have Q & A. Rick Earle leads these classes.

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MISSION SUPPORT

We continue to help with disaster relief efforts through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance.
We also support the Syrian Refugee Children’s Schools in Lebanon, in partnership with the Evangelical Church in Lebanon.
We support the four special offerings through the Presbyterian Church (USA) during the year.
We had an Italian Night/Talent Show in October 2017 and the proceeds supported a local school to supply books and uniforms.
We supported the Esperanza Mission Team as they traveled to Mexico in February to build houses for those in need.

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HEART TO HEART PRAYER MINISTRY

Experience real prayer connection with others and with God.

Tuesdays in the Sanctuary at 7:00 p.m.

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FOOD PANTRY MINISTRY

Friday night is for unpacking and shelving. Saturday morning is for distribution. Pantry is on the 4th weekend each month. Special distribution times occur during the holiday season.

Since hunger never ends, if you are able to help with set-up, please come on Friday at 6:00 p.m. and/or on Saturday from 9:00 – 10:45 a.m. to help with distribution. Thanks again for your generous support of this ministry.

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BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION & CAMPBELL’S LABELS

We continue throughout the year to collect Box Tops for Education and Campbell’s labels. We donate them to our local schools to support their fundraising efforts. The collection box is on the counter in the church office behind the main door. Thank you again for all your support.

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THE CENTENNIAL QUILT (100 YEARS OF MINISTRY!)

Our Centennial Quilt is on display in the 2nd floor hallway going to fellowship hall

Quilt Booklet