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12
Jul 26

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Lunch Bunch
Jul
26
Aug 30

Lunch Bunch

LUNCH BUNCH- For all the Young at Heart

 OLDER ADULTS MINISTRY. We meet every Wednesday at 11:15am in the Parlor. Lunch is $7. RSVP to 423.476.5586 by Tuesday. Everyone is invited; we look forward to seeing many new faces and friends.

We have some exciting travels to look forward to. Details inside.

 

PROMISE SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS WILL HOST CHURCHWIDE FELLOWSHIP
Jul
30
5:30 pm17:30

PROMISE SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS WILL HOST CHURCHWIDE FELLOWSHIP

PROMISE SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS WILL HOST CHURCHWIDE FELLOWSHIP

It’s time to TUMBLE into the new school year! The Promise Sunday School class, led by Kim and Joel Kailing and Donna and Kim Parker will be hosting a fellowship night for kids and their parents at the Chattanooga Gymnastics Center in Ooltewah from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Sunday evening, July 30th. Families with kids from toddlers to teens are welcome to attend! All are welcome, and you do not have to be a member of the Promise Class to attend. We will have the party room set up with pizza, fruit, chips, drinks, and desserts. Families can eat and enjoy visiting and watching the kids jump and play. If you would like to attend, please contact Christy Duncan through the church office (423 476-5586) by Thursday, July 27th, and let her know the number of adults and kids that will be coming. The event is FREE to all families who would like to come. We hope to have a great crowd! 

Family Promise Needs Volunteers
Aug
6
Aug 12

Family Promise Needs Volunteers

Our church will be hosting Family Promise families the week of August 6-12. Please contact Sherry Hogue through the church office 423 476-5586  if you would like to help in this ministry in any of the following ways: 

  •  Providing snacks
  •  Providing a meal one night
  •  Being an Evening Host one night (5:30pm-8:30pm)
  •  Being an Overnight Host one night (8:30pm-7:00am). 

Family Promise helps families with children to find sustainable housing as they work through a 3-month program. Many area churches are involved, and Broad Street UMC hosts families four weeks each year.

DISTRICT OLDER ADULT EVENT
Sep
25
10:30 am10:30

DISTRICT OLDER ADULT EVENT

DISTRICT OLDER ADULT EVENT-  September 25-  Westwood Baptist Pavilion - 10:30

Maggie Copper from Asbury, Inc, Kingsport will be our guest. She will discuss problems of aging and how to deal with them, prevention of falls, exercise as we age, and other topics.  There will be singing, devotional, and of course, lunch provided free.  RSVP by September 18 to Jackie through the church office. 423 476-5586


Women's Bible Study
Jul
25
6:00 pm18:00

Women's Bible Study

BIBLE STUDY

Tuesday night Women's Bible Study continues this next week, July 25, 6 pm in the Garden Plaza community lounge on the 5th floor.  Join us as we move into the New Testament and hear "Mary, Mother of Jesus" and her story of moving from comfort to courage. The key scripture this week is Luke 1:26-38. We are enjoying gathering with familiar faces and meeting new friends, too.  We'd love to see you next week!  There are plenty of seats......come share "summertime storytelling" with us.

Family Promise Fundraiser Luncheon
Jul
24
12:00 pm12:00

Family Promise Fundraiser Luncheon

The Family Promise of Bradley County Fundraiser Luncheon will be held Monday, July 24, 12-1 PM at First United Methodist Church, 3425 N. Ocoee Street.

Tickets are $25 per person or $200 per table of eight. You may purchase tickets online at www.familypromisebradley.org/2017banquet.

If you are interested in more information regarding the banquet or Broad Street’s next Family Promise hosting, please call Alan Goslen through the church office. 423 476 5585

Blood Drive
Jul
12
11:30 am11:30

Blood Drive

The Blood Assurance Bloodmobile will be outside 

BSUMC WEDNESDAY JULY 12TH!!!  

Come and donate to save lives!  

 There will be free BSUMC T-shirts!

