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SENIOR NEWS
 DECEMBER SENIOR ADULT TRIP

On December 6th there is a Senior Adult trip to Crossville to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch at the Cumberland State Park and then on to the Cumberland Playhouse to see Scrooge.  We are opening this trip up to all ages.  There are 8 spots left, so please contact the office right away if you would like to book.  We have moved the deadline for signing and paying to Friday, November 21st.  This is always a wonderful trip so we hope you will plan to join us.  Cost is $25/person for the Playhouse and lunch is on your own.  Bonus is that they have such reasonable prices at the State Park restaurant and the food is amazing

SERVICE BANQUET

Our Service Banquet honoring the Sweetwater Police and Fire. Fighters will be held on Wednesday, November 19th at 6:00 pm. We will be enjoying a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings prepared by Roland Lange. Everyone is invited and there is no charge for your meal. Your contributions toward the purchase of turkeys would be greatly appreciated! Please see Anne in the office.

The Kids Christmas Parade is December 5, looking for people and kids to help decorate and to ride on the float!!

THANKSGIVING SERVICE
The Chancel Choir will join the Cokesbury UMC Choir for their Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 23rd at 7:00pm at Cokesbury United Methodist Church. It will be an evening of spiritual worship with wonderful choral music and solos by Doug Richesin and Michael Rodgers accompanied by a symphony orchestra. It is an event you will not want to miss. Everyone is invited!
POINSETTIAS
Once again this year the church will be decorated with Poinsettias purchased by members of the congregation in memory of, or in honor of, a loved one.   If you would like to purchase a 10” poinsettia (at a cost of $15.00), please fill in the form in your bulletin and turn it in with the offering, or put it in the box next to the office.   Be sure to mark your payment for Poinsettias so it will not be counted as offering.  You can also call the office at 337-7903 to place an order.  DEADLINE NOVEMBER 30TH.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER 

Wednesdays 

Bible Stories for 3-5 yr. olds @ 4:30-5:00 

Pre-School Choir for 3-5 yr. olds @ 5:00-5:30 

Children’s Choir K-5 from 5- 6 pm 

WEB @ 6:30 

 

YOUTH WEDNESDAY AND SUNDAY                  NIGHT:  5:30pm – 7:30pm

 

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