Weekly News 4.17.19

By April 17, 2019

Sunday

Easter Sunday Worship

Sanctuary Service
8:00, 9:30 & 11:00 am | Sanctuary | Dr. Tim Bruster
This Is Us: We are Resurrection People
Last in the Lenten series This Is Us

DiscipleChurch
7:15 am | Community Breakfast | 512 W. 4th St.
8:30 am | Worship | Chapel | Dr. Bill Longsworth

The Gathering
8:00, 9:30 & 11:00 am | Wesley Hall | Rev. Lance Marshall

eleven:eleven
11:11 am | 512 W. 4th St. | Rev. Tom McDermott

Join us live online on Sunday mornings at 9:30 am for The Gathering, 11:00 am for Sanctuary, and 11:11 am for eleven:eleven.

Listen to each previous week’s sermon and music on Sunday mornings at 7:30 am on WRR 101.1 FM.

It goes without saying that Easter is the most joyful Sunday of our Christian year. Unless, of course, you’re herding toddlers, teenagers, or turtles to church on what is ALSO the busiest and most crowded Sunday morning of the year. But stress no more! By following these simple guidelines, your First Church Easter Sunday morn will be a basket of bliss!

guide to a stress-free easter

See You at Church

Robert Stovall, Director of Music & Worship Arts, gives a quick preview of the music offering for this Sunday.

Lent

Our 2019 Lenten Theme, This Is Us offers the opportunity for such deep reflection of what we value as a church, including diversity of worship experiences, community, growth in discipleship, compassion and generosity, and sharing God’s love with others.

lent programs and events

Features

New Opportunity for Connection for Ladies at FUMCFW

We are forming a new UMW Circle to meet the needs of women who are in their 40s and 50s or thereabout.

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Thanks for Your Compassionate Response

Thank you to all whose generous donations to disaster relief via UMCOR last week totaled $17,405!

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Methodist Justice Ministry Receives Grant from Texas Women’s Foundation

Methodist Justice Ministry (MJM) announced that Texas Women’s Foundation has awarded a grant to MJM to provide legal representation and ongoing services to women and their children who have been impacted by family violence and abuse.

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Do you see yourself?

Please view these construction fence banners, and let us know if it’s not OK for you or your children to appear in these ministry photos by July 14.

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Baptism of the Loveys

How can you “remember your baptism and be thankful” if you can’t actually remember your baptism?

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News

New Opportunity for Connection for Ladies at FUMCFW

We are forming a new UMW Circle to meet the needs of women who are in their 40s and 50s or thereabout.

More

Thanks for Your Compassionate Response

Thank you to all whose generous donations to disaster relief via UMCOR last week totaled $17,405!

More

Baptisms

Mateo Adrian Aldape, proud parents are Mayra & Hector Aldape

Hospitalizations

Gordon Gibson
Harper Manning
Patsy Stephenson

In Memoriam

Gwendolyn Neal
Joan Piper

Memorial Gifts

First Street Methodist Mission in Memory of:
Marc B. Smith by Lynn Williams & Vivienne McCone
Patricia Lundstrom by Anne & George Cude
Patricia Lundstrom by Catherine & Kenneth Lien
Patricia Lundstrom by Linda Gosdin
Pat Lundstrom by Terry & David Stanford

Honorary Gifts

First Street Methodist Mission in Honor of:
Mary Alice Selcer — In honor of her years of service at FSMM by Anne & George Cude

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