July 9, 2017
SUNDAY SERVICE TIMES
9:30 a.m. Sunday School
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
Mary Jo Wallace
Please contact Pastor Frank when surgeries are scheduled or someone has been admitted to the hospital. firstname.lastname@example.org or call 972.298.6121
Dr. Frank Alegria
PRESENCE AND GIFTS
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
If you are interested in purchasing the flower arrangements in memory or honor of a special person, contact Melissa Schaller in the church office at 972.298.6121.
Visit Our Library
Open on Sunday mornings beginning at 8 a.m.
Remember! One Service at 10:30 a.m. through July 30 – Sunday School at 9:30 a.m.
Fun & Fellowship for Kids
Children who have completed kindergarten-6th grade are invited to join us in 414 on Sunday, July 9 for games and a craft. Plan to arrive at 3p.m. and be picked up at 4:30. Wear comfortable clothes that you can play in and be sure to invite your friends!
CASA Quilters delivered 156 quilts and blankets, along with 100 bags downtown to CASA Headquarters on Thursday, June 29th. Donations continued coming in after our display last Sunday in the Narthex. Thanks to all who made this month’s collection such a success. Many boys and girls will enjoy receiving one of these wonderful gifts. Our running total is 1,934, which puts us within reach of our next goal of 2,000 quilts donated.
Invitation For All Ladies
INVITATION FOR ALL LADIES – SALAD LUNCHEON
If you haven’t yet downloaded the Directory to your iPhone, iPad, Android phone and Kindle Fire, here are the directions. If you are in the directory and have your email address listed, you can do this.
As a personal note, I use it all the time from my iPhone and love it. Pat Daniel
Open Table is low on pantry items and would appreciate donations. They can either be brought by the church office on Sunday or to the Lobby of the Sanctuary.
Always especially in need of Protein: i.e. Canned meat & Beans & Peanut Butter.
Other items needed: Canned fruits & vegetables, Macaroni & Cheese, boxed biscuit or cornbread mix.
2017 Fall Festival will be October 21st and 22nd
There will be the big garage sale so start cleaning your closets, cabinets, and drawers. Sue Clark has run out of garage space, so hang on to your items and pickups will be handled the week of the Festival.
We will set up Aldersgate for vendors. Contact David and Joyce Gregory if you wish to sell your wares. 972.298.0214
The Health Fair will return this year. Edna Alegria and Charisse Groenleer are in charge of this event.
First Methodist School Makes Summer Learning Fun!
There are a limited number of spots available for Summer Fun and we are currently enrolling for the 2017-2018 school year. If you know a family with young children, please tell them about our school so they can learn and grow with us!
Erika Hemphill, Director