May 21, 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.
In the Company of Others; by Jan Karon (Fic Kar)
Senior Sunday – One Service at 10:30 a.m.
Congratulations to the seniors being honored
Children’s End of Year Party
Sunday, May 21
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.
Seven Summer Sundays
FUMCD Handyman Ministries
The FUMCD Handyman Ministries Men constructed this beautiful gazebo and are working on another one in our Community Garden.
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.
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 Loves Mothers!
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!