WHO- Winter hospitality Overflow
The 2 shelters opened on Nov. 11 Both using limited volunteers for this year. We are signed up to serve at both sites and provide evenings meals during our shifts. We will serve St. Paul Single Men’s Shelter from Wed. DEC 8 – Fri. Dec 10. St Paul’s provides meals and overnight stay for 30 single men. During this time, we will need 2 volunteers to cover the 5:30 – 8:30 pm shift. (YES, this is different from past years, NO OVERNIGHTS). Volunteers will…
Meet to decide any changes to our reopening plan
Social Justice Team Meeting
Social Justice Team – First Meeting! The first meeting of the new Social Justice Team will be held on Thursday, January 6 at 6:30 p.m. The team will start by gathering information and making decisions to inform the type of work we wish to undertake through this team. If you are interested in attending, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom information.
Christmas Eve Services
Christmas Eve Services will be at 4 pm, 7 pm and 9 pm with the 4 pm being directed towards families. Come Celebrate the Birth of the Christ Child with us.
longest night service
December 21, 2021 6:30 PM Join us in person or virtually for a peaceful service amid the hubbub of the holiday season. Particularly if you struggle with the holidays due to painful anniversaries, financial struggles, or other things that make Christmas hard, this service is for you.
Advent Book Study
· Monday November 29 · Monday December 20. Advent is a time of preparing for Christmas. How will you prepare for the celebration of the coming of the Christ Child? I invite you to join me on a journey as we travel with Mary and discover the gifts she received from Jesus, the same gifts we receive. Imagine Jesus from Mary’s point-of-view—proud of her son, in awe of his mission, guided by love for him as a person. In his book,…
We would love for you to join us during our piano recital on December 19 at 2:00 p.m.
Caroling Party Join us on Saturday, December 18 at 1:00 PM for a Caroling Party. We will meet at the church and then walk across our North Lot to the neighborhood behind it to sing Christmas carols. Many of us have missed singing! We will be outside and physically distance from each other so it will be safer to sing and provide a chance to reach out to some of our neighbors. Come prepared for the weather.
ALL Youth Christmas Party
All Youth Christmas Party! All Youth Christmas Party details: On Wednesday, Dec 15 at 6:30-7:45pm we will ALL meet together for a Christmas Party to kick off Winter Break. Everyone should bring a gift $5 or less for the gift exchange. Make sure it is gender neutral and something you would enjoy receiving.
Charge Conference is the annual business meeting of the church. In addition to basic business like adopting the pastor’s salary and electing officers, this year our District Superintendent, Kathleen Weber will lead us in a reflection around racial injustice.
Lions Club Shredding Event
A local Lion’s Club will be hosting a free paper shredding event in the parking lot of the church Saturday, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. This is a fundraising event for the Lion’s Club so while there isn’t a fee for shredding, donations are appreciated.