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Morning Watch, April 30, 2017

Posted on: April 27th, 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 04302017

Volunteer Opportunities – April 26

Posted on: April 26th, 2017

The following areas of ministry are in need of volunteers. COMMUNION SERVERS:   All service hours.  Serve communion during a worship time on the first Sunday of a particular month.  A great opportunity for your class or small group.  Contact Shirley Rex USHERS:   All service hours.  Greet worshippers at the beginning of service, assist with locating seats, assist with… Read More >>

Support Groups – April 26

Posted on: April 26th, 2017

CUMC has several support groups meeting at the church.  Also included is a partial listing of groups meeting outside CUMC. 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… Read More >>

Joys and Concerns – April 26

Posted on: April 26th, 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: Richard Davis Jean Little Dianna Beever   IN SYMPATHY: Carrolyn Moebius on the death of her father. Joe Bisacca on… Read More >>

Youth 9-12th Climb for Congo/No 242 – April 30

Posted on: April 25th, 2017

Youth 9th-12th graders will NOT meet for 242 this Sunday so we can help raise money for Congo during this annual “Climb for Congo” event! If you would like to go rock climbing with us this Sunday (April 30th), let’s meet at the Sports & Rec Center at 6:00 p.m. and we’ll all go together by bus.… Read More >>

Youth Field Day – May 21

Posted on: April 24th, 2017

Our annual Field Day will be on May 21st. Join us from 4:30-6:30pm at Cheyenne Park. All 6th-12th grade students are welcome. Be sure to wear clothes that can get messy and to bring $3 for snack supper.

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

Golf Tournament hosted by Men’s Ministry – May 12

Posted on: April 20th, 2017

Golf Tournament hosted by the Men’s Ministry Each year our Men’s Ministry hosts a Golf Tournament and all the proceeds will go towards our scholarship fund for graduating high school seniors. The Golf tournament is May 12 at Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club. Cost is $100/player for early registration before 5/2/17; $110 after Open to men and women Check-in… 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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 – 9th & 10th Grade 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 >>

Morning Watch – April 2, 2017

Posted on: March 30th, 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-04022017

Young Adults and Couples – Game Night – April 1

Posted on: March 29th, 2017

CUMC’s young adults and young couples group, The Bridge, is planning a game night on Saturday, April 1, beginning at 5pm. If you are interested and need further details, please contact Maddie Hartgraves at maddiehartgraves@gmail.com  

Let’s go to the Movies!

Posted on: March 23rd, 2017

Do you enjoy watching movies, and would you like to share your thoughts with others? CUMC is forming a new movie group for the purpose of previewing movies not yet in theaters (when available), coordinating group movie dates as movies are released, and reviewing movies that are distributed as direct to DVD or other media… Read More >>

Morning Watch March 26, 2017

Posted on: March 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-03262017

Morning Watch March 19, 2017

Posted on: March 16th, 2017

Read this week’s announcements relevant to adult ministries and Sunday classes. If you have questions about these, please contact cathy@cumc.com   the-morning-watch-03192017

Youth Small Groups – Spring 2017

Posted on: March 15th, 2017

8th grade GIRLS will meet on Monday evenings throughout the Spring. Tuesday, March 28: 7:00-8:30pm at the Doerings’ (8113 Hazeltine Dr, Plano) TBD: 7:00-8:30pm at the Schwartz’ (608 University Dr., Allen) 9th grade CO-ED is invited to join us every Tuesday during the school year at Rusty Taco (NE corner of Hedgecoxe and Coit) 6:30-7:30pm. Bring… Read More >>

Grief Support Class – March 28

Posted on: March 14th, 2017

UPCOMING 5-WEEK GRIEF SUPPORT CLASS This class will start on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 6:00 pm.  We will meet in the Chapel.  We will be working from the book “Understanding Your Grief”.  The book is $10 and we will provide a matching journal. If you have recently lost a loved one, or are going through… Read More >>

Grief Support – March 16

Posted on: March 13th, 2017

We will be conducting a grief support class on Tuesday evenings from 6:00-7:30p.m. in the Chapel beginning March 26.   The group will continue through Tuesday April 25, 2017. If you have recently lost a loved one, friend, or are facing another type of grief, you are encouraged to attend. We will study from the book… Read More >>