We have a bulletin board in the hallway that has
been maintained by Marilyn Lawrence for many years. The
theme for the board has generally been seasonal (sometimes
integrating the church seasons as well) and sometimes has
included her own artwork. We are in need of someone to
take on this task. If you are interested, please
contact Becky Jeske in the church's office and let us
know. She can be reached at (630) 968-6050 or via email. Thanks for your help.
is one way to create strength, balance, and flexibility in
the body's also a time to practice stillness and develop
patience. Please wear comfortable clothing that ensures
privacy while allowing mobility. Bring a mat or a large
towel. Cost is $5 per person. If you are attending for
the first time, please arrive a few minutes early to sign a
health waiver and meet the instructor. Any questions,
please contact Carrie
Line Screening will be at Woodridge United Methodist Church
19th. 5 screenings will be offered that
scan for potential health problems related to: blocked
arteries; abdominal aortic aneurysms; hardening of the
arteries in the legs; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart
beat; and a bone density screening, used to assess the risk
of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package (4 vascular
tests and osteoporosis screening) from $149 ($139 with our
member discount). All 5 screenings take 60-90 minutes
to complete. You can register for this event and
receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129 by
calling toll-free 1-888-653-6441, visiting here or texting the word circle to
District Spring Lay Academy
Season, Five Sundays, 2:00 -5:00 pm on March 10, 17. 24,
31 and April 7, 2019 at Channahon UMC, 24751
W Eames, Channahon, IL. Registration Fee $40 by March 1,
● Introduction to Lay Ministry: the Basic
● United Methodist Polity
● Lay Servants as Christian
● Leading Prayer
the Chicago Bulls
are all invited to experience great NBA action of the Chicago
Bulls as they play the Portland Trail Blazers at the United
March 27 at 7 pm while ALSO supporting the
Bishop's Appeal for NIC Youth Camps and bearing witness to
God’s loving presence everywhere and in every thing!
On this special night, all Northern Illinois Conference
United Methodists can purchase Chicago Bulls tickets at a
discount to see the Chicago Bulls vs Portland Trail Blazers.
Built into this discount is a $5 donation to the 2019
Bishop’s Appeal for NIC Youth Camps, as well as the 12%
city/county tax amusement tax and fees.
Also, if we sell 500 tickets by March 1, our own NIC
artist/choir will sing The National Anthem!
NO COOK NIGHT
Miracles Preschool is having a No Cook Night at Baker’s
Square in Woodridge on Thursday, March 21st from 7am to 11 pm
(all day). Bring the flyer available in
the narthex or here and tell them you are with Small Miracles
AND JOIN BISHOP SALLY DYCK AS SHE PRESENTS INFORMATION ON THE
ACTIONS TAKEN AT THE FEBRUARY SPECIAL SESSION OF GENERAL
March 30 at 9:30 am - Orland Park: Faith UMC,
15101 S 80th Ave., Orland Park.
March 30 at 2 pm - Barrington UMC, 98 Algonquin Rd.,
March 31 at 3 pm - Oregon UMC, 200 S. 4th St., Oregon
your calendar now!!! WOMEN'S FIESTA - A day apart
for women of all ages!!! SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019
form 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.. Invite a friend to hold the date
as well.. Details to come...................
in a Bundle Cannot be Broken"
A true demonstration of this proverb was witnessed as our
WUMC congregation, friends and family served over 60 homeless
guests at PADS on Tuesday, February 19 through Wednesday,
February 20, 2019. WE JOINED TOGETHER AND MADE A
DIFFERENCE!!! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO DONATED FOOD OR
SERVED. Our next, and last, service dates for this
season are: APRIL
16 – 17, 2019.
MITTEN TREE IS CALLING FOR YOUR DONATIONS
tree is available in the Narthex to accept your donations of
children’s mittens, gloves, warm hats and scarves. The
donations are going to Woodridge School District 68. They
give them out to children who don’t have appropriate gear for
the winter weather. We’ll be harvesting the tree a couple of
times. Please donate as you can.
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