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May, 2017 Blog Entries

Joys and concerns – May 31

Posted on: May 30th, 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: Coylee Fischer Louise Prior Dianna Beever   IN SYMPATHY: Marji Thurmond on the death of her aunt, Mary Grace Kline.… Read More >>

Family Values – Debbie Dobbs

Posted on: May 27th, 2017

My relationship with God began in a small Southern Baptist Church in Gulfport, Mississippi. When I was growing up, Sundays consisted of church followed by a day of family time together. During that time, all stores and restaurants closed on Sundays. Weird, huh? But looking back, that’s where the importance of family was instilled in… Read More >>

Angels – Mark Garica

Posted on: May 27th, 2017

I have guardian angels watching over me. We met for the first time when my family was selected to receive the first House on the Corner. I remember coming to the church to help build the house in the parking lot. I was only 6 when my mom, brother and I first moved into our… Read More >>

Senior Adults 60+ Upcoming Events – May 24

Posted on: May 24th, 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! 50+ Wedding Anniversary Celebration, Sunday June 11, 2017, 5-7pm in… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – May 24

Posted on: May 23rd, 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: Louise Prior Dianna Beever   IN SYMPATHY:     UPCOMING FUNERAL / MEMORIAL SERVICES  

Potluck and Livestream Viewing of Annual Conference Service of Commissioning and Ordination, June 5

Posted on: May 15th, 2017

Annual Conference for the North Texas Conference of UMC is upon us: June 4-6, 2017. This year, the Conference will gather at First UMC Richardson. Our church sends several representatives as voting members of the Conference, as do all other churches in the North Texas Conference. This event is where all matters of the Conference… Read More >>

Senior Adults 60+ Upcoming Events – May 10

Posted on: May 10th, 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, DATE CHANGED TO MAY 31 –… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – May 10

Posted on: May 10th, 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: Kevin Danner Dianna Beever   IN SYMPATHY: Denise Gillespie on the death of her mother, church member Pat Walker who… Read More >>

Meet Meredith

Posted on: May 9th, 2017

  We are pleased to announce the addition of Meredith McBride to our staff as our Family Ministries Director. Meredith comes to us from University Park UMC in Dallas, where she was responsible for creating one of the most successful ministries to children and their families in the Dallas area. This is a significant expansion… Read More >>

New members April 2017

Posted on: May 9th, 2017

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

50th+ Wedding Anniversary Celebration June 11

Posted on: May 8th, 2017

If you have celebrated 50 years or more of marriage so far this year or will have celebrated this by the end of 2017, you are invited to attend our second bi-annual 50th Anniversary celebration.  This is CUMC’s way of celebrating this great milestone in your lives! The celebration will be held on June 11, 2017… Read More >>

25 Days to Better Mental Health – May 2017

Posted on: May 7th, 2017

Mental Health Awareness month MAY 2017 Calendar 25 Days To Better Mental Health May 7:  Boost brainpower by treating yourself to a couple pieces of dark chocolate every few days. The flavonoids, caffeine, and theobromine in chocolate are thought to work together to improve alertness and mental skills May 8:  Experiment with a new recipe,… Read More >>

Morning Watch, May 7, 2017

Posted on: May 5th, 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 05072017

Greater Unity Opportunity – May 22

Posted on: May 2nd, 2017

Join us as we visit the East Plano Islamic Center on Monday, May 22nd at 10:30am. The address is 1360 N. Star Road Plano, TX 75074. On this outing, we will get to meet Imam Nadim Bashir, tour the Center, and learn about Islam. After the tour, small groups are encouraged to go to lunch… Read More >>

DISASTER IN CANTON

Posted on: May 1st, 2017

DISASTER IN CANTON For those interested in donating to those who have been devastated by recent storms, you can donate to UMCOR US Disaster Response.  Just make your check out to CUMC and mark “Advance #901670” in the memo line.  100% of the funds go to assistance for disaster survivors.  Also, our Disaster Response Team… Read More >>