Know of someone recovering from illness or injury and in need of a Son-Shine Express visit? Please notify Darla Jones or the church office.
The new sanctuary banners, along with upcoming Christmas banners were purchased by the Witness Committee with Ruth Thomsen memorial funds.
Confidential prayer requests may be left in the wooden box on the usher’s table in the narthex for Pastor Scott to read and pray over.
The church office will be closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving.
December 10 is BUMC’s Christmas program. Come enjoy the chancel choir, bell choir, children, and soloists to inspire your Christmas spirit.
Footprints Youth will not meet Thanksgiving weekend.
Share your smile and hospitality. Please sign up to share coffee and cookies with your church family after 10:30 service, or to usher at 10:30 service. Registration sheets are on the office window.
The Adult Sunday School class is studying Down to Earth by Mike Slaughter. Join this 9:30 am Sunday morning class to challenge simplistic, materialistic attitudes about Christmas and to explore this amazing miracle of God with skin on, a God who walks, talks, lives and loves—Jesus. It challenges us to recommit to loving more fully. A book is waiting for you!
An Advent Class meets Tuesdays at 7 pm. Come study The Journey by Adam Hamilton, led by Hope Peckham. Historical information, archaeological data, and personal reflections surrounding the birth will help Christmas become more real and heart-felt in this five-week study. Let Pastor Scott know if you’re interested.
Today is United Methodist Student Day. Optional donations will benefit Methodist student scholarships. Offering envelopes will be inserted in the bulletins.
Today is also God’s Storehouse Sunday, the fourth Sunday of the month. Groceries, cleaning items, and hygiene items may be placed in the collection box outside the office door.
Stewardship cards for 2018 pledges of time, talent, and financial gifts are in the narthex. Please complete yours and put it in the offering plate. These are confidential commitments.
Hanging of the Greens is Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 7 pm. Join your church family to decorate BUMC for Advent and Christmas!
A microphone is available for making announcements and sharing joys. We want everyone to hear you.