Block Party
Block Party
Saturday, May 19
 
Save the date! We are hosting a neighborhood Block Party on Saturday, May 19 from 3:00 - 6:00pm in the parking lot on Sharp Road. There will beFREE food, inflatables, games, and live music!Everyone is invited to attend, so be sure to extend an invitation to your friends and family. This is a large community event, so we will need lots of volunteers.  If you are interested in helping, contact Brad Waggoner at 225-924-6269 or bwaggoner@broadmoormethodist.org.
thank you
 
Many thanks to all who helped make our Garage Sale such a big success. Thanks to donors who provided the goods and to the many volunteers who planned, picked up furniture, worked all week sorting our merchandise, and worked the day of the sale right through packing up the leftovers. Our customers were very grateful for the hospitality provided to them and for the opportunity to buy things they needed at very reasonable prices. God bless you all for your serving spirits!
toddler and pre-k play date
Toddler & Pre-K Play Date
Saturday, April 28
 
We have an exciting event planned for toddlers and Pre-K children! On Saturday, April 28 from 9:30 to 11:30am in the Casual Worship Center, you are invited for a guided paint party, bounce house, activity stations, and snacks! Parents do have to stay with their children. Cost: $5 donation per child. 
 
Click here to register.
Interfaith Federation of GBR
Sounds of CommUNITY Concert
Sunday, April 29 
 
Celebrate the diversity and richness of musical styles at the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge Sounds of CommUNITY Concert onSunday, April 29 at 4:00pm in the Sanctuary at Broadmoor United Methodist Church! This year's concert features pairs of congregations (with predominately white or black membership) who are in partnership with each other. Enjoy the talent of local musicians as they create harmonies which both touch the heart and give hope to the weary spirit. 
4th-5th Grade Rec Night
4th & 5th Grade Rec Night
Sunday, April 29
 
On Sunday, April 29, all 4th & 5th graders are invited to the Gym from 5:00 to 7:00pm for a night of large group games like dodgeball, gaga ball, broom hockey, and basketball. Participants will have both free & structured play time. 
 
Click here to register.
Family Fun Night
Family Fun Night
Sunday, May 6 
 
Come to the Sanctuary at 5:00pm on Sunday, May 6 to hear the WOW kids perform the delightful musical "A Technicolor Promise" about Noah and the flood. Then enjoy a free jambalaya dinner in the Casual Worship Center followed by a rousing game of Family Feud. Make plans now to attend with your family and friends!
[the in-between]
Sundays at 10:00am   
 
You are invited  Sundays  from  10:00 - 10:30am for a special time of fellowship between worship services.
  • This Sunday: Earth Day. Observe Earth Day at [the in-between] by celebrating God's gift of the earth and honoring His call to be faithful stewards of its resources.
     
  • Next Sunday: Pastries with the Pastors. Come enjoy delicious pastries and conversation with our pastors. We may even do a little trivia!
 
MMT18 Parents Meeting
Mystery Mission Trip Parents Meeting
Sunday, April 22

Don't forget there is a mandatory parents meeting Sunday, April 22 at 4:00pm in the Gym for anyone whose youth is attending Mystery Mission Trip 2018.  Please plan to attend AND bring your trip participant.
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United Methodist Women
Tuesday, April 24

All ladies are invited to attend a Circle meeting of their choice. This month, all circles are enjoying a fellowship meal on Tuesday, April 24 at the following times and locations: Charity Circle - 11:30am @ Drusilla Seafood (3482 Drusilla Lane Ste D); Hope Circle - 11:30am @ Maison LaCour (11025 N Harrell's Ferry Rd); Grace Circle - 11:30am @ LaContea (7970 Jefferson Hwy); Joy Circle - 11:30am @ Zea's Rotisserie (2380 Towne Center Blvd); Faith Circle - 6:00pm @ LaContea (7970 Jefferson Hwy)
ERT disaster clean up
Want to Help with Disaster Recovery?
ERT Training: Saturday, April 28

