News and Notes Third Week of Advent

RUMC CHARGE CONFERENCE Sunday Dec 17th5pm Please make plans to attend this special meeting!

January 7th 11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. RUMC BLOOD DRIVE –

GIVE A GIFT FROM YOUR HEART

ABBA CONFERENCE is coming to the Purchase District January 20, 2018! Abba Conference is a men’s ministry event open to lay and clergy. It focuses on helping men create and develop their Spiritual GPS and is formatted after the Wesleyan models of Class Meeting and Bands. This event is hosted by Mayfield First UMC. More info to come.

OWLS MINISTRY JANUARY LUNCHEON TRIP !!!

When: January 17, 2017 – 11:00 a.m. – Meet in the RUMC Parking Lot

Where: Mary’s Restaurant OR Pork Peddler Restaurant

Comment:  Dress Warm! (If McCracken County schools are closed due to weather, we will cancel our Luncheon.)

Sign Up On OWLS Bulletin Board!!!  Please bring canned goods for PCM.

PROJECT CHRISTMAS HOUSE!!! This year’s Christmas house will be built for a single mom with 4 children whose home was destroyed by a tornado. More info is posted on the WELCOME bulletin board. Please prayerfully consider participating in this outreach!

The Lisa C. Kosmider Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser is quickly approaching!

WHEN:  Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, 9-5 p.m. & Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, from 9-3 p.m.

WHERE:  RUMC Handbell Room – (please enter and exit from outside door #4)

VENDORS INCLUDE:  Premier Jewelry, Scentsy, Tupperware, Pampered Chef, Thirty-One, SB Creations (homemade crafts), and more!

WHY:  All proceeds to the Lisa C. Kosmider Memorial Scholarship Fund at MSU.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR – Coming up in February, Kay Story will be leading the new Beth Moore study, THE QUEST.  “In this six-week excursion with Jesus, Beth Moore uses questions from Scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best. Learn to dig into the Word, to respond to the questions of God, and to bring your questions before Him.” The study will be on Monday mornings, from 10 a.m. to noon. More information to come soon!