Single Senior Lunch Bunch [Return to top]
Single Senior Lunch Bunch ~ The Single Senior Lunch Bunch will meet after worship on sunday, Feb. 16 at Effie's Restaurant, 331 Hacienda Ave., Campbell. Please come for fellowship and fun. Separate checks will be provided.
Prayer Shawls and Baby Blankets[Return to top]
It’s not too late to turn in any additional baby blankets or prayer shawls that you made for the United Methodist Women’s Assembly. Please deliver them to Melinda Knepp (Melinda@kneppfamily.com) or to the church office by Friday,
February 21st. These blankets and shawls will be delivered to those in need after they are on display at the UMW Assembly in Louisville, KY, this April.
Volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank [Return to top]
Help pack food and learn more about Second Harvest Food Bank! There are still volunteer slots remaining for Saturday, March 8th, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, at the warehouse on First Street in San Jose.
It’s a fun way to make a contribution! You can sign up during Fellowship Hour this morning, or send an email to Gail Jacobs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fifty Plus to see Jesus Christ Superstar [Return to top]
Join the 50 Plus group for this outstanding musical by Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice. This is a dramatized version of the last seven days in the life of Jesus of Nazareth. This was the first musical to be produced by Andrew Lloyd Weber for
the professional stage.
The 50+ group will be attending this play on Sunday, March 16th, at 2:30 p.m. at the Saratoga Civic Theatre, 13777 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga. Cost is $29 per person, a limited number of tickets are available. Sign up this morning, or
February 23rd during Fellowship Hour. For more information, contact Bill or Lea Adams at the church office at (408) 378-3472.
Women’s Lenten Study[Return to top]
A Women’s study and discussion group of the book A Tree Full of Angels: Seeing the Holy in the Ordinary by Macrina Wiederkehr will meet on Tuesday, March 11th, and end April 15th. We will meet each Tuesday in the Fireside Room
from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feel free to bring a sack lunch and enjoy the opportunity to fellowship, share, or just listen as we explore this book during the Lenten Season.
The book can easily be found on Amazon (buy SCRIP!). For additional information, contact Brenda Schirle or Jane LaPierre at email@example.com, or call the church office at (408) 378-3472.
Help Feed the Homeless [Return to top]
Church & Society will be serving dinner at InnVision’s Julian Street Inn on February 16th. We will be serving 50-70 homeless people. Sign up to help this morning during Fellowship Hour. There will be many different opportunities to
make this an all-church project. You will be able to provide food, cook and/or serve the dinner. This is one way we can live our faith.
Please stop by the sign-up table to get information about this and future projects for homeless dinners.
Fat Saturday Crab Feed – Auction Donations! [Return to top]
The annual CUMC Crab Feed event is coming March 1st! We really appreciate your consideration to support and help ensure the success of the auction portion of the event with a donation.
Can you provide a special service or experience (childcare, pet sitting, face painting, pool party themed dinner, museum tickets, tickets to a play or sporting event)?
Are you a baker, artist, or craftsperson?
Do you have a timeshare or vacation home you can share for a few nights’ stay, or a week?
Did you get gift cards for Christmas that you won’t use?
We love donations of homemade items and gift baskets!
Last year our auction brought in $1,600 with 32 items for bid. Proceeds from our event support our church so that we can continue in service to God and our community.
Please drop off all donations by February 21st, 2014 at the church office “Auction Donation” box. If you have any questions, contact Marina Rush (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 408-378-3472
Janine Payton, Crab Feed Event Coordinator
Trustee's Work Morning [Return to top]
On Saturday, February 22nd, from 8:00 a.m. to noon, help do your part to keep our campus beautiful! Please come as you are able.
Projects include cleaning gutters, cleaning Fellowship Hall to make ready for the Crab Feed, and steam cleaning the folding chairs. A yummy snack will be served mid-morning.
We want our campus to be beautiful the following weekend, when 200 guests arrive for the Crab Feed! ☺ To sign up contact John Finzel (email@example.com) or call 408-378-3472.
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 www.ewaste4good.com.
Please Pick Up 2014 Donation Envelopes [Return to top]
There are a number of Donation Envelope Boxes needing to be picked up. The boxes are located on a table in the Narthex. Please help the office by picking up your envelopes, saving the cost of postage for mailing the box to your home.
Using the Donation Envelopes will insure that your contributions will be credited correctly to your name along with assisting you in getting a record of your giving.
If there is not a box of Donation Envelopes for you, please notify Diana Lovelady, Financial Secretary, through the office and you will be provided with a box of numbered envelopes.