Burton Memorial United Methodist Church, 2419 22nd Ave., Gulfport, has begun a brand new mission project called Love's Club that is open to all adults and that will reach out to others on many levels! They will be making lap quilts for the hospitals and nursing homes, Fidget Pads for those with Alzheimers, and baby gowns. Anyone who would like more information or is interested in this group that will meet twice a month on Mondays at 9 a.m. should contact Doris Pilgrim at (228) 575-5141 or (601) 376-7491.
Sunday, November 29th
10:00 a.m. Chrismon Tree Service in Sanctuary
Saturday, December 5th
5:00 p.m. Sea Santa Sail-a-bration event on Town Green
Sunday, December 6th
2:00 p.m. United Methodist Women's Christmas Tea at the home of Rebecca Collins (all women are invited)
Saturday, December 12th
8:00 a.m. Santa Breakfast in the Christian Life Center & Christmas on the Avenue at the Town Green
Sunday, December 13th
8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Sanctuary Services: Cantata - "Darkness into Light"
11:00 a.m. The Well service at Fleming Auditorium-
USM Gulf Coast: Children's Choir
Tuesday, December 15th
7:00 p.m. Long Beach Middle School Choir Christmas Concert in the Sanctuary
Friday, December 18th
7:00 p.m. Long Beach High School Choir Christmas Concert in the Sanctuary
Sunday, December 20th
5:00 p.m. Christmas Caroling- meet in Christian Life Center
Thurday, December 24th
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Luncheon in Christian Life Center
6:00 p.m. & 11:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Service in Sanctuary
Our 2015 Advent emphasis is Come to the Mangerbeginning Sunday, November 29th. Make plans to join us as we move closer in our devotion each week to the stable in Bethlehem that reveals Christ the Lord. Please invite friends and family to share in these beautiful special services.
Once again, the church office is sponsoring the placing of Poinsettias in the sanctuary for the Advent Season. If you would like to participate, there are order forms in the narthex and the lobby of the Well. The cost is $10.00 per plant and the deadline to order
is November 23rd. If you have any questions, please contact the church @ 863-9619.
A new Confirmation class will begin on January 10, 2016, during the Sunday school hour for youth that are in 8th grade and above who have not been confirmed. Contact the church office at 863-9619 for more information.