June 18, 2017
SUNDAY SERVICE TIMES
9:30 a.m. Sunday School
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
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
Rev. Alex Williams
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.
Vacation Bible School
Vacation Bible School has been a huge success this week.
The Progressors SS Class is preparing a meal each night and the kids and their families are invited to partake.
Following a meal, the “heroes” are divided into age appropriate groups and they are rotated into four different areas–
Crafts, Bible Study, Music and Recreation.
Click here to enjoy the VBS pictures.
Seven Summer Sundays
Sunday School will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Alex, Emma & Henry’s Last Sunday at FUMCD
This will be Pastor Alex Williams, Emma and Henry’s last Sunday with us. Alex will be preaching and there will be a reception for them in the Narthex following worship.
Artifacts and Windows in the Chapel
All are invited to join the Homebuilders SS Class on Sunday, June 18, at 9:30 in the Chapel for an explanation of the artifacts and windows in the Chapel. Many of you have never had an opportunity to visit the Chapel or if you have don’t understand its meaning. Come as an individual or class as Pat Daniel will present the program.
Senior Adult Trip to Dallas Arboretum
Last call for this month’s Senior Adult trip
Dallas Arboretum seeing ZimSculpt, sculptors working right there in the garden also seeing their work displayed around the garden & pieces for sale in the gift shop. The Garden is a floral beauty throughout the year. We will eat there at the garden with at least 3 choices, depending on your budget.
A free trolley takes you around so don’t fear the walking. Please support this !!!!
Call or Email: email@example.com or 972.291.9631.
Stephen Alegria and Keith Good spread a pallet (60 bags) of mulch in the flower beds of our church property that was donated anonymously from a church member. Pastor Frank is asking if any person or persons would be gracious enough to donate more mulch. A least another 60 bags is needed to complete the job. Please contact Pastor Frank at Alegria@fumcd.com or call 972.298.6121 if interested in helping complete this project.
Fishing at Lakeside Park
Some of the men in the church picked up 12 Wesley Rankin kids and took them to Lakeside Park for a day of fishing and hot dogs. It was a fun day for both kids and men. Everybody caught fish.
June 24 – Movie
For more information on any of these events please contact Bridget Maloney at 972-298-6121 or Bridget@fumcd.com
2017 Fall Festival will be October 21st and 22nd
There will be the big garage sale so start cleaning your closets, cabinets, and drawers.
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 Is Having FUN in the SUMMER!
Summer Fun is in full swing and students ages 1-exiting 5th grade are learning all about SPACE this summer. Last week we learned about the sun and this week we are learning about the moon. The fun continues in Gym where students practice listening skills and learn positional words with “Scarves in Space”.
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