403 South Main Street
|Weekly Budget 2018||$15,480|
|Year‐to‐Date Budget 2018||$479,880|
|Year‐to‐Date Offering 2018||$442,492|
ONLINE GIVING NOW AVAILABLE
Online giving, using a credit or debit card, is now available through the church website. Visit www.fumcd.com and click on the “Give Money” button.
GIFTS AND MEMORIALS
In Memory of Sina Kinslow from David & Joyce Gregory.
In Memory of Sina Kinslow from Marie Tuttle.
Altar flowers may be purchased in honor or memory of a loved one by calling the church office at 972.298.6121.
Visit Our Library
Open on Sunday mornings beginning at 8 a.m.
Welcome Friends, We have new announcements for you!
In this issue of News You Can Use: Expect our minds to be prepared for our children to be back in school.
We have information for you about recent church activities and new events that are coming up!
Fall PIP Days
September 28 & 29
October 5 & 6
Applications have been received by the city of Duncanville for PIP (Property Improvement Program), and the process for choosing homes that need help is in progress. Throughout upcoming Sundays, starting on August 5th, we will have a table in the Narthex where you can sign up to volunteer. Please contact Betty Dunn at 214.534.3039 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free Haircut for Kids!
2 – 6pm in the Snackbar
Paula Alegria & Lavon Martin will be your children’s stylists. Please wash your kid’s hair beforehand.
Covenant Book Study Group
Starting on September 12th
We will meet on Wednesdays at 5:45pm
Our first book will be
by Bill O’Reilly
RSVP to save your spot:
We are in need of returning AND new volunteers to help serve in our afterschool ministry!
Each Wednesday From 3:30-5:00pm, during the school year.
We meet in Aldersgate, where the children are served a light meal. YOU will help with tutoring and homework assistance.
We need 1-2 adults for Each Grade in order to provide this ministry!
Youth may sign up and serve with an adult as a helper.
Any persons 18 or older must pass a Ministry Safe Background check. PLEASE Sign Up in the Narthex (Foyer),
Contact Bridget@fumcd.com for more information.
United Methodist Men Annual Trap & Skeet Shooting
Monday, August, 13th @ 6:00PM
Ellis County Sportsman Club
Bring Your Shotguns & Shells!
Contact Greg Hutcheson or Jerry Bair for more information
The Mission Committee wanted to say thank you to our teachers at Central Elementary School. We appreciate our volunteer cooks who took their time to make this wonderful meal, and set up a great start to the new school year!
“They were at the bottom four years ago, now Central is at the TOP in their district!“, said Principal Sherrie Smith.
She has stated: “OUR partnership makes every difference!”