NEWS & EVENTS
OHIO POOR PEOPLE’S CAMPAIGN
Thursday, March 22, 7:00 p.m. at Summit UMC
Rev. Susan Smith, one of the tri-chairs of the Ohio Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, is asking the Summit family to join the fight against poverty by signing up to be a part of the campaign. There are a number of ways for you to be involved. Those who are interested please join us on March 22 to learn what the campaign is about and/or visit www.poorpeoplescampaign.org and fill out a pledge card. The goal is to get at least 1000 people in Ohio on board. Email Rev. Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
BECOMING FREE: CONTEMPLATIVE PRAYER WORKSHOP
Sunday, March 25, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Summit UMC
Are you longing for a deeper prayer life? Are you feeling beaten down by injustice? Do you yearn for inner freedom? Join us for this workshop in which we will lay the groundwork for an understanding of contemplative prayer and then look at practical ways to deepen our awareness of how God is with us in our active life. We will rest in God and be refreshed through time praying with prayer beads and welcoming prayer. Please sign up for this workshop at the welcome desk or by emailing email@example.com.
MAUNDY THURSDAY SERVICE
Thursday, March 29, 7:00 p.m., Maynard Ave. UMC, 2350 Indianola Ave.
Maundy Thursday is a day to remember Jesus' last supper with his disciples, washing their feet and telling them to love one another as he loved them, and to prepare for Good Friday. If you would like to memorize Scripture and participate in this service, please email Pastor Kim (firstname.lastname@example.org).
GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE
Friday, March 30, 7:00 p.m., Summit UMC
Join us for the "Service of Nails" - a series of readings, responses, silent reflection and prayer designed to help us enter more deeply into the meaning of Good Friday.
EASTER SUNDAY SERVICE
Sunday, April 1, 10:30 a.m., Summit UMC, Centrum
Children's egg hunt to follow service on front lawn.
SUMC Worship Service
Sundays, 10:30-11:45 a.m. (Centrum)
Contact: Rev. Philip Brooks (email@example.com)
At Summit, we are a welcoming, diverse and motley crew who gather for uplifting, informal worship at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Grab a cup of coffee, enjoy some extraordinary music and discover more about what a vibrant, inclusive life of faith can look like!
Crazy Faith (www.crazyfaithministries.org)
Sundays, 5-6 p.m. (Centrum)
Contact: Rev. Susan K. Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org, 614.245.5411)
Crazy Faith Ministries is a non-profit committed to improving the lives of "the least of these" through teaching the concept of the power of "crazy faith" in surmounting the issues faced by people in this society. CFM believes in taking "the good news" to people who have been marginalized, empowering them to live their fullest lives
Adult Sunday School
Sundays, 9:15-10:15 a.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Linda Bernhard (email@example.com, 614.889.1824)
Small group discussions, using books with related scripture readings.
Fight Club Bible Study
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. (Room 202)
Contact: Lori Schiefer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Reading the Bible doesn’t have to be intimidating! Join us as we explore the ways that Scripture connects to our daily lives. Zero bible experience necessary. Questions, insights, skepticism and doubts welcome.
PILGRIMS Bible Study
1st Tuesday of each month, 7-8 p.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Jane Swinford (email@example.com, 614.488.3641) or Sandy Wycoff (firstname.lastname@example.org, 614.440.1074)
Become a Pilgrim Friend and work once a month with adults living with disabilities.
Pastor's Book Study
Thursdays, 5:30 p.m., Hackler Lounge (Room 202)
Are you longing for a meaningful, growing relationship with God? Join us as we study Trevor Hudson's Questions God Asks Us, a book that encourages us to focus on the quest rather than a resolution. Such an approach leads to deeper dialogue and intimacy with the divine.
Columbus Unity Mosque
Fridays, 1:00-2:30 p.m. (Room 202)
Contact: Frank Parmir (email@example.com, 614.271.7330)
We promote a gender equal, progressive vision of Islam. We meet at Summit for Friday prayers.
GROW (Children & Youth)
Sundays, 10:00-11:45 a.m. (Room 127)
Contact: Susan Wallace (firstname.lastname@example.org)
A space for infants to preschoolers to learn, play, worship, and experience God's love in ways that fit their developmental stage during Summit's Sunday worship. Talk to Susan to volunteer with stories, guided play, coloring and crafts and more.
Children's Sunday School
Sundays, 10:45-11:45 a.m. (Room 010a)
Contact: Robb Tarr (email@example.com)
Children ages 5 and up are excused partway through the worship service every week but the first Sunday of the month for exploring the love of God for them and the whole world. Talk to Robb to volunteer to help with interactive stories or to simply be a loving presence in a Montessori style class environment.
Rehearsals Sundays, 9:15-10:15 a.m., Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. (Room 204), September-June
Contact: Susan McQuilkin (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Let your singing voice express your faith with messages of hope and healing by joining our Summit Singers Choir! If you’ve ever sung soprano, alto, tenor or bass in any choir anywhere, you’ll fit right in!
Sundays, 1-3 p.m. (Room 110/111)
Contact: Abby Moretti (email@example.com)
Serve our neighbors living on the land with our partners in this OSU student organization. Every Sunday prepare meals to share with those living around campus and downtown, then go out with the group to share food and build relationships.
NA Regular Meeting — “Meshugeneh”
Saturdays, 8:15-9:15 a.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Brian (614.285.8609) or Adam (740.350.7722)
“Meshugeneh” is an open Narcotics Anonymous meeting.