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April, 2017 Blog Entries

Morning Watch, April 23, 2017

Posted on: April 23rd, 2017

Read this week’s announcements relevant to adult ministries and Sunday classes. If you have questions about these, or if you would like to be added to the list to receive each week, please contact cathy@cumc.com the-morning-watch-04232017

Princeton Leadership Meeting – April 23

Posted on: April 20th, 2017

Leadership Meeting Join us for a discussion about what CUMC Princeton’s new and upcoming goals, projects, and ministries for 2017. Date: Sunday, April 23 Time: 11:30 – After Worship Location: Dickey’s BBQ, 501 E Princeton Dr, Princeton, TX 75407

Senior Adults 60+Upcoming Activities – April 19, 2017

Posted on: April 19th, 2017

REMEMBER TO BRING A CANNED OR BOXED FOOD TO EACH EVENT!  LET’S HELP THOSE LESS FORTUNATE! Come join us in one of more of our upcoming events or movies. Let our driver do the driving to our events!  Sit back, relax and enjoy your day! THE STAR COMPLEX, FRISCO, May 5.   Many have asked… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – April 19

Posted on: April 19th, 2017

For confidentiality, some names may not be listed here. Please keep the following individuals and their families in your thoughts and prayers.   BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS: Ken and Susan Woodard are proud grandparents of Adeline Jolee Woodard born on April 6, 2017.  Parents are Yale and Brittany Woodard of Pearland, TX. Britney and Connor Koepp, new CUMC… Read More >>

Support Groups Meeting at CUMC – April 12

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

CUMC has several support groups meeting at the church. Al Anon – Every Saturday from 9-11 am in Room N261.  Enter through marked door on west side of the building. Compassionate Friends – The last Tuesday of every month at 7 pm in Room N154. Grief Support – Every third Monday of the month at… Read More >>

Senior Adults 60+ Upcoming Activities – April 12

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

REMEMBER TO BRING A CANNED OR BOXED FOOD TO EACH EVENT!  LET’S HELP THOSE LESS FORTUNATE!   Come join us in one of more of our upcoming events or movies. Let our driver do the driving to our events!  Sit back, relax and enjoy your day! THE STAR COMPLEX, FRISCO, May 5.   Many have… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – April 12

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

For confidentiality, some names may not be listed here. Please keep the following individuals and their families in your thoughts and prayers.   BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS: None at this time.   RECENT SURGERIES, PROCEDURES AND HOSPITALIZATIONS: Joe Groh Sheila Rowan Ann Schulik Linda McCullough   IN SYMPATHY: David Johnson on the death of his father.  … Read More >>

Savannah House

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

What is Savannah House? Savannah House is an experimental living and learning experience where young adults who are discerning a possible path to Christian ministry can live among similar peers in a house that is guided by a “Rule of Life”. In addition, they will gain experience and be mentored to help them along their… Read More >>

3:16 Youth Retreat – July 14-17

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

PRINCETON SUMMER YOUTH RETREAT DATES: July 14-17 LOCATION: Collin County Adventure Camp Activities will include swimming, night hikes, gaga ball, basketball, tetherball, four square, ropes course, and bonfire. You don’t want to miss this fun and fellowship. Please contact Garcy Harper: gharper03@yahoo.com 214-973-0658

School on Sunday

Posted on: April 12th, 2017

School on Sunday Tutor/Mentor: Every Sunday members from our congregation tutor the children (ages 4-18) of our Project Hope families. Our tutors work on academic areas where the child might be struggling.  Our goal is to help each child reach their full academic potential. We are looking for volunteers to step in to “substitute” when our weekly tutors are… Read More >>

Youth – APPA June 18-24

Posted on: April 11th, 2017

Join us on APPA! If you will complete the 9th-12th grade by this summer, get your tools ready for some mission work in San Saba, Texas! We’ll head south on June 18th (except for seniors who will leave on June 17th) where we’ll share the love of Christ by painting and doing home repairs to roofs, porches, and… Read More >>

Sunday Funday 2017

Posted on: April 11th, 2017

Join us May 7th from 12:15-2:00pm  for our third annual Sunday Funday!  There is so much to see and do including: Food trucks Magic Show Dunk Tank Cathy’s Critters Petting Zoo Plano Fire and Police Departments CDC Kid Zone – We will have hands-on building activities to support this year’s House on the Corner.  Located… Read More >>

HOTC sign up

Posted on: April 11th, 2017

House on the Corner will begin construction on April 29.  We will be looking for people to help with construction and volunteer support. If you are a contractor and want to help, we welcome you to contact us. We look forward to building one more home for a deserving family and hope you will be part… Read More >>

Princeton VBS – Fruit of the Spirit

Posted on: April 11th, 2017

Register Now!   DATES:  July 10-13 TIMES: 9:00 am – noon (four days) LOCATION: CUMC Princeton Campus – 310 Main Street, Princeton FOR KIDS: Ages 4 years (by September 1) through completed 5th grade Children will have fun and fellowship as they learn about God at VBS!  Every morning begins with an exciting assembly, followed by a relatable Bible… Read More >>

