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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 >>

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 4:30-6:30 pm 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.

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.

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

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 >>

Morning Watch, March 12, 2017

Posted on: March 11th, 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-03122017

Youth Cookie Crew

Posted on: March 7th, 2017

If you love to bake, then we have the perfect job for you! Our Cookie Crew team provides baked goodies for the youth to eat on Sunday mornings. This team bakes on a rotating basis in order to fit any schedule. For more information, please contact Shirley Hughes at Shirley_hughes@att.net or 972-991-5347.

Morning Watch, February 26, 2017

Posted on: February 23rd, 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-02262017

New Movie Group Forming

Posted on: February 20th, 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 >>

Gospel of Mark Bible Study (using N.T. Wright’s “Bible Study for Everybody” series

Posted on: February 20th, 2017

Beginning Monday, February 27, we will begin a new Bible Study on the Gospel of Mark. This group will utilize N.T. Wright’s “Everyone’s Bible Study Guide” for the duration of the series: https://www.amazon.com/Wright-Everyone-Bible-Study-Guides/dp/0830821821. The sessions will be led by Diana Wright on Monday nights, beginning Feb 27, from 6:30-8:30pm in room N154. New participants are… Read More >>

Pray Like Jesus – Now On Sale

Posted on: February 16th, 2017

The Lord’s Prayer is the most famous prayer in the world and is remarkably simple and brief. In only 70 words Jesus covers the breadth of the Christian message and experience. Most Christians already know it by heart and can easily recite it. In fact, that might be part of the problem—it is so well… Read More >>

Morning Watch, February 19, 2017

Posted on: February 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-02192017

Read the Bible Nights – Thursday, 7:00pm

Posted on: February 13th, 2017

Do you consider yourself a bible novice? Are you new to the faith? Perhaps you’ve forgotten what you learned at an early age. Maybe you are getting questions from your children about the bible and don’t feel confident in your answers. If so, consider joining us on Thursday nights at 7:00pm, just to read the… Read More >>

Morning Watch, February 12, 2017

Posted on: February 9th, 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-02122017  

Online Book Discussions!

Posted on: February 6th, 2017

One way we grow in our faith is to share in meaningful discussions with others. John Wesley included bible study as one means of grace that draws us closer to God – individually, and communally. And one way to study the bible is to apply the Word to our lives. Many of us do this by… Read More >>

What is a Walk to Emmaus?

Posted on: February 6th, 2017

Have you heard of individuals who have participated in a “Walk to Emmaus,” and wondered what it was?  The Walk to Emmaus program is an international program to promote Christian living, with an emphasis on serving. The program begins with a three day retreat, offered for men and women separately, several times each year. Following… Read More >>

CDC Hosts “Today’s Kindergarten” Seminar – March 21

Posted on: February 3rd, 2017

Join us on Tuesday, March 21 from 5:30pm – 7:00pm to attend the “What to Expect from Today’s Kindergarten”. We will have a panel of experts to answer questions and discuss what you and your child can expect from a present-day Kindergarten program. This FREE event is open to the public, so please share with anyone you feel would… Read More >>

Morning Watch – Feb 5, 2017

Posted on: February 2nd, 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-02052017

Youth Next Step – May 21

Posted on: January 29th, 2017

Seniors and their parents are invited to attend this informative series as they prepare for college. We will discuss a different topic each month as listed below. Coffee and donuts will be provided. Feb 12:  Time Management (Bill Baxley, guest speaker) Practical guides to help in balancing your time; considering short-term and long-term goals; developing… Read More >>

Morning Watch Sunday January 22, 2017

Posted on: January 21st, 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-01222017

Youth Scholarships – 2017

Posted on: January 19th, 2017

We will post all scholarship applications for current seniors to this page. Please check back here regularly to see updates. Contact Stefani with any questions. St. Andrew United Methodist Men: Messengers of Hope Scholarship Fund Application Deadline: March 10, 2017   Christ United Methodist Church: Methodist Men Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30, 2017   Julia… Read More >>

Morning Watch Jan 15, 2017

Posted on: January 12th, 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-01152017

New Sunday Morning Class for 6th Grade Parents

Posted on: January 10th, 2017

A new class for parents of current 6th graders is being started that will meet on Sunday mornings at 9:45 am, starting on January 22, 2017. The class will meet in room N255B. The class will initially be led by Joe Booth, and will explore biblical and Christian life application concepts that relate to parenting… Read More >>

Spring 2017 Bible Studies

Posted on: January 10th, 2017

New Bible Studies are starting for the first Quarter of 2017. You can read about them all by visiting our website page on Bible Studies. Questions? Contact Cathy Sweeney at cathy@cumc.com or by phone at 214.755.3123

Morning Watch, January 8, 2017

Posted on: January 5th, 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-01082017