The Louisiana Annual Conference is offering Early Response Team (ERT) Basic and Advanced training classes. Both classes will be taught here at Broadmoor on Saturday, April 28 starting at 8:30am. This training is for persons interested in responding in the early days after a disaster. The fee for the ERT training ($30 for the Basic training, $20 for Advanced training) covers lunch, training materials, a t-shirt, and a badge. Go to www.broadmoormethodist.org/ertto register online. If you have any questions, please contact Bertrand Griffin II at 225-924-6269 or at bgriffin@broadmoormethodist.org.   
Women Making a Difference
Women Making a Difference
Saturday, April 28 
 
Women Making a Difference will meet on Saturday, April 28 from 9:00am - noon in Room 101 of the Adult Building. Do you like to knit or crochet? Alzheimer patients love the "fidget" muffs we have been making. These are muffs that fit on the lower arm and have things attached like keys, zippers, etc. We also have "fidget" quilts that need assembling. You can also come and learn about the mats we crochet for the homeless. About 35 have been sent this month to Pastor Moore at Open Air Ministries. There is also a real need to write cards to those who are sick, lost loved ones, or just need a pick me up. Cards have been colored and recycled and are ready to complete with a short message. Join the fun and fellowship as we make a difference in our community. Sponsored by United Methodist Women. 
Request for Funding Application
due April 30
 
Request for funding applications for Garage Sale proceeds are available in the church office or Connection Café. All requests must be on these forms.  Deadline to submit forms is April 30. Funds will be allocated by the first of June. Garage Sale funding supports the missions and ministries of Broadmoor United Methodist Church. 
Music and Arts Camp
Music & Arts Camp
July 9-13

This camp will be held July 9-13, from 8:30am-noon daily and is for children entering grades K-6 in the fall. A professional staff will lead classes in art, choir, drama, creative movement, handbells, boomwhackers, and rhythm fun. Cost is only $75 for the week and includes a t-shirt and snacks. This year's theme is "Music of the Spheres." All children will share what they have learned in a final program centered around our theme at noon on the last day of camp.
To register, go to www.broadmoormethodist.org/musicandartscamp, or fill out the registration form in the brochures available in the Connection Café.  For more information, contact Dona Lusted at (225) 924-6269 or dlusted@broadmoormethodist.org.
Donnie with BUMC umbrella
New Broadmoor Umbrellas
purchase in Connection Cafe
 
You don't have to miss church anymore because of the rain. We've got "new" Broadmoor umbrellas to keep you nice and dry! You can find them on rainy days near the Sanctuary, Connection Café, and the Adult Building. If you'd like to have one of your own, come by Connection Café to purchase one for $20. Cash or check only, please.  
Celtic cross
Celtic Christianity in Scotland with Rev. Shannon Sandifer
October 1-10
 
Join Rev. Shannon on a trip to Scotland, scheduled forOctober 1-10, 2018. Brochures are available in Connection Café and the church office. Questions? Contact Rev. Shannon Sandifer at 225-924-6269 orssandifer@broadmoormethodist.org
 
MyBroadmoor
My Broadmoor 
Sign up today!
 
We want to make your church life here at Broadmoor easier for you to connect with others, see what's on the church calendar,register for events, give online, and review your giving record.
 
Just follow these simple steps:
  1. Go to our website (www.broadmoormethodist.org)
  2. Scroll down and click on the"My Broadmoor" icon & follow the instructions
  3. Once you have created an account, be sure to click on the words "Go Mobile" to download the app for your iPhone or Android phone
Oberammergau Passion Play
Oberammergau Passion Play
trip of a lifetime
 
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, brochures are available in the church office and in Connection Cafe. If you have questions about the trip, you may contact Rev. Donnie at 225-924-6269 or dwilkinson@broadmoormethodist.org
devotional
Weekly Scripture Focus & Reflection
delivered to your inbox
 
Would you like to receive an email each week with a scripture focus and corresponding reflection questions based on Sunday's sermon? For more information, contact Rev. Shannon Sandifer at 924-6269. Sign up today at www.broadmoormethodist.org/scripture
 
4th & 5th Grade Rec Night

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