The Season of Lent 2018

Run-up to Resurrection:
18 - The Evidence
25 - Palm-Passion Sunday - The Lion's Den
29 - Maundy Thursday - Love Feast
30 - Holy Friday - The Death   
 1 - The Resurrection - Easter Sunrise - Easter Worship

Next Book Club Meeting

Our next book club selection is The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman. This is a fabulous read about different women's perspectives regarding the events on Massadah, the last Zealot hold-out during the Roman occupation of Judea. Books should be available at the Moultonborough Public Library by Tuesday, March 20. Stop by the library or call and ask Jane if the books have come in. We will gather at 6:30PM on Monday, April 9. Questions? Call Linda Schneider, 603-991-4854.

Church Directory

We are trying to update the Church Directory, there is a table setup in the fellowship hall with your information that we have now. If you could take a few minutes and update your address, phone and email. That would be so appreciated.

If you are away from the area, please send a note to Diana with any updated information. You can email her at

Shopping Card News 

During the month of February $223.00 was raised for world missions. Easter is on April 1, 2018. In stock shopping cards are available for your Easter needs:
Easter Dinner at home with family and friends – EM Heath’s (10%), Hannaford’s (5%), Walmart (1.5%).
Restaurant Choices – Applebee’s (8%), Ninety Nine (13%), Olive Garden (9%), The Common Man (20%) plus other cards to order.
Clothing or Decorations – Amazon (3%), American Eagle (8%), Kohl’s (4%), LL Bean (18%), Walmart (1.5%) plus other cards to order.
Chocolates, Egg Hunt Supplies, or Toys – Walmart (1.5%) plus other cards to order.
All proceeds from shopping cards sales support Dr. and Mrs. Zimmerman in their ministries in Nepal.

One longstanding mission is the support of Dr. Mark and Deirdre Zimmerman in Nepal. The first $3,000 will go to this ministry; MUMC Outreach will receive any additional funds earned. Please support these worthwhile efforts to minister to the needs of those less fortunate and keep these ministries in your prayers throughout the year.

We have several restaurant cards in stock to help beat the doldrums of Winter or to plan ahead for Valentine's Day. Available on a first come first serve basis are: Applebee's (8%), The Common Man (20%), Ninety-Nine (13%), & Olive Garden (9%). If your sweetheart prefers to shop for his/her personal present we have Amazon (4%), American Eagle (8%), Barnes & Noble (9%), Kohl's (4%), L.L. Bean (18%), Home Depot (4%) or Lowe's (4%) in stock and may more choices to order exactly what you want. If you prefer to plan a special get away for the night or weekend, be sure to check the Hotel and Travel cards that range from 4% to 9% for Mission proceeds.

The March Bell Ringer is here.

The latest Moultonborough United Methodist newsletter, The Bell Ringer,  is available for download.  Get your full color digital copy of the March Bell Ringer here.  Past issues of the Bell Ringer are also available.  Get on our emailing list to receive your own copy of the Bell Ringer each month by sending your request here.

Covenant Disciple Group

Looking for women who are interested in starting a Covenant Disciple Group. This is a small group that meets weekly to hold each other accountable. The group decides on their covenants in four areas: acts of worship, acts of devotion, acts of justice, and acts of compassion. If you are interested in this kind of small group, call Linda Schneider, 603-991-4854. For additional information, check out this brochure.

What is happening Today?

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