What's Happening?!

First Corinthians & Thessalonians: | Led by Dr. Greg Davis | Begins September 11 & 12
6 p.m. Tuesdays or 10 a.m. Wednesdays (Meeting Room) 
An eight week study of First Corinthians & Thessalonians.  Bride’s Room | Cost is $20

Mom Group (all the support, none of the judgment) | Led by Kelie Taylor and Laura Vaughan | Wednesday's
Being a mom is long days, hard nights, and sweet snuggles. Our schedules are so packed that it’s hard to take a deep breath, let alone make time for ourselves.  If you are running on empty and desperate for a safe place to recharge, join us on Wednesday’s from 9-11 in the Parlor, across from the Sanctuary. Child Care is provided. 

Women’s Retreat:  FINDING OUR WAY with Paula D’Arcy | September 13-16 (Wesley Center)
When the truth of Love breaks through into our every day lives, it's the beginning of a deeper journey. There is a growing sense of all that's beautiful and true.  Paula is an inspirational speaker, retreat leader, author of 13 books, former psychotherapist and serves as an adjunct faculty member of the Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, TX.  Cost $350

Monday Women’s Bible Study, Job, a Story of Unlikely Joy  by Lisa Harper: Begins September 17 | 10:00 - 11:30 Led by Bonnie Daniels.  (7 Weeks)
How is it possible to hold onto joy in times of sorrow? In this 7-session study by Lisa Harper, discover the redemptive side to Job’s story of suffering. Learn to use pain to strengthen your faith, point others to the gospel, and remember God’s providence will never take you to a place where His grace will not sustain you.  Bride’s Room | Cost is $20

GriefShare | Led by Bonnie and Tom Daniel | Beginning Sept. 9  from 4-6:00 pm
(13 weeks)

If you have lost a spouse, child, family member or friend, you have probably found there are not many people who understand the deep hurt you feel.  This can be a confusing time when you feel isolated and have many questions about things you’ve never faced before.  GriefShare meets weekly to help you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. Bride’s Room | Cost is $20. 


Book Chat, Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng | September 27
Read and discuss a new book each month with friends.  Chats are facilitated by Nancy Beauvais and are open to all.  This group meets from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. in the Parlor.

October
Vacation Bible School for Adults 50 +, The Word Made Flesh with Ed Kilbourne: Begins 9/30 Sunday Concert | Oct. 1-3, 9:30 - noon (Anderson Gym) Cost is $45 (Includes 3 lunches)

Ed Kilbourne is a singer, storyteller and folk-theologian.  Join us for a Sunday afternoon concert at 4:00 p.m.   Monday – Wednesday we will begin at 9:30 with a gathering and a social time    followed by gospel storytelling using music, humor and imagination to experience the stories of Jesus and or our own lives in very new and different ways.    
We will conclude with a light lunch.

November
SAVE THE DATE!
Burnt Offerings: Harvest Feast | November 4th at 5 p.m. in Anderson Hall

What a wonderful opportunity to share your favorite dish AND help our Missions Team raise money! Did you know this is our Missions Team largest fundraiser of the year? All proceeds from this event support all of our Broadmoor UMC missional projects. There are several ways you can participate: 1. Become a chef: Sign up to bring a dish to share with everyone. There is a special prize for the most popular dish. 2. Donate auction items: Unique, homemade, seasonal, special experiences, and gifts cards are appreciated. All donated items will go up for our Silent and Live Auction. 3. The Giving Tree: If you aren't able to cook or provide a donated item, then be part of our Giving Tree. We are accepting monetary donations and all who donate are added to our Giving Tree! Sign up cards to become a chef or donate items for our Silent and Live auction will be available September 9th.