Countryside Church Office Hours
Monday - Friday
9 AM - 2 PM

Office phone: 570-587-3206 

Pastor Mark's email: mterwilliger@susumc.org
Karen Rickaby's email: countrysideoffice@yahoo.com

Share Your Harvest
If you have extra produce from your garden that you would like to share, bring it to church on Sundays.  We'll have a table set up in the social hall where you can place your surplus for others to enjoy and appreciate.

Family Movie Night on
Friday, August 1st
Everyone is invited to join us this Friday, August 1st
at 6:15 pm for Family Movie Night in the fellowship hall.  We'll be showing "The Lego Movie".  Popcorn and juice will be provided, but everyone is welcome to bring a snack to share. As always, children and youth are invited to bring something to sit or lay on to watch the movie.

Pool Party on Sunday, August 3rd
Youth in grades 5 to 12 are invited to join us for a pool party and bonfire at the Molitoris' on August 3rd at 4 pm. Please bring a swimsuit, towel, sneakers for games, and a chair. Also sign up to bring a food item to share from the list on the youth room bulletin board.
Please see or contact Scott with questions.

"Gods at War" Class starting!
The Spiritual Nurture Team's encore presentation of the “Gods at War” program begins Monday, August 4th at 7 PM.  It runs one day a week for four weeks.  If you are interested in attending this free program, please fill out a questionnaire form on one of the tables near Karen’s office or come to our first meeting.
"Gods at War" The Spiritual Nurture Team is preparing for an encore presentation of the “Gods at War” program.  It runs one day a week for four weeks.  If you are interested in attending this free program, please fill out a questionnaire form on one of the tables near Karen’s office. 

ShursSave Community Rewards Program
Countryside Community Church is now participating in the ShurSave Community Rewards Program where we will earn $.03 for every Shurfine and/or Western Family item purchased by registered Gold Card members. To register your card, click on the following web address www.shursavemarkets.com  then click on ‘Register’ in the upper right corner of the shursave website.  Select the store where you most often shop (Gerrity’s, Ray’s, Brick’s, etc.).  Choose and enter your own user name and password, then enter your Gold Card number.  Once you are registered, click on ‘My Community Rewards’, choose ‘Countryside Community Church’ in the drop box, then click ‘donate’!  You’re all done!  If you have any problems registering, please see Karen Rickaby or Ron Imdorf.

Senior Fair in Scranton
If you or someone you know is 60 or older, join State Representative Sid Michaels Kavulich for the fourth annual FREE senior fair to be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, August 8th at St. Mary’s Center, 320 Mifflin Ave., Scranton. 

Dozens of state and local organizations will be in attendance to share information on programs and services benefitting older Pennsylvanians.

The fair is held for residents of the 114th legislative district... Clarks Summit, Newton, and Ransom (not S Ab.)
and includes:
•FREE health screenings
•Property Tax/Rent Rebate applications
•Great door prizes
•Light refreshments


Turkey Supper Planning Meeting
to be held on Tuesday, August 19th at 7 PM to plan our annual Turkey Supper scheduled for
Saturday, October 18th.
Please mark your calendars for both dates!
Everyone is welcome!

CD Copy of JP Farewell Luncheon
Thomas Doble has a CD copy of JP’s farewell Luncheon on the lending library table in the fellowship hall. If you would like to view, please sign out and return when through. If you would like your own copy to keep, please let Thomas know. Thank you Thomas for recording this very special event!

Bowling Night on August 15th !
Everyone is invited to join us on Friday, August 15 for a Christian bowling night at Idle Hours in Dickson City from 7 to 9 pm. The cost is $12 and includes shoe rental, bowling, pizza, and door prizes.  It's open to all ages but youth in grades 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Please RSVP by August 10 to somiller@live.com
or on the sign-up sheet in the church foyer
to reserve a spot

"Inaugural Chicken BBQ scheduled"
Our very first TAKE-OUT ONLY chicken BBQ will be held at the church on Saturday, August 16th from 3-6 PM.
Your purchased ticket includes:
1/2 chicken Adult portion or
1/4 chicken Child's (10 & under) portion
Both include a baked potato, corn, coleslaw, roll, and a brownie.

Bakers and product donors are also needed for this event.
Please check the bulletin board in the lobby if you’d like to help!

Hot Dog Day at Country Alliance
  The community is invited to attend “Hot Dog Day” at Country Alliance Church on August 23rd at 6 pm.  There will be games for all ages, a campfire sing-a-long, and free hot dogs, toppings, drinks and snacks!  Please bring your own lawn chairs!

Hymn Sing at Countryside
Sunday, August 24th @ 6:30 PM
Ice cream social to follow!
Please join us for this amazing night of music
and fellowship.

Covered Dish Luncheon - August 31st
A covered dish luncheon will be held on Sunday, August 31st during hospitality time.  Please bring your favorite covered dish to share!

Be still and know that I am God.
Psalm 46:10

Looking for a quiet place to be with God?

You might want to...

Visit our chapel and leave your prayers with God
on the Prayer Wall...