[Your mercies] are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23 (NRSV)


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Dear Members and Friends of ESUMC, 

Here are the announcements for the coming week. Join us for Worship on Sunday!!



Next Sunday Worship:

Sunday, 21 May  Hayford Yaw Boateng, Speaking

            11:15  Worship, Sunday School and Young Families Bake Sale


Scriptures:  Acts 17:22-31, Psalm 66:8-20, 1 Peter 3:13-22 and John 14:15-21


Special Music:

Prelude: “Allegro” by G. Handel Maria Tobler-Kudaya, Recorder

Special Music: “Intermedio” by G. Putti Maria Tobler-Kudaya, Recorder

Offertory: “ Jig” by A. Corelli Maria Tobler-Kudaya, Recorder

All choirs will rehearse after the worship service 

Next week

Tuesday, 23 May

            12:30   Ecumenical Prayer, Black Box Church

            18:00   Finance Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 24 May 

            18:30   Wednesday Night Bible Study

            17:30   Joint Board Meeting

Thursday, 25 May Public Holiday

Saturday, 27 May

            14:30   Young Families Outing (see below)

            15:00   Wäremestube Party

Sunday, 28 May 

            11:15  Worship and Sunday School


Scriptures:  Acts 1:6-14, Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35, 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11 and John 17:1-11



Wednesday Night Bible Study

Pastor Matthew leads an Adult Bible Study on Wednesdays starting at 18:30. The Bible Study begins with a light supper.

Annual Conference

The Austrian-wide annual Methodist Conference will be held from May 18th-21st in Linz. Pastor Matthew, Doreen Ighama, and Sarah Kudaya will be attending and representing ESUMC. Pastor Matthew will be away from Vienna but will be available by phone in you have a pastoral need.


Young Families Outing

The Young Families group will tour an oil mill in Styria on Saturday, May 27th from 14:30-17:00. The guided tour will be conducted in English and is suitable for both adults and children. It will cost between 8 and 8.50 euros depending on our choice of package and the size of the group. If you interested in joining us (or need some more information,) please email Melissa at familyscherer@yahoo.com

Special Congregational Meeting

Superintendent Stefan Schröckenfuchs has called a special congregational meeting (charge conference) on Sunday, May 28th immediately after worship (approximately 12:35). The purpose of the meeting is to examine and adopt the 2016 church  financial audit. No other business will be transacted. Copies of the audit are  available in the church office. All professing members of the church are eligible to vote.


Peace to you,

ESUMC (www.esumc.at)

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