SKYLAND MONTHLY

OCTOBER 2017

October 1–29 | Youth Wreath Fundraiser

Buy a beautiful Christmas wreath from our Youth Group! A portion of the money from every wreath sold will go toward Youth mission trips and events (CCC, Wilderness Trail, retreats).

8:25, 9:25, 10;55 am • Worship Services

October 28 | Fall Festival

2–4 pm • SUMC
Join us for some good old fashioned fall fun! • Blue grass music • Kids’ games • Cake Walk • Bean Bag Toss Tournament • Hay Rides •

NOVEMBER 2017

November 3 | Emory & Henry College Concert & Chamber Choirs

7 pm • Sanctuary
Join us for an evening of choral music as two choirs present their fall programs of well-known spirituals and folk music.

November 3-5 | Youth Fall Retreat

weekend • Camp Tekoa
A time of outdoor fun, rest, and spiritual renewal for Skyland Youth.

November 5 | Flood Bucket Assembly

between services • Fellowship Hall
Come help assemble cleaning kit buckets for UMCOR flood response!

November 5 | Ministry Fair

between services • Fellowship Hall
Find your place! Come learn about the different ministries, missions, and volunteer opportunities at Skyland.

November 7| Skyland UMC Charge Conference

6 pm • Biltmore United Methodist, 376
Hendersonville Rd.
The charge The charge conference is the basic governing body of our local United Methodist Church. All are welcome to attend our charge conference.

November 8 | Youth C.H.O.W. Fundraiser

5:30 pm • Fellowship Hall
Let our Youth serve you a great meal! All money received during this special C.H.O.W. meal will go toward Youth mission trips and events (CCC, Wilderness Trail, retreats).

November 10 – 11 | Confirmands Retreat

weekend • LeGrange, GA
We are road-tripping to Georgia to experience an “Exploration in Antiquity.”

November 12 – December 3 | Angel Tree

Let’s ensure all children in our community have a Merry Christmas! Please take an angel off the tree and return your unwrapped gift(s) by 12/3.

November 12 | Commitment Sunday

Please turn in your Stewardship Pledges and Ministry Commitment Cards for the 2018 year.

November 15 | Wednesday CHOW meal & activities end for the year, resume January 3

November 19 | Sunday evening activities end for the year, resume January 7

November 19 | Wreath Fundraiser Pick Up

November 26| Hanging of the Greens & Chili Cook-Off

3:30–5 pm • SUMC
Bring a crock pot of chili from your best recipe while we decorate for the upcoming Christmas season!