9:00 a.m. Modern Service – Aldersgate
11:00 a.m. Service – Sanctuary
5:30 p.m. ACCESS – Aldersgate
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Sunday, May 1
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
If you are interested in purchasing the flower arrangements in memory or honor of a special person, contact Debi Ely in the church office at 972.298.6121.
Dr. Frank Alegria
Rev. Alex Williams
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PRESENCE AND GIFTS
GIFTS AND MEMORIALS
MEMORIAL PROJECT FUND
Altar flowers can be scheduled in honor of memory of someone by calling Debi 972.298.6121.
Visit Our Library
Open on Sunday mornings beginning at 8:00 a.m.
The Soulmaking Room by Dee Dee Risher (277.3 Ris)
ACCESS is our new service on Sunday evenings at 5:30. Coffee & treats are from 5:00 to 5:30. Join in the fun and fellowship of this vibrant service.
Rev. Marie Mitchell will be our guest speaker on May 15.
This last Sunday evening an interfaith group of women spoke and answered questions.
Always something special to look forward to.
Click here for more pictures from ACCESS.
FUMCD Annual Golf Tournament
And they’re off!!! One beautiful day for golf and an opportunity to raise approximately $900 for our kids and Vacation Bible School.
Thirty golfers participated in the FUMCD Annual Golf Tournament at the Golf Club of Dallas on Sunday afternoon, April 24.
Coming in first place with 8 under par was Tim Porter, Ruben Angeles, John Murray and Rev. Dale Hunt (former pastor at FUMCD.) Second place honors went to Rev. Alex Williams and his 3 Aggie buddies. Alex left with three holes to play in order to be at ACCESS. The third place team was composed of Larry Groce, John Davis, Jim Shipley and Stephen Shipley (not pictured). John Davis was closest to the pin on #17 and Jim Shipley on #3.
Church Directory Time
ONE MORE CHANCE
This will be a secure, password protected online directory but there will be a printed version available for a small fee.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the gym (at your expense) or you can submit your own appropriate picture to Angie Bilbrey by emailing a copy or bring a picture and we will scan it in the office. firstname.lastname@example.org or 972.298.6121.
Join Linda Elms in a study by Adam Hamilton entitled “Seeing Gray In a World of Black and White.”
Study begins on May 2 and ends of June 13 from 2 to 3pm in the Progressors Classroom.
The study is for everyone—both men and women.
If interested, contact the church office at 972.298.6121 or email@example.com.
Project PIP Days are fast approaching…
Phil Mehl, construction manager for the Project PIP Days 2016 and his son power washed the walls of the house at 534 Golden Meadow in preparation for the work to begin the next 2 Fridays and Saturdays, April 29th and 30th and May 6th and 7th.
All volunteers are asked to meet at the church at 8 a.m. and be on site at 8:30. The address of the other house is 415 Longworth. Both homes are in Duncanville.
All are invited to come by and see the work being accomplished. If you want to bring some refreshments, water, or just a smile, all will be appreciated.
We covet your prayers for the volunteers and encourage you to come by the work sites and see what your church is doing!
Spiritual Growth Through Music
United Methodist Women will meet on Tuesday, May 3rd, at 10 a.m. in Aldersgate.
Lunch will be served by the Inspirational Circle.
All women of the church are invited to attend.
Thinking of Joining the Church?
Gather with new members and those who are interested in joining the FUMCD family on Sunday, May 15, in 414 at noon to learn about the Methodist faith and FUMCD.
Mark Your Calendar
PROJECT TRANSFORMATION READING DATES
June 20 – 23 and July 11 – 14
This summer we will be reading at Elmwood UMC for two weeks, so save the Monday – Thursday mornings you will be available. You will be enriched by helping children to improve their reading and comprehension skills and enjoy time spent with them too!
Great Food! Great Fellowship!
First Methodist School – Earth Day at FMS!
Our students learned about the Earth last week. They participated in nature walks, read books about taking care of our planet, and made beautiful art. We appreciate the planet that God has blessed us to live on!
Thank you for telling families with young children about our GREAT school!