Week of November 20, 2016 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

Sunday, Nov. 20th: 11:00 AM  Worship Service

Hanging of the Greens

Monday, Nov. 21st: 6:00 PM Finance Committee

7:00 PM Church Council

7:00 PM Saints & Singers Chorus

Thursday, Nov. 24th: 12:00 PM Thanksgiving Dinner at

Cataumet UMC (until 2pm)

Sunday, Nov. 27th: 11:00 AM Worship Service

3:00 PM Girl Scouts

Monday, Nov. 28th: 7:00 PM Church Charge Conference

HANGING OF THE GREENS is after worship today! Please plan to stay and help decorate our church for the Christmas season.

THE THANKSGIVING DINNER at Cataumet UMC will take place again this year on November 24th, from 12pm to 2pm. It is free of charge and all are welcome! Take-out meals will be available.

THE CHURCH OFFICE will ONLY be open on Tuesday this week. Happy Thanksgiving!

OUR ANNUAL CHURCH CONFERENCE will be Monday, November 28th at 7:00pm, here at BUMC. Desserts will be provided.

CHILDREN’S CLOTHING EXCHANGE: We continue to accept gently used warm winter children’s clothes, sizes 0-14, which may be dropped off at the Thrift Shop or in the church hall. The exchange is open the first Saturday of each month from 10am to 12pm.

BACKPACK PROJECT: 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. A complete list is available in Crain Hall.

THE DECEMBER NEWSLETTER DEADLINE is Tuesday, Nov. 29th.

THE ANNUAL COOKIE WALK is coming up on Friday, December 2nd, from  5:00pm to 6:30pm. We will be needing lots of cookies!

Our Living Gift marketplace will be held after worship on Sunday, December 11th to benefit Heifer International. A petting zoo will be here from 12:15-1:30. Please mark your calendars!