Week of March 8, 2015 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, March 8th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

Monday, March 9th: 11:00 AM Aptuxcet Garden Club

7:00 PM Worship Committee

7:00 PM Saints and Singers Chorus (?)

Thursday, March 12th: 1:00 PM Bible Study at Bourne UMC

Saturday, March 13th: 10:00 AM Bourne Historical Society

Sunday, March 15th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

12:30 PM Book Group (see below)

Monday, March 16th: 6:00 PM Finance Committee

7:00 PM Church Council

Practicing the Presence of God — We’ll practice and share our notes in a small group, meeting after church in the Perry Room (BUMC), Sundays March 15, March 22, March 29. We’ll discuss the very short book, The Practice of The Presence of God and our own practice. For a free copy of the book please speak with Tim. (Or call 508 563 9215)

Pastor Tim will be on vacation March 2-11. He will be checking phone messages once a day. Pastor Brian Wood of Swift UMC in Sagamore will be on call if there are emergencies. His cell is 401-529-9064.

SOUP SUNDAY – POSTPONED TO 3/22: Mark your calendars! This year, Soup Sunday will be Sunday, March 22nd. We hope that people will be able to contribute their wonderful homemade soups. Please sign up on the list in Crain Hall.

The Bourne Contra Dance restarts on March 28, from 8-11pm. in Crain Hall. Tony Parkes will lead dances, Amy Larkin and friend will play music, Tom Goux will provide sound system. All are invited. Admission $8 adults, $5 youth 10-17. More details to follow.

Upper Cape Chaplaincy (UCC) invites us to designate one of our members to serve on their Board. They are looking people with a heart for hospital and nursing home chaplaincy who will pray for UCC’s mission and flourishing. Board meets second Tuesday of month at Falmouth Congregational Church at 5:15 pm, usually till 6:30 or 7pm. We have several fundraisers a year. Please speak with Tim if interested.

LITURGISTS NEEDED: Please sign up!

FALMOUTH CHORALE: Life, Death & Victory: Handel’s Messiah Parts II & III. (Passion, Resurrection and Final Judgment) John Yankee, Artistic Director. Concerts Saturday March 21 at 4 PM. Sunday, March 21 at 3 PM. Falmouth Academy, Tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for students online at www.falmouthchorale.org. At door/$25. More info at 774.392.2383