Sunset United Methodist Church
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Love God. Live His Word. Share the Grace
 
709 Allendale
Pasadena, Texas 77502
(713) 473-7657
Fax (713) 473-4279
 
 
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    We have completed a time of casting visions and are now claiming that vision and living into God Dreams at Sunset United Methodist Church. Whether you have been a part of this great church family for decades or this is your first time to glance at our community of faith, I invite you lean on the Holy Spirit with us as God does a new thing. As we offer our authentic selves to God and to one another, surely we will all be changed for the better.

 
 Pastor Keith A. Swatzel II
 
Claim the Vision with us this Sunday!
 

 9:15 am Sunday School for children, youth, and adults

10:30 am Worship
  

Pastor Keith will be sharing a new worship series "Shattered Sweetness" from March 19 to April 2.
 
 
March 19               Bittersweet symphony

March 26              How Many Licks?

April 2                   The Cavity Consequence
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

BEYOND SUNDAY GATHER-INS

  

For three weeks from March 19th to April 8th there will be opportunities to gather weekly in homes, munch, laugh, and continue discussion on the sermon topic from the series Shattered Sweetness. Pastor Keith has written a discussion guide which will be given to each group.

 Join a group and connect with your Sunset UMC family in a new way. 

 
 
 


Family Fun Night!


One of our 90-day vision goals was to have an inter-generational event just for fun.


Come join the Fun and Fellowship Vision Team for our first event: Family Fun Night!  Mark your calendars for Friday, March 31, 2017, 6:00-9:30pm.  Bring your family for an evening filled with games and activities for ALL AGES.  Snacks and excitement will be a-plenty.  Curious about Pickleball?  Lace up your sneakers for an action-packed demonstration and learning session.  Board and table games will be set up, and there will even be activities for the little ones.  Come on out and have some fun with your extended church family!!

 



Youth-Led Worship

 

As part of God Dreams for Sunset UMC, our youth have been asked to lead worship Sunday, April 2.

Join us for a special morning as these young disciples lead us in music, serve as ushers, perform with our children and lift our spirits throughout the service.


  
 
 
SPRING FEST
May 6
 
 
 
 
 
 
Remember to bring those  garage sale items early.We are collecting in the Family Life Center, second door on the right.
 
Our choir will again provide our Springfest Cafe and will be offering breakfast and lunch
 
United Methodist Women will have casseroles for sale and will offer some bargains on costume jewelry.
 
Cold drinks  are again being provided by our youth. This year, they will also sponsor the Silent Auction.
 
The always popular plant sale will be coordinated by Bill Dittmar.
 
 
Our missions committee will sell a variety of things, including handcrafted items, candy and inexpensive Mother's Day presents at the  Missions Boutique. 
 
Thanks for your help.
 
 

 
 GOD DREAMS
 

In the next five year, Sunset UMC will connect with new people in order to grow the church and mentor new Christian leaders.

Our ministry teams are working hard to meet the 90-day goals for each vision area. Our 90-days ends on Easter. A perfect time to celebrate God Dreams.

JOYFUL WORSHIP
Sponsor a youth-led worship service, encourage a youth praise team, ask trustees for a technology plan for our sanctuary.

HOSPITALITY AND CONNECTION
Establish a greeter program and a follow-up plan, update directional signs.

GATHER AND GROW
Plan and launch a 3-week small group event, choose the curriculum, plan for establishing new groups.

FUN AND FELLOWSHIP
Plan and host one event that is inclusive and inter-generational, lay the groundwork for a continued and regular series of fun events.