The New Milford United Methodist Church will sponsor an Advent luncheon with guest speaker Mike Kelly Dec. 5 at 2 p.m. in Danbury.

Mr. Kelly will talk about "A Challenge of Life and Soul" at the luncheon, to be held at Anthony's Lake Club at 10 Christopher Columbus Ave.

Mr. Kelly is a family man and retired police officer who survived a life-threatening experience with cancer.

Tickets are $25 for adults. Checks may be made payable to NMUMC and mailed to NMUMC, 68 Danbury Road, New Milford, CT 06776.

For more information, call Steve Kolitz at 203-417-9670.