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Family Advent Devotional – Week 1

Posted on: December 4th, 2017

Week One: Hope Light the first candle on your Advent Wreath, the candle of Hope. Read Aloud: This is the first Sunday in Advent. Today we light one purple candle. This is the candle of Hope. Advent is a time of waiting and hoping. We wait for the day when we celebrate again the birth… Read More >>

Bishop’s Rally 2018

Posted on: December 2nd, 2017

Sunday, February 18  2 – 5 PM   Welcome to the Bishop’s Rally 2018! This is the largest gathering of students in the North Texas Conference each year. Christ United is excited to be hosting this event for the first time.  The afternoon is packed with large group gathering, worship, an address from the Bishop, and, of… Read More >>

Family Advent Kickoff

Posted on: November 18th, 2017

  PJ SUNDAY On December 3, we will start the morning with PJ Sunday. All kiddos are invited to wear their favorite PJ’s to Sunday School as we learn about Christmas Around the World. We will also be collecting new Pajamas to donate to the CASA kids. December 3 Sunday Morning Children’s Ministry   ADVENT… Read More >>

Learning to Give – Oct 22

Posted on: October 11th, 2017

Children’s Mission Opportunity Sunday, Oct 22nd, all children in Sunday School will receive a special giving-focused lesson to teach them about how God has blessed them and then how they can bless others. The lesson will be led by Missy Wilkinson and will conclude with a special mission project for the children.  No registration required!… Read More >>

Family Mission Send Hope Meal Packets -Nov 5

Posted on: October 6th, 2017

Assemble Send Hope Meal Packets Nov 5  | 12 – 2 PM You and your family can volunteer on Sunday, Nov 5 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… Read More >>

GROW: Education Devotionals

Posted on: October 3rd, 2017

GROW with us this month as we explore what it means to live a life of generosity, These weekly devotionals remind us of the abundant life that God has provided for us. WEEK 1 WEEK 2 WEEK 3 WEEK 4 The devotionals are taken from Committed to Christ: 40 Devotions for a Generous Life, written by Ben… Read More >>

Children’s Ministry Volunteers Needed

Posted on: September 12th, 2017

 – Two Sunday school teachers every other week (1st grade and 3 year-olds) – Two or more helpers for 11 AM Sunday school (youth especially) – More greeters for Sunday morning If you would like to volunteer, please email Meredith McBride.

Employment Opportunities

Posted on: August 3rd, 2017

Come join our rewarding team and make a difference in the lives of our congregation and community! All employees must complete a background check and additional training as needed for the positions. For additional information and to submit a resume, you may contact Kim Hill at kim@cumc.com.   Current Positions listed below: Children’s Ministry Coordinator… 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 >>

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 >>

Celebration of Worship & Patriotic Praise – Jul 3

Posted on: June 14th, 2016

Celebrate Independence weekend with us on July 3rd during the 8:45, 9:45 and 11:00 am sanctuary services. Enjoy a special worship service and patriotic songs performed by the Sanctuary Choir and Orchestra. Families attending the VBS Sunday service at 11:00 am in Table of Grace are encouraged to join us in Sanctuary service at 8:45… Read More >>