Houston Astros Road Trip
Saturday, June 17th
Reds vs. Astros
Our Houston Astros Road Trip will be on Saturday, June 17th! We will be meeting in the church parking lot that morning at 8:30 am to depart for Houston. The game will start at 3:10, and we should arrive back to Lake Charles around 9 or 10 pm. Please contact Mary Kathryn Norman in the church office if you have any questions.
Young Adult Class - "How to Face Life's Challenges"
Young Adult Class will be starting a new 6 week study on “How to Face Life’s Challenges” on Sunday, June 18th. Each session will equip you with Biblical, practical, and relatable applications relating to different challenges like worry, failure, anger, loving enemies, judging others, and facing temptation. Everyone is invited to join us each week!
Saturday, June 24th
1-2:30 pm (Room 110)
3pm (Worship Center)
Have you ever wanted to learn to play guitar? Come to the Leisure Learning guitar class on Sunday, June 24th from 1-2:30pm in Room 110. Class for all ages with a $25 registration fee. In addition, MusicMakers2u is having a free concert featuring “Last Minute Big Band” on Sunday, June 24th at 3 pm in the Worship Center. All donations will go towards repairing and refurbishing donated music instruments for deserving students in SW Louisiana.
Choral Workshop: Rejuvenating the Senior Voice
Saturday, June 24th
9 am - 1 pm
Saturday, June 24th from 9am-1pm in Paxton Hall
Open to all - $10 fee covers workbook and lunch. We will learn new vocal techniques and warm-ups to improve the mature voice so you can continue to sing with confidence!
2023 Mission Trip to Beverly, KY
Saturday Sept 30 - Saturday Oct 7, 2023
Red Bird Mission in Appalachian Mountains
Have you ever thought of going on a mission trip? This is the perfect opportunity! We travel by van to Southeast Kentucky to the beautiful but very remote Appalachian Mountains. We usually have a team that travels into the community to help with home repairs. The other team stays on campus and helps with one (or more) of the many outreach programs.
If you are interested in joining us this year, please contact Mary Kathryn Norman in the church office.
Men's Bible Study: "Journey Men" led by Doug Ezell
Every 1st & 3rd Mondays
6 pm in Room 109
The Journeymen are studying “Believe” by Randy Frazee.
Grounded in carefully selected Scripture, Believe, NIV is a unique spiritual growth experience that takes you on a journey to think, act, and be more like Jesus. Randy Frazee walks you through the ten key Beliefs of the Christian faith, the ten key Practices of a Jesus-follower, and the ten key Virtues that characterize someone who is becoming more like Jesus.
Men of the church and the community are welcome to join anytime.
Led by Doug Ezell, retired United Methodist Pastor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Cursillo Southwest Ultreya Reunion Group
Parlor (room 108)
For those who have attended the Louisiana United Methodist Cursillo Retreat, we have started a monthly reunion group.
Bring your name tag and your Cursillo guidebook.
If you have not attended this amazing 3-day retreat and you are interested in learning more about it, please contact Tammie Mayo or call the church office.
LUMC Cursillo Retreat Weekends
2023 dates (choose one of the following date options)
Feb 16-19, April 20-23, July 27-30, Oct 26-29
Location: Wesley Center, Woodworth LA
Cursillo is a three-day experience that looks at Christianity as a lifestyle from a New Testament perspective. It is a highly structured weekend designed to strengthen and renew the faith of Christian people, and through them, their families, congregations, and the world in which they live. Cursillo is a combined effort of laity and clergy toward the renewal of the church. For an application, please contact the church office.