Re:sponse Sermon Series Oct. 7 - Nov 4

The essence of Christian living in response to God’s grace is the faithfulness with our prayers, presence, gifts, service and witness. These are not just words we say, they are promises we keep as we grow in our Christian faith and life. As we develop as followers of Jesus Christ our lives must reflect these values in the world. The world we live in is a world of immediate reactions and we have so many demands on our lives. We often feel hurried and rushed into decisions. During this new worship series we will take time to talk through how and where we spend ourselves and to listen to where God is leading us in a life of Re:sponse.

Oct. 21 Gifts          2 Corinthians 9:3-15
Oct. 28 Service      John 13:12-17
Nov.4 Witness        Ephesians 1:11-23, Hebrews 12:1-3

CROP Walk - Oct. 21

The pet-friendly, three-mile walk will begin and end at Andrews Park, 201 W. Daws. Walk registration begins at 1:30 p.m. with step-off at 2 p.m. Preceding the walk will be a sidewalk chalk art contest for families and children up to age 18. The walk concludes with a free hot dog cookout and snow cones.

This year's local CROP Walk theme is "Do Justice, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly.” The global theme is "ending hunger one step at a time. Goodrich members and friends are invited to sign up for the walk and receive sponsor envelopes by contacting Pat Gilliland or checking with Lou Hubbard in the church office. Walkers can also raise funds online by joining the Goodrich Memorial UMC at our page

Fell Festival Oct.28

Goodrich's Fall Fest is a Halloween party that's fun for the whole family; children and their adults! Join us for games, face painting, food & drinks, pumpkins, music, crafts, inflatables, a costume contest*, candy and more! For more information call the church office at 405-321-0975!

*Use your best costume judgment - no scary or otherwise inappropriate costumes please.

Angels Unlimited Craft Sale and Bazaar - Nov 2 -3

Angels Unlimited Craft Sale and Bazaar - Nov 2 -3

It’s time to issue invitations for this year’s Bazaar. The dates will be November 2nd and November 3rd, at Goodrich Memorial United Methodist Church, 200 W. Hayes, in Norman. We have enjoyed hosting this show for many years, primarily because of our contact with wonderful crafters, & the community of Norman who return year after year. This year will be our 20th anniversary- and it’s going to be BIG! We hope that you will want to reserve these dates on your calendar & also reserve booth space.

Vendor Information Letter               Vendor Application

Boundaries Bibile Study Sept 11 - Nov, 13

Caught in the Middle? Trying to find that work/home life balance you've heard about? Caring for your parents and your growing family? Does everyone just seem to want more than you can give? This study is for you! Paula Morris and Erin Barr will be co-leading a 10-week Bible & Book study at Goodrich every Tuesday at 1:00pm featuring the book Boundaries by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend. This study promises to give biblically based answers to the question of, "how to set healthy boundaries with your parents, spouse, children, friends, coworkers, social media, and even with yourself... to discover firsthand how sound boundaries give you the freedom to walk as the loving, giving, fulfilled individual God created you to be." There's something for everyone to learn and something for everyone to share - we can't wait to add your voice to the discussion! Book available for $5.50 Questions? Call 405-321-0975

Support for OU Food Pantry

The OU Food Pantry officially opened on March 22nd according to Matt Marks, student director of the pantry.  Student Volunteers have been busy stocking the Pantry - trying to help other students in need.  

If you would like to help, please bring your donation to the church foyer.