Week of December 6, 2015 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, Dec. 6th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

2:00 PM Girl Scouts (until 3:15pm)

Monday, Dec. 7th: 12:30 PM UMW Christmas Potluck

6:00 PM Slow Church Discussion Group @ the Parsons’ Residence

Sunday, Dec. 13th: 11:00 AM Worship & Church School

Wrap & Tag Party

3:00 PM Saints and Singers Concert

Monday, Dec. 14th: 6:00 PM Worship Committee

7:00 PM Church Council

THE DECEMBER NEWSLETTER IS AVAILABLE. Please pick up your copy on the way out this morning if you receive the printed copy.

ANY LAST MINUTE POINSETTIA ORDERS are due today. Please see Connie Soper with your order before you leave.

THE UMW CHRISTMAS POTLUCK LUNCHEON is tomorrow, Monday, December 7th, at 1:00pm. Dessert will be provided. The program will be the history of Christmas cards. Please contact Joan Davis and Connie Soper if you need a ride.

SLOW CHURCH DISCUSSION GROUP meets tomorrow night, at 6:00pm, at the Parsons’ residence. The meeting will be a potluck dinner, with discussion of the book Slow Church, by Christopher Smith and John Pattison. Please speak to Susan Goux or Kathy Parsons for more info, or see the article in the December newsletter. Everyone is welcome!

PASTOR TIM AND FAMILY will be away from December 10th to the 15th for Tim’s mother’s memorial service. Kathy Parsons will preach on the 13th.

NO BIBLE STUDY THIS WEEK. We will meet on December 17th.

Family to Family Project: All gifts need to be returned to church by next Sunday, December 13th. We will wrap and tag gifts after church on that day for distribution to the school later in the week. Questions? Call Marsha Burt.

THE SAINTS AND SINGERS CHORUS CONCERT is next Sunday, December 13th, at 3:00pm, here at Bourne UMC. Free admission.

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES: (Thursday, December 24th)

4:00pm Family Service – ABC’s of Christmas (Bourne UMC)

7:00pm Lessons and Carols (Cataumet UMC)

9:00pm Lessons and Carols ( Bourne UMC)