UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
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Christmas Carols @ 4:00 pm
Dinner @ 5:00 pm
Come sing your favorite Christmas carols before the Christmas dinner! Carols will be accompanied by organ, piano, and the Jenny Wilson Trio. Kidz Rock will be featured, along with solos by: Bobby Nicholas, Helen Comber, Rob Shipley & Leah Cunningham. Please bring a dish to share. Meat and rolls provided. Please make a reservation on the pew pad or the church office so we can plan accordingly. If your schedule opens up and you didn't make a reservation, please come anyway.
Longest Night Worship: Wed. December 18th at 7:00 pm. “A Service of Light in the Midst of Darkness” For many of us, Christmas can be a bittersweet time of the year. It is a time for remembering both persons and events that have been such a special part of our lives.
Contemporary Christmas Service: December 22 11:00 am. A service of upbeat music, preaching, Holy Communion, and candle lighting lead by our Praise Team and Pastors.
Christmas Eve Services: December 24th
3:30 pm Health South: Please let Pastor Tim know if you would like to help with this special candle lighting (battery) service.
5:30 pm Children’s Service: The celebration designed for children and will close with every child being given the opportunity to participate in a candle lighting just for them.
8:00 and 11:00 pm Traditional Services: Traditional Christmas Eve experiences that conclude with quiet candlelight worship. Each celebration will include the Christmas story, music, choirs, handbells, soloists, and Holy Communion as the community of faith gathers to be reminded of the birth of the Savior.
If you are looking for warm fellowship and good food on Christmas Day, there will be a buffet at the College House at 12:30 pm. There is no charge. Any help with set-up, prep, or clean-up is appreciated. Space is limited, call the church office soon to make your reservation.
The DECEMBER food item for Scott's Run Settlement House are:
Evaporated Milk, Soup, Ramen Noodles
Please bring your donations to the pantry shelves in the narthex.
“ON-DEMAND” SunCREST UMC Services on your MOBILE devices
Not only are the Suncrest UMC Traditional & Contemporary Services available ONLINE, but they are also available on-demand from your smartphone and tablet devices! Both services are available using the “SERMON.NET” application – for either iTunes (Apple) or Google Play (Android) devices. After installation, click on “Search”, and use the Channel Name: “Suncrest UMC”. Please note, the “audio” portions only are currently available as the Technology Team continues to repair the video ministry services. For more information contact Brad Seanor, email: email@example.com. Download the SERMON.NET app (iTunes) for free. Available on the iPhone® App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/app/sermon-net/id385060535?mt=8. Download the SERMON.NET app (Google Play - Android) for free: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=net.sermon.sermon.net&hl=en