Christ United Methodist Church
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August, 2016 Blog Entries

Youth Ropes Course – Oct 8

Posted on: August 31st, 2016

Heard Museum Ropes Course All 7th-12th grade youth (& adults) are invited to challenge yourself today on the ropes course at the Heard Museum on Saturday, October 8th! The museum is located at 1 Nature Place in McKinney, but you will go straight to the ropes course at the end of Sharon Road (map to… Read More >>

Annual CUMC Women’s Retreat – Oct 8

Posted on: August 30th, 2016

Registration is open for the annual CUMC Women’s Retreat, which will be held at Springhill Retreat Center in Richardson, October 8th, 10am – 3pm. The theme of this year’s retreat is “Be Bold,” and will be led by CUMC member Heather Holba. Lunch is provided, and the retreat will be limited to 25 women who… Read More >>

Princeton BBQ, Blitz and Blizzard

Posted on: August 25th, 2016

We really want EVERY person to join us on Sunday morning, Nov.13th. We will provide lunch and then we will divide into 16 teams of individuals and families. Each team will be assigned a street or two in nearby neighborhoods. We will then go out and put door hangers on every door in our assigned area.  DATE: Sunday, November 13th… Read More >>

Youth Pumpkin Patch – September/October 2016

Posted on: August 25th, 2016

It’s time once again to welcome back our beloved Pumpkin Patch! This year marks the 13th Annual Youth Pumpkin Patch and we rely on volunteers like you to make it a success. Please consider volunteering your time at the patch in a two-hour shift. All students who work three two-hour shifts will be eligible for… Read More >>

Youth Lunch Bunch – Fall 2016

Posted on: August 24th, 2016

Lunch Bunch is for all 11th & 12th grade students with off-campus lunch. We will meet on Mondays during students’ lunch period. August/September: Meet at the church in the Seniors’ Sunday School classroom. Bring your own lunch! October: Meet & eat at a restaurant of the students’ choosing. We will post here once decided. November: Meet… Read More >>

Princeton 3:16 Kids

Posted on: August 18th, 2016

Princeton’s Children’s Program is now called 3:16 Kids Monday nights Children’s Program is available for Pre-K through 5th grade. Date: Mondays Starting August 22nd Time: 7:00-8:00pm Location: CUMC Ministry Center, 316 Main Street, Princeton For more information contact: Valerie Frasier, Director of Children’s Ministries (229)854-003  

Family Fall Fest – Oct 2

Posted on: August 18th, 2016

Join us on Sunday, October 2nd for our first Family Fall Fest from 12pm – 2pm in the North Parking Lot. Featuring fall-fun for all ages including a vintage car show, the Youth Pumpkin Patch, food trucks, obstacle courses, fall-themed games and so much more! This is a FREE community event so invite your friends… Read More >>

Disciples Fast Trak offers New Alternative to Classic “Disciples” Study

Posted on: August 16th, 2016

Eldon Frost will lead this class, which is an updated format from the classic 32 week long term commitment.  Each session will last 12 weeks, with the first focused on the Old Testament, and the second on the New Testament. Class meets on Wednesday nights at 630, starting on Sept 21.  The first session will… Read More >>

Princeton Super Hero Sunday

Posted on: August 9th, 2016

Let’s show our appreciation to our wonderful teachers. They are Super Heroes! We encourage you and your family to dress up as a Super Hero. DATE: Sunday, August 28th TIME: 10:15 am LOCATION: CUMC Worship Center, 310 Main Street, Princeton Nursery for the littles ones is available. For more information contact: Cathy Partridge, Lead Pastor of… Read More >>

Mom-to-Mom Registration has started

Posted on: August 9th, 2016

Registration has started for Mom-To-Mom This group of moms of young children is organized by Jenifer Padgett. Every two weeks, the groups meet to share devotionals, biblical lessons, and advice on parenting with each other. Join the circles that interest you and if you don’t see what you looking for, we start can start new Mom-To-Mom… Read More >>

Youth Cookie Crew Needed – Year-Round

Posted on: August 8th, 2016

It’s that time again to round up our cookie crew to start baking for our wonderful CUMC youth on Sunday mornings. Our youth look forward to these homemade goodies and it is a blessing to see kids going out into the world proclaiming their faith. If you would be willing to become part of our… Read More >>

Sports & Rec Volunteers Needed

Posted on: August 5th, 2016

Volunteers are always needed for the day-to-day operations of the Sports & Rec Center and it is a great way to meet new people! Contact us today to learn how you can get involved. There are several volunteer positions available at the Sports and Rec Center Front Desk Manager – Currently needed every other Monday… Read More >>

Sunday Morning Volunteers Needed

Posted on: August 5th, 2016

GREETERS: Smiles needed to greet people for our Sunday mornings services. If you would like to help, please contact Lisa Booth at for more information. THE JEEP: Children’s Ministry needs help manning the Jeep check-in station on Sunday mornings. Contact if you can help. WELCOME DESK: Your help is needed during the 11:00 am worship service. Answer… Read More >>

Youth Volunteers

Posted on: August 5th, 2016

Opportunities for Adults Our youth ministry is thriving! To continue this healthy growth, we are looking for quality Christian leaders who have a heart for youth. We have all types of volunteers. Serving as a leader is NOT an all or nothing position. You may serve one time or everyday. You may be an up-in-front… Read More >>

Raised in Spirituality – Sep 29

Posted on: August 5th, 2016

Raised in Spirituality: Incorporating The Spiritual Child into Daily Life Join us on Thursday, September 29 as we explore the scientific links between spirituality and children’s development. Author and Clinical Psychologist, Lisa Miller, will discuss the findings in her book, The Spiritual Child, followed by a panel of experts that will help us apply this to… Read More >>