Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church (MLUMC) celebrated
100th anniversary in 2011 by expanding its lay leadership programs to continue to provide meaningful and
appealing new approaches to worship and the study of Christian
life. MLUMC also extends its service to the community through outreach programs and a series of concerts and other events open to the public.
Kidz Praise, a special worship service for ages 3 through 3rd grade, meets in the Welcome Center, on the 2nd floor, during our 10:45 Sunday service.
Our annual Christmas handbell concert will help to start the holiday season on a happy note! Join us this Friday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. — a new time from previous years — in the sanctuary for Holly ’n’ Bells! Admission is free; donations accepted.
Our annual Advent Dinner will take place at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, as pasrt of Terrific Tuesday in Asbury Center. This will bet he final TT session of the year. Please bring a dish to share.
Advent began Sunday, December 1. Click here for a list of Advent activities and worship service.
The annual Christmas & Cookie & Gift Bazaar will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. In addition to delicious cookies sold by the ppound by the UMW, vendors will be selling popular gift items, including jewelry and other beautiful merchandise.
After you’ve shopped, drop into our British tearoom hosted by Barbara Watson and the Dames in Action. All proceeds from cookies and tearoom sales (plus vendor space rental) will be donated to UMW projects and missions.
Each year the East Germany-Western Pennsylvania Partnership of the UMC produce anAdvent devotuioanl containig mediations by UMC pastors and laypeople in Germanyand Pennsylvania. Click here for a printable PDF of this year's meditations.
We are seeking a part-time (24-30 hours per week) Coordinator of Communications. The CoC fosters the ministries of Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church through the effective use of written and electronic communications with the congregation and to the larger community in cooperation with staff and church leadership. Click here for a more complete job description and the application procedure. Or call the church office: 412-531-7131.
Plan your Christmas Memorials – either by making a donation to the Food Pantry or by purchasing a poinsettia in honor or memory of someone. The cost of poinsettias is $11. To order, use the form on the back cover of the weekly announcements or in the December issue of the Compass newsletter. The deadline for ordering flowers is Monday, Dec. 9. Make checks payable to MLUMC and indicate “Christmas Poinsettia” or “Christmas Food Pantry” on the memo line.
The Ward Home Angel Tree will be set up in the Narthex next Sunday, Nov 17. The home asks that donors buy gift cards only, so the kids will learn to budget their money wisely. Provide your name and address on the back of the angel, then deliver your card or cards to the MLUMC main office no later than Monday, Dec. 9. Your gift is tax deductible and will bring joy to many kids.
Through its Imagine No Malaria program, The United Methodist Church is committed to eliminating malaria worldwide by 2015. Your donations help to provide treated mosquito nets and health awareness training for families who live in areas where malaria is the predominant health threat.
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