Events for the week of 12/2/12

Ministry Events this week
8:30am – Contemporary Worship with Communion
9:45am – Sunday school (Nursery through Adult)
11:00am – Traditional Worship (childcare available)
2:30pm – Congregate Feed at New Hope Ministries
8:30am – Men’s 2nd Monday Breakfast
7:00pm – SPRC
6:45pm – Windy Kids
7:30pm – Praise Team rehearsal
7:00pm – Chancel Choir rehearsal
10:00am – AA Meeting
6:00pm – Table on the Ridge Modern Worship

We will be taking a special offering this morning (12/9) for the UM churches and pastors from New Jersey who were affected by Hurricane Sandy. Please mark an offering envelope “SANDY-NJ”. Checks made payable to WHUMC.

Our Christmas Gathering begins tonight (12/9)t at 5:00pm. We’ll serve sandwiches and chips, play trivia games, and hold a sing-along. At 6:15pm “The Polar Express” will be shown.

S.A.S.S. meets this Friday, December 14, at Delallo’s Restaurant at 11:30am. Please bring a white elephant gift.

The Community Committee is hosting “Birthday in Bethlehem” this Saturday, December 15, from noon-2:00pm for all children in the community. RSVP by calling or emailing the church office.

Mary Jean Beaver’s family invites the congregation to help celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, December 23, from noon-2:30pm in Fellowship Hall. A light lunch and cake will be served. No gifts, please, although funny cards are welcome!

The Angel Tree is in the Narthex. Choose an angel and return your wrapped gift by next Sunday, December 16. Gifts are for the residents of Mt. Vernon Nursing Home.

The Mitten Tree is located in the hall outside the sanctuary. Please bring mittens, hats, and/or scarves for the children at the Domestic Violence Services of SWPA.

The 2013 Flower Chart is in the Narthex. Sign up early to reserve your special date(s). Cost is $18. Checks made payable to WHUMC.