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Pull up your chair to an evening of fun, fellowship and flowers! This year’s Soup & Sisterhood will feature Tricky Wolfes and Kathy Rainer, owners of Parties to Die For.
Tricky and Kathy bring party planning wisdom with a “Lucy and Ethel” dynamic you won’t soon forget. Famous for their lavish flower arrangements, their presentation will declare:

"If it’s worth doing, it’s worth overdoing!”

The event is Thursday, October 19, at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $15. A love offering will also be taken for UMCOR for hurricane relief. Register in the Cloister on Sundays or


Childcare will be provided by reservation. To make reservations, complete the form below and submit by October 12.




Coffee Connection is a monthly, casual get-together where women of BUMC gather in an informal setting just to get to know each other better. Whether you are new to the church, a member, or a long time attendee, you will enjoy your time with other women of BUMC. New members and visitors are welcome!

Coffee Connection typically meets the last Monday of each month from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., often in a member's home. 

The next gathering will be Monday, October 30, at the home of Cornelia Buckley (350 Roper Road, Canton).



All Women are welcome; BUMC membership is NOT required.


Sole Sisters Image.jpgMission Focus: Foster Care Support Foundation.
Sole Sisters is a group of women dedicated to the mission of the Foster Care Support Foundation. FCSF provides free clothing, infant equipment and developmental toys to thousands of children in foster and relative care in Georgia.

Sole Sisters meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at Foster Care Support Foundation (115 Mansell Place, Roswell). For more information, contact ldpete@bellsouth.net (Linda Peterson).

We hope you will come. There are plenty of ways to help and no experience necessary!

Next Meeting: Thursday, October 12


Grace & Glory Tile Image.jpgMission Focus: Veterans at the VA Hospital.
On the 3rd Thursday of each month, a group of BUMC women visits veterans at the VA Hospital. We meet at the church at 9 a.m. and drive together to the VA Hospital.

For more information, contact Judy Helms at jmhnorthlake@aol.com.



Transitions Tile Image.pngTransitions is a circle of Moms focused on the challenges and joys of parenting teens, college students, and recent college graduates. They typically meet on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. for fellowship, friendship and fun.

For more information, contact Lynn at lynnpyecha@aol.com.

Transitions will not meet in October, so women can attend Soup & Sisterhood!


jesses_house_logo.jpgMission Focus: Jesse's House in Cumming.
This group meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. We enjoy dinner together, and enjoy one another's company! We also donate household items for Jesse's House, an emergency children's shelter in Cumming that serves high risk girls between ages seven and seventeen.

To reserve your place at the table, please RSVP to Beth Moore at moore.bethp@gmail.com by noon the day before.

Dinner & Devotion will not meet in October, so women can attend Soup & Sisterhood!

Women of the Word

The WoW Ministry is a fellowship of women who desire to love and know God through the study of His Holy Word and the fellowship of other women. We offer a supportive place to be real, be transformed, and be in the world as an example of Christ’s love. Throughout the school year, we meet each Wednesday morning from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., offering a flexible schedule of short term studies covering a variety of topics. (Childcare Available). Contact Jodi Christensen for more information at jodichristensen@comcast.net.


MOES (Mothers of Elementary Students)

MOES is a new group being launched in Fall 2017 for Mothers of Elementary Students. Moms who want to improve and enhance parenting techniques through shared experiences are invited to join this group on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 5:30-7:00 p.m. Childcare is provided. For more information, contact moes.miltonbumc@gmail.com.  



MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) is an exciting ministry at Birmingham UMC, where young moms experience authentic community, mothering support, personal growth and spiritual hope. Our group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. during the school year.

For more information, contact Vickie Otto at vickieotto@gmail.com.

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