Ruth Circle - Meets on the first Monday of each month, except in July and August, 10:30am, Room 102.
These retired women invite anyone who is looking for a UMW circle. They are using The Upper Room Daily Devotional small group studies. Elaine Jefferson is the circle leader.
Building Better Moms (BBM) - Meets on 12 Thursdays during the school year, 9:15am -11:15am, Room 101.
BBM gives mothers of infants to teens an opportunity to learn, grow, and serve together. The moms enjoy refreshments, fellowship, speakers and small group discussion. They are involved with Kid's Kloset, which is the BBM mission. The meeting dates for 2016-2017 are:
2016: September 22, October 6, 27, November 17, December 1
2017: January 12, 26, February 9, 23, March 9, 30, April 20
Moms may register for BBM in the Church Office OR with Rachel Lever. Until May 31, the registration fee is $35.00. After May 31, the fee is $40.00. Childcare will be available for infants and older children on a first come, first paid basis. Space is limited. The childcare fee is $20.00 for the first child; $15.00 for each additional child. For more information, contact Rachel Lever, firstname.lastname@example.org or 793-5712, x 21.
Leesburg Women's Retreat - March 3-5, 2017
These annual retreats are held at the Life Enrichment Center, which is located a few miles north of Leesburg on beautiful Lake Griffin. The weekend is a mix of messages from a keynote speaker, Bible Studies from an excellent teacher, workshops, and inspiring music. Free time is available for those who want to get out and walk or exercise. The chapel, prayer labyrinth, and Path of Silence are also wonderful places for personal meditation.
Keynote speaker: Sheryl Marks-William
Bible Study leader: Lisa Stump
Music led by: Belinda Womack
Cost of retreat: $90.00 deposit of the $180.00 fee is due at registration. Partial scholarships are available if needed.
The cost includes: Two nights lodging (double occupancy), five meals, and program costs.
Register at: www.flumc.org/floridaconferencewomensretreats
Transportation: We will either take the church van or carpool to Leesburg.