Preacher: The Reverend Scott Spence, pastor Beech Grove UMC
Wednesday, December 7
Location: South Bristol UMC
Preacher: The Reverend Robert Kariuki, pastor John Wesley UMC
Wednesday, December 14
Location: John Wesley UMC
Preacher: The Reverend Liz Hamilton, pastor Addilynn UMC
Wednesday, December 21
Location: Virginia Avenue UMC
Preacher: The Reverend Jeremy McMillan, pastor St. Luke UMC
Just in Time for Christmas Hosting:
Family Promise Volunteer Training
Monday, Dec. 12
6:00 p.m-7:00 p.m Tankersley Hall
Angie Sproles, Director Family Promise of Bristol will lead us through Family Promise Volunteer Training. Consider it a “refresher course” for seasoned volunteers and a fresh learning for new volunteers among us!
Next FUMC Bristol Family Promise Dates:
December 18-December 25
Chancel Choir Cantata
Sunday, December 18
Help us celebrate the birth of the King with “One Small Child,” a Christmas musical combining rich classic carols with powerful new songs! The musical is created and arranged by Tom Fettke, one of the church’s favorite arrangers.
Invite your family, friends, and those who may be alone this Christmas Eve.
10:00 a.m. Combined Worship
December 25, Christmas Day:
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
A Season for Giving:
As in years past,
the month of December will provide a unique opportunity to share extra gifts for ministry and in honor of Christ’s birth.
Look for an after-Thanksgiving special mailing from Pastor Michelle and the Finance Team about where this year’s gifts are designated and how you can meaningfully participate!
The Soup Kitchen
Operated by the United Company Foundation
Located on the campus of the former Sullins Academy,
1,000 meals daily to those in
need in Bristol, VA.
Please donate about an hour of your time to ladle soup
for this wonderful local cause!
December 1st-14th, weekdays only, 9:15am.
Contact Carol Taylor to volunteer or for questions.