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Morning Watch, August 6, 2017

Posted on: August 3rd, 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 08062017  

NEW! Tuesday Night Men’s Bible Study to start September 5, 2017

Posted on: August 3rd, 2017

The Tuesday Night Men’s Bible Study is preparing to kick off a new season of studies for the 2017-18 school year. On Sept 5, 2017, there will be a kick-off meeting to meet and greet each other, and to review the calendar for the upcoming year. Beginning Sept 12, Rev. Mike Flynn will lead discussions… Read More >>

NEW! Tuesday Night Women’s Bible Study to start September 5, 2017

Posted on: August 3rd, 2017

CUMC’s Faith Journey program will be adding a new women’s bible study, meeting on Tuesday nights from 6:30-8 PM in room N154. This bible study will be led by Pastor Cathy Sweeney or other clergy. Women of all ages are invited to share in this time of study and fellowship. The inaugural study has been… Read More >>

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 >>

Pre-Planning Workshop – Aug. 29

Posted on: August 2nd, 2017

PRE-PLANNING WORKSHOP, TUESDAY, AUGUST 29 | 7PM A workshop in Pre-Planning for Funeral / Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday evening August 29 at 7pm in Room N156.  You will receive valuable information on legal documents, what documents to have ready for your family, how to select a funeral home, when to let the… Read More >>

CDC Back to School Prayer Circle- Aug 28/29

Posted on: July 25th, 2017

The first day of school is a big day for your kids – new classes, new teachers and maybe even a new school. CDC Parents are invited to join us for a Back to School Prayer Circle on Monday, August 28 and Tuesday, August 29. Christ United staff will lead us in blessing the school,… Read More >>

PISD Back to School Prayer Circles – Aug 20

Posted on: July 25th, 2017

The first day of school is a big day for your kids – new classes, new teachers and maybe even a new school. Families, teachers, and community members are invited to join us for a Back to School Prayer Circle on Sunday, August 20th. Christ United staff and volunteers will lead us in blessing the… Read More >>

School on Sunday

Posted on: July 25th, 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 >>

Morning Watch, July 23, 2017

Posted on: July 20th, 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 07232017

Youth Fall Kick-Off – August 20

Posted on: July 18th, 2017

We will host a Fall Kick-Off on August 20th for all incoming 6th-12th grade students. Join us as we combine in the Sports & Rec Center from 5:00-7:00pm. We will have games, prayer, and get-to-know-you time. Please bring $5 for a light dinner. Wear NEON attire! We will have 2017 theme shirts on sale for… Read More >>

Youth Promotion – August 13

Posted on: July 18th, 2017

On August 13, all incoming 6th-12th grade students will move into their new classroom for the 2017-2018 school year. We are sad to see our graduated seniors go, but we are excited to welcome in our new 6th graders. Join us at 9:30am downstairs in the Sports & Rec Center for donuts and hang-out time.… Read More >>

Morning Watch, July 16, 2017

Posted on: July 13th, 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 07162017

Joys and Concerns – July 12

Posted on: July 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: Davis Wade Naron was born on July 11 to Torrie and Adam Naron.  He was welcomed home by his big sister Kennedy.   RECENT SURGERIES, PROCEDURES AND HOSPITALIZATIONS: Mary Ann… Read More >>

HOTC sign up

Posted on: July 2nd, 2017

House on the Corner construction has begun.  We are 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 of this amazing opportunity.  We are… Read More >>

Youth APPA Roof – July 8th

Posted on: June 30th, 2017

  Join us as we finish the roof on the House on the Corner on July 8. All 9th-12th grade students who joined us on APPA are invited to help put on the roof. This is a great time of fellowship with your APPA friends and to continue our spirit of giving! Registration (Please sign-up under… Read More >>

Welcome to Youth – August 6

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

All incoming 6th graders and parents are invited to a fun meeting with the Youth Staff. We will introduce you to the Youth Program of CUMC. Please meet us in the Loft of the Sports & Rec Center at 11:00am on August 6th. For more information, contact stefani@cumc.com.

Youth A-Team Kick-Off – August 1

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

Our youth program relies on adults from our congregation to help lead and nurture our Middle School and High School students. We look for new A-Team members every fall to help with our incoming 6th grade students and any other grade looking for additional support. If you are interested in joining our A-Team, you are… Read More >>

Youth – 8th Grade Gym Night Wednesdays During Summer

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

            If you’ve just completed 8th grade, you are invited to hang out with your friends for some fun and games in the Sports and Rec gym every Wednesday from 6:00-7:30pm.

Coffee, tea, and holy water – new study for Women’s Bible Study

Posted on: June 22nd, 2017

Beginning July 24, at 10am (N255), Pastor Cathy Sweeney will begin a new book study for the Monday Morning Women’s Bible Study.  The selected book is “coffee, tea, and holy water,” which is a memoir of Amanda Hudson’s travel to five different countries to observe and learn how Christianity is practiced in areas other than… Read More >>

Morning Watch, June 18, 2017

Posted on: June 15th, 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 06182017

CUMC Summer College Program

Posted on: June 12th, 2017

This summer, Christ United is inviting all college-aged students back for more Sunday morning fellowship! The Summer College Program is a faith-centered community for college students who have come back home for summer break but can no longer attend the youth programs. It is a chance for young people to connect as they discuss how… Read More >>

CDC Summer Update

Posted on: June 9th, 2017

The CDC’s office hours will vary for the summer. The staff will return to regular office hours on August 1st. We have wait lists for all age groups except for our 1s (11 months-23 months by Sept 1st) and our 2s (Friday only). Please email CDC at cdc@cumc.com for more information.

Youth – APPA June 18-24

Posted on: June 9th, 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 >>

Morning Watch, June 11, 2017

Posted on: June 8th, 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 06112017

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

Sunday morning & Member Care Volunteer Opportunities

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 >>