Upcoming Events You Don't Want to Miss
Serving The City
Dec. 14th we will be helping host a Christmas party for Refugee Support Service.
All Hands on Deck for Christmas Tree Sale! Dec. 5-7
The Christmas Tree Sale is going to be another great event this year! Please sign up to work on the tree lot December 5-7. We can't do this huge event without lot's of parents and youth help!
LOVE FEAST DEC. 22, 2019
On Sunday evening, December 22nd at 6:00 pm the youth host the MPUMC Love Feast with Moravian Love Feast Buns, Spiced Tea, and handmade Beeswax Candles. We need all of our youth to be involved. Youth are in charge of the entire service. Youth choir will be singing at the service as well as the youth praise band. We need 6th and 7th grade students to light the luminaries, 8th grade students to be Ushers and High School students to help serve the love feast buns and spice tea.
Rehearsal this Sunday Dec. 22nd
3:30 PM - seniors participating in the service and High School Spice Tea Servers. Come to sanctuary.
4:30 PM - 6th/7th graders come to Jubilee Hall to wrap Moravian buns and set out luminaries
4:30 PM - 8th grade ushers come to Jubilee Hall
We have decided we will serve pizza to the youth before the service. Please wear dark pants, skirt or nice jeans and a white top.
Order Your Christmas Tree
and Wreaths Now.
We are excited to announce we have a new vendor for trees and wreaths this year!
Pre-order your Christmas Tree, wreath or garland from our youth. Then join us December 5-7 to pick up your tree. We encourage you to pre-order this year as we will not have as many extra trees on the lot.
All proceeds this year will be going to our youth mission trips to help offset cost and for building supplies where needed. If you buy your tree in the mountains or elsewhere please consider purchasing a tree to donate to a family from Refugee Support Services in Charlotte or simply making a donation to the sale.
Tree Lot Hours:
Thursday Dec. 5th - 5:00pm - 8:00pm;
Friday Dec. 6th - 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm; (Family fun night with Hubee D’s Food truck)
Saturday December 7 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.
Questions: Mark Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org
6’ - 7’ tree, $65
7’ -8’ tree, $75
8’-9’ tree, $85
9’-10’ tree, $100
10’-11’ tree, $125
Wreaths Fraser Fir (no bow) 24” span $30
Wreaths Fraser Fir (no bow) 32” span $35
Mixed Wreath: (no bow) 26” span $35
Velvet Red Bow for Wreath 5.5” span $5
Fraser Fir Garland 25 feet $35
Delivery Fee $30 (Must be within 3 mile radius of church, we will verify.)
Middle School Winter Retreat
Join us at Lake Junaluska January 17-20
(MLK weekend, 3 day weekend)
Come on the Middle School Winter Retreat with us! Over two days, participants will enjoy engaging preaching and energizing worship! Lake Junaluska offers. This weekend will be full of amazing messages, a great band, SKIING one day and snow tubing and mission work another day!
Speaker: Mark Oestreicher has been involved in church ministry his whole life, particularly with teenagers and youth workers. Marko has had a broad experience working in churches in roles ranging from Junior High Pastor to Executive Pastor. For 11 years, Marko was at Youth Specialties in San Diego, an organization that trains and equips church youth workers – the last 8 of those years as president.
Marko has authored or contributed to more than 70 books, including the much-talked-about "Youth Ministry 3.0" and "Hopecasting: Finding, Keeping and Sharing the Things Unseen." Marko is a partner in The Youth Cartel, providing resources, training and coaching for church youth workers.
High School Winter Retreat
January 31 - February 2
(MLK weekend, 3 day weekend)
Join us at Asbury Hills Jan. 31 - Feb 2, 2020
It’s Winter retreat Bible-bootcamp!!!! High School Winter Retreat moves to Asbury Hills Camp. Cameron Moore is back as our worship leader and we will have another amazing senior send-off. Whether you have done many retreats or this is your first, we want you there!