Date: 11/05/06 19:59:13
Subject: GMUMC NEWSLETTER 44/06====OPEN HEARTS, OPEN MINDS, OPEN DOORS.
The flowers on the altar this morning were given in memory of Elizabeth Giberson and
in memory of our deceased Saints.
A very big THANK YOU from the United Methodist Women to all those who contributed
to making the bazaar such a huge success. Over $1280.00 was realized from your efforts.
The Worship Committee is looking for a volunteer to coordinate altar flowers for Sunday
services. Contact Margaret Cyr (493-3028) if you can help.
The Adult Advent Bible Study is in the planning stages. Books for the 5 week class
are $13.00 and need to be ordered by November 15th. Let Darlene know if you plan to participate in this short-term study
called "Lighted Windows".
The Food Pantry needs canned fruit and veggies, chicken soup, packaged gravy and sauces.
Gray Memorial needs volunteers to stock shelves and fill boxes during November on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 11:30am.
Contact Deb Nichols (834-3292) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prayer concerns today are for Jean Hodgkins, Robert and Barbara Reiter, Priscilla Lagerstrom
Walther, Bill Barker, Diana Rauch, Phyllis Richardson, Mary Mitchell, Byrnes Belk, Brian and Missy Thompson and their children,
Landon and Sidney, the family of Dwight Fuller.
Tue 07 ELECTION DAY--exercise
your right to vote.
Wed 08 9:30am
Bible study @ Phil and Jean Turner's home.
Wed 08 Noon
Jennie Lyons---pot luck luncheon.
Thu 09 6:30pm
Staff Parish Relations Committee @ the Parsonage.
Sat 11 VETERAN'S
10am Cluster Council meeting @ Mars Hill UMC.
Sat 11 4:30 & 6pm
Harvest supper @ Gray Memorial UMC.
Tue 14 9:30am
UMW Executive Committee @ the church.
Tue 14 10:30am
Evangelism Committee @ the church.
7pm Church Council meeting @ the church.
SATURDAY, NOV 11---SITTINGS 4:30 & 6PM
TURKEY DINNER WITH ALL THE FIXINGS
ADVANCE TICKET SALES, ADULTS $10.00, CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER $5.00
URGENTLY NEEDED ARE CLEAN UP/SET UP PEOPLE,
ESPECIALLY BETWEEN SITTINGS.
CONTACT BOB THOMPSON (492-9401), DEL RAMEY (493-3295),
DAWN WESTMAN IN THE CHURCH OFFICE (498-2103).
ALSO NEEDED ARE FOOD PREPARERS, TO REPORT
TO THE KITCHEN @ 9AM.
THOUGHTS: (from the internet)
Don't worry about what people think; they don't do it very often.
A conscience is what hurts when all your other parts feel good.