There will be a Potluck Lunch following the worship service on Sunday, August 28th in order to celebrate and welcome Pastor Christopher and family to NSUMC. Please reach out to Wavalee McArtor if you wish to sign up to bring something!
North Scottsdale United Methodist Church is offering a RETREAT for ALL members of the congregation at our Desert Southwest Conference Camp, Mingus Camp near Prescott, AZ. This adventure will be held Friday evening, Sept. 23rd at 6:00pm through Sunday, Sept. 25th at 1:00pm. That weekend is a three-day weekend for the Scottsdale Schools.
This retreat will include two nights (Friday and Saturday) and five meals (three meals on Saturday and two on Sunday). The Mingus camp offers cabins with six beds per room and a bathroom down the hallway. Each family will receive their own room. We will share a program on Saturday morning, campfire Saturday night, and host an outdoor worship service on Sunday morning. Plus, the camp offers archery, zip line, gaga pit, hikes, fishing, and relaxation on the huge dining hall porch!
Ages 4 & under - FREE
Ages 5-10 - $70/ea
Ages 11+ - $140/ea
You can register to attend on the website here.
8/19/22 | Payments are due if you made your reservations last MARCH to receive your 20% discount.
8/31/2022 | All new registrations due on this date. This is NSUMC’s date to guarantee 30 campers.
9/9/2022 | Absolute last date to register and secure meals. If we have secured 30 camping spots by 8/31, we can continue to expand our registration to other retreat cabins at Mingus.
Mingus is a gorgeous facility! You can enjoy bonfires, s’mores, and songs on Saturday night. You can hike, stargaze, or just enjoy the cooler temperatures! Mingus is a great place to relax, refresh, and enjoy God’s great outdoors!
NSUMC would like to celebrate the milestone of a new school year with a blessing, mission work project, party, and yummy donuts from the BITES DONUTS FOOD TRUCK! There will be three separate events throughout August:
Back-to-School Event #1
FREE backpack tags and goodie bags will be given out on August 14th to all students that attend the service at 10:00 am. The backpack tag is constant reminder that God is with the students in their daily life and that their church family will be praying for them throughout the year.
Back-to-School Event #2
Mission project of packing donated school supplies into backpacks will occur on August 21st at 10:00 am. Don't have any students at home? All are invited to be a blessing to other less fortunate children by donating backpacks and school supplies or by making an ONLINE DONATION. The gifts will be blessed and distributed to Vista del Camino Recreation Center to help families that need extra support at the beginning of a school year. Vista del Camino is a recreational facility in south Scottsdale that offers after-school care, clothing, food and financial support to less fortunate children.
Back-to-School Event #3
The Sunday School PARTY on August 28th at 10:00 am will include will include balloon artistry, a Noah’s ark "craftivity", and FREE yummy donuts from BITES DONUTS FOOD TRUCK.
NSUMC is collecting new backpacks and school supplies for the Vista del Camino Community center in south Scottsdale. These supplies support local families who don't have the ability to supply them to their children. Items are due by August 21st. You can learn more about this mission project here.
Online financial contributions are also being accepted until August 28th. You can donate using this form by selecting the "Family Ministries" fund from the dropdown.
Thank you to the community, and literally the world, for following the NSUMC Pinterest page! We now have 12K followers! If you would like to check out our church activities and Sunday School lessons, check them out here.
Pastor Chris has open office hours at the following times:
You can schedule a visit here: www.calendly.com/christopher-14
The month of July is NSUMC Nametag Month! Wearing your NSUMC nametag is a great way for our new pastor to put names to faces (and to help the congregation get to know each other better)! The Membership Committee will have paper ones available on Sundays as well. If you would like to order a replacement nametag, please contact the office.
July 13th | 9:30am Women4women Packing Party
July 20th | 9:00am Jam Session - Making Peach and Mixed Berry
July 25th | 11:30am Summer Lunch Series at Black Bear
August 2nd | 11:30am Summer Lunch Series at US Egg
August 10th | 11:00am Summer Lunch Series at Maui Pasta
We welcome new faces into a ministry where you get to honor your gifts and passions as you seek to be a blessing to others.
The Summer Sunday School program is a perfect place to share your gifts and passions. You can commit to as many or as few Sundays as you are interested in or have the time for. We have ten Sundays from June 5th through August 7th that need to be filled by adults who love children and God. Twenty positions are available (two adults for our class at 10:00 a.m. ages 3-12 classes) to fill our Summer Sunday School teaching calendar. We will supply the curriculum and the support.
Please consider sharing just ONE SUNDAY, and that’s just ONE HOUR. Please sign up here or email firstname.lastname@example.org so you can share your time, gifts and passions.
Come enjoy the Food Truck Party Evening Event hosted on Friday, June 17th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the parking lot of the church! We invite all families to celebrate the best of food truck cuisine and dine at our Food Truck Party Celebration! Multiple food trucks will be attending to help create an awesome foodie celebration, including...
Diner on Wheels: All the diner specialties that you can think of including an assortment of hamburgers, hot dogs, chili dogs, corn dogs, grilled cheese, fries, onion rings, and even a Root Beer float!
Copper State Pizza: Their menu includes 10” pizzas and calzones! They offer ten different combinations for the pizza lover!
El Taco Santo Gilbert: This food truck will satisfy your taco pallet with quesadillas, tacos, keto bowls, Horchata and beverages!
If you would like to add something to the calendar or reminder, please use the Submission Form or contact: email@example.com.