Week of October 16, 2016 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, Oct. 16th: 11:00 AM Worship Service

Stewardship Luncheon

Monday, Oct. 17th: 9:00 AM DCOM

6:00 PM Finance Committee

7:00 PM Church Council

Thursday, Oct. 20th: 1:00 PM Bible Study at Bourne UMC

4:00 PM Horizons for Homeless Children

Sunday, Oct. 23rd: 11:00 AM Worship Service

2:15 PM Bible Costume Party

 

The Stewardship Campaign will be celebrated today with a luncheon of the congregation immediately after church. Please plan to stay and share the joy of God’s gifts.

THE CHURCH OFFICE will be open on Wednesday instead of Thursday this week.

Bible Costume Party on Sunday Oct 23, 2:15-4:15, Crain Hall. Comes as any bible character. (Be creative…) Pizza etc provided. Please let Reah or Tim know if you are coming so we can know how much to order.

BACKPACK UPDATE: These items are urgently needed: Cereal-cold, any kind, Oatmeal packets, Jelly, Mayonnaise, Canned tuna, Canned chicken, Canned pasta with meat-raviolis, lasagna, spaghetti with meatballs, Hot cocoa and Microwave popcorn.

THE PUMPKIN PATCH SIGN-UP is in Crain Hall. Workers are needed to cover shifts. Please sign up to help with this important outreach project!

CHILDREN’S CLOTHING EXCHANGE: We are now accepting gently used warm winter children’s clothes, sizes 0-14, for our Free Children’s Clothing Exchange  opening in November, 2016. Clothes may be dropped off at the Thrift Shop or dropped off in the church hall Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday mornings.  The Exchange plans to be open the first Saturday of each month from 9:30 am to noon starting November 6th.

OUR ANNUAL CHURCH CONFERENCE will be Monday, November 28th at 7:00pm, here at BUMC. Annual reports are due by November 1st.

FALMOUTH CHORALE: “Mozart 260” – celebrating the 260th anniversary of Mozart’s birth! Saturday, Oct 22nd at 4pm and Sunday, Oct. 23rd at 4pm at John Wesley UMC in Falmouth. For more details, see Joan Davis.