May 22, 2016
9:00 a.m. Modern Service – Aldersgate
11:00 a.m. Service – Sanctuary
5:30 p.m. ACCESS – Aldersgate
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Sunday, May 22
Prayers for Healing, Comfort and Strength
If you are interested in purchasing the flower arrangements in memory or honor of a special person, contact Debi Ely in the church office at 972.298.6121.
Dr. Frank Alegria
Rev. Alex Williams
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PRESENCE AND GIFTS
GIFTS AND MEMORIALS
MEMORIAL PROJECT FUND
Visit Our Library
Open on Sunday mornings beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Deliver Me From Negative Self Talk: A Guide to Speaking Faith-filled Words by Lynn R. Davis (248.86)
Flip Flop Sunday – May 22
Bring new flip flops of various sizes to give the children at Central Elementary school during the last week of school. Children in elementary school are kindergarten through 5th grade.
Esther was presented Saturday night by the children’s and youth choirs of FUMC Duncanville. Click here to view more pictures.
Confirmation Class 2016
WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS THE CONFIRMATION CLASS 2016
FUMCD 101 New Members
Joining FUMCD are Gary and Sharon Parris transferring from the Lutheran Church, Veronica Resendiz and children Jacob and Samuel Aguilar and Roberto and Stephanie Martinez with children Liliana, Karina, Elia, Daisy & Lucy transferring from Tyler Street United Methodist Church.These new members attended FUMCD 101. All have been active in the church prior to joining.
Administrative Board Meeting
SUNDAY, May 22
Vacation Bible School
Loving Hands Card Ministry
Loving Hands card ministry will be selling cards this week . We will have graduation and all occasions cards. Our group will be glad to make special ordered cards like these shown here. We can make cards for graduations, parties, showers or what ever event you might have. You can contact Edna ( 409-651-6198 ) or Lucy (972-298-5430) or any other member of Loving Hands. Thank you so much for you support.
June Communion Rail Offering
North Texans with limited resources have relied on Golden Cross for support with medical needs since 1922. The modern, well-equipped Golden Cross Academic Clinic serves approximately 25,000 patients per year. Comprehensive care is offered in Internal Medicine, OB-Gyn and general surgery. Social, nutritional and educational programs are an important component. Patients benefit from learning how to manage and cope with chronic illnesses enabling them to remain well and active. The Life Shines Bright Pregnany Program serves expentant mothers. The MedAssist Porgram provides free medications for patients who qualify. Support from churches is vital and greatly appreciated.
Mission Committee – Panama Coffee Sales
Many have asked if the Mission Committee would be selling Panama coffee again! Guess what! We have another 50 pounds to sell and will be doing so Sunday morning, May 22nd before and after the 9:00 and the 11:00 worship services! The coffee is $15.00 a pound and the sale of the coffee helps support Cindy and David Ceballos, our missionaries in Panama.
Project Transformation – Read to a Child and Make A Difference
Mon. June 20 —Thurs. June 23
Dan Poole passed from this life on Sunday, May 15. His life will be celebrated on Friday at 11:00 in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church of Duncanville. He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Doris.
Join FMS for our Spring Program!
All are welcome to join us for our Spring Preschool Program and Kindergarten graduation on Thursday, May 19 at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary. We will praise God and celebrate the end of a fabulous school year. See you there!
We are currently enrolling for Summer Fun (ages 1 – exiting 5th grade) and the 2016-2017 school year (ages 1 – Kindergarten). Enrollment information can be found here. Thank you for telling families with young children about our GREAT school!