Zion United Methodist Church
Monday, October 23, 2017
Stepping out in faith to be Christ to others in the world

United Methodist Women

 
 

 

UMW REPORT
 

     As Zion UMW finalizes gatherings and fundraisers for 2015, Autumn Blessings are sent your way!!

     On Tuesday, October 20, at 6:30pm, we will meet in the Church Fellowship Hall.  Donna Lloyd will lead the meeting.  Nancy Hicks will offer Devotions and President Headley Barnsley will present a program on “World Thank Offering” from the UMW Program Book.  Sue Chamberlin will provide refreshments.

     On Tuesday, November 17, at 10:00am, Christine Braxton will lead the meeting in the Church Fellowship Hall.  Vice-President Dianne Williams will share Devotions.  Carolyn Messer will bring refreshments.  Our program will consist of planning for participation in the Annual Spotsylvania County Christmas Parade at Spotsylvania Courthouse on Saturday, December 5.  Zion UMW will plan for a Bake Sale Fundraiser in front of Pendleton’s Hardware before the Parade starts.  A cookie exchange at the December 12 UMW Christmas Party may also be discussed.

     On Saturday, December 12, at 10am, the Annual UMW Christmas Brunch will be held in the Church Fellowship Hall.  Vivien Richardson will be meeting leader and Janet Wright will share Devotions.  After brunch, baskets from Treasurer, Joyce Messer will be assembled as Christmas gifts for shut-in friends and Zion UMC members.

     Nancy Hicks and Arlene Crislip will coordinate the RACSB Christmas Party to be held in the Church Fellowship Hall, Friday, December 11 at 1pm.  We will assemble Christmas baskets for shut-ins at 2pm on Friday, December 11. ZUMW members will provide refreshments and joyful carol singing.

     As we close out our 2015 calendar year of meetings and events, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and most Joyous 2016!!  As always, we welcome all to join us in fellowship and local and global service missions.

 
Margaret Rumuly
Secretary