Week of April 26, 2015 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

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

12:30 PM Book Group in Perry Room

Monday, April 27th: 9:00 AM DCOM

Wednesday, April 29th: 10:00 AM Bourne Women’s Club Board

Thursday, April 30th: 1:00 PM Bible Study at Bourne UMC

Sunday, May 3rd: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

12:30 PM Book Group in Perry Room

Monday, May 4th: 1:00 PM UMW Meeting

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 few 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.

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!

FOOD PANTRY COLLECTION May 3rd: We will be collecting goods for the Bourne Friends Food Pantry on the first Sunday (communion Sunday) of every month. Items that are always needed include: cereals, juices, soups, peanut butter, pasta sauce, tuna, jelly, canned pasta, canned meats, baked beans, mac and cheese and toilet tissue. The food pantry serves over 300 families including more than 600 adults, seniors and children in our community.

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.

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.