THIS WEEK AT FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday, May 26
8:30 am Prayer for 8:45 Service Mercy Seat Prayer Rm
8:45 am Worship Sanctuary
9:45 am Sunday School for all ages Various Rooms
10:35 am Prayer for 10:50 Service Mercy Seat Prayer Rm.
10:50 am Worship Sanctuary
*Broadcast on WENK 1240 AM, on 101.7 FM
Monday, May 26 – Office Closed – Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 27
7:00 am Prayer for the Children Sanctuary
6:00 pm Paul Clark Boys Basketball Gym
7:30 pm AAU Basketball King/McClain Gym
Wednesday, May 22
1:00 pm Rhema Bible Study Conference Room
7:15 pm Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal Choir Room/Chapel
Thursday, May 23
5:30 pm Children & Youth Renovation Team Conference Room
7:30 pm AAU Basketball King/McClain Gym
Friday, May 24
6:00 am Promise Keepers Conference Room
5:30 pm Grissom Basketball Gym
ON JUNE 2ND THERE WILL BE ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY for those
who have not yet completed a Time & Talent Survey to do so during worship. It is vital that every member be involved in some form of ministry through the life of the church!
BOB NICHOLS HEADS UP THE HOMEBOUND COMMUNION TEAM
and he’s looking for folks to assist him once a month. Please consider strongly the giving of just an hour of your time for these who have given so much! If willing, please be in touch with Bob Nichols at 731.446.9413.
SUNDAY, JUNE 9, we will celebrate Pentecost, the birth of the Christian Church,
and the baptism and/or confirmation of our 2019 Confirmands A very special
10:50 service is planned for that day, and all are encouraged to attend, especially
family and friends of our confirmands. They are: Dani and Davey Frankum,
Myranda Parr, Beck Tanner, Ben Wade, Tucker Davis, and Drake Chism. The
Young Disciples Sunday school class will host the confirmands, their families,
and mentors at a breakfast beginning at 9:30 in the fellowship hall.
SUNDAY, JUNE 16, FATHER’S DAY IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!
Be certain to be in worship on this day as a special tribute (along with a gift) will
be given to all men, especially those who have loved us like a father across the
THURSDAY, JUNE 20, – SOUL FOOD CAFÉ is an important ministry supported
by several churches in our community, offering a hot meal and fellowship for
anyone in the community in need. Our congregation, will be providing and
serving the meal on June 20. While the New Covenant Sunday school class is
providing the leadership for the day, others are more than welcome to join them!
If you have questions about how you can participate/serve be in touch with Amy
Montgomery at 676.5683.
JUNE 24 – 29 K THRU FIFTH GRADERS…ARE YOU READY FOR DAYSHORE?
Dayshore forms for the summer event are available in the church office or from
Morgan Laster! They need to be retuned no later than June 1. Please contact
Morgan with any questions or concerns at 731.446.7769 or the church at
JUNE 30 – FIFTH SUNDAY POT-LUCK LUNCHEON – Following the 10:50
service we’ll gather in the fellowship hall for a scrumptious lunch. There’s no
agenda, other than enjoying one another’s company, good conversation, sharing
in a few laughs, and having an overall good time. Be watching for future details
regarding the meal for the day!
K THRU 5TH GRADERS…ARE YOU READY FOR DAYSHORE?
Dayshore forms for the summer event (June 24-28) are available in the church office or from Morgan Laster! They need to be returned no later than June 1. Please contact Morgan with any questions or concerns at 731.446.7769 or the church at 731.885.3573.
*REMEMBER…WITH SUMMER SCHEDULES about ready to kick-in to place, contact Sally George in the church office at 885-3573 if you need to schedule space for a meeting or have an event placed on the church calendar!
THE CHURCH PARSONAGE (2012 Stonewall) has a large bed of variegated Canna (leaves are dark green with black stripes) with orange blossoms available to anyone interested! The round bed, encircled with rock, is located in the front yard. Bring your shovel and come help yourself! No need to call ahead. The pastor doesn’t even need to be home! Take all you want…I mean…they’re UT orange for Pete’s sake!
HELPING HANDS MINISTRY desperately needs volunteers to work in its Thrift Store. Please contact Stacia McIntosh at 885-3924 if you are able to help.