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November, 2016 Blog Entries

Princeton Pjs and Pancakes

Posted on: November 30th, 2016

Come to church and enjoy breakfast on us. We will be serving up pancakes and sausage for everyone! Dress is casual – come in your pjs! Date: Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017 Time: 10:15am – 11:30am Location: CUMC Worship Center, 310 Main Street For more information contact: Cathy Partridge, Lead Pastor of Princeton Campus (214) 395-2288

Sports & Rec Building Closings

Posted on: November 29th, 2016

The Sports & Rec Center will be closed on the following days in 2016 and 2017.   Monday, December 19th: CLOSED ALL DAY due to gym floor annual maintenance Tuesday, December 20th: CLOSED ALL DAY due to gym floor annual maintenance Wednesday, December 21st: CLOSED ALL DAY due to gym floor annual maintenance Thursday, December 22nd:… Read More >>

Pastoral Advice to the Perfect Thanksgiving Prayer

Posted on: November 22nd, 2016

  For some of us, Thanksgiving is a relaxing day when we gather around the table with family and friends to give thanks for all the blessings God has provided to us. And for some, Thanksgiving is a spent stressing about what may be the most important conversation of the day – the one we share… Read More >>

Ushers needed for the Sanctuary

Posted on: November 17th, 2016

SANCTUARY USHERS: Greet and welcome those attending the three Sanctuary worship services, hand out bulletins, and take the offering each week.  New ushers are needed at all three services and especially for the balcony at 11:00.  Contact Pat Messick for more information at

Children’s Celebration in Bethlehem – Dec 3

Posted on: November 14th, 2016

On December 3rd, join us for Celebration in Bethlehem from 3:30 pm-4:30 pm. Children will enjoy decorating cookies, making a craft, hearing the Story of the Birth of Jesus, and making Christmas ornaments. Then at 4:30 pm, with advance registration, children are invited to stay for Parent’s Night Out from 4:30-8:30 pm where they will have a snack supper sponsored… Read More >>

Project Hope, Project Next Generation, & Technology Volunteers

Posted on: November 11th, 2016

–Coach a family in Project Hope by being a family/faith coach or a budget coach. Contact Laurie Kendig at for details and to learn how you can get trained for this wonderful opportunity.   –Coach/Tutor for youth involved in Project Next Generation. Also, meals are still needed for School on Sunday for PNG Youth.… Read More >>

Communion Servers for the Sanctuary

Posted on: November 10th, 2016

Additional communion servers are needed in all three Sanctuary services for the first Sunday of each month.  Anyone can be a communion server and it is a wonderful privilege to offer the sacraments of Christ’s love to the congregation. No experience is needed and training is provided.  If you are interested in becoming a communion server,… Read More >>

Princeton Advent Season 2016

Posted on: November 10th, 2016

Advent Sermon Series – “Under Wraps” – The Gift We Never Expected Date: Begins November 27th Time: 10:15 am LOCATION: CUMC Worship Center Advent Small Group Study Adults and Youth all welcome, Child care provided! Books available for purchase this Sunday for $10 (book not mandatory, but helpful) Date: Begins November 27th Time: 5:30 pm LOCATION: CUMC… Read More >>

CDC Christmas Sing-A-Long – Dec 15 & 16

Posted on: November 9th, 2016

CDC Families are invited to join us for a festive sing-a-long on Thursday, December 15 or Friday, December 16 in the Sanctuary at 11:00 am. Early release will follow at 12:00. For more information, contact at the CDC office.

Princeton City Tree Lighting

Posted on: November 9th, 2016

Christmas Tree Lighting and Community Dinner AND VISIT with SANTA! Help fill Santa’s toy bag with new unwrapped toys and enjoy a dinner served by City Employees. Dinner will be served from 4:30-7:00 (or until it is gone).  Bring your own camera to take a picture with Santa and his Elves. Calling all bakers . .… Read More >>

CDC Family Fun Night – Dec 8

Posted on: November 8th, 2016

Join CDC in your pajamas for a fun night of crafts, snacks and a special storytime on Thursday, December 8 6-7pm in Trinity Hall. Families and children of all ages are invited!

New Members- October 2016

Posted on: November 4th, 2016

Please welcome our newest members who joined Christ United Methodist Church in October.      

Family Mission: Meal Assembly – Nov 13

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

Assemble Send Hope Meal Packets Next Assembly: November 13th from 12:00-2:00pm. Register here You can volunteer to assemble and sponsor food packets that will be sent to an orphanage in Honduras. Complete meal packages can be created with a variety of rices and grains that can feed a family of 6 a nutritious and balanced… Read More >>

CDC Pre-K Hearing & Vision Screenings – Nov 14 & Nov 17

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

  CDC is offering the convenience of hearing and vision screenings for 3, 4 and 5 year olds during the school day on Monday, November 14 and Thursday, November 17. The form to register your child for any of these optional screenings will be sent home with all Pre-K 3s, Pre-K 4s and Transitional Kindergartners. The State of Texas… Read More >>

CDC Fall Food Drive Bingo – Nov 7-18

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

CDC is participating in CUMC’s Fall Food Drive from November 7-18. Each class will play “Bingo” as they collect the most needed items. When a class’ bingo card is blacked out, they win an ice cream party!  We will send home the list of items needed, but feel free to bring any non-perishable food items you… Read More >>