Single Senior Lunch Bunch [Return to top]

The Single Senior Lunch Bunch will meet after church on November 16th at Tomato Thyme, 1560 Hamilton Avenue (408) 723-7333. Come for fellowship and fun. New members are welcome! Separate checks are provided. See you there!

Special Celebratory Luncheon [Return to top]

Special Celebratory Luncheon and Informational Presentation, November 16th! Next Sunday, we will celebrate the baptism of Flokel Williams in worship. Following the worship service, the family will provide a luncheon to the congregation as part of the celebration. All are welcome to celebrate the Sacrament of Baptism with Flokel’s family. Also during the luncheon, a speaker from the Santa Clara County Department of Public Health will be present to talk about the status of Ebola prevention efforts in Santa Clara County. Don’t miss this very informative and timely presentation.

Elmwood Advent Meditations [Return to top]

Elmwood Advent Meditations Are Here! Partnership: God with Us, an Advent booklet containing art and writings by Elmwood inmates, is available for a donation of $10. Your donation will also provide a copy of these meditations to an inmate. These booklets are sponsored and produced by CIC (Correctional Institutions Chaplaincy) Ministries serving our county jails. Stop by the Art & Spirit Ministry table after worship services on Nov. 16th, 23rd, & 30th to obtain these beautiful gifts. For more information, please contact Sue Foyle (

50 Plus Thanksgiving Feast [Return to top]

Join the 50+ fellowship group for their annual Thanksgiving Feast on Saturday, November 22nd, in the Fellowship Hall. The evening begins at 6:00 p.m. with delicious hot cider served as you arrive. Bring a side dish to share and $3 per person to cover the cost of the turkeys. Sign-up sheets will be out during Fellowship Hour this morning and on November 16th. If you have questions, call Bertie Meehan at (408) 378-3472.

Arthritis Foundation Bone & Joint Expo [Return to top]

The Arthritis Foundation, originator of the exercise classes taught here at CUMC, is sponsoring a free, informational workshop on living with arthritis and osteoporosis. The workshop will be held on Saturday, November 15th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Double Tree Hilton, Berkeley Marina. Over 20 different seminars will be offered. This one-stop shop for arthritis education and resources is open to anyone living with arthritis, osteoporosis, or related diseases, their family members and caregivers. Registration is required. Call 510-204-5888 to register.

Defibrillator Training [Return to top]

The Trustees have recently installed an AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) system in the Fellowship Hall and Education Building. They are interested in finding out if anyone in the congregation is already CPR and AED certified, or is interested in becoming certified. Please email Barbara Wade ( if you are certified, or would like to be, so that the Trustees can better understand any needs for hosting training sessions.

Message for the Soul [Return to top]

Looking to receive the good word throughout your week? There is an entire library full of messages from past and present pastors on our website, which you can enjoy any time! Visit, and go to the Video and Audio tab.

Amazon Smile ☺ [Return to top]

You Shop, Amazon Gives! Your Amazon purchases can benefit Campbell UMC through the Amazon Smile Foundation. Simply go to for your Amazon shopping. The first time you visit, you will be prompted to select an organization to benefit, so choose Campbell United Methodist Church. ☺ At the sign-in point, use your regular Amazon account information (email and password) and shop as usual. For every eligible purchase, 0.5% will be donated to CUMC! And pay for your purchases with Amazon SCRIP, thereby doubling your contribution to CUMC!

Ewaste4Good Recycling [Return to top]

If you have old electronics, video games, computers, laptops, printers, appliances, televisions and more, let Ewaste4good clear the clutter for you. Ewaste4good will come to your house and collect your unwanted electronic waste. They will securely shred the items and recycle the components they can, reducing our landfill.
Best of all, you can designate CUMC as the donation recipient. When you call or go online, select CUMC as the charity you want to sponsor. It’s a win-win situation! You have a clean and clutter-free house, and CUMC gets a donation. Call 1-800-317-3112, or go online to