March 25, 2018
SUNDAY SERVICE TIME
Wednesday Communion Service
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
Please let us know of hospital stays or upcoming surgeries at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 972.298.6121
Dr. Frank Alegria
Rev. Steve Sobczak
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
In memory of Marilyn Smith’s mother, Geraldene Moffett, from Dwain & Marilyn Smith
In memory of Betty Dunn’s brother, Steve Byars, from Sue Clark
In memory of Dwain Smith’s mother, Mattie Louise Smith, from Sue Clark
In memory of Dwain Smith’s mother, Mattie Louise Smith, from Homebuilders SS Class
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.
This Sunday, March 25, is Palm Sunday. Children pre-K and younger are invited to come to the lobby (with an adult) at 10:10 to be part of the procession of the palms. Children K-6th grade will go to Sunday School at 9:30 and go as a group to the sanctuary. Children with sit with their families after processing with the palms.
Easter Crosses on Sale
This cross and many others were made by members of the Progressors’ SS Class. They are on sale in the lobby for $10 to be displayed in yards . Thanks to these hard workers who make so many things happen in our church.
HANDS-ONLY CPR is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Snack Bar. The “Hands Only CPR” will be offered at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon, lasting about 30 minutes. The AED training is an additional 15-20 minutes.
Everyone is invited to attend. There is no attendance fee.
Kids 4 Christ
K-6th grade meets this Sunday 4-6:30 for a devotional, craft and games! Gather at the entrance to the Wesley building and get picked up at the gym.
CASA Quilters will be collecting and displaying blankets they have made for foster care children on March 25. If you have been working on this project with us, please bring your blankets for collection. The members have been busy crocheting, quilting, and knitting so the children will feel warm and loved this year. If you have cotton fabric or acrylic yarn that you would like to donate, please bring it on Sunday, March 25, as well. We are always looking for donations that will enable us to provide blankets for as many children as possible.
The Communion Offering for April will go to the Lydia Patterson Institute in El Paso, that enables students from Juarez, Mexico, to receive a first-class high school education and then go to college. 95% of graduating seniors attend a college or university. It relies on the generous support of individuals and churches to cover the needed financial resources. Communion Sunday will be April 8.
Volunteers Needed on March 31
Volunteers needed to hide eggs at 9 am, to assist children at craft stations from 9:30-10:30, (supplies, instructions and samples will be provided,) and to help clean up at 11:30. Youth and adult volunteers contact Bridget at Bridget@fumcd.com
Maundy Thursday Service
Eggstravaganza and Pancake Breakfast