Weekly News 9.12.19

By September 12, 2019

Sunday

Worship

Sanctuary Service
9:30 & 11:00 am | Sanctuary | Dr. Tim Bruster
“When Guilt Has You Paralyzed”
Second in the series Facing Life’s Storms

DiscipleChurch
7:15 am | Community Breakfast | Wesley Hall
8:30 am | Worship | Chapel | Rev. Mary Ellen Barrow

The Gathering
9:30 & 11:00 am | Wesley Hall | Dr. Zhenya Gurina-Rodriguez

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

Additional Opportunities

Youth Worship
9:30 – 10:30 am | Justin Youth Building

Chapel Communion
10:35 am | Chapel | Dr. Len Delony

Dementia Friendly Chapel Service
Wednesdays | 10:00 – 10:45 am | Chapel

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.

Facing Life’s Storms

Storms can be scary, can’t they? They bring with them this feeling — and sometimes rightly so — that everything is beyond our control.

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This Sunday: Dr. Zhenya Gurina-Rodruiguez “When Guilt Has You Paralyzed”

In this second week of the series, Facing Life Storms, we’ll dive deep, Gathering style, into the territory where maybe church is most needed — and sometimes least likely to go.

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How to be human, emotionally…

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Kintsugi is the centuries-old Japanese art of fixing broken pottery. Rather than attempting to repair broken ceramic pieces with a hidden adhesive, the Kintsugi technique employees a special tree sap lacquer dusted with powdered gold, silver, or platinum.

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See You at Church

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

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.

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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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Here’s what’s happening this week

Here’s what’s happening This Sunday and This Week at First Church!

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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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Moment With Mike

Stay up to date with the latest announcements presented by Dr. Mike Marshall.


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Births

Weldon Randolph Deaton was born July 10, 2019. Proud parents are Jayne and Blake Deaton. Sisters are Julia and Madeline.

In Memoriam

Barbara Fisus
Hazel Hitt
Marcia Wren

Memorial Gifts

Foundation Fund in Memory of:
Stan Dixon by Pamela & Steven Doonan

General Fund in Memory of:
Hazel Lawanda Hitt by Pat & Randy Sparks
Jim Kent by Jean Kent

Honorary Gifts

General Fund in Honor of:
The family of Lance and Elizabeth Marshall getting bigger by Kay Watkins

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