Week of November 27, 2016 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH

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

3:00 PM Girl Scouts

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

7:00 PM Saints & Singers Chorus

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

6:00 PM Aptuxcet Garden Club

Thursday, Dec. 1st: 1:00 PM Bible Study at Bourne UMC

7:00 PM Saints & Singers Chorus

Friday, Dec. 2nd: 5:00 PM Cookie Walk & History Tour

Saturday, Dec. 3rd: 9:30 AM Children’s Clothing Exchange

Sunday, Dec. 4th: 11:00 AM Worship

Monday, Dec. 5th: 12:30 PM UMW Christmas Potluck Lunch

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

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

THE COOKIE WALK is this Friday, December 2nd, from 5pm to about 6:30pm. Cookies are needed! Please sign up in Crain Hall. Cookies can be dropped off  between 9am and 3pm that day. Help is also needed during and after the cookie walk. Please plan to stop by and stock up on your favorite cookies! Tours of the sanctuary will also be given during that time, so people can see our church and learn about our history.

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 9:30am 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.

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!

THE SAINTS AND SINGERS CHORUS will present their Christmas Concert here at Bourne UMC, on Sunday, December 11th at 3:30pm. Entitled “Everything Glorious”, the 2016 Christmas Cantata features modern and traditional Christmas music in joyous celebration of the Good News of Christ’s birth.  There is no charge for admission at any of the venues.  Everyone is welcome.