Week of August 30th, 2015 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, August 30th: 11:00 AM Worship

12:30 PM Psalms Discussion Group

Monday, August 31st: 7:00 PM Pumpkin Planning Meeting

Sunday, September 6th: 11:00 AM Worship

12:30 PM Psalms Discussion Group

THE SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER is available!

THERE IS A PUMPKIN PATCH PLANNING MEETING here at Bourne UMC tomorrow night, Aug. 31st, at 7:00pm.

CHURCH CHOIR REHEARSAL begins this Wednesday, Sept. 2nd from 7pm to 8:30pm.

The Psalms reading group will continue Sundays at 12:30 in the Perry Room, for at least a few more weeks. (Watch this space.) No meeting September 13.

Interested in becoming a member of this church? Please speak with Tim. We will schedule a group to discuss basic Christian and Methodist beliefs. People who are already members may also enjoy this group.

The Saints and Singers Chorus is holding its annual potluck dinner and listen-through at 6:30pm this Thursday, September 3, 2015, here at Bourne UMC. Please come if you are interested in joining!

UPPER CAPE CHAPLAINCY “LOBSTER ON THE CANAL” CRUISE: The Upper Cape Chaplaincy invites you to come aboard their “Lobster on the Canal” cruise Sunday, September 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., leaving from Onset pier. As you know, this interdenominational/interfaith organization financially supports Falmouth Hospital’s chaplain, as well as chaplains at JML, Royal Megansett Nursing and Retirement Home, Royal Cape Cod Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and Royal Nursing Center. Lobster rolls (or egg salad or chicken salad), chips, and dessert will be included. Tickets for this fund-raiser are $30. Please call Sandra Smith for tickets at 774-413-9120 or s.smith8@comcast.net Our chaplains are there to offer prayers and support in times of need.

UPCOMING UMW MEETINGS: The UMW executive board will meet on September 9th at 10:00am. The UMW Potluck Luncheon will be on Monday, September 14th at 12:30pm. Please see the newsletter for details.

CHILI & CONCERT FRIDAY SEPT. 18th at Bourne UMC. Starting at 6:00 pm we will serve Chili and Cornbread. No tickets needed for the meal but donations accepted to help us recoup our food cost. Starting at 7:00 pmThe Kempter Family” will share their musical ministry. This Handmade Gospel Band from Slapout, Alabama will perform their own unique style of Vintage Gospel. No admission charge for concert, however, a love offering will be received. Hope to see you there! You’re going to be awfully glad you came! Be sure to visit their website to learn more about them and hear their music. www.thekempters.com