Drawing Closer to God: A Spiritual Formation Experience

Keynote speaker: Bishop Sally Dyck Saturday, November 1, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (Registration, 8:30 a.m.) Cost: $20 Grace United Methodist Church, 300 Gartner Road, Naperville Come hear our bishop share her vision and her practices of spiritual formation. Hear her echo the call of James, to draw closer to God. In A Faithful Heart, Bishop Dyck [...]

Shawl Ministry

A group of dedicated knitters and crocheters meet in the church parlor at 1:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. While we work creating prayer shawls to be given to those in need of comfort, we share our own needs as well as our joys. If you are interested in joining this group, [...]

10,000 Villages Sale

10,000 Villages is coming to BUMC November 23.

Give Christmas Gifts for Children in Need

For many years it has been a tradition for our members to sign up and buy presents for needy children served through Child-Serv and this year is no exception. Names will be available on November 23 and November 30 for you to take and buy gifts, which will need to be brought back to church [...]

Do You Have Hidden Talents?

We are looking for an adult or older teen to lead a Family Fun Night here at church. It would be a one-time event on a Friday or Saturday (day or evening) for approximately 2 hours; including a meal or snacks. If you have talents that you would love to share with others; such as [...]

Teacher Training October 26

Are you a Sunday School or Children’s Church teacher or assistant? Or have you ever wanted to be but you were too intimidated? Well, this training session is the perfect place to learn the skills to lead or assist! On Sunday, October 26, from 4:00-6:30 p.m., we will have a Professional Curriculum Trainer from Group [...]

Noah’s Ark Scholastic Book Fair

We will have our Scholastic Book Fair the week of October 20-27. Books will be available for purchase on Sunday, October 26.

Annual Chili/Dessert Cook Off

The Annual Chili and Dessert Cook Off is November 2.

Dinners Together for 2015

A great opportunity to get acquainted with others. Groups of 8 couples get together 4 times a year for dinner and fellowship. Signs up for Dinners Together today at the Fellowship table. If you have any questions e-mail Carol Henrickson or Pat Mitchell.

United Methodist Women Circle Meetings

Grace Circle will meet on Thursday, November 6, at 11:30 a.m. Bring a sack lunch as we share fellowship and a program of thanks. The November Meeting will be a joint meeting with Salem United Methodist Women on November 20 at Barrington UMC at 11:30 a.m. It will be our annual Harvest Potluck luncheon. Amy [...]