Coming Up At St. Paul

You are invited to bring gifts of nonperishable foods to place under the Chrismon Tree.
Your gifts will be taken to Urban Ministries (food pantry) where they will be used to feed the hungry.
Thank you for caring and sharing!

URBAN MINISTRIES for 2016
Please mark the following Saturday dates on your planning calendar for next year.
January 23rd March 26th May 28th
July 23rd September 24th November 26th
These are the dates that St. Paul UMC will be helping prep a meal for Urban Ministries & also serving lunch.
No cooking skills are required, just a desire to serve those less fortunate here in Durham.
Contact Wayne Davis, 919-317-1964, for information.

If you have announcements for the Church Bulletin, please email to rmw1@att.net before 5:00pm on the Tuesday prior to your requested placement Sunday.
Urban Ministries
The next opportunity to serve is December 26th.
Contact Wayne Davis, 919-317-1964
for more information.

Altar Flower Sign Up
The sign-up form is in the Narthex so you can identify what Sunday you would like to bring altar flowers or contact Cindy Crabtree

Life Groups
To know love and to serve each other & the community around us
Kim & Dave Swanson – Sunday, 6:00pm – 1-704-877-8920
Glenn Newman – Monday, 7:00pm – 919-596-7348
Cathy & Joe Robinson – Friday, 6:30pm – 919-477-6351

Remember to pray for: Don Crowe, Betty Hudson, Tina Tews, those who are lost, Joe Wentz Jr, Doris Luquire, Billie Bisplinghoff, Dorothy Ross, Pam Powell Lutz, Susan France, Phyllis Jones, Jesse & Dare Carden, Earl Autry, Ann Lloyd, Bobby Finch, Ann Cook, John & Mary Christy, Carolyn Howard, Ashton Wade, Mae Newton, Diane Powell, Gwynne Cameron, Sheila Couch, Wilton Dickerson, Lora & Tim Rudolph, Eddie Phillips, Ruby Brown

St. Paul United Methodist Church
S h i r t S a l e
Bright Green with Navy Blue lettering
Front will say: St. Paul UMC
Back: Worship God, Love Neighbor, Raise Disciples http://www.stpaulumcdurham.com
Unisex Sizes (Short-Sleeve)
Crew-neck Tee Shirt – $15 Polo Style Shirt – $22

The first batch has been ordered and will arrive in 2-3 weeks. For those that have already ordered shirts, Michelle will start collecting the money this Sunday. There is still time to order in the next batch; See Pastor Michelle or call her at (615)828-6345

Join us for this year’s
CHRISTMAS DINNER
Friday, December 4, 6:00 PM
This is a time when members and friends celebrate the birth of our Savior and enjoy fellowship with each other.
After dinner, stay for a rematch between the men and women as we do a combined version of several TV game shows. The contestants may/will need your help.
Tickets are $5.00 each.
If you want to pay at the door, let Linda Lane
(919-477-8684) know you plan to attend so she can plan quantities – Thank you!
We hope you will join us as we remember the reason and celebrate the season!

Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse
OPEN TO ALL – PLEASE COME & ENJOY!
December 5th – New Direction
December 12th – Randa McNamara
All Saturday evening concerts start at 7:30pm!

November Birthdays
& Anniversaries (♥)

03 Tina Tews
05 Joe Robinson
08 Rainey Hicks
Doris Stephens
09 Jon Friedlein
10 Jimmy O’Neal
11 Margaret Zak
13 Karoline Stephens
Hannah Corinne Meyer
14 Linda Lane
16 April Rose
18 Wayne Davis
19 Mae Newton
22 Norman Burke
25 ♥ Rainey & Pauline Hicks
Judy Hayes
26 Teresa Crabtree
27 Doug Whaley, Jr.
28 Scott Hicks
29 Dorothy Wentz

Need more information about St. Paul or prayer?
Please contact one of our pastors:
Rev. Mark D. Stephens Rev. Michelle Osborne
Lead Pastor Associate Pastor
919-452-5765 (c) 1-615-828-6345
marks@nccumc.org mosborne@nccumc.org