Announcements for march 20, 2011


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Announcements for march 20, 2011

  1. 1. Welcome to Big Beaver United Methodist Church
  2. 2. <ul><li>Polar Café </li></ul><ul><li>Offers a wide variety of beverages, </li></ul><ul><li>from gourmet coffees, teas and </li></ul><ul><li>hot chocolates as well as soft drinks, </li></ul><ul><li>juice boxes, iced and bottled water. </li></ul><ul><li>Café opens at 9:30am each Sunday </li></ul><ul><li>Gourmet Coffee - Just $1 per cup </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>WANTED: </li></ul><ul><li>SMILING FACES FOR </li></ul><ul><li>WELCOME CENTER </li></ul><ul><li>Time Slots: 8:15-8:35 </li></ul><ul><li>9:30-9:50 </li></ul><ul><li>10:45-11:05 </li></ul><ul><li>(Please contact Mindy Sporer at </li></ul><ul><li>248 524 1728 or </li></ul>
  4. 4. Big Beaver United Methodist Men Spring Golf Outing In Memory of Charles Martin, James Green, and David Arthur. Proceeds Support Youth Camping Program May 28, 2011 1 P.M. Shotgun Start Selfridge Air National Guard Base Golf Course Cost: $60 (Includes golf, cart, and meal) Sign up by May 21 Pay Clayton Osburn For questions or more information: call Ron Dritlein (248) 377-1110.
  5. 5. Attention Campers!! Time to start thinking about Summer Camps! The United Methodist Men will pay 50% of the tuition for any youth that wants to attend a summer camp. Please see Mike Jones or Oz (Clayton Osburn) for more information about the camp programs. Brochures are available in the office or online at:
  6. 6. Pacific Emergency Give to Pacific Emergency Advance #3021317 Lisa Jackson A massive earthquake hit Japan on Friday, March 11, triggering a 33-foot tsunami that swept away everything in its path. REUTERS/YOMIURI/JAPAN
  7. 7. <ul><li>PI┼ Stop </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Men’s Thursday Morning </li></ul><ul><li>Bible Study </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>6:00 am at Lukich’s Restaurant </li></ul><ul><li>East side of Rochester Road, just South of Wattles. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>All men are welcome – bring a friend </li></ul>
  8. 8. Financial Update from the Stewardship Committee See bulletin insert for more details.
  9. 9. <ul><li>Fresh Start: </li></ul><ul><li>A caring/sharing fellowship of people who have had to deal with extraordinary circumstances in their lives. </li></ul><ul><li>A support group studying about God’s grace and unconditional love. </li></ul><ul><li>We meet in the library every Monday morning at 9:45am. </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone is Welcome! </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Participants Welcome! </li></ul><ul><li>Minister at Heartland Health Care Center </li></ul><ul><li>2nd and 4th Sunday each month </li></ul><ul><li>Please feel free to join us there at 3:00 pm. </li></ul><ul><li>Next date: TODAY </li></ul><ul><li>Need information or transportation, please contact Nancy Pearson: (248) 224-8758 or email [email_address] </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>BBUMC Recycling Request </li></ul><ul><li>We need more brown paper bags for the recycling bins . </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>MARCH 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>BANNER </li></ul><ul><li>Printed copies </li></ul><ul><li>available in the narthex </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>APRIL 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>BANNER </li></ul><ul><li>Articles are due in the church office by </li></ul><ul><li>March 14. </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>The Prayer Shawl Ministry </li></ul><ul><li>Meet in the church library the 2nd & 4th Sundays from 2-4 pm. </li></ul><ul><li>Next meeting is TODAY. </li></ul><ul><li>Questions? Know someone </li></ul><ul><li>who needs a prayer shawl? </li></ul><ul><li>Please contact Addamae Akin </li></ul><ul><li>or Pastor Jack. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Big Beaver UMC Job Club </li></ul><ul><li>Meets every 2nd & 4th Wednesday </li></ul><ul><li>at 7:00 pm, in the Quad rooms. </li></ul><ul><li>The next meeting is March 23. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>COME SING IN THE CHOIR </li></ul><ul><li>We need a few more good women to sing in the choir.  </li></ul><ul><li>Please fill out the one-stop sign-up and put it in the offering plate if you will consider praising God in the choir (men, too, of course) </li></ul><ul><li>OR if you know of someone who should be encouraged to do so!   </li></ul><ul><li>There will be a warm welcome waiting for you (and them)!  </li></ul>
