Holiday Week Office Hours
The office will be closed Monday, January 2. Regular office resume Tuesday, January 3. Pastor David Nicol and family will be on vacation January 2-10, 2012.
Communion stewards: Shirley Fontaine and Dee Philbrick
Lector: Kelly Santiago
Acolytes: Noah Dancoes and Nick Gauthier
Greeter: Lloyd Willey and Elaine Lewis
Ushers: Warren Chatto and Stephen Mockler
Counters-Kathy Gallupe and Darla King
A new session of Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University kicks off this month. The classes begin Wednesday, January 18 and Saturday, January 21. Cost for the 13 week video based course is $100 for family. For more information: Kelly Santiago or check out the Financial Peace table in the fellowship hall.
Ladies, come join us for a re-gifting party on January 6, 2012 @ 7:00 PM. Get something for Christmas that isn’t quite your thing? Wrap it up and bring it along! Let’s get to know our fellow church ladies better while having some fun! Contact Leanne Bishop at 862-4811 or email@example.com.
The Hampden Highlands United Methodist Church Youth Group will be holding an All Christian Music Skate Night at Great Skates in Bangor on January 7. Here is a chance to skate to a variety of contemporary Christian Music from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Event is open to all ages. Cost is $3.50 per person plus skate rentals of $1.50 for regular skates or $3.00 for rollerblades. $.50 of each admission goes to the Youth Group for a mission project. For more information contact Brad Wills at 862-3487.
Need a substitute lector for Sunday, January 15 and January 22. Please contact the office if you can assist, call 862-4195 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The “Winter” Landscapers will be meeting January 25th, 2012. All those interested in planning the planting of trees, shrubs, fences, benches, etc, this is the meeting for you!!! A big “thank-you” for those who volunteered in clearing the brush by the church parking lot. Also a big “thank-you” to Trisha and Larry Braun for chipping it all up for us!!! We now will be able to plant some trees and bushes that will beautify our church grounds. Thank-you again for all the volunteers!!! Come join us, any questions call Laura Osborne 862-8015.
Hot and Delicious Chicken Pie Dinner-Saturday, January 28, 2012
As a service to the church, Hampden Highlands UMC’s Jubilation Singers (voice choir) will be serving up hot, delicious chicken pies at a church supper fundraiser on Saturday, January 28. 2012, from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm. Price for the supper is $8 for adults and $4 for children. The menu includes: chicken pies served carrots and peas, cranberry sauce, cakes, coffee and tea. Sign up sheets will be posted in early January.
Prayer Shawl ministry will meet January 31, 2012 at 9:30 am at the home of Deanna Philbrick.