Lillian United Methodist Church
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Reaching Out With God's Love
12770 South Perdido Street      Lillian, Alabama 36549          Pastor: Rev. Daniel W. Randall
Office: 251 962-4336                    Email: office@lillianumc.org             
Sunday Worship: 8am & 10am              Sunday School: 9am
  

Welcome: As a community of people united in the Love of God through Christ Jesus
and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we “Reach Out With God’s Love” through . . .
Worship
Discipleship
Fellowship & Hospitality
Ministries of Outreach & Witness
Gift Oriented Service
 

 
 
 
 
Announcements and Upcoming Events:
 
 The SPRC will meet on November 9th following the 10AM Worship Service.
 The Ladies Lunch Bunch will gather on November 20th to enjoy lunch at "Triggers". Carpool from LUMC at 10:30 RSVP: Gail Keigley, 961-1740 
November Newsletter and Pastors Post are now available.
 
 
ECUMENICAL MINISTRIES FOOD DRIVE
November 22, curb side pick-up from 8:30-11:30
Please leave a bag of non-perishable food items by your mailbox to be picked up by the LUMC youth and children.       If you do not receive a mailer about the pickup in you area, please bring your donations to the church.
  
CHILI COOK-OFF
November 22, 1Pm-4PM,    Please sign up
This is a Youth fundraiser for the "Winter Revive" weekend at Blue Lake.
 
"HANGING OF THE GREENS" 
November 23, following the 10AM Worship Service
Bring a change of clothes and stay after church to decorate the sanctuary for Christmas! All help would be much appreciated.
 
THANKSGIVING DAY POTLUCK DINNER
November 27, Fellowship at 11:30AM, Dinner at noon
Turkey, cornbread dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy plus beverage will be provided by the church. Tableware will also be provided. You are asked to bring a complimentary dish that will serve at least eight and PLEASE SIGN UP TO ATTEND.
 
FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
November 30th, we will begin the Advent season by lighting the candle of Hope.
Advent is the season in the Christmas year when we hear and participate in the time  of waiting for the birth of the Messiah, and we look with hope for the second coming of Christ. 
 
 MRS. SANTA'S SWEETSHOP
Sunday, December 7th, 7:30AM-11:30AM
Let the Lillian UMW provide goodies for your holidays! Sweets donations may be dropped off on Saturday, 10AM-1PM in the Fellowship Hall.
 
CHRISTMAS ANGEL TREE
gifts due in the LUMC sanctuary by December 9th
LUMC will be supporting the Ecumenical Ministries "Christmas Sharing Program" for children under age 13 from the Foley, Elberta, Lillian, Magnolia Springs and Bon Secour areas. Contact Dick Erwin at 850-776-7137 or Betty Erwin at 850-776-7125 if you have any questions. 
 
 
  
 
 Church Calendar
View church calendar on second page of weekly bulletin.
 
     
 LUMC Office Hours are Monday through Thursday from 8am to 2pm.