left to right: Gary Young (Music Director), Mary Jane Bradbury (Faith and Arts Team Leader), David Swecker, Sue Dietz, Carol Wright, Trinka Felty
Not pictured: Cindi Carnahan
Michelle McKinnon-Young (photographer)
Ready to Launch
Important Lift-Off Meeting
Thursday, October 20, 5:30 p.m Education Team
Location: Church Library
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to contribute to our church newsletter! As you participate in church-related events take photos.
What about your experiences at FUMC
Submit a photoandone will bechosen weekly as the Header Picture. Your contribution will be acknowledged in thenewsletter.
Making connections between Scripture & life, building community and growing spiritually!
More group launches soon! CHECK THIS SPOT! (Gourmet cooking, spirituality/yoga, sports & outdoor fitness club, etc…)
Chapel Service Revisited
We gratefully acknowledge
receiving a gift to
The Help for Haiti Children’s Shelter
in loving memory of L.C. Hale
by Sue Bryngelson
A Word of Thanks
from Helen and Tim Harkleroad
In the recent death of Helen’s sister,
Phyllis Frye Copeland, Helen and Tim wish to thank the church members for the beautiful cards, concerns and prayers during their time of loss. Additional thanks to Reverend Mike Teague for his attendance at the funeral from both the Harkleroad’s and Pastor Michelle who was sick at the time.
Helen and Tim have made a generous donation towards church building improvements in Phyllis’ memory…
THE PRAYER SHAWL around Helen’s shoulders was lovingly crocheted by Beverly Basham as part of First UMC’s Prayer Shawl Ministry..
FINANCE UPDATE FROM OCTOBER 16th, 2016
Amount Needed Until Year’s End: $53,873
Contributions to Operating Fund 10/16/2016: $4,808
Amount Needed Weekly: $5,387
Gifts to date:
Envelopes with suggested donation amounts are
still available in the sanctuary.
Prayerfully choose what you can share.
Your gifts DO make a difference!
starts this week
“Transforming the lives of
Because every child
deserves a home.”
OCTOBER 23, 2016
Please prayerfully consider your gifts towards the 2017 ministry year and bring them with you to worship on Sunday, October 23.
We will present them at the altar during both of our morning
We will, of course, receive your estimate of giving cards
before and after that time.
Call us with any questions!
“We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.”
October 16th 2016
ALWAYS EXCITING PHOTOGRAPHIC UPDATE!
We studied about Pharoah and the promises of God,
we made grasshoppers good enough to eat!
Our Teens are busy thisFall with lots ofexcitingevents!
Check out their fun schedule by clicking on the link below