Events

JYF Fall Retreat – December 6th-8th 
All BUMC Middle School youth are invited to join us for a weekend retreat!

UMW Cookie Exchange – December 7th from 10:00-11:30 AM
One of our most delicious events is coming soon! You are invited to bring 5 dozen home-baked cookies to the church to exchange with your friends. All are welcome to join us!

* You are welcome to attend the event even if you do not bake. However, only those who bring cookies will be able to take cookies home with them.

Alternative Gift Fair – December 8th from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Find creative, non-material gifts for friends and family this Christmas. Participants include Nature Conservancy, Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, Student Stock Options, Habitat for Humanity and Women’s Resource Center.

Festive Sunday – December 15th at 10:00 AM
We will share a combined worship service in celebration of Festive Sunday. Each of our choirs will perform various holiday pieces. This is a Sunday not to be missed!

* Please note that we will have one service on this day.

Christmas Pageant Rehearsal – December 15th at 3:30 PM
We will be having a pageant rehearsal in preparation for the Christmas Eve 4:30pm Christmas pageant and family service. There will be speaking and non-speaking roles. Save the date if you’d like to participate.

Please email youngfamilyministry@gmail.com if your child would like to participate.

Young Families Christmas Party – December 15th, 4:15-6:00 PM
Following the Christmas Pageant rehearsal, we will hold one of our favorite annual traditions, our Christmas Party! The Christmas party is a great time to gather together and celebrate Christ’s birth with families in the church. We will hear the Christmas story, make cards for shut-ins, do a candy packing service project for Operation Cares and local families, enjoy dinner, and have a cookie decorating bar for dessert. If your family has allergies or dietary restrictions please let us know. We are asking $10 per family if possible.

Please email youngfamilyminisitires@gmail.com to RSVP by December 8th.

The Longest Night Service – December 18th, 7:00 PM
This service is intended for those who grieve during the Christmas season. Join us as we strive to find the light in the midst of darkness.

Christmas Eve Family Service with Christmas Pageant – December 24th at 4:30 PM
All are invited to worship with us during out Christmas Eve Family Worship
Service. The children will perform in our annual Christmas Pageant during this service. If your child would to participate, please join us for our Christmas Pageant Rehearsal on December 15th at 3:30 PM.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – December 24th at 9:00 PM
All are invited to prepare for the birth of Christ during our Christmas Eve
Candlelight Service.