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Welcome to Jonesville UMC

  • We seek to find harmony with God, each other, ourselves, and creation by following Jesus’ example.
  • We discover community through education, service, Sunday services, and fun experiences for all ages.
  • We seek to encourage acts of love, service, and justice in our community, local and worldwide.
  • We welcome your visit and your inquiries.  If you have no faith community to call home, we invite you to participate with us and make Jonesville UMC your church home!

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The Way (Matthew 3:1-12)

“Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.”  This is the one of whom the prophet Isaiah spoke when he said, “The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the way of the Lord; make his paths straight.’”       (Matthew 3:2-3)

Sometime in our lives we wonder if we are on the right track.  When John the Baptist told people to repent, he was telling people that they were not quite on the right track, and so advised to turn their way of life to a different direction, which is the direction towards the kingdom of heaven.  Since the destination determines which way(s) to go, John the Baptist was getting people’s attention to their ever-wanted destination, the kingdom of heaven.  What’s interesting about his way of redirecting people’s attention to the destination was to say that someone from the destination was “coming” to the people to lead them to the way to the destination.  Guess who that person was?

Come and join us in our Jonesville UMC Second Advent Service at 9:30am or meet us in the streaming service at Jonesvilleumc.org at the same time.

Blessings,                                                                                                                                                                                      Youngjae

 


Volunteers Needed

Please consider volunteering to usher. To sign up, click this link.


JUMC Outreach Mission of the Month for November is:

Refugee Immigrant Support Services of Emmaus (RISSE)

Our Outreach Mission of the Month for November is Refugee Immigrant Support Services of Emmaus (RISSE). RISSE serves evacuees from Afghanistan, Ukraine, migrants from southern U.S. States and Latino communities. Four main programs at RISSE include:

      • Year- round adult education
      • After school services for ages 5-13 expanded to junior high up to 21 years of age
      • Family support for case management and employment
      • Immigration program services.

Any donations to RISSE will go toward their general fund to support many services.

      • Give online on our website
      • Send a check to Jonesville UMC and note November Mission on the memo line.

Please bring your redeemable soda cans/bottles to Fellowship Hall to donate to the mission of the month. Remove the pop tops from the soda cans and save for Shriner’s Hospital. These little pop tops mount up to pounds of aluminum!

Thank you!

Thank you for participating in JUMC Outreach efforts. As you consider giving, be encouraged by reading the thank you letters we receive from those we support.

Click here to see the impact we are making in our community.

      • UMCOR
      • Koinonia Primary Care
      • Schenectady City Mission
      • Capital Roots
      • Soul Fire Farm
      • CAPTAIN

Read this week’s Midweek update:

Click here ⇒MIDWEEK MESSAGE

CLICK HERE FOR NEWSLETter ⇒ NOVEMBER