Happy Mother’s Day
May 14, 2017
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
Please contact Pastor Frank when surgeries are scheduled or someone has been admitted to the hospital. email@example.com or call 972.298.6121
Dr. Frank Alegria
Rev. Alex Williams
Betsy Stelzer Lippens
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.
Wishful Thinking: A Seeker’s ABC by Frederick Buechner (230 Bue)
Because Sunday is Mother’s Day, all children and youth activities have been cancelled on Sunday evening, May 14.
United Methodist Women
Wednesday the 10th and 24th — Sharing Hearts will meet at 9:30 in the Snack Bar to work on projects.
Monday the 15th — Star will gather at 7:00 in the Snack Bar to enjoy salads brought by all and an evening of fellowship.
Tuesday the 16th — Inspirational will be at 10:00 at Lou Bundrick’s home for lunch after a devotional by Betty Greenlee and a program by Barb Allen about “Growing up Islam and the Impact It Has on Women.”
Tuesday the 16th — Sunshine will meet at 10:00 in 414 to hear about Rosa Castillo-Wilson’s experience attending the Legislative Event in Austin in January. Devotional will be by Terry Schulz, and lunch will be provided by Betty Lang.
Vacation Bible School
6:00-6:30 meal 6:30-8:30 VBS
Adults are needed to:
Volunteers sign up in the narthex of Aldersgate and the Sanctuary.
Contact Bridget Maloney at 972.298.6121 or firstname.lastname@example.org
READ TO A CHILD AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
Mon. June 19 – Thurs. June 23, Wed. & Thurs. July 5 & 6, Mon & Tues July 24 & 25 9:00 – 12:00 Volunteer any day or days you can. We will carpool from Duncanville to Elmwood UMC in Oak Cliff. Sign up on Sunday May 28 or June 4 in Aldersgate or the Sanctuary Narthex.
For more info call Barbara Browder 214-333-3470.
The Progressors SS Class will be making jellies and jams for the Fall Festival. They need jars and are asking for your help. Please bring any jars that you might have to the Narthex in the coming weeks.
Happy Cinco de Mayo from First Methodist School!
We are now enrolling for Summer Fun and the 2017-2018 school year and we have a few spots remaining for the 2016-2017 school year (2 & 4 year old, kindergarten). If you know a family with young children, please tell them about our school so they can learn and grow with us!