HANGING OF THE GREENS
Sunday, November 25 - after the 10:30 worship service
Please join us for the annual "Hanging of the Greens." We need as many volunteers as possible as we decorate the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall. A light lunch will be provided at 11:30, and then we will begin decorating the sanctuary and fellowship hall. All are invited - no matter your age.
UMM BREAKFAST AND PROGRAM
TANZANIA: ANGEL’S STORY
Saturday, December 1st—8:00 Breakfast/8:30 Program
Tony and Angel Matteroli will chronical Angel’s life; from growing up in a Maasai village to her life in the U.S. after being adopted by Tony. Their talk will also focus on the continuing struggles of the Maasai people and their efforts to help them. Robin Roberts and Jim Waltz will be serving the breakfast.
UMCE CHRISTMAS DINNER
Saturday, December 1st from 7:00—9:00 pm
Please mark your calendar for Saturday, December 1st, when our sanctuary will be transformed into an elegant dinner setting. Enjoy a delicious sit-down dinner, entertainment by a group of talented people, and have childcare for the entire evening.(There is even a child-friendly party to attend!) …all of this for $15 per person.Once all reservations are in, you will receive a call to inform you of which pre-party you will attend.Please include with your completed registration form a check designated for Christmas Dinner. Call Ruthanne Huber (303-870-7322) with any questions or for more information. The deadline for registering is November 18.
ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS AT UMCE
Sunday, December 2 and Sunday, December 9
Location: UMCE Church Fellowship Hall
For over thirty years the United Methodist Church of Evergreen has offered the option of giving Christmas gifts to friends and relatives in the form of an honor donation to various non-profit organizations. This Christian celebration gift is truly a way to recognize hard-to-shop-for family and friends while at the same time benefiting worthwhile causes that honor the Christmas spirit. Special cards will be available to present to the recipient of your gift.
“A CEREMONY OF LESSONS AND CAROLS”
PRESENTED BY THE UMCE CHANCEL CHOIR
Sunday, December 16 at 10:30 Service
Please join us on this special Sunday as the Chancel Choir presents a program of beloved scripture readings that highlight the Christmas story, combined with twenty-six traditional carols that include just a touch of Handel and Bach!
CHURCH & SOCIETY SPECIAL SPEAKER IN DECEMBER
“Finding Hope in the Faces of the Oppressed”
Tuesday, December 18 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm
A presentation and conversation about injustices faced in the Philippines and at the US southern border through the experience of a Methodist volunteer, Brielle Hohne. Sometimes we view large scale issues through statistics, which distance us from the reality of the situation. The goal of the presentation and conversation is to put faces and real stories to the issues to bring us closer to understanding the people in these situations.Brielle worked as a UMC volunteer in the Philippines and on the U.S.-Mexico boarder.All are welcome to join us for this special evening. Please let the church office know if you plan to attend so that we can schedule a room that will work.