Family Movie Night Planned At Christ United Methodist Church

Thursday, February 27, 2014

A family movie evening at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road will be Friday, March 7 at 7 p.m. in the Commons. Bring the entire family out for a fun filled evening as we enjoy the movie "Ring The Bell" together.

CUMC Men’s Ministry is sponsoring this event. There is no cost and soft drinks and popcorn will be provided. Contact Greg Boring (greg.boring@kencogroup.com) or Jamie Cook (jdcook0726@gmail.com) with questions.

On behalf of the Men Leadership Team at Christ United Methodist Church, you are invited to our next "Business Lunch", on Thursday, March 6, led by Pastor David Hall of Christ United Methodist Church in East Brainerd.

These business lunches offer fellowship and the opportunity to hear about relative work issues from a Christian and inspirational viewpoint. Open to all men. Feel free to bring a friend or co-worker.

The lunch topic/discussion is: "Can We Love Generously in Business?" The event will be Thursday, March 6, from 12-1 p.m. at First Tennessee Bank building downtown (701 Market Street – corner of Market and 7th street). 2nd Floor Board Room

The Ladies Supper Club will be meeting Tuesday, March 4 at 6 p.m. at Macaroni Grill on Gunbarrel Rd. Please call Ann Boleman to make a reservation at 423 855-8701. The Ladies Supper Club was formed to encourage single women who are age 50+ to make and build strong friendships. The group meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m.Reservations are required each month.

The next meeting of the Book Review Group at will be Saturday, March 22, at 8 a.m. in the Adult Bldg., Room A-13. The book is "Choosing the Amusing" by Marilyn Meberg. If you would like the book ordered contact Becky Hall 892-9363.


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