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2017 Advent and Christmas at Parkwood UMC

Advent and Christmas at Parkwood United Methodist Church

December 3, 11 AM Hanging of the Greens

We will adorn the sanctuary with greenery as we hear scripture and sing hymns.

December 10, 11 AM Moravian Love Feast

We will enjoy worship, incorporating some of the traditions of the Moravian Love Feast.

December 17, 11 AM Lessons and Carols

Our worship will center around scripture and hymns!

Thursday, December 21, Longest Night

Join us for a potluck dinner at 6PM. Worship will begin at 7PM.

December 24, Christmas Eve

10 AM Worship Only,

7PM Candlelight & Communion

December 31, New Year’s Eve

10 AM Worship Only

January 7, Epiphany

Sunday School & Refreshments begin again in the new year

Worship at 11AM




Serve with Parkwood UMC

Opportunities to Serve Our Neighbors – December 2017


  • Cookies for Party on December 16 – Drop off at church by Friday, 12/15Urban Ministries of Durham
  • WARM winter coats and jackets – All ages and sizes for men, women, and children.
  • New UNWRAPPED Toys for ages 0-18 – Drop off at church by Monday, 12/11
  • New Socks & Underwear Drive – All sizes for men, women, children and teens, especially SM, MED, LG and XL (UMW Sponsored – Look for the boxes)

Volunteer in the Food Pantry & Clothes Closet at Urban Ministries, December 21st

Spend your morning helping others. Volunteer with other Parkwood UMC folks serving at Urban Ministries.


Donations for Urban Ministries, Ongoing

You can donate items for Urban Ministries by bringing them to the church, Get the updated list of accepted items.

Come to the Table Nov 28, 2017 - Parkwood UMC

Come to the Table, November 18th 5:30 pm

Join us as we gather around the table for food and worship, Saturday November 18th at 5:30 pm.

We will celebrate “Small World” Preschool with this special evening of worship, fellowship and thanksgiving.

The dinner for Come to the Table this month is a Pot Luck meal. Bring a dish or two to share.

We will close the service with communion.