Pastor Paul shared a wonderful photo prayer from United Methodist Communications during the sermon.
COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING SERVICE
NOV 22 GOOD SHEPHERD CATHOLIC CHURCH
Community Thanksgiving Service is to be held Sunday, November 22, at 7PM at Good Shepherd Catholic Church. The preacher will be Rev. W. F. Hampton, pastor of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.
FIFTH SUNDAY ADVENT BRUNCH
NOV 29 BETWEEN SERVICES
What better way to begin the Advent season than enjoying brunch with your church family and friends! The next Fifth Sunday Brunch will be held between worship services on Sunday, November 29th, at 9:30am in Fellowship Hall. Sponsored by Family Life Ministry Committee, “Chef” Don Tummons and Carol Bailey have planned another delicious brunch just for you (including gluten free selections for those who require them).
This is another great opportunity to REACH OUT and invite a friend or neighbor to join you and attend worship together either before or after brunch.
Reservations can be made beginning this Sunday on posters in both the Narthex and Fellowship Hall. Donations to the Kitchen Fund will be accepted to cover the cost of the meal.
Come one, come ALL! Celebrate the beginning of Advent and this great time of fellowship!!
The last 2015 UMM dinner meeting will be on December 1st at 6 pm. Dinner to be provided by Dan Higgins and Gordon Waine. Devotion to be led by Larry Ream. Local author, Ed Devos, will discuss his new book, “Revenge at Kings Mountain”.
For more information on the UMM, go to http://mccormickumc.org/united-methodist-men
CHRISTMAS IN McCORMICK PARADE
DEC 5 TIME TO BE ANNOUNCED
MUMC Community Functions Ministry Team has decided to share our church’s enthusiasm for Fellowship by participating in the Christmas in McCormick Parade! They would like you to wear a long-sleeved red shirt or jacket under your green MUMC t-shirt. And of course, wear your smiles! Mark the date. Saturday, December 5. Saturday the parade is scheduled for ten o’clock, but they will let us know the exact time and location.
“THE INNKEEPER’S DREAM”
DECEMBER 6 8:30AM AND 11AM
Rev. Dr. Paul Wood will present a dramatic monologue at both worship services on Sunday, December 6.
DEC 13 10AM
WEAR YOUR RED AND/OR GREEN!
The MUMC Choir will be presenting a Cantata on Sunday, December 13. So that all members and guests will be able to enjoy the choir, there will one service at 10AM. If you like to sing the Cantata, the rehearsals will be on Wednesdays at 7:30 and on Sundays at 10AM from Nov 4 to Dec 13. Everyone is welcome!
NOTE: At the end of the service, the congregation and visitors will be asked to come forward and join the choir, Donnell, Paul, Kay and Jeanne for a picture. Wear your smiles and your red and/or green!
DINNER FOR EIGHT
Dinner for Eight will resume with a potluck on January 10 at 6:00 p.m. There will be a sign-up poster in the Fellowship Hall from Nov 22 until the end of December. Everyone can bring whatever they like. Meat will be provided. We will draw the new groups at that time. We will take 6 months to have 4 dinners in the homes. Singles are welcome and subs are needed. All are invited to the dinner!
TUESDAY JAN 12 7PM TO 9PM
Community Functions Ministry Team is planning a Game Night for Tuesday, January 12. This will be a wonderful opportunity to invite neighbors and friends to a fun night at MUMC! Snacks and soda will be provided. The night will start with a short description of the games, and then the fun will begin! To be sure there will be enough tables, games and snacks, there will be a sign up.
SAVE THE DATES
There will be a Horticultural Program held in our Fellowship Hall on the following dates: Feb 16, Feb 18, Feb 23 and Feb 25
It will cover soils, plant nutrients and mulch, annuals, perennials, woody ornamentals and pruning. Some sessions will discuss lawns and Lawn care and pesticides, sprayers and fertilizing equipment. This will be open to the community.
FRIDAY DEC 11 2-4PM
There will be an Advent Tea at the Lutheran by the Lake Church on Friday, December 11. Tea, cookies, and fellowship time will be followed by a Christmas Program in the Sanctuary. For a courtesy ticket, email Jean Randall. Deadline for the ticket is December 7.
Christmas at PC 2015
"A Celtic Christmas"
The Presbyterian College in Clinton SC will once again present a Christmas program of choirs, orchestra, bells and audience caroling on Friday night, December 4th at 7 p.m., Saturday evening, December 5th at 7 p.m. and on Sunday afternoon, December 6th at 3 p.m. These beautiful musical programs will be held in the Belk Auditorium on the Presbyterian College campus in Clinton. Tickets are $10 and may be reserved by contacting Beverly Davis of the Presbyterian College Music Department at 864-833-8470. You will receive your tickets via e-mail. Don't miss it!