  17. 17. Sign-up for Sunday flowers on the Altar 3 easy steps! <ul><li>Place a check to BBUMC for $23 with ‘Flowers’ in the memo line, or on the envelope in the offering plate </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoy the beauty the flowers bring to the worship service </li></ul><ul><li>Use the calendar sign-up on the table to select the date (2011 Calendar) </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Attention Youth Group! </li></ul><ul><li>Today – Youth Group 4-6pm </li></ul><ul><li>March 27 – Youth Group – 4- </li></ul><ul><li>DINNER & DESSERT AUCTION 5:30-7pm </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Youth Group </li></ul><ul><li>FUNDRAISERS FOR OUR MISSION TRIP </li></ul><ul><li>LITTLE CEASAR’S PIZZA KITS – Grab a youth and order up some pizza kits for your freezer! We receive $5 per kit sold!! </li></ul><ul><li>M&M TUBES –We ask that you take them home, enjoy the treats, and bring the tube back to us filled with quarters!!! </li></ul><ul><li>CAR WASH - When the weather clears, we will hold a car wash. Watch the bulletin for more details. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Youth Group </li></ul><ul><li>SUNDAY DINNER AND DESSERT AUCTION </li></ul><ul><li>March 27 th - Served from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. </li></ul><ul><li>Cost: $5 per person, or $20 per family. </li></ul><ul><li>Our theme for March’s dessert auction is cakes. Please feel free to make your favorite cake so we can auction it off during dinner. </li></ul><ul><li>All proceeds will go towards our mission trip. </li></ul><ul><li>Come enjoy this tasty fundraiser - then attend the Mosaic Youth Theatre presentation. </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Mosaic Youth Theatre </li></ul><ul><li>Of Detroit </li></ul><ul><li>Is coming to Big Beaver UMC </li></ul><ul><li>Please join us on Sunday, March 27 </li></ul><ul><li>at 7:30 in the evening </li></ul><ul><li>for a program of musical entertainment </li></ul><ul><li>that will enrich your lives. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Youth Theatre of Detroit March 27 at 7:00 p.m. Singing, drama and a message of hope mark this special evening with talented youth from the Detroit Metropolitan Area. A free-will offering will be taken at the performance and there will be a time of fellowship following.
  23. 23. <ul><li>THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Did you know that BBUMC has an </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Endowment Fund‘? </li></ul><ul><li>For information please see: </li></ul><ul><li>Clayton Osburn, Bruce Fayerweather, </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Turner, Bob Huber, Mike Emmons, Tom Hill, or Bob Kruse. </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>Upcoming Committee Meetings </li></ul><ul><li>March 21, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li> 6:30 PM  SPRC </li></ul><ul><li> 6:30 PM  Trustees </li></ul><ul><li> 6:30 PM  Stewardship </li></ul><ul><li> 7:30 PM  Ad Council </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>Blood Pressure Check . </li></ul><ul><li>TODAY </li></ul><ul><li>During Coffee Hour </li></ul><ul><li>See Wilma Pace. </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>TODAY </li></ul><ul><li>3:30-5:00  </li></ul><ul><li>All 5th and 6th graders are </li></ul><ul><li>invited to join us.  </li></ul><ul><li>Contact Becky Thomas with questions. (248) 528-9786 </li></ul>ROUTE 56
  27. 27. <ul><li>“ TABLE FOR FIVE…THOUSAND” </li></ul><ul><li>A children’s musical </li></ul><ul><li>by Tom S. Long and Allen Pote </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>SUNDAY MORNING, MARCH 27 </li></ul><ul><li>at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m . </li></ul><ul><li>Presented by our church’s Crusader Choir (grades 3-6) </li></ul><ul><li>Under the direction of LeAnn Wolf </li></ul><ul><li>Suzanne Bianchi, Accompanist </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  28. 28. <ul><li>When leaving please take the time to make sure that thermostats are not on </li></ul><ul><li>“ HOLD temperature”. </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you, …. </li></ul><ul><li>The Trustees   </li></ul>
  29. 29. If you are interested in joining us on this on this year’s family mission trip to the Midwest Mission Distribution Center in Chatham, Illinois, WE NEED TO HEAR FROM YOU!!! Contact: Keith Meadows at 248-879-2840 Family Mission Trip July 31 to August 6