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5th Annual Food for Fairways Golf Outing September 1, 2018 at Raccoon Hills Golf Club! ____________________________________________________

Relay for Life “United to Fight” team participates this year on Saturday, June 2, 2018! More details to come; mark your calendars and join us!

Don’t forget our Iron Chef Fundraiser in May, 2018. Stay tuned for details!
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***NEW THIS YEAR*** EASTER BREAKFAST at 9:45 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, fellowship and friendship.

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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FUNDRAISERS

Our 4th Annual Fairways for Food Golf Outing took place in September 2017. Because of generous sponsors, golfers and volunteers we raised enough money to buy 60,000 pounds of food to stock the shelves of our church food pantry. Thank you to 96 golfers that made it a great day!

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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.
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COMMUNITY MEAL

The 2nd Saturday of every month

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

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. Contact the church for contact information.
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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 our Church calendar

All women of the church are invited and welcome to join the Ruth Circle in the Parlor.

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TAI CHI CLASSES

Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:00 a.m.

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.

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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 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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Fairways for Food Charity Golf Outing

The 5th Annual UPC Golf Outing on September 1, 2018 at the Raccoon Hills Golf Club in Kent, Ohio

Noon- 1:45 registration and Lunch
2:00 shot gun start
Please plan on joining us as we have a great day of Fun, Food and Golfing! Mark your calendar and join us on the links!

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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