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Come to the Table - January 21, 2017

Come to the Table – Saturday January 21st at 5:30 pm

Join us as we gather around the table for food and worship, Saturday January 21st at 5:30 pm.

Dinner will be Pot Luck! Bring a dish to share.

We will close the service with communion.

Opportunities to Serve Our Neighbors in January

Food Drop at Parkwood Elementary School, Saturday January 21st

There are two options for participating in this event at Parkwood Elementary School. To help with setup plan to be at the school from 10 am through 12 pm. Food distribution will take place from 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Egg Sunday in January

On Sunday, January 22, we will be collecting eggs for Urban Ministries’ food pantry clients. Our record so far is 75 dozen. You can bring eggs that morning or place them in the refrigerators during the week. It is very special for these people to have fresh eggs and I want to thank you for your continued support of this effort.

Serve Breakfast at Urban Ministries

On Saturday, Jan. 28, we are scheduled to serve breakfast at Urban Ministries.  I will have a sign up sheet on Sunday, or respond to this email if you are able to help us.  We will meet at 7:45 am to carpool.

Making Sandwiches on the Fifth Tuesday of the Month

Parkwood United Methodist Church is signed up to make sandwiches for UM Cafe on the fifth Tuesdays of the month. A number of you responded that you would help.  We have a fifth Tuesday next week, Jan. 31.  Please contact Jan Schwarze if you plan to go .  We will meet at the church parking lot at 9:10 am to carpool.


Parkwood UMC Chili Cookoff

ParkwoodUMC Chili Cook off – Sunday January 29th

The Great United Methodist Men Buzzards Breath Chili and the Great Chili cookoff is Sunday, January 29th following worship

Bring your competition Chili and enjoy a fine bowl of UMM chili. Competition chili means you bring your chili in a crock pot and the attendees will judge them by donating money to the competition chili they like the best. The winner is crowned Chile Person of the Year.