April 4, 2021



Outreach – April 11 following Worship

Trustee’s – April 12 @ 7:00 PM

Finance/Ad Council – April 22 @ 6:30 PM

(this meeting is open to all church members and a Zoom connection will be available).



We are planning our next Death Café to be held April 5 at 6:30 PM.  If you are interested or know someone who is interested, please contact the Church Office or call Pastor David.  You can check out what Death Café is all about by visiting the website –



Mark you calendars the Crop Walk will be May 16.  More information will be coming soon.  If you have questions please contact Laurel Sherburn. 



We will be having Rummage Sale on Saturday May 15 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  If you would like to donate items to sell please bring them to the church and put them in the old bell room.  Thank you if you have any questions please contact Betty Shafer or Diane Grimm. 

2021 Easter Flowers



Purchased By:                                                                                  In Memory Of:


Wilma Chiddister                                                                             Ralph Chiddister and Cindy Meeth

Morene Huggett                                                                               Parents Bob & Ruth Jordan

Marilyn Keenan                                                                               Edward Keenan

Laurel Sherburn                                                                              Family & Friends who have gone before                                                                                                                         us.

Doug & Diane Grimm                                                                      Dalton & Wilma Rumsey, Mary Luckett

Jon & Rita Brennan                                                                        Rita’s parents and Jon’s parents

Mary Hassing                                                                                   Phillip & Adelle Hassing , Kathleen                                                                                                                         Hassing

Harley Pierce                                                                                    Mary Pierce

Elaine & Bob Hoff                                                                            Our parents; Robert Janowiak and Anita                                                                                                   & Albert Hoff

Claudia Willsea                                                                                Claude Willsea, Julie Rice

Chris & Donald Mortimer                                                                Claude Willsea, Ryan Mortimer, Dave &                                                                                                                     Betsy Mortimer


Purchased By:                                                                                  In Honor Of:


Morene Huggett                                                                               My family and siblings

Julianne Huss                                                                                  My family

Laurel Sherburn                                                                              Family & Friends who are still with us

Betty Shafer                                                                                      Jason, Tasha, Aiden, Mackenzie &                                                                                                                         Amaya Shafer

Doug & Diane Grimm                                                                      Our children & grandchildren

Jon & Rita Brennan                                                                        Stephen Brennan, Joanna Grace                                                                                                                                     Brennan & Magnolia                                                                                                                                                 Alice Brennan

Mary Hassing                                                                                   James Harback

Claudia Willsea                                                                                Wealthy Willsea, Nan Howellls

Harley Pierce                                                                                    Mary Pierce

David & Suleyka Small                                                                   Our Family

Chris & Donald Mortimer                                                                Wealthy Willsea, Emily & Erin Mortimer





Ways of giving to PPUMC if you are unable to attend in -person worship.

  1. Send a check directly to the church office – 420 W. Michigan, Paw Paw, MI 49079
  2. Set up a donation on a monthly basis through your bank.
    1. If you have an account at PNC where our church account is located you may use the following steps:
      These are the steps to set up direct or auto pay in your PNC account.
      1. 1-log into your account
      2. 2-Click on-pay bills
  • 3-Click on add bills
  1. 4-follow prompts that come up on the screen
  2. You will need the church’s name & address.  You will need to check with the bank as to whether or not you need the church account # or routing # to do it this way. 
  3. You can pick a day of the month for it to come out. 
  • You can go to your account each month to verify that it was withdrawn.
  1. If you do not bank at PNC, check with your bank or credit union about setting up this same process even though it is not PNC.


Please note that we are in the process of setting up donation links for our website & Facebook.  We will send out a notice once this has been completed.

Thank you all for your donations to our ministries at Paw Paw United Methodist Church.  It is our calling to share the Good News of the Risen Christ to everyone and in as many ways as possible according to God’s Will.  Your giving helps make it possible for us to accomplish this calling.


We are planning another Death Café where people can share and talk about something that affects everyone.  There has never been a better time to talk about this given the current state of our world.  This will be a safe and free event limited to 10 people.  The date is set for April 5, 2021 at 6:30 PM.  For more details and to RSVP your plan to attend please contact Pastor David at 269-808-1167 or    You can also visit the website for Death Cafes at