Dalewood UMC Connection

November 15, 2015

Supper and Serve

Wednesday, Nov. 18th, 6-8pm

2300 Ridgecrest Drive

Nashville, TN

Join us for supper followed by packing Thanksgiving Baskets to needy families. Non- perishable Items are needed for the baskets and also please consider donating family type board games and movies since some of the baskets will be going to the homes of Foster Children who will be spending Thanksgiving with their families.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

CONNECT TEAM

The Chancel Choir is taking orders for Poinsettia's in honor or memory of our loved ones for Christmas again this year. If you would like to order a poinsettia, please contact the church office for an order form. The cost is $10.00 and we are only ordering Red Poinsettia's this year. The deadline for ordering is December 6th. Checks should be made payable to the Chancel Choir

Resource Team

The Finance Team will be meeting @ 1pm on 11/22 to work on next year's budget.

Keep our lay leadership committee, leadership council and church leaders in your prayers as we prepare documents, nominate new leaders, and approve a new budget ahead of our upcoming charge conference on Sunday, December 13.

Serve Team

Don't forget to join us on this Wednesday, 11/18 as we pack baskets for the needy at our monthly Supper 'n Serve meeting. Supper will be furnished but we need items for the baskets. We will be taking some baskets to the families of Foster Children who will be spending Thanksgiving at home with their families. Besides all the good things to eat, we are asking for donations of family board games and movies. Please be generous to those less fortunate than you.

Grow Team


Adult

  • All are invited to attend a ministry planning meeting of church leaders and visionaries on Saturday, Dec. 5th at 4pm in Langford Hall.
  • Inglewood Elementary School is looking for volunteer(s) to help in their library a couple of hours each week to check in and out books. If you can help, call Leigh Patton @ 615-262-6697 X 638124.

Youth

  • Don't forget that we will be preparing food for Second Helpings Thanksgiving event Nov. 25th at 1pm in Langford Hall.
  • Join us on Wednesday nights at 6:30pm for our Bible Study about how our faith intersects with the world.
  • Makes plans to join us for our Christmas Caroling to the shut in's on Sunday, Dec. 6th.

Dalewood Children

  • Thanks to everyone who helped pack our Care Packages last week.
  • Don't forget items for the Thanksgiving Baskets are needed by Wed.
  • Don't forget to continue bringing items for our Care Packages.

Explore Team

We will begin collecting toys for the 61st Ave Toy Store this month. They need toys for all ages (especially babies & teenagers) . This is it the last distribution center for many families

They are asking that toys be delivered to them by Dec 17. They need 100's of volunteers Dec 18-21 on their shopping days, but also to help Dec 1-17 to sort toys. Call the church at 615-292-7184 if you are able to volunteer your time. If you would prefer to send a monetary donation, please send to 61st Ave UMC %last minute toy store, 6018 New York Ave Nashville TN 37209,

Dalewood's Children's Ministries are still collecting items for our care packages. You can leave your donations in the Giving Station in the Narthex and their will also be a list of items to donate in the same area.

Worship Team

Our pianist for the last 2 Sundays has been Mark Hagewood. He has agreed to be our interim pianist until the first of the year. We are very happy to welcome him!! Let the SPRC committee know how much you have enjoyed his music.

Share Team

Want to learn how to share your faith and join a team dedicated to spreading the good news of Jesus Christ? Join us for our next Share Team meeting on Nov 21st at 11am.

Pray

  • We pray this week for the all of our veterans and thank them for their service. We are thankful for the opportunity to be able to provide Thanksgiving baskets for the needly.
  • We pray for Ed and Anne Clymer. Ed had a fall and Anne has an infection. Also James Bryant has had pneumonia but is improving and Ernest Goens will have eye surgery on Wednesday the 18th.

Support Dalewood

If you have not signed up for the Kroger Rewards Program, please do so using your Kroger Plus card. It is very easy and is like "free" money for Dalewood. Click on the link below to visit the site.

Birthdays

Wednesday Nov 18

Jeremy Denton


Saturday Nov 21

Chaim Chavarrio