Oberammergau Passion Play
Oberammergau Passion Play Informational Meeting
Sunday, January 14
Make plans now to join Rev. Donnie for a once in a lifetime trip to experience the Oberammergau Passion Play  July 15-24, 2020. Since 1633 the people of Oberammergau, Austria have performed the "Story of the Suffering, Dying, and Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ" every ten years to fulfill a promise they made to God. This will be the 41st performance of this one of a kind event. For those who are interested or curious, there will be an informational meeting on 
Sunday, January 14  at  11:45am  in Room 101 of the Adult Building.
Youth Group Spring Kickoff   
Sunday, January 14
Join us this Sunday, January 14 for the Youth Group Spring Kickoff and Parents Meeting! You'll get to hear about all the great things happening this spring and summer. PLUS, you'll also be able to sign up for all spring and summer events. Bring your favorite dish to share and join us at 5:00pm in the Gym!
Confronting Racism Like Christians
Confronting Racism Like Christians 
Sunday, January 21 
Register today! Next Sunday, January 21from  4:00 - 5:30pm  in the Sanctuary, Rev. Dr. Will Willimon (Professor of the Practice of Christian Ministry at Duke University Divinity School) will lead a conversation about what Jim Wallis has called "America's Original Sin," from a Christian point of view, talking about our history of face among American Christians and all of the positive, gracious resources that the Christian faith offers us in growing in our faith in and obedience to Jesus Christ.
Click  here to register.
Family Mystery Box Night

You're Invited for a Family Fun Night!
Friday, January 26

Join us Friday, January 26 from 6:00 - 8:00pm for a family mystery in a box. You will be paired with one or two other families with children in similar age categories as yours (toddler-6th grade). The fun will begin with dinner and then each group will get a mystery box with fun activities and games for you to do together for the evening. The early rate is $5 per family and the regular rate is $10 per family. Only one family member should register to avoid multiple charges. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Register on our website: www.broadmoormethodist.org. Contact: Brad Waggoner (bwaggoner@broadmoorethodist.org)
Confirmation Class Starts Soon 
Organizaitonal Meeting, January 28
Do you have a 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student? Are you interested in them participating in Confirmation classes? An organizational meeting for parents and your 6th, 7th, and 8th graders will be held on Sunday, January 28 at 4:30pm in Room 3 of the Youth Building. This year's Confirmation Class will be led by Rev. Donnie Wilkinson. For more information, contact Brad Waggoner, Children's Pastor: 225-924-6269 or bwaggoner@broadmoormethodist.org
winter clothing drive
Winter Clothing Drive 
for Open Air Homeless Ministry
It's already proven to be a cold January, so we are looking for winter clothes for all ages and stages for our homeless community through Open Air Ministries. Coats, long-sleeve clothes (things that can be layered), new socks, gloves, and winter hats are some focus items. We will be collecting these items throughout the month of January and they will be sent to those who need it immediately. Please bring them to the Connection Café on Sundays, or contact Eddie Manes at emanes@broadmoormethodist.org or 225-924-6269 during the week.
Pop Music Sunday
Pop Music Sunday 
February 4
Join us in the Casual Service as we have our 7th annual Pop Music Sunday at 10:40am on February 4! Come hear popular songs inspired by faith-based stories and sing along as we play songs from several different decades including songs made popular by Dionne Warwick, The Who, Sting and Coldplay. This is a great Sunday to invite a friend!
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Sundays at 10:00am   
You are invited  Sundays  from  10:00 - 10:30am for a special time of fellowship between worship services.
  • This Sunday: Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. We'll be observing the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. with some of his great quotes and through song.
  • Next Sunday: Walk to Emmaus Sunday. Come listed to live music from Pattie Riche' & learn about Walk to Emmaus and how you can get involved.
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United Methodist Women Circles
Tuesday, January 23
All ladies are invited to attend a circle meeting of your choice on Tuesday, January 23. A nursery is provided upon request by calling Beverly Hammond at 928-2047. Morning Meetings - 9:30am: Charity Circle - Adult Building Room 101; Hope Circle - Home of Wanda Barber (1540 LaSalle Parc, 924-2375); Grace Circle - Adult Building Room 105; Joy Circle - Home of Carol Baxter (5314 Hunter's Park, 752-7734); Evening Meeting - 7:00pm: Faith Circle - Home of Marverne Terrell (12711 Arlingford Dr, 275-3641).
WOW - Worship Our Way
Worship Our Way
Sunday mornings at 10:45am

WOW (Worship Our Way) is our children's music and arts ministry that helps children to become leaders in worship as they learn more about God and the Bible through music, movement, and use of instruments. All children are invited to learn a musical that will be presented at the church in May. WOW meets Sunday mornings at 10:45am in Room 3 of the Youth Building and is open to children 4 years old through 6th grade. Register now at www.broadmoormethodist.org/wow. For more information, please contact Dr. Dona Lusted at dlusted@broadmoormethodist.org or 225-924-6269.
Cookies for Kairos
needed by Thursday, February 1

It is Kairos cookie time again and we need 40 dozen homemade cookies for the Kairos Angola Weekend on February 4 - 7. The Kairos cookie box will be in the Adult Building until Thursday, February 1.. Please put one dozen small homemade cookies in each quart size Ziploc bag. Many thanks for your continued support in this wonderful ministry. Any questions, please call Cindy Varisco at 225-892-0372.
Join Us for a New Orleans Pelicans Game
Sunday, March 11
All ages are invited to see the New Orleans Pelicans play the Utah Jazz on Sunday, March 11 at 3:00pm at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans. Tickets are $37 per person. Meal vouchers and parkings passes are available for an additional fee. 
Register online by February 15: www.broadmoormethodist.org
Mitten Tree 2017
Mitten Tree Thank You

Thank you to everyone that donated to our Mitten Tree for Christmas. From your substantial gifts, BUMC collected over 150 pairs of gloves, about 100 hats, some scarves, and about 50 pairs of socks that have all gone to Open Air Ministries, a local outreach ministry to the homeless in Baton Rouge. An extra thank you goes out to Don Hogan and the Friendship Sunday School class for their very generous donations.
Connection Cafe artwork
New Art in Connection Cafe

Broadmoor welcomes six very talented artists from First United Methodist Church to Connection Café's gallery walls. We would like to express our appreciation and gratitude to John Bolander, Jennifer Carwile, Janice Evans, Katie McGarry, Tom Quaid, and Charlie Smith for sharing with us their skillfully created artwork. Please stop by Connection Café Sunday mornings from 8:30 to 11:45am to see their beautiful artwork.
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Tea Time!
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Save the date for Broadmoor United Methodist Women's Tea: "United Methodist Women Helping Others" which will be held on Saturday, March 10 in the Casual Worship Center. Your $20 donation goes to support missions. 
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