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You may know us as the Pumpkin Church, but We are much more than just pumpkins.
St. Charles United Methodist Church in Destrehan, Louisiana is:
We are a friendly, diverse and very casual congregation where you will fit in, no matter who you are and where you have been. Join us at one of our morning worship services with excellent music and relevant preaching and where we are glad to provide a caring nursery for all our worship services.
Sunday Announcements: March 9, 2014
Adult Sunday School Classes (SS=Sunday School Building):
CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SCHOOL: March Family Style Sunday School Starts today! ‘Wanted: The Unwanted Lessons from Jesus’ Join us as we learn through fun and fellowship! .
NURSERY: A nursery for ages infant – 4 years old is available during Sunday morning worship and during Sunday School. Our nursery is in the Main Building, down the hall from the church office.
Disciple-Into the Word, Into the World-Mondays 7:00-9:00pm
Disciple-Under the Tree of Life- Wednesdays 6:30-8:30pm, Thursdays 9:00-11:00am
The Ironmen meet at 6:00 a.m. in the Prayer Room each week.
The Crown Financial Study: Jim Adams will lead a class from the Crown Biblical Financial Study beginning on Wednesday, March 12 at 6:30. All Christians are taught God’s principle of tithing and handling 10 percent of their income Unfortunately, many Christians do not understand the Lord’s perspective of handling the other 90 percent. You will learn what Scripture teaches about managing all your possessions. Topics included in this 10 week study are: getting out of debt, spending, saving and investing, giving, tithing, earning and training children to become financial stewards.
"Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success" Ryan and Courtney Mumbower will teach from, "Change Anything: the New Science of Personal Success" also beginning on Wednesdays starting March 12. A stunning new approach to how individuals can not only change their lives for the better in the workplace, but also their lives away from the office, including (but not limited to) finding ways to improve one's working relationship with others, one's overall health, outlook on life and other areas.
MID WEEK LENTEN SERVICES: Communion will be served. Our Mid Week Lenten Services will be held on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Communion will be served. All mid week Bible Studies will follow at 7:00 p.m.
UPCOMING ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES: We have three classes on the schedule for the 6 to 8 week period after Ash Wednesday. Stay tuned for more details.
FOOD PANTRY: Thanks to all who have continued to donate food for our Pantry. We continue to help provided food for those in our community who are in need. If you forgot to bring in your items for today, “I Can” Sunday, Peanut Butter and Jelly is needed this week!!
EVANGELISM NEWS: Evangelism Committee is making a SCUMC video that we are going to distribute to visiting families to accent what our church is all about. Jamie would appreciate members sending her pictures that show them or anyone in our church family in action. For example, close ups of unloading pumpkins, action shots in the food pantry, Christian Music Festival, mission trips etc. Please email electronic pics to firstname.lastname@example.org
Christian Music Festival Gathering of Thoughts! All stakeholders, anyone with an interest are invited to attend as thoughts and plans are conceived for this year’s Christian Music Festival. Meeting, Monday, March 10 at 7:30 in the Sunday School Building.
SPRING CRAFT FAIR: St. Charles United Methodist Church will be hosting a Spring Craft Fair on April 12th, 2014!! The fair will be from 9AM until 4PM. This is a great time for people to showcase Easter gifts, Teacher, Baby Shower and Wedding gifts. It is also the perfect venue to advertise your new Spring and Summer products. We will also be hosting a Children's Easter event that day and will be selling concessions. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Mary Anne Schindler at 985-764-8386. Visit www.stcharlesumc.com/CraftFair for more information.
CONFIRMATION CLASS: Confirmation Classes begin Sunday, March 9 during the Sunday school hour, 9:45. classes run through April 13 with the service of Confirmation on Sunday April 27. Calling all 7th and 8th graders and older youth. What joy we experience when we share our faith with others! Call the church office to reserve your spot.
SAVE THE DATE…SAVE THE BAGS!: Vacation Bible School- July 28th – August 1st.
Kingdom Come! Living in God’s Kingdom on Earth! Sign up sheet for volunteers and workers will be available starting today in the Narthex .Needed: Needed 33 newspaper stuffed bags for VBS! We're making stones again for our VBS Well! Start filling now!
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