Bracken Preschool will be closed this week of November 23rd thru November 27th.
The Church Office will be closed November 26th and November 27th for the Thanksgiving holidays.
Charge Conference Reports are due next Sunday, November 29th. Please make sure to have them ready for the Church Council meeting that day at 12:30 PM.
The 2016 Charge Conference will be held December 6th at the Wesley Health and Wellness Center (1406 Fitch Street, 78211) from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. So mark your calendars!
The Pumpkin Patch Committee will be meeting on Monday, November 23rd at 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall to review dispersal’s of collected funds. You can still fill out a PP Grant Request form for a specific mission and turn it in tomorrow before 6:30 PM.
No choir practice on November 25th, however, the Men’s Gospel Group will continue practicing at 6:00 PM that day.
The Joyful Noise Group is inviting those who would like to participate in our Christmas Cantata, entitled “Tell the World Jesus is Born” on December 20th. Please join in on the Wednesday weekly practices as this promises to be a wonderful time of worshiping our Lord and Savior.
Prayer in Secret Retreat
This 3-Day Contemplative Advent Retreat offers an opportunity for spiritual conferences led by Father Sheehan on December 4-6, 2015. Please pre-register by November 30, 2015. Flyers are by the door.
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.