Honduras Mission Team
Jul
8
Jul 15

Honduras Mission Team

Mission team of 14 leaves July 8-15, 2017, for Morazan, Honduras. We will work in our medical clinic, holdBible school (fun and games) and do some small projects, painting, repairs.

We would greatly appreciate your prayers.

ONE Service Welcoming Rev. Micah Nicolaus
Jul
2
10:45 am10:45

ONE Service Welcoming Rev. Micah Nicolaus

Worship

Pentecost Sunday was truly a wonderful celebration of the church!  Worshippers experienced the Spirit of God through the music, the word, and the sacraments.  We were reminded to be grateful for this beautiful place we have to worship together as a community of faith.  Sunday, July 2 we come together for our next ONE SERVICE at 10:45 in the sanctuary.  We will welcome Micah Nicolaus and his family, and commission our Honduras Mission Team.

 

Mark your calendars now and plan to attend.  (We will postpone our monthly service of Holy Communion to July 9.) All singers who would like to be in the combined choir, please plan to rehearse Wednesdays, June 21 and 28 at 7:20 pm in the choir room.

 

The Staff Parish Team invites you to attend a reception on July 2 to welcome our new pastor, Micah Nicolaus and his family. This will take place immediately following the ONE SERVICE, weather permitting, in the garden.

One Service
Jun
4
10:45 am10:45

One Service

One service Sunday, June 4th.  We will celebrate PENTECOST, and CONFIRMATION SUNDAY as one church family.  Everyone is invited to worship together in the sanctuary at 10:45am for a combined service, led by both Rev. Randy Martin and Rev. Skip White.

VBS
Jun
4
Jun 8

VBS

VBS for rising K-5th graders:
June 4-8, 2017

June 4: 9:30-10:30 am kick-off
June 5-8: 9-12 pm 

(A preschool VBS program will be offered to 3 y.o-5 y.o's of parent volunteers. They will meet in the 3 y.o room on Sunday 6/4 and in the Parlor 6/5-6/8.)

*If you are interested in volunteering, talk to Jessie Trabold, Jenny Card, or Becca Lay. 

CarrieOn 5K Walk/Run
May
13
7:30 am07:30

CarrieOn 5K Walk/Run

5k Walk / Run

Benefiting the Carrie Wolf McConnell Memorial Scholarship and the American Heart Association 

Registration is at 7:30am on Saturday, May 13th; the race will start at 8am.

Women - UMW Luncheon
May
4
11:00 am11:00

Women - UMW Luncheon

UMW CELEBRATION

Let's have some fun and celebrate the tradition of UMW!  Thursday, May 4, 11:00am luncheon in Triplett Hall. Reservations by May 1, church office 476-5586, $10 per person.

International Dinner & Variety Show
Apr
29
5:30 pm17:30

International Dinner & Variety Show

THE INTERNATIONAL DINNER AND VARIETY SHOW Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 5:30 PM,  International Dinner and Variety Show for the whole church. It is like the old-fashioned pot-luck supper, but with the twist that the foods are themed to countries!

Mom's Group
Apr
28
9:30 am09:30

Mom's Group

Next meeting is on Friday, April 28th, 2017 , 9:30-11:30 am in the Parlor.   Be sure to register to let us know you're coming! Childcare is available (included in registration form). Bring a snack to share! 

Over 80 Luncheon
Apr
23
12:00 pm12:00

Over 80 Luncheon

OVER 80 LUNCHEON April 23, at noon in Triplett Hall.  PLEASE  RSVP to 476-5586 or Jackie. Honorees are our guests.  All others,  family and friends, are  $10.  This is a special, fun day to honor those in our church family over 80, over 90, and even over 100. All honorees should have received an invitation.  If you did not, please contact us and be sure you are on the list.  We certainly want to include everyone in this exciting day.

How God Surprised the World
Apr
23
8:30 am08:30

How God Surprised the World

We have begun our next featured sermon series "How God Surprised the World". We hope that you will attend and learn what God can do in your life, and in the lives of those you touch.

Easter Sunday Services
Apr
16
8:30 am08:30

Easter Sunday Services

APRIL 16th

8:30am and 10:45am, Traditional Worship in the sanctuary.  Resurrection hymns with organ.  Selections from Handel's Messiah.