Princeton Potluck – April 30

Posted on: April 10th, 2017

Don’t miss church this Sunday!  Really! Our District Superintendence, Rev. Dr. Ron Henderson, will be bringing the Word for us. We would love for everyone to join us for a potluck after worship. Bring your favorite dish! DATE: Sunday, April 30 TIME: 10:15 AM – Worship 11:15 ish – After Worship LOCATION: CUMC Worship Center, 310 Main Street,… Read More >>

Finding Joy in your Bible – April 23

Posted on: April 9th, 2017

All elementary students and parents are invited to join us for a snack lunch on Sunday, April 23rd from 12:00-1:00 pm as we learn about finding Jesus, Others, and You in the Bible. This is a great opportunity for your children to learn how to search through the Scriptures. Snack Lunch at Noon in Room 212 Bible Games and… Read More >>

CDC Magical Make-Believe Summer Camp – May 30-June 2

Posted on: April 7th, 2017

Calling all pirates, princesses, and astronauts! Join us for a week of imagination and make-believe. Dressing up, artistic opportunities, and pretend play are just a few examples of activities for this fun week of creativity. Join us for Children’s Discovery Center’s only camp for the summer of 2017 on Tuesday, May 30 – Friday, June 2. This camp… Read More >>

CDC Morning with Moms – April 26 and 27

Posted on: April 7th, 2017

Children’s Discovery Center Pre-K 3s and Pre-K 4s classes will be inviting their moms to CDC for a morning of playing, learning, and eating delicious snacks on April 26 and 27 from 9:00 am – 9:45 am. This will be a fun time for all!  If a mom is unable to attend, please pass this invitation on… Read More >>

Morning Watch – April 9, 2017

Posted on: April 6th, 2017

Read this week’s announcements relevant to adult ministries and Sunday classes. If you have questions about these, or if you would like to be added to the list to receive each week, please contact cathy@cumc.com the-morning-watch-04092017

CDC Preschool Parent Association (PPA) – April 20

Posted on: April 6th, 2017

Join us at our next PPA (Preschool Parent Association) meeting on Thursday, April 20th at 9:15 am in the Donut Room (next to Trinity Hall). We will talk about our year-end events, continue to plan for fundraisers and teacher appreciation events, and work on gifts for our 2017 graduates. If you need childcare during the meeting, email natalie@cumc.com to make a reservation.… Read More >>

Senior Adults 60+ Upcoming Activities – April 5

Posted on: April 5th, 2017

REMEMBER TO BRING A CANNED OR BOXED FOOD TO EACH EVENT!  LET’S HELP THOSE LESS FORTUNATE!   Come join us in one of more of our upcoming events or movies. Let our driver do the driving to our events!  Sit back, relax and enjoy your day!   THE STAR COMPLEX, FRISCO, May 5.   Many… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – April 5

Posted on: April 5th, 2017

For confidentiality, some names may not be listed here. Please keep the following individuals and their families in your thoughts and prayers.   BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS: None at this time.   RECENT SURGERIES, PROCEDURES AND HOSPITALIZATIONS: Joe Groh Sandy Porter Ed Jackson Linda McCullough   IN SYMPATHY:   UPCOMING FUNERAL / MEMORIAL SERVICES Memorial Service for… Read More >>

CUMC Children’s Palm Sunday Procession – April 9

Posted on: April 5th, 2017

Table of Grace Service April 9th 10:45 line up Celebrate Palm Sunday in Trinity Hall with a procession to the altar and a brief “Children’s Time.” After, all children will return to their Sunday School rooms and may be picked up during or after the service. Please contact kathy@cumc.com with any questions.

Youth Lunch Bunch – Spring 2017

Posted on: April 5th, 2017

Lunch Bunch is for all 11th & 12th grade students with off campus lunch. We will meet on Mondays during students’ lunch period. March: CUMC Donut Room (bring a sack lunch) April: Jason’s Deli (Parker & Preston) May: CUMC Donut Room (bring a sack lunch) Does not meet during the summer.

Youth – Freshman/Sophomore Camping Trip – May 6

Posted on: April 4th, 2017

Let’s enjoy this great spring weather camping at Eisenhower State Park in Denison! We will meet at the Sports & Rec Center at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 6th and head out. Plans are to return to the church the following day at 3 p.m. Cost is $30 for youth and adults. Bring a “no… Read More >>

Princeton Financial Peace – April 21

Posted on: April 3rd, 2017

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University is coming to Princeton Change Your Money. Change Your Life. The Smarter Way to Manage Your Money When it comes to managing money, this class will teach you how to Pay off your debt Save for the future Make a great team Date: Starting April 21 through June 16th Time: 6:30pm Location:… Read More >>