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You've come to the right place if you are looking for events and activities. During these events we are taking lots of pictures for our Photo Albums. Check below for upcoming activities/events and our Newsletters page for online copies of The Messenger.

To see all scheduled activities and meetings, check our online calendar.
To reserve a room or have something posted on our online calendar, go to our Calendar page.

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Upcoming Events

Growth Groups are meeting now! - see the Growth Groups page for details.

Sundays, November 9 - December 7 ~ Angel Tree Project for all to participate. Click HERE for details.

Sunday, November 23 ~ The Gathering will be held at Earl and Yana Frantz' house- 411 Parkertown Rd, Hubert. Time will be noon to 3 on the 23rd of November. We will be having a Thanksgiving theme so please bring your favorite Thanksgiving side or dessert if you like.

Friday, November 28
~ UMYF offering HOT Cider during the Swansboro Flotilla (donations accepted) We will start setting up around 3:30 p.m. If you can help, contact Lydia Cauley at sumcyouthed@gmail.com or call 910.326.4822.

December - Every Sunday and Monday - Thursday
~ Gifts of Grace alternative Christ-centered gifts available on a table near the church office.

Wednesday, December 3, 12 noon
~ Advent Luncheon. Guest Speaker: Rev. Linda Taylor

Tuesday, December 2
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  • Deadline to reserve seat on bus to see A Christmas Carol at Legacy Theater in Jacksonville on Dec. 4. Contact Beth Lenthall (252.622.1577) for bus reservations by Dec. 2. (Supported by SUMW- seats available to anyone.)
  • Deadline for reservations for Annual Church-wide Christmas Party and Banquet on Dec. 6 (see more on Dec 6 entry below)
Saturday, December 6, 6:30 p.m. ~ Annual Church-wide Christmas Party and Banquet sponsored by the UMM and catered by ChowdaHeads. Come enjoy the fellowship, food, praise & sing-along and special musical entertainment. Seating is limited, so please make your reservations and pay at the Church Office by Dec. 2nd. $12.50/person. Make checks payable to SUMM.

Sunday, December 7, 4:00 p.m.
~ A Celtic Christmas Concert to benefit local missions. Jennifer Licko along with three time ALL IRELAND fiddle champion, Dylan Foley, and British producer, Bob Noble, on keyboards and vocals. Tickets available at church office: $13 in advance; $15 at door.

Wednesday, December 10, 12 noon ~ Advent Luncheon. Guest Speaker: Rev. Thurman Horney

Saturday, December 13
  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. ~ Gifts of Grace Sweet Treats Booth in the Fellowship Hall.  Special holiday treats as well as mission gift cards, notecards (by local artists), and fair trade chocolate and coffee will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit UM projects including the "No More Malaria" initiative. Volunteers are needed to provide treats and to staff the booth - contact Adele at 716.310.5298 or 910.478.9727.
  • 7:30 p.m. ~ The Crystal Coast Choral Society with Choral Music for Advent & Christmas
Sunday, December 14, 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. ~ Chancel Choir Cantata with "The Heart of Christmas".
Special music at 9:45 Contemporary Service

Wednesday, December 17, 12 noon ~ Advent Luncheon. Guest Speaker: Rev. Ray Broadwell

Thursday, December 18, 7:00 p.m.
~ Contemporary Worship Candlelight Service

Sunday, December 21, 7:00 p.m.
~ Moravian Lovefeast

Wednesday, December 24
  • 3:00 p.m. - Children's Spontaneous Christmas Pageant
  • 5:00 p.m. - Candlelight Service with Lessons & Carols
  • 7:00 p.m. - Candlelight Communion Service

Sunday, December 28, 10:00 a.m. - One Worship Service

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Ongoing/Recurring Events 

Mondays

  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. ~ Mission Monday/UMW Craft Days ~ Barnum House (by lower parking lot). Whether you’re creative or not, you can get involved in several projects to benefit Haiti or local charities. Contact Lisa Potts, Lynn Rouse or Rosemary Whaley for more information.
  • 12 Noon ~ UMM Peanut Cooking ~ Kitchen ~ Varied Schedule

Tuesdays 

  • 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ~ Teen Community Bible Study at Swansboro First Baptist Church.
  • Every other Tuesday 
    • 1:30 p.m. ~ Men's golf group begins season. Star Hill Golf Club. $35 for 18 holes or $25 for 9 holes. Contact: Tim Whaley (timjwhaley@yahoo.com or 252.354.3991)
  • Second Tuesdays
    • 1:00 p.m. ~ Help sort Second Sunday's Food collection, Room 38LL (under the sanctuary)
  • Third Tuesdays 
    • Hand Made'ns
    • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ~ Hope Mission trip to serve lunch to the homeless. Meet in Morehead City at 14th & Bridges. 5 volunteers needed each trip. Contact: Maryann at 609.685.1993

Wednesdays

  • 6:45 a.m. ~ UMM Bible Study ~ Room LL33
  • UMM Fellowship meetings ~ Schedule
  • Second Wednesdays ~ UMW Circle Meetings ~ Details on our UMW page.

Fridays

Sundays 

  • Lord's Ladies Lunch
  • UMKids - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.  (restarts Sep. 14)
  • Confirmation Class - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. (restarts Sep 14)
  • UMYF (Junior & Senior) - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. (restarts Sep 14)
  • 1st Sundays - 10:00 a.m.  New Members Class: Orientation class on the first Sunday of each month for those who desire to be received into membership in our Church family. The class will share information about opportunities for involvement in the Church, major United Methodist beliefs, and help new members to become connected to the life of the Church through their time, presence, gifts and service.
  • 2nd Sundays ~ before and after each worship service ~ Food Collection
    Visit our Church and Society page for MANNA details.
  • 2nd Sundays ~ UMW Mary Weeks/Creekside Woods Circle meets at 7 p.m.