United Methodist Church 
of Antioch
848 Main St, Antioch IL 60002
 P (847) 395-1259   
F (847) 395-4219 
Char Hoffman, Pastor  
1st Service - 8 am
 2nd Service - 10:30 am - 
nursery care provided
Events Review 
Today 10/21/18
8 & 10:30am Worship/Laity Sunday/Mike DeBenedetto/ Stewardship Moment/Ken Graesser 
9:15am, Choir meets 
9:15am, Sunday School meets 
9:15am, Adult Discussion Group 
2-4pm, Festival Arts Messiah practice/Sanctuary 
4-6pm, Youth Group Sock Hop/Wesley Hall
1-2pm, Chair Yoga, St Ignatius Episcopal Church (final class) 
1:30pm, Bible Study meets
*Deadline for Charge Conference Ministry reports 
8am Wellness Walk 
PEO set up for Card party-Youth Group/Wesley Hall
10am, Bible Study meets
Noon, UMW meets/Wesley Hall 
1:30-3pm, Grief Sharing Group meets /All Saints Rm. 
PDO Craft Fair Set up 
9:30am, Stress Busters for Caregivers/Hope Evangelical Presbyterian Church/Grayslake 
PDO Craft Fair Set up
9am-3pm, PDO Craft Fair & Bake Sale/Angie Savers

* Please see our Bulletins/Newsletter page, and Upcoming Events pag  for additional information *

~ The Gathered Community ~

TRUSTEES would like to thank everyone that donated to have an inside railing installed in the Education Wing. Donations have been given to pay for the entire project- Thank you for your generosity! 

DON'T GIVE UP THE SHED! We are on a roll- we have successfully funded the important hand rails and Memorial Garden projects. Now we just need to finish up the shed before winter. Our present shed is dilapidated and in need of replacement. We currently have raised $1,980 of the $2,300 needed. Please prayerfully consider this need of our congregation. 

"SOCK HOP!" is Today! --4-6pm--The AUMC Youth Group is hosting a sock hop in support of our church mission to collect white tube socks! Entry donation of 1 pair of socks will deliver an evening of line dancing (YG taught!), pizza and fun! Everyone is welcome! 

CROP HUNGER WALK - With 2 weeks to go before the CROP Hunger Walk, our congregation has (9 walkers & Youth Group) signed up. Will you join the walk to fight hunger here and throughout the world? Please see Walter Cichonski for more details and to sign up to be a Walker or sponsor a Walker today.

SALEM UMC, (25130  85th St., Salem WI) will be hosting their Annual Smorgasbord Dinner & Silent Auction on Saturday, March 5 from 12:00pm until 5:00pm.Deliveries available, fully handicap accessible. Tickets are $9 or $10 at the door for ages 14 and up and $7/$8 at the door for seniors and kids under 14. Ages 3 and under are free. For info call the church (262) 843-2525.SAVE THE DATE! June 20-24 Vacation Bible School participants will meet at our Surf Shack in anticipation of catching the waves of God's Amazing Love. Don't forget, June 20-24. More info will follow. Questions? Call Karen Nance at 847-8384495.Additional dates can be found on our Upcoming Dates & Events page
PDO --The Best Preschool Under the Son
PDO- is looking for substitute teachers. There are always two teachers in every class. You will never be expected to be by yourself. If you are interested please contact Kim Dodd at 847-395-1362, or parentsdayout316@att.net 
BAKERS NEEDED. The preschool needs baked items for the bake sale that takes place during our Vendor/Craft fair on Saturday October 27. If you are interested, please contact Kim at parentsdayout316@att.net or 847-395-1362. Thank you! 
NOTHING BUNDT CAKES is partnering with our preschool and will be selling bundtlets for $5.00 each at the PDO Craft Fair on Saturday, October 27th. $1.00 of each bundtlet will be given to the preschool for fundraising. Please visit the PDO Craft Fair and support our school! If you wish to pre-order for pick-up at the craft fair on Saturday, 10/27 or at church on Sunday, 10/28, please email PDOCraftFair@gmail.com to request an order form or pick one up in Fellowship Hall. Thank you!

is available at the 10/10:30 service. Our nursery follows the Safe Sanctuary guidelines, copies of which are available in Wesley Hall or in the nursery. 

choir is rehearsing for the Christmas portion of Handel's Messiah in our sanctuary on Sundays from 2-4 pm. The performance will be at the Abbey (Benedictine) on 12/16 at 7:30 p.m. All singers are welcome to join. Questions - see Becky Reckamp.