Welcome Home!

The Bourne UMC will be joining in worship again outdoors on the church lawn, Sunday, August 16th at 11 am. As with every reopening these days, there are a few guidelines. As joyous as it will be to see each other again, it will be necessary for everyone to wear a mask, and while waving at each other is encouraged, everyone must limit social interaction by maintaining social distancing at all time, before, during, and after the service. It is requested that you bring your own chair.There will two greeters on the lawn at the edge of the parking lot. After you say hello to one of them, they will direct you to an usher who will show you where to put your chair. Everyone is encouraged to come early (at least 15 minutes) so there is time to be seated before the beginning of the service. If there is a line by the greeter, please maintain a distance of six feet from the person in front of you. The usher will hand you the bulletin. At the end of the service wait to leave until an usher has directed you to do so. Please wave to everyone as you leave but as hard as it will be, do not stop to chat with each other or the Pastor. We can best show our loving care for each other by following these guidelines.If you are ill, please remain home and watch our service online. If you become ill after having attended a service, it is asked that you call the church office to let someone know. If it is raining, please attend the online service.Remember, even though we are apart God is...

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THRIFT SHOP REOPENING MONDAY AUGUST 3rd

OUR THRIFT SHOP WILL BE OPENING MONDAY AUGUST 3rd, 2020. OPEN: Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat 10-3 for customersDONATIONS:Will not be accepted until September and then after, will be only [Wed & Sat by appt only (Please call 508-759-4898 Tues, Thurs, Fri from 9-1 to make appt.)REQUIREMENTS: Face masks required & gloves will be providedMust be worn at all times while in shopMust follow signs arrows for marked directional flowMust maintain social distancing of 6’RESTRICTIONS: Limited capacity of 3 customers in shopNO dressing rooms availableNO restrooms...

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March 8, 2020 – Bourne

THIS WEEK IN THE LIFE OF THE PARISH Sunday, March 8th: 11:00 AM  –  Worship Service Monday, March 9th: 10:00 AM – Aptuxcet 6:30 PM Lenten Study (Tracy’s) Tuesday, March 10th: 1:00 PM – Lenten Study (BUMC Sanctuary) Wednesday, March 11th: 10:00 AM –  Prayer Group 5:00 PM Aptuxcet Thursday, March 12th: 1:00 PM – Bible Study Sunday, March 15th: 11:00 AM – Worship Service OUR SMALL GROUP discussion of Methodist beliefs, history and what membership means group meets Sundays from about 12:30-1:15. All Welcome. LENTEN STUDY will continue this week, with two day/time options available. Please see the March Newsletter for more details. PRAYER GROUP meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month. APRIL 4 is New England Annual Conference/RISEM District Listening Session, please speak with Pastor Tim if you are interested in...

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December 22, 2019 – Cataumet

ANNOUNCEMENTS Christmas Eve services will be in Cataumet at 7 pm and Bourne at 9 pm. ADDITIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Bible Study resumes in January on Thursdays, 1pm, in the Perry Room at the Bourne church. EVENTS EVERY WEEK Sunday 7:45 am Choir practice Sunday 9:00 am Worship Sunday 7 :30 pm AA Meeting Monday 7:30 pm NA Meeting Tuesday 7:00 pm AA Meeting Thursday 7:00 pm NA Meeting Saturday 9:00 am Osteo Exercise

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CHILI AND CONCERT

On October 10th at the Bourne UMC at 5:30 pm we will serve Chili and Cornbread  (also beverage and dessert). No tickets needed for the meal, but donations gratefully accepted that evening. At 6:30 pm “The Kempters” will share their musical ministry. These gifted Southern artists say,  “It is truly our joy to share the faith and hope we all have in Christ Jesus.” Their music is very unique and they cover a wide range of genres. People say they have a little something for everyone. No admission charge for concert, however, a love offering will be received for this band. This ministry began in 2007 and since that time they have shared their music in churches and civic organizations all across the country. They are a home-school family and the children range in age from 16 to 28. Members (above) are Charli on drums, Nathan on bass, Dani on piano, Chris on fiddle & Jo plays mandolin. Hope to see you there. You’re going to be awfully glad you came! Be sure to visit their website and see this article to learn more about them. www.thekempters.net https://tribunepowell.wordpress.com/2014/10/23/my-afternoon-with-the-kempters/ Chaz (their Dad) passed away suddenly of a heart attack on March 10th, 2019 – two years to the day that (their Mom) passed away. The Kempter children say, “Dad lives on in our hearts and we seek to carry his legacy...

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Upcoming Event – July 21, 2019

Celebrating  225 years in  Bourne Village! The Bourne United Methodist Church invites you to join in the celebration.  Sunday, July 21st 11 am on the Briggs-McDermott House lawn there will be an historical commemorative service.  Meet Jesse Lee, John Perry, Ellis Swift, Amelda Perry, Betsey Keene and others as they share their remembrances of life in Monument/Bourne Village.  The BriggsMcDermott House is directly across the street from the church on Sandwich Road in Bourne Village. There will be a Family Picnic immediately following the service.  Bring a picnic lunch for your family and share news and fellowship with others, just as it was done years ago.  Dessert and beverages will be provided.   In case of rain, there is a contingency plan. Everyone is...

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