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Sylvan Abbey United Methodist Church
2817 Sunset Point Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
Posted: October 16
THIS WEEK AT SYLVAN ABBEY: We are working our way through the 7 Deadly Sins and we have arrived at number five- Greed. This week we will look at the motive and intent of our greed. How does it look and feel and what actions does it lead us into in our daily life. Come and join us for our 11:00 am worship service as we place ourselves under the microscope and look deep into our lives and wrestle with issues to help us grow and deepen our relationship with Jesus Christ, our Savior. Lots of activity at Sylvan Abbey - *Sunday morning Sunday school for adults and youth at 9:30 am and 10:00 am respectively. *Sunday nights at 5:00 pm Youth praise music and light snack. *Monday night Game night at 7:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. *Arts & Craft Festival on Saturday October 25 form 10:00 am until 4:00 pm with Hot dogs, chips and drink for sale. *Trunk or Treat for Halloween on Friday, October 31 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm. We need your car or truck and candy for the trunks. Dress up and have some fun with the kids. More activities coming in November and December with a Rummage Sale and Brunch with Santa. More on these events next week. Prayer Group and Bible study on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am and 11:00 am respectively. Come and bring a friend to one or more of our activities and Sunday worship. We love to meet new people and see friends each week as we build a community and family for Christ. "Traditional Worship for a New Millennium"
Posted: October 08
THIS WEEK AT SYLVAN ABBEY: This week's message is Why Is Sloth a Sin? This is number 4 of our talks on the 7 Deadly Sins and we are moving past the halfway point this week. Greed, Gluttony, and Lust are left for us. Come and look at the Sin of Sloth in a new way and continue to look at yourself under the microscope with the goal of building depth in your relationship with Jesus Christ. Come at 11:00 am and enjoy our worship service. This Saturday, Oct. 11 is another of the famous Sylvan Abbey Fish Fry's starting at 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm for $8.00 per plate. It is always delicious and you have plenty to eat on your plate. Our Arts & Crafts Festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. If you want to sell your crafts or buy some craft items come and enjoy our day here on the church grounds. Trunk or Treat will be held at 5:00 pm on Halloween, Oct. 31st. If you want to have a trunk of candy to give out of your car call and register your vehicle or bring your children for craft making and candy receiving. We enjoy seeing all of the costumes! Remember we have Sunday school for adults and children on Sunday mornings at 9:30 am and 10:00 am respectively and now on Sunday nights at 6:30 pm we have a Youth praise music time. We serve a light snack and get ready to sing and enjoy a time of praise with the youth. Come to Sylvan Abbey, bring a friend, and enjoy a time of meeting friends, making new friends, and basking in the love Christ has for each one of us. "Traditional Worship for a New Millennium"
Posted: October 07
Bob Howell & Stone Baxter with Heritage UMC going to Serve dinner at Safe Harbor shelter
Posted: October 01
THIS WEEK AT SYLVAN ABBEY: This week we tackle the Deadly Sin of Anger and we look at when it is appropriate to be angry or is it ever appropriate? We will look at the anger Jesus felt in the Temple after his arrival into Jerusalem. Come and join us as we continue our study into the "7 Deadly Sins." Starting this Sunday, October 5th we will have a youth praise time starting at 6:30 pm with a snack and then singing and praising Jesus in the sanctuary. Call the church office or ask Cindy Smith our music director for details. Also, this Sunday we have our "Pot Luck" lunch and Charge Conference. Rev. Dave Landers will preside over our conference and all are welcome to attend. It will be held in our fellowship hall. We have lots of great activities to sign up for and attend this month! Our wonderful Fish Fry on Saturday, October 11 from 4 pm to 7 pm, our 2nd Annual Arts & Craft Festival on Saturday, October 25 from 10 am until 4 pm, and Friday, October 31 from 5 pm until 8 pm we will having "Trunk or Treat" for our Halloween time. Come to these events and enjoy the food and fellowship. Come and get involved in our fellowship and enjoy serving our Lord Jesus Christ and meet so many great people who also love God and enjoy sharing their faith. "Traditional Worship for a New Millennium"
Posted: September 25
THIS WEEK AT SYLVAN ABBEY: Number 2 of the 7 Deadly Sins as we continue with the message: ENVY-The Saddest Sin. Come and see why this sin is sad and how we can help ourselves when we fall into the thoughts and feelings of Envy. We have lots of great activities to sign up for and attend in the month of October. We have "Pot Luck" lunch and Charge Conference next Sunday, October 5th, our wonderful Fish Fry on Saturday, October 11 from 4 pm to 7 pm, our 2nd Annual Arts & Craft Festival on Saturday, October 25 from 10 am until 4 pm, and Friday, October 31 from 5 pm until 8 pm we will having "Trunk or Treat" for our Halloween time. Come to these events and enjoy the food and fellowship. Starting Sunday, October 5th we will have a youth praise time starting at 6:00 pm with a snack and then singing and praising Jesus in the sanctuary. Call the church office or ask Cindy Smith for details. We have many sing up sheets and need volunteers and help for all of these events. Come and enjoy the fun and fellowship of these community wide events. We are enjoying serving the Lord and growing our faith and deepening our relationship with Jesus Christ. Come, bring a friend and enjoy the love and fellowship that is the community of faith at Sylvan Abbey UMC. "Traditional Worship for a New Millennium"