Announcements

Announcements

Sunday Service
11:00 am
This is a blended worship of contemporary praise songs, traditional hymns and prayers.

Sunday School for All Ages
(mid-September thru mid-June)
9:30 am to 10:30 am
You can join anytime!

Fellowship Time
We have an opportunity to serve God by helping to serve others in our congregation by hosting our fellowship time. If you are unsure how to prepare, please see Martha and/or Bob Jones, our Fellowship Time coordinators. They are available to help you set up, make coffee, and answer any questions you might have.

Church Choir
(September through June)
Rehearses weekly on Sundays at 10:00 AM.
New members are always welcome.


EVENTS

CHRISTMAS CAROLING AND POTLUCK
We hope you can join us on Sunday, December 17, as we bring the joyful sounds of Christmas cheer and go Christmas caroling! We'll meet at the church at about 1:15, go to Oak Knoll to sing for the residents at 1:30, then go to sing for some of our church members. We'll have a potluck supper after that (about 5:30) at the church, open to all. Please prayerfully consider coming with us to help get others into the Christmas spirit.

Ad Council Meeting
December 20 at 7:00pm in the Parlor We will have a special meeting to discuss and vote on how much we can give for our Mission Shares this year.

Christmas Services at First United Methodist
Sun 12/24 6:30 PM Family Christmas Eve Service
Sun 12/24 11:00 PM Candle Light Service

From Susan McIntyre Newsletter Editor
Please leave articles and other information you would like to add in the Newsletter Mailbox at the church or email zooch51@yahoo.com. Deadline for all material is the 15th of each month.

Ministry at Oak Knoll
Third Sunday at 1:30 PM (March, June, September, December)
You are invited to join the people of Wesley UMC, who have been sharing "fun" music at Oak Knoll. We go on the third Sunday of every third month. If you have any questions, please contact Julie Rundlett.


MINISTRY & OUTREACH & VOLUNTEERS

Food Drive

Please bring 1 non-perishable food item each Sunday or once a month, fill a bag and place it in the shopping cart in the narthex.

Prayer Shawls
If you would like to help with the Prayer Shawl ministry, please contact Bonnie-jean Rowe. Her phone is 508-620-6698 and her email is bjrowe@verizon.net.

Campbell Soup Labels For Hattie B. Cooper CC
Please bring in UPC codes from products in the Campbell Soup family. A list of eligible products can be picked up on the Outreach table in the Narthex.

Request From The Nurture Team
The Nurture Team has ministry opportunities for you to make an occasional meal for those returning from the hospital or who just need a helping hand after an illness. Please contact Judean Feldman (508-872-8463 or jclf@rcn.com) or sign up on the sheet in the Narthex. Thank you.

Upper Room Alive
Copies of the November/December issue of THE UPPER ROOM are available in the Narthex. Please use the envelopes provided for your donation to cover the cost of these publications.

Toiletries For The Shadows Shelter
Please bring in new travel size shampoos, soaps, lotions to be donated to Shadows Shelter. There is a basket for them in the narthex.


WORSHIP HELPERS
December 2017

Greeters
Dec 3 Mike Rowe
Dec 10 John Carlson
Dec 17 Mike Rowe
Dec 24 John Carlson
Dec 31 Mike Rowe

Ushers
Dec 3 Johnson Family
Dec 10 Rowe Family
Dec 17 Osborne Family
Dec 24 Mike Rowe & John Carlson
Dec 31 Johnson Family

Readers
Dec 3 Bonnie-jean Rowe
Dec 10 Bob Jones
Dec 17 Judean Feldman
Dec 24 Ruthlyn Palmer
Dec 31 Ellen Ziedenburg

Fellowship & Flowers
Dec 3 (please sign up)
Dec 10 (please sign up)
Dec 17 (please sign up)
Dec 24 (please sign up)
Dec 31 (please sign up)

Counters
Dec 3 Bonnie-jean Rowe
Dec 10 Bob Jones
Dec 17 Judean Feldman
Dec 24 Ruthlyn Palmer
Dec 31 Ellen Ziedenburg

Communion
Liane Osborne