The 2016 Charge Conference will be held today at the Wesley Health and Wellness Center (1406 Fitch Street, 78211) from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
Poinsettias are available to order now. The poinsettias will be placed on the altar by December 20th & may be taken home after Christmas Eve Service. If you would like to place an order you will find the envelopes by the entrance. Please fill out, enclose the money, and place in the offering plate. The poinsettias are $15 each.
The Children’s Christmas Pageant will be held this Saturday, December 12th at 3:00 PM followed by a cookie reception after the pageant. If you would to bring cookies or help in any way, please contact Kathy Roden at (210) 275-9864 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Shawl Ministry will be meeting tomorrow in the Fellowship Hall from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.
UMW Christmas Party
Tomorrow December 7th at 6:30 PM (spouses invited) and anyone else is welcome to attend. We are asking everyone to bring an appetizer or dessert for dinner to share with the group, a wrapped gift to exchange (about $10), and a new child’s toy to donate to a family.
Parent and Children Potluck Dinner
December 8th in the Fellowship Hall at 6:30 PM. So come and join us for some good fellowship, food, and fun.
We’re looking for Christmas Eve Liturgists, Ushers, Advent Readers, and/or Projectionists for our Christmas Eve Services. Please contact Valita Loser if you’re interested in volunteering at (210) 861-1322 or the Church Office. We would really appreciate your help and hope you can join us on Christmas Eve to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
Church Wide Caroling
December 20th beginning at the church parking lot at 2:30 PM. We will carpool over to Scenic Hills subdivision and carol from 3-5 PM. If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Roden. If anyone is interested in helping organize a Soup and Sandwich after the caroling, please contact the Church Office this week.
For God Alone my Soul Rests in Silence: Prayer in the Sanctuary
Every Friday 8-8:45 and or noon - 12:45pm. You are invited to come for an experience of contemplative prayer in the Sanctuary of Bracken UMC.
RACAP (Randolph Area Christian Assistance Program)
2015 Thanksgiving & Christmas Holiday Program Sponsor Applications are available at the Hospitality Center in the Fellowship Hall.
Women’s Retreat, A New year 2016 A Renewed Me
January 23-24, 2016 at T-Bar Resort & Conference Center. Cost is $140. Partial scholarships and payment plans are available. The presenter, Cheryl Maxwell, is an exceptional retreat leader. She recently served at the Diocese of Austin as the Director of the Office of Worship and was the Secretariat Director for Formation and Spirituality.