Upcoming & Ongoing

November 12 & 19, December 3 and 10, 12:15 PM: Children's Christmas Pageant Rehearsals (see info below)
November 18, 10 AM - 4 PM: Gordon AME Church Fish Fry (on the Belin Memorial grounds)
November 18, 11 AM - 3 PM: Backpack Mission Food Drive at Lowes Foods, Murrells Inlet
November 19 - December 4: Order Christmas Poinsettias (click HERE for order form/info)
November 19 - December 17: Advent Family Photo Challenge
November 19, 4 PM: Mary McDonald Concert, "From the Heart"
November 21, 8 AM - 1 PM: Red Cross Blood Drive (click HERE to sign up). The need is constant!
November 22, 8:30 AM: Rollie Hanna Breakfast
November 22, 11:30 AM: Community Lunch (Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church)
November 23-24: CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
November 27, 7 PM: United Methodist Men
November 29, 8:30 AM: Rollie Hanna Breakfast
November 29, 11:30 AM: Community Lunch (Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church)
November 29, 6 PM - 8 PM: Family Keepsake Christmas
December 3: Angle Tree Sunday (all gifts due back today)
December 9, 11:30 AM: United Methodist Women's Christmas Lunch (Kimbel's Restaurant; click HERE to reserve)


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"FROM THE HEART" Mary McDonald in Concert
November 19, 4 PM in The Sanctuary
The Belin Worship Arts Ministry welcomes Mary McDonald in concert with the Belin Chancel Choir. This is a free offering with seating on a first-come basis. Tickets are not required. Mary McDonald is well know in sacred music with a career that spans over 35 years. 


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UMW CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON
Saturday, December 9, 2017
11:30 AM at Kimbel's Restaurant, Wachesaw Plantation


Ladies, join us for our annual Christmas Luncheon! Our mission is Baby Express (diapers, new born items, toddler clothes, donations).

Registration deadline is December 4, 2017.

Click HERE to sign up!


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ADVENT FAMILY PHOTO CHALLENGE
November 19 - December 17

Celebrate the coming of Jesus by taking part in this family photo challenge! Grab your family, friends, pets, etc. and take a picture representing each of the ten assigned words (click HERE for rules & info). Share your photos on the Belin Facebook page, Instagram, or Twitter. Prizes will be awarded for the most creative pics!

Any questions may be directed to Jane Sparks (janes@belinumc.org or 843.357.5185).


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ANGEL TREES
Return all Angel Tree gifts to the Family Life Center between November 30 and December 3. All angel tree gifts will be distributed to children here in our community. Angel Tree tags are available in the Family Life Center and sanctuary while supplies last.


THE GATHERING
FAMILY FELLOWSHIP MEALS
Wednesday Evenings
5 PM - 6:15 PM (Family Life Center)

Click HERE to make a reservation for The Gathering.

2017 dates for the Gathering: November 15 and December 13

The Christmas Gathering meal will be served on December 13 followed by "Joy Story" children's Christmas pageant at 6 PM. Pageant reservations are not required (see announcement below). 

Meals are served from 5 PM to 6:15 PM. Bring the whole family for a great meal and fellowship with others in our Belin Memorial family. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children ages 3-11 (children under 3 are free).
Contact Brandy Streett, 843.357.5180 for information.


"JOY STORY" CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PAGEANT
Wednesday, December 13, at 6 PM in the Family Life Center.


The Education Team invites all children in grades K-5 to participate in this year's Christmas pageant! Register your child online (click HERE) by November 10.

Rehearsals are at 12:15 PM on these Sundays: November 12, 19, December 3 and 10. 

The Gathering Christmas dinner will be served beginning at 5 PM on the night of the pageant. Reservations for dinner must be made by Monday, December 11. If you choose to attend the pageant only, please come and find a seat by 5:50 PM. Dinner reservations may be made online (Click HERE). Menu: fried chicken, green beans, macaroni & cheese, roll, dessert, and beverage.


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FAMILY KEEPSAKE CHRISTMAS
Wednesday, November 29, 6 PM - 8 PM
Family Life Center

Please join us for a Family Keepsake Christmas on November 29. This is a Christmas program that families will love and can experience together. Each family will create their very own keepsake nativity scene to cherish for years to come and hear a dramatic retelling of the Christmas story. A hot dog dinner will be served from 6 PM - 6:30 PM for a minimal fee of $5 per family.

Space is limited, so be sure to register right away by contacting Jane Sparks (janes@belinumc.org or 843.357.5185).


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BELIN BACKPACK MISSION
Feeding 200+ children from Georgetown and Horry County each weekend during the school year. Food donations go directly to children in our community. Belin's Backpack Mission has joined with Lowes Foods of Murrells Inlet for monthly food drives. Watch the Inlet View E-News for dates and times. If you would like to volunteer to help with upcoming food drives, contact Kara Dellinger.

You are also invited to use the green "Sack Hunger" bags to bring non-perishable food items of any kind to the Family Life Center lobby of narthex in the sanctuary each week.

SUGGESTED GROCERY LIST
Chicken Noodle Soup (10 3/4 oz. cans)
Ramen Noodles (chicken or beef)
Cans of Pasta
Vienna Sausages
Mac & Cheese (single servings)
Cups of Fruit or Pudding
Peanut Butter Crackers
Pop Tarts
Oatmeal (single serve packets)
Granola Bars


RIGHTNOW MEDIA DIGITAL LIBRARY
Belin Memorial and RightNow Media are offering you free access to over 10,000 discipleship videos for kids, youth, and adults. "It's the Netflix of video Bible studies!"

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Sundays

THE SANCTUARY
Traditional Worship
8:45 AM & 11:00 AM
in the Sanctuary

THE HARBOR
Modern Worship
8:45 AM &11 AM
in the Family Life Center

55+ SINGLES GROUP
The 55+ Singles group at Belin Memorial has some outings planned . . . join us for some fun and fellowship!
     - Upcoming events will be posted here as schedule is made available
     - Contact Charlotte Downey for general information.