We're glad you've stopped by our home on the internet and hope you'll stop by and visit our home in Burlington! If you are looking for a church home or if you want to explore what it means to follow Jesus contact us for more information or come by on Sunday! JOIN US IN WORSHIP Sunday mornings at 8:15 or 10:30. Dec. 21: God is Faithful John 1:6-8, 19-28Dec. 28: Be Holy Happy Psalm 119:1-8Jan. 4: Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign Matthew 2:1-12Jan. 11: Baptized for What Mark 1:4-11Jan. 18: Speak Lord, for Your Servant is Listening 1 Samuel 3:1-8Jan. 25: Called, But not Happy Jonah 3:1-10
CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP IS AT 5 PM AND 7 PM
Join us for carols, special music, candlelight, and communion.Come celebrate the birth of Jesus together.
Worship Times Sundays 8:15 am Traditional Worship 10:30 am Blended Worship with Choir
Office Hours 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Monday thru Friday
ANNOUNCEMENTS from the Dec. 21 Bulletin
Please Join Us for fellowship in Garst Hall following 10:30 service. Our focus is on fellowship; refreshments are available.
It’s Not Too Late to join Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. The 9-week study begins Sunday, Jan. 11. Register by Dec. 29 so that materials can be ordered for you. Questions? Call Pastor Scott: 913-522-0098 or the church office 364-2181. Invite your friends. Scholarships are available.
Celebrate Christmas Eve here at 5 pm or 7 pm. Enjoy the Christmas story along with carols, special music and candles. Communion will be served at the 7 pm service.
Ignite 2015 will be held at the Burlington Library 9 am to noon Saturday, Jan. 10. All BUMC is invited to have a voice at this brainstorming/goal-setting meeting to discuss strategies for effective ministry at BUMC. Brunch will be provided. Mark your calendar and plan to attend.
Are You in Mission? On the tear-off strip, please mark if you participated on behalf of the congregation any time this past week in a ministry intended to transform people in your community, your region, or the world.
A Pastoral Visit request form is on the bulletin tear-off strip. If you desire a home visit, please include details of a good time to find you home.
Please Wear a Nametag, if you are willing. This will help us all learn each others’ names. Do you need one? Please mark the bulletin tear-off strip and we’ll be happy to make one for you!
For the Holidays, the church office will be closed Dec. 24-26 and New Years Day.
A Hospitality List for 2015 is on the office window. Please take a moment and schedule a time to share hospitality next year after 10:30 worship. Goodies do not have to be homemade.
Give Christmas Away through Advent
TODAY! Caravan to Carol at The Meadows and Life Care Center following 10:30 service. Come join the caroling to share God’s love and give Christmas away.
Write a Christmas card to a homebound friend or family member. Cards and addresses are available in the narthex. Complete a card, address the envelope, and leave it in the basket to be mailed to BUMC friends and family.
Socks and Undies Sundays continue! Gather new socks and underclothes to share with the elementary school’s clothes closet and God’s Storehouse. Last year BUMC collected 190 pairs of underwear and 159 pairs of socks. Will we beat last year’s totals?
Thank You for sharing baked goodies and fruit for plates given to homebound family and friends. The plates were beautiful, and so were the smiles of those receiving them. Your generosity makes a difference.