HMUMC Top Ten – December 11

1. THIS SUNDAY Christmas Cantata “Our King Has Come” Sunday, December 15 at 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:00am This is the PERFECT time to invite your friends and family. Come enjoy a live full orchestra, our Hamilton Mill UMC Chancel Choir and soloists, plus a powerful message of hope and our call to come and worship…

Annual Ministry Finance Campaign Update

I wanted to take a moment to bring you up to date on the 2014 plan for ministry. The leadership of the church has submitted a proposed 2014 budget which is 7% higher than 2013. The largest proposed increase was in the student ministry budget. Almost 305 students from 6th – 12th grade come to…

December on the Rooftop ….and puppets, too

Dear Crosstown Kids, It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!!!! JOY is the virtue of the month.  Come see the Rooftop decorated for Christmas! This Sunday, December 15 is Bring-a-Friend-to-Church Sunday.  Bring a friend who doesn’t regularly attend our church, and you will both receive a prize and have your picture taken together.  Your…

HMUMC Top Ten – December 4

1. Women’s Christmas Dinners Thursday, December 5 or Friday, December 6 at 6:30pm Celebrate Christmas with your girlfriends! Don’t miss guest speaker, Merry Grayson with entertainment by Melanie Pearson. The cost is $20 per person. We still need a few men to help serve as waiters on Thursday and/or Friday. If your wife is attending the dinner, we have…

What is Advent?

Last Sunday we lit the first candle of our Advent wreath–the candle of Hope. We also had a great Advent workshop where we made Advent wreaths for each family to have and use together to remember this season of the church. But what exactly is “Advent”? Why is it important? This short video helps explain:…

Let’s Celebrate Christmas Together at HMUMC!

“An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you;…

December – Let It Shine!

Dear Parents! We had a blast geocaching for wisdom last month and are excited about our new theme for December – Joy!  Joy is finding a way to be happy even when things don’t go your way.  Joy will thrive in life’s triumphs and endure through life’s challenges. Joy is a deep, sincere way to…