Hudson United Methodist Church
Friday, January 30, 2015
Where Friends, Faith, and the Future Meet
 

 

 
Welcome to Hudson United
  Methodist Church!
 
 1401 Laurel Avenue,  
 Hudson, WI  54016    715.386.3921
 
Email: hudsonumc@sbcglobal.com

Sunday Worship Schedule

 
8:00 a.m.  Traditional Worship
 
 
10:30 a.m.  Intergenerational Worship

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* Sunday, February 8   Scout Sunday
 Scouting Sunday will be observed during the 8 & 10:30 AM worship services. Our Scouts will have an active role in worship.
Extend your support to the scouts! See you at church on Sunday, February 8!
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* Sunday, February 8   Forum and Fellowship 
You are invited to hear a presentation by Kate McMath-Dorman, Director of Youth and Family Ministries, on Imagine No Malaria, and  Imagine No Malaria All-Church Bake Off, and Youth Breakfast for Dinner. The Bake Off is a fundraiser for Imagine No Malaria.
The Forum and Fellowship will begin at 9:15 AM in the
Fellowship Hall.
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* Sunday, February 15  
It's Camp Sunday! 
Come to Camp Sunday and hear how individuals have been impacted by their camping experience either at the 8 or 10:30 AM worship service. After the 10:30 AM service you are invited to stay for a camping lunch of hot dogs, baked beans, and smores.
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* Wednesday, February 18
Youth Breakfast for Dinner, Imagine No Malaria Fundraiser, All-Church Bake Off 
 You are invited Ash Wednesday to:
5:30 PM    Breakfast for Dinner prepared by our Youth Group
6:00 PM    Imagine No Malaria All-Church *Bake Off
(*Bring your home-made bakery goods to church for others to purchase)
7:00 PM    Ash Wednesday worship service.
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* Wednesday, February 18
Ash Wednesday Worship Service   
  Experience Ash Wednesday worship at 7 PM in the Sanctuary. For those who wish, you may receive a sign of the cross on your forehead with the ashes that were the palm branches from last year's palms. During this 40-day period, Christians re-evalutate their spiritual lives. Lent is a time to strive to live the Christian life more faithfully and more intentionally.
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* Wednesday, February 18
Lenten Food Drive Begins   
 Unity Circle and UMW encourages you to donate 40 lbs of food items during Lent. That's a pound a day! All food will be given to the Hudson Christian Food Cupboard. Please bring your non-perishable food items to the Narthex during Lent beginning on Ash Wednesday, February 18 through Easter Sunday, April 5.
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* Wednesday, February 25  
Lenten Bread, Soup and Message is back!   
  During our pilgrimage through Lent, come and enjoy a short Lenten program while you eat your lunch. All are welcome to attend our fifth annual Soup, Bread and Message. We meet every Wednesday from February 25-March 25 from noon to 12:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Take a break from work and join us!
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* Thursday, February 26
Red Cross Blood Drive from 1-7 PM   
The Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Hudson United Methodist Church on Thursday, February 26, from 1-7 PM.
Give the gift of life and register to donate a pint of blood to the Red Cross. Go to www.redcrossblood.org to make an appointment.
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* Saturday, March 21
Accountable Leadership Structure All Church Workshop from 9 to Noon
 You are invited to learn more about the Accountable Leadership Structure which will combine the Church Council, the Finance Committee, the Trustees and the Staff-Parish Relations Committee into one 12-member Leadership Council. In this system, the Leadership Council governs, the pastor leads, the staff manages, and the members do ministry. The mission, vision, and strategic goals of the church become the driving force behind making decisions and deploying resources.
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* Vacation Bible School
July 13-17, 2015
Camp-In-A-Van (CIAV) is returning for
a fun-filled week
Camp-In-A-Van (CIAV) will be held at First Presbyterian Church from 9 AM to 3 PM. Camp-In-A-Van is a week-long hands on blend of outdoor ministry and congregational ministry. It is designed for kids who are  potty-trained pre-schoolers (1/2 day) through those who have completed the fifth grade (full day).
Additional information pending.
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* Volleyball for all ages every Sunday! 
 
Come and play a game of volleyball with your friends at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1205 6th Street, Hudson, WI from 3-5 PM. All ages and abilities are welcome to play. FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY! See Gery Campbell for details. 
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* Ceramic Saturdays  
 
 Have you ever painted ceramics? Do you enjoy crafts? If you answered, "yes," contact Deb Bockus for more information. Her group meets every Saturday at 10 AM in the Conference Room (lower level). Please park in the lower level of the parking lot and enter through the Sunday School door, lower level. 
 
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  * Communion Schedule               
 
  Communion is offered every Sunday at 8:00 AM.
 On the first Sunday of the month, Communion is served during both worship services at 8:00 and 10:30 AM. Hope you can join us!   
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  * What are you doing Wednesday Nights?
Join us for Dinner!                
 
Join your HUMC family for dinner and fellowship before Wednesday activities.  Leave the cooking and clean-up to us! Enjoy a home-cooked meal from 5:30-6:15 PM. The suggested donation for the meal is $3 per adult, $2 youth and elementary age, free for the little ones. There is a family cap of $10. Just drop in anytime. Open to everyone! After dinner stay for either choir, bell ringing, confirmation for kids 6-8th grade and high school youth group for youth in 9-12th grade.                    
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GenX & Y   

This is a group geared to 20-40 somethings, with or without
 
 
kids who meet Sunday mornings at 9:15 AM. 
  We will resume meeting every 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th Sunday
 of the month.          
 

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* Adult SMALL GROUP STUDY
 
 Sunday Mornings at 9:15 a.m.   
FaithWeaver NOW!    
  You are invited to participate in a discussion
 covering Sunday's scripture and related topics
from the FaithWeaver NOW curriculum for adults.  
             The group mets in the Multi-Purpose Room. 
Come and see what we are all about!
 
 

 

 Check

out these links  


 
 WIMPS V 2013 
 
  at  Midwest Mission
Distribution Center,  
 
Chatham, IL
 

 

 See

link for video 



 
 
 TIGER TEAM
 
REPORT
(See link)


 Connecting 

with God, one  

another and  

our community 

see link



 

 WIMPS IV Trip

Video 

See link


 Confirmation
pictures
 
See link  


 

Youth Group  

 
pictures

see link  

 

 
 
 HUMC Sunday School Programs
 
Meets September - May
for ages Pre K-High School
Please meet your teachers/guides in the classrooms on the lower level at 9:15 a.m. Classes run from 9:15-10:15 a.m every Sunday.
We ask parents to pick up Pre-K thru Fifth Grade in the hallway in the lower level promptly at 10:15 a.m.
There will be no classes the weekend of Easter.  
  
 
 

 

Share the Christ story – the Good News
Invite family and friends  
 
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An on-call pastor is available for 

 

emergencies.  Please contact the

 

 

church office at 715.386.3921.

 

 
  
 
 
 
 

 
Updated
hearing devices

available for services!