Upcoming Events

 

Be sure to check this page frequently to see upcoming important events.

To see our complete church calendar, click here.

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November  Clothing Drive             

at Doylestown United Methodist Church

To benefit local families and

 

 

        

 

 

 

  NOVEMBER 5 – 16

Gently used clothing—adult and child sizes

(Please make sure your donations have no rips, stains or odors.)

Questions, please contact Lisa Ament

at lisaament@me.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Divorced?

     Separated?

     Know someone who is?

Surviving the Holidays November 15

7:00 – 9:00 pm

In room 2

 

When a marriage ends, the holiday season can be especially painful. Our

Surviving the Holidays seminar helps participants prepare for the holidays and

even discover hope for the future.

 

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HARVEST HOME SUNDAY                                                                      

NOVEMBER 18th

 

Let’s help those in need enjoy a HEALTHY Thanksgiving, filled with FRESH food.

Please bring the following with you into church on Sunday, November 18. All food will be distributed by Feed My Sheep volunteers to the local food pantries to compliment the typical thanksgiving items that will be stocked on the shelves. 

  • Potatoes

  • sweet potatoes

  • celery

  • butternut squash

  • spaghetti squash

  • onions

  • Apples

  • Pears

  • Oranges

  • cranberries

This is a perfect project for you to do with your children.  Shop together.  Carry into church together.         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Children’s Ministry

Giving Tree

The Children’s Ministry Giving Tree will be up in the  church lobby by November 18th. Please help us provide Christmas gifts for children being assisted by Methodist  Services of Philadelphia.

Methodist Services serves 2,600 children and  families annually,  and is devoted to the wellbeing of children in all walks of life.  Quality services provided include housing, child care, education programs, permanence in families, mental health services and nutrition programs.

Please take a tag from the tree,  pick up a list of suggested items, and return your gift to the tree, unwrapped with the tag  attached by Sunday, December 9.

Thank you for your loving generosity!

 

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Doylestown United Methodist is hosting this years interfaith community Thanksgiving service. Please join us on 

November 21, 7:00 in the sanctuary.  An offering will be taken for the Doylestown FISH, a Central Bucks organization that

provides financial assistance to community members in need. 

 

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Blood Drive                                                                    

Doylestown United Methodist Church

320 E. Swamp Road (Route 313)

Doylestown, Pa. 18901

November 27, 2018, 3:00 to 8:00pm

For an appointment or information please contact Lisa Ament

215-340-4528 or register at redcrossblood.org.

Enter sponsor code: doylestownumc or call 1-800-RED CROSS.

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Christmas Decorating of

Overholt Hall

Thursday, November 29          

11:30 am –2:00 pm

 

Please come out and help us to decorate Overholt for all the Holiday Celebrations!

Sandwiches, chips and drinks for lunch provided!

Please rsvp to SBuron@doylestownumc.com

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You are invited to                                                                                          

Carol and Chapel Choir’s Christmas Musical                 

 

Miracle on Bethlehem Street                   

December 2, 2018, 2:30pm

Overholt Hall

From joyous to gentle, Miracle on Bethlehem Street captures the Christmas story in an unforgettable telling with fun and heartfelt songs along with cleaver dialog.

 

 

 

 

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Activities and Events During Advent

 

 Sunday, Dec. 2 – 1st Sunday of Advent with communion

                8:15, 9:30, 11:00 & 11:11 am Worship Services

                2:30 pm – Carol & Chapel Choirs’ Christmas Musical –

                            Miracle on Bethlehem Street”

Sunday, Dec. 9 – 2nd  Sunday of Advent

               8:15, 9:30, 11:00 & 11:11 am Worship Services

 

Sunday, Dec. 16 – 3rd Sunday of Advent

               8:15, 9:30, 11:00 & 11:11 am Worship Service

               1:00 – 4:00 pm Cookie Walk

               4:00 pm – Children’s Christmas Celebration

 

Sunday, Dec. 23 – 4th  Sunday of Advent

                                     8:15, 9:30, 11:00 & 11:11 am Worship Services

                                     Family Worship Sunday

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Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship Services

  +* 4:00 pm – Traditional Worship Service with Sanctuary Choir

     * 5:30 pm – Contemporary Worship Service –(Sounds of Faith, Youth Choir and

                         Youth Bells)

+* 7:00 pm – Contemporary Worship Service Unplugged (Power of Grace)

       9:00 pm – Traditional Worship Service (Adult Handbell Choirs)

     11:00 pm – Traditional Worship Service (Communion, Harpist Alison Simpson)

*Nursery provided

+Bus transportation provided

 

 

 

 

          

       

Children’s Christmas Celebration

Sunday, December 16th

4:00—5:30 pm

 

Join us as the Nativity Story comes alive through a family friendly reading and enactment of Jesus’s birth. This special  celebration includes Christmas carols, glow sticks, a visit from Santa, and a birthday cake for Jesus.  

Please bring a plate of finger foods to share. Food may be dropped off in the church kitchen in the morning or immediately before the Celebration. Questions?

Contact Shelby @SBuron@doylestownumc.com

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Cookie Walk

December 16

1:00 – 3:00 pm

 

Join us for the annual Cookie Walk!!

If you can help by baking 5 – 6 dozen Christmas cookies it would help the

Women’s ministry’s missions that reach many people locally and around the world.

Don’t forget to come and buy!

Please drop off your donation Saturday December 15th (between 10am and 12pm) or Sunday Morning December 16th

More info: Nan Payton, 215-262-1397 or Sassylou51@yahoo.com

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