Week of April 19, 2015 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, April 19th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

12:30 PM Book Group in Perry Room

Monday, April 20th: 7:00 PM Outreach Committee

Thursday, April 23rd: 1:00 PM Bible Study at Bourne UMC

Sunday, April 26th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

Monday, April 27th:  9:00 AM DCOM

BOOK GROUP TODAY: Today at 12:30 we’re all invited to a discussion of Wright’s booklet, The Challenge of Easter. We’ll meet in the Perry Room (for an hour or less) for the next four weeks. The book has five chapters, each about a fifteen minute read. Copies of the book are available from Tim (no charge). All warmly welcome.

THERE WILL BE NO PASTOR’S OFFICE HOURS this Wednesday, April 22nd.

OUTREACH ANNOUNCEMENT: We are continuing with our collection of items for the Cataumet Shelter. This includes gently used clean sheets and blankets (twin and full size), brand new pillows, household goods – dishes, pots & pans, silverware and children’s activity books and crayons. Please see the April newsletter for a complete list of our upcoming projects. The next meeting for Outreach Committee will be Monday, April 20th at 7pm.

BUMC THRIFT SHOP NEWS: Spring clothes are available as of March 30th, lots of new things and a welcome change from WINTER. Thank you to the staff who have worked extra time to prepare the clothes for weeks. Please come, shop and support us, as the church and its missions rely onour ability to contribute funds (an average if $20,000 per year over the past 5 years. ) Easter items are now also available. See you there!

MAY NEWSLETTER DEADLINE: The deadline for articles and information for the May newsletter is Tuesday, April 28th. Please have any information you would like included, into the church office by that day. Thank you!

FALMOUTH CHORALE: Glory, Hallelujah! Concerts Saturday, May 2 at 4PM and Sunday, May 3 at 4PM. Songs commemorating the end of the Civil War. John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford St, Falmouth. Tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for students online at www.falmouthchorale.org At door $25. For more information call (774) 392-2383.