Christian Education

What is Advent? The word “advent” derives from the Latin “adventus”, meaning “coming.” During its earliest observances, Advent was 40 days of repentance, fasting and prayer as new believers prepared for their baptisms. Oftentimes, these baptisms took place on the day of Epiphany--which is a day remembering the Magi’s visit to baby Jesus; it was a celebration of Jesus’ incarnation on Earth  What is Advent about? (umc.org) We will have special readings during Sunday services beginning November 27....

Central is in urgent need of more Live-streaming volunteers! Since April  2020 and the Covid times, two church volunteers have faithfully served by running live-streaming each Sunday. The desire is to add two new volunteers to the live-streaming team so rotations can be developed. The goal would be one month-on volunteering and three months off. Our shut-ins greatly appreciate this ministry. Learn this exciting new technology and how to operate this light Apple iPad iPhone Wifi-based live-streaming system. The Livestream setup starts every Sunday morning at 9 am. Pray over this opportunity and consider serving the church in this capacity.  If interested, please email central@cucmkm.org  ...

We are collecting canned candied yams and canned cranberry sauce for the Community Kitchen's Thanksgiving food giveaway. Please donate to the collection bin in the CAC hallway. Our goal is 65 of each. Please donate by November 13, 2022. Thank you for your support of this project to help the community.  ...