United Methodist Women
United Methodist Women is a community of women whose purpose is:
To know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ
To develop a creative supportive fellowship and
To expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.
UMW Gatherings: All ladies of UMC are welcome! Feel free to bring a friend!
New Kitchen Appliance Orientation
Contact Laurie Edwards if you have questions about the kitchen.
UMW Book Club
The Open Doors book club meets the 3rd Tuesday of each Month 1-2 pm, in the new Adult Education room. All are invited to attend, the book club is open to the general public. For more information, call Katie Fletcher 879-0196.
December 19th: Gods and Kings (#1 of Chronicles of the Kings) by Lynn Austin
REACH FOR THE STAR
Advent Service and time of fellowship
Monday, December 4th
6 pm - 7:30 pm
UMC Heart of Steamboat
Please bring a friend and join in this advent celebration. We will begin the service in the Labyrinth Room and adjourn to Fellowship Hall afterwards for food and fellowship. Please bring a small appetizer or dessert to share as we begin this holy season of Advent. There will also be an opportunity to give to our UMW *World Thank Offering. Questions? Contact Sandy Spiegel 970.846.5146.
*What is that? World Thank Offering is a channel of UMW Mission Giving and an opportunity for individuals to respond to God's abundance and grace with spontaneous gifts of gratitude. The funds collected are used in the total program of mission and advocacy in the United States and around the world.The World Thank Offering, giving freely and abundantly in response to God's goodness, has been the way of life for United Methodist Women for almost 150 years.
AND A FEW Opportunities to share your talents....
*Sk8 Church Meal for
Monday, December 11th:
We need food for 30 hungry Teens!
Main Dish, Salad, Dessert needed.
Please let Nancy know if you are available/willing to help? (email@example.com or 846.2630)
*Holiday Exchange Market food for Friday Dec 15 and Saturday Dec 16
We need two coffee cakes and a few loaves of quick bread.
We need 3-4 dozen Christmas/Holiday cookies
Please let Nancy know if you are willing to bake these and drop them off at the church kitchen on Thursday Dec 14th?
(firstname.lastname@example.org or 846.2630)
*And if you want to volunteer or donate to the Holiday Exchange Market, visit: Volunteer: http://signup.com/go/zuyrJjJ
or Donate: http://signup.com/go/PPTcmoY
To RING BELLS FOR UNITED WAY: Check out the signup here (CUT AND PASTE THIS LINK): https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/2066534/false#/invitation
And Finally...We will elect new UMW officers at Monday's Advent Gathering. The ballot will be as follows:
President: Nancy Mucklow
Vice Pres. Bonnie McFarland
Secretary: Marcia Merchant
Treasurer: Robin Schuellein
Dinners for SK8 Church
SK8 Church Meals - We are providing dinner for SK8 Church on the 3rd Monday of each month. Food needed: a Main Dish for 15 (x2), Salad for 25, Dessert for 25, and a volunteer to deliver the meal by 6 pm that evening. A sign-up sheet for is available in the Fellowship Hall, or contact Nancy Mucklow: 846.2630 email@example.com