8:45am, Informal Worship in Triplett HallLiving Water/Living Spirit 

10:45am, Contemporary Worship in Triplett Hall.  Connections Praise Band

Easter Sunrise Servie
Apr
16
7:00 am07:00

Easter Sunrise Servie

Easter Sunday, April 16

7:00am,  Sunrise Service at Johnston Woods

Be among the first to visit the empty tomb and celebrate the resurrection of Christ in the quiet setting at Hurt Lodge.  We will share a light breakfast together following the service.

Maundy Thursday Service
Apr
13
7:30 pm19:30

Maundy Thursday Service

Maundy Thursday, April 13, 7:30pm

Service of Holy Communion and Tenebrae

This Holy Night, we will observe the events of the Last Supper and the night in the Garden of Gethsemane, which led to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.  The sanctuary will be progressively darkened and the altar stripped and draped in black to prepare for Good Friday.  Special music will be sung by The BSUMC Women's Choir.

Palm Sunday
Apr
9
8:30 am08:30

Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday, April 9

The children will lead the procession with  palms into the sanctuary, as we celebrate Jesus' Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem.  "Hosanna, Hosanna to the King!"  The Children's and Adult Choirs willl sing in the sanctuary, while N*Light*N Youth Choir sings in Connections.

Art on the Town
Apr
2
3:00 pm15:00

Art on the Town

Join us for Art on the Town! 
This is a free community event held on Sunday, April 2nd, 3-5 pm in the Broad Street parking lot. We'll have different art stations, performances by latino dance groups and a magician, and food! 
Fun for the whole family. Bring your friends and neighbors! 

March Madness "Tourney Time"
Mar
13
Mar 16

March Madness "Tourney Time"

TOURNEY TIME! Here's how to play:

Click Link
Create an ESPN Login (or log in with your Facebook account)
Join Our Group Broad Street UMC
Make your picks
Submit your picks
Winner gets a $15 Amazon Gift Card!

Ash Wednesday Service
Mar
1
6:15 pm18:15

Ash Wednesday Service

 There will be an Ash Wednesday Service in the sanctuary on March 1 at 6:15 pm.  N*Light*N and Chancel Choirs will sing for the service, and Pastors Randy Martin and Skip White will preside.   Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the season of preparation for celebrating Easter and our theme is "Journey to the Cross". In the service, we confront our own mortality and confess our sin before God within the community of faith. The use of ashes, marking the sign of the cross,  is a powerful experiential way of participating in the call to repentance and reconciliation with Christ.

Unity - Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper
Feb
28
5:30 pm17:30

Unity - Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

JOIN US on Tuesday, February 28 at 5:30pm, we will have our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper.  Come and help cook sausage, flip pancakes or just enjoy eating with the Unity Community!  There will be pancakes with all the toppings, sausage, milk and juices.  Contact Mary Ketchersid, mhketch@bsumc.org if you would like to help.

 

N Light N Retreat
Feb
25
Feb 26

N Light N Retreat

February 25-26 in the Knoxville / Pigeon Forge area. We will be staying at the Wilderness at the Smokies and visiting a homeless shelter and Holston Home for Children. Promises to be a wonderful time! More info to come.

Children's Spring Musical
Feb
15
6:35 pm18:35

Children's Spring Musical

The children of Broad Street are having a great time on Wednesday evenings singing together, playing drums and handbells, dancing, and learning about how we worship God.  We are going to begin rehearsals for our Spring Musical next week, February 15, at 6:35 in the children's choir room.

ALL CHILDREN, whether you like to sing or not, ARE INVITED to be a part of the program .

SNY Stress and Anxiety Part 1
Feb
12
6:00 pm18:00

SNY Stress and Anxiety Part 1

According to numerous studies, today’s teenagers are more stress out than ever before.  Over 6 million teens deal with some kind of anxiety disorder.  Pressure from school, work, sports, social media, peers, church and families are giving teens a large amount of stress.  Please join us for this two part series on Stress and Anxiety.  It will be well worth your time!

We will be meeting from 6pm - 7pm in the Youth Basement.