There will be NO adult choir practice on February 26 due to the Ash Wednesday Service.
Come out for our donation-only UMYF Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper February 25 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Shrove Tuesday (the day before Ash Wednesday) is chiefly marked by feasting and celebration, which traditionally precede the observance of the Lenten fast.
1. Registration has been extended for the listening session with the S.C. General Conference delegates at Central UMC in Florence this Sunday. If you would like to attend, register here.
2. Bishop Holston will be visiting the Marion District at Aynor UMC Sunday, February 16, at 4 PM. His topic will be, "Staying Focused in Uncertain Times."
Meal providers needed to show our youth some love through food! Sign up sheet is available in the sanctuary. See Jill or Sherry for more info.
The Staff Pastor Relations Committee (SPRC) will meet Tuesday, February 11, at 6:30 PM in the Sadie Martin Building.
Join our Women’s Group Thursday, February 13, from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM in the fellowship hall. Program theme is Planting Seeds...Kindness, Teamwork, Love, and Faith. Dues are $12. Checks payable to Union UMC Women’s Group. Snacks provided by Cindy Allen, Sherrell Richardson, and Joey Simmons.
Celebrate with David, Jackie, and Sarah Beverly at an open house at their new home. Visit the family and enjoy provided snacks. After hurricane flooding and damage, the Beverlys are setting up house again. The family requests gift cards from Walmart, Food Lion, and Lowe’s.
Administrative Council meets Monday, January 13, at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Come see what’s going on in the life of Union! Ministries, missions, business, and more are on the agenda.
All those listed here are members of the Administrative Council. Members are to attend and share in their area of ministry. All of the church is invited for input and information.
Join Union United’s Men’s Group Saturday, March 14, for its Sporting Clay Shooting Tournament at Back Woods Quail Club in Georgetown, S.C
The goal is to gather 20 four-person teams. Cost to participate is $75 per shooter plus a $100 hole sponsorship or $400 per team. Lunch is provided for all participants.
Each shooter needs to bring 100 shells for their round as they are not included in the $400. Golf carts are available for $6 per person for a four-person cart ($24 total). Participants can bring their own carts or side-by-side ATVs.
All monies raised are split between HIS Hands of Horry County, the Waccamaw Youth Center, Bethesda for Single Mothers and Men’s Group community home repairs.
CLICK HERE to register.
🗓 UMYF will not have a regular meeting December 15, but will attend the children's Christmas program. UMYF will also not meet Sunday, December 22, or Sunday, December 29.
🗓 The Adult Choir and the Children's Choir will not meet for regular practices for the remainder of December.
We have been presented with a special opportunity again this advent season to live and give like Jesus. We are being challenged to set aside a percentage of what we would normally spend on Christmas gifts and give that amount as a special Christmas offering.
The special offering will be divided up in thirds, with equal amounts going to:
⛪️ Capital Improvement Debt
🔨 Salkehatchie Summer Service
Beautiful Feet Ministries, the Tanzanian mission ministry of John and Mary Long from Conway (Learn more at www.bethefeet.org.)
Join us THIS Sunday, December 15, for discipleship opportunities at 10 a.m.
Women in the Pulpit Sunday will be celebrated during the 11 a.m. worship service for our 3rd Sunday of Advent. The message will be given by Minoo Rosey.
Join us for a traditional Christmas Eve Candlelight Service Tuesday, December 24, beginning at 5 p.m. Bring the whole family to experience the holy and beautiful coming of Christ.
Invite your Facebook friends HERE.
The church is putting together a basket of Christmas items as a shower/wedding gift for Brandi Arries, the eldest daughter of Pastor Chris and Gayle.
Appropriate items are Christmas ornaments, signs, towels, and other red, white, or red and white decorations. The basket will be given THIS Sunday, December 1.
The Hanging of the Greens is Saturday, November 30, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Lots of hands are needed to bring Christmas to the church campus.
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Union's annual Tea Cup Sale fundraiser brought in $1,722 to provide Christmas gifts to a dozen children.
In working with our local elementary schools to identify those in need, six children from South Conway Elementary School and six children from Waccamaw Elementary school will receive a much brighter Christmas!. 🎄🎁
The Golden Spoon winner of the 2019 MYF Chili Cook-off was Victor and Betsy Fruhling. Second place went to Dennis and Kay Graham, parents of Jill Cribb and third place was awarded to Jonathan Sellers. A total of $551 was raised for youth activities and missions.
The youth will be going to Ground Zero for “iWorship with Brock Gill” THIS Sunday, November 10. All youth need to be at the church campus by 5 p.m.
Please bring in your filled M&M tubes THIS Sunday. After worship, the youth will lay the quarters out to see how far they will go around the sanctuary.
Come to a tropical paradise THIS Sunday, November 3, at 10:10 a.m. in the fellowship hall for ALIVE, our monthly live production where we tell new stories of old truths.
Mark your calendars for Sunday, December 8, at 6:30 p.m. for the adult choir Christmas cantata. Practices are Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
The children's choir's program, Random Acts of Christmas, is set for December 15, at 6:30 p.m. Practices are Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
If you missed your M&M tube, get one from a youth. They are inviting you to eat the candy in the tubes, replace it with quarters, and return it when filled. ($13.50 fills the tube)
The youth want to see how far the quarters will go around the church. All proceeds go to benefit the next generation!