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    United Methodists of Upper New YorkLiving the Gospel. Being God's Love.

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    Offerings received at Upper New York’s 2016 Annual Conference Session

    June 24, 2016 / By Shannon Hodson / .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    The Upper New York Conference would like to thank all of those who contributed to the offerings at the 2016 Annual Conference.

    The offering total for Africa 360, during Opening Worship, was $127,261.67.

    The offering total for Africa 360, during the Ordination Service was $4,099.22.

    The offering total contributed to the Clergy Care Fund, was $5,453.85.

    The offering total for Helping Hands Fun, during the Laity Worship Service, was $1,601.01.

    The Mission of Peace offering was $6,956.00.

    The total offering collection at Annual Conference 2016 was $145, 371.75.

    In addition to offerings, funds were also collected through Africa University Scholarship t-shirt sales and donations. Africa University income for Virgil Phoenix Scholarship, Africa 360 sweatshirt and Bobble Webb sales, registration and Preconference Journal sales, CCYM Youth Service Fund sales of merchandise, and advance special donations. The total of funds collected through these additional efforts was $14,231.13.

    TAGGED / Annual Conference 2016

    With more than 100,000 members, United Methodists of Upper New York comprises of more than 675 local churches and New Faith Communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our vision is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."