FUMCFW Weekly 5.11.17

By May 11, 2017News

THIS SUNDAY

Traditional Worship | 9:30 & 11:00 am | Sanctuary | Rev. Lance Marshall

DiscipleChurch | 7:15 am | Community Breakfast | Wesley Hall
8:30 am | Worship | Chapel | Dr. Bill Longsworth

The Gathering | 9:30 am | Wesley Hall
11:00 am | Justin Youth Building
Rev. Casey Orr

eleven:eleven celebration | 11:11 am | Wesley Hall | Rev. Tom McDermott

Worship Bulletins

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

Connections | 10:30 – 11:00 am & noon – 12:30 pm | Garden & Wesley Hall
Join us at Connections between services.

More Ways to Worship

Live Stream | Join us live online on Sunday mornings at 9:30 am for The Gathering, 9:45 am for Children First (first Sunday of each month), 11:00 am for Traditional, and 11:11 am for eleven:eleven celebration.

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

Sunday School Teachers & Topics


Robert Stovall gives a quick preview of the music offering for this Sunday.


FEATURES

Children’s Musical: In the Image 2017

Click here for photos


NEWS

NEW MEMBERS

5.12.17 New Members1

BAPTISMS

5.12.17 Baptisms1

IN MEMORIAM

Pat King
Paul Driskell


GIFTS & MEMORIALS

MEMORIAL GIFTS

Feeding the Flock in Memory of:
Dorothy Gleaton & Rev. Michael Patison by Marlise Harman

Foundation Fund in Memory of:
William “Shan” Wolff by Mr. & Mrs. Shelby Adams

General Fund in Memory of:
Dorothy Gleaton by Gerald Baker and Staff
Dr. Ignacio Magna by Jan & Karl Fescenmeyer

HONORARY GIFTS

Adult Ministries in Honor of:
Virginia Tech University by Kay Watkins

Foundation Fund in Honor of:
Gaye Fuller by Mr. & Mrs. Shelby Adams
Mary Lou Harrington by Madelyn Gibbs & Bootsie Adams

Kenya Choir Fund in Honor of:
Children’s Choir by Mister Mark Burrows


BLOGS

robert-stovall752Ireland 2018

Robert Stovall

As you may remember, we began early preparations for a trip to Ireland set for June 25 through July 4 in 2018! Well, we have been very successful in filling our complement of 50 people from our church. In fact, we are at 53. Therefore, IF you are still interested in going, we have now created a waiting list and will be glad to put you on it. Read more.


mark75The Home Stretch

Mark Burrows

Hi Families. We are in the home stretch — the last month of Spring Academy. We will have classes the next three Sundays. And congratulations to the Guitar Class who won the April Attendance Challenge. (Actually, we had a strong showing in all of Academy last month.) Also — We are within one month of our Early Bird deadline for VBS. Read more.


Sid75Spring Cleaning . . . Not Just Cleaning Your Home, But Fine-Tuning Your Estate Planning As Well

Sid Johnston

There are many enjoyable aspects of life that come along with spring: wildflowers, warmer temperatures, greenery in abundance, deeply religious holidays filled with eggs and bunnies galore, and a general merriment that summer is right around the corner. However, one such chore associated with spring is just that . . . a chore — the dreaded spring cleaning! It is a common practice in most homes to perform a deep cleaning around the house in the spring to clear up the grime leftover from winter and start fresh with a new year and a new spring. Why stop with just your home? Consider giving your life and estate planning a spring cleaning as well. Read more.


Andrew75Youth Ministry from the Margins

Andrew Mochrie

This week is our last blog on approaches to youth ministry and we saved the best for last in my opinion. Our idea of youth ministry is greatly wrapped up in cultural assumptions and locations in society. We sometimes forget that other people see and experience the world vastly differently from us. The Liberation Approach to youth ministry seeks to see the gospel through the point of view of other people, specifically the marginalized and poor. Read more.


EVENTS

May Mission Sundays

During the month of May, please bring skillets to:
First Street Methodist Mission | Monday – Thursday | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
OR the donation bins at the East, West & Garden entrances | Sunday mornings

Project Transformation Volunteer Leader

Communications Volunteer Opportunities

Print Production Volunteer
On-Call Delivery Volunteer
Event Photographers

4.19 – 5.17 Wednesday Morning Study: “Ancient Rage”

9:30 – 11:00 am | Room 350
Led by Rev. Phyllis Barren
Book available for $12

5.11 Prayers for Children Lost and Longed For

7:00 – 8:00 pm | Chapel

5.18 Wesleyan Adventurers Trip to the Dallas Arboretum

9:00 am – 5:00 pm | $25 per person
Registration required by May 11

5.18 Peggy Graff Organ Recital

Noon | Sanctuary

5.20 Dr. Lamar Smith’s 90th Birthday Celebration

2:00 – 5:00 pm | Wesley Hall

6.4 Adoramus: “Music Of The Ages”

3:00 pm | Sanctuary

6.12 – 6.15 Summer JAM Youth Volunteers

8:30 am – 3:30 pm | Wesley Hall
Youth entering grades 9 – 12

6.12 – 6.15 Middle School Mission Blitz

Justin Youth Building | 801 W. 5th St. $75 | Registration required

6.12 – 6.15 Summer JAM

9:00 am – 3:00 pm | Wesley Hall
Children grades K – 5 | Registration closed

6.19 – 6.24 High School Mission Trip

Baton Rouge, LA | Youth: $200 | Adults: $75

6.25 – 6.30 Cornerstone Youth Choir Tour

Colorado Springs, CO | Registration required


Ongoing Programs

First Yoga

Mondays & Tuesdays | 9:30 – 10:30 am
10:45 – 11:30 am | Chair yoga
Wednesdays | 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Thursdays | 8:30 – 9:15 am
Room 320 | Led by Linda Blanchard | All ages & fitness levels
Registration required | $70 per 10-class punch card

Free Community Boot Camp

Mondays & Wednesdays | 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Justin Youth Building Gym | 801 W. 5th St.
Waiver required | Registration required

Men’s In-Depth Bible Study

Tuesdays | 7:00 – 8:00 am | Room 154
Led by Fred Cantu and other leaders

First We Drum

Second Tuesday of each month
7:00 – 8:30 pm | Wesley Hall

De Colores! Emmaus Ministry Fourth Day Reunion Group

First Wednesday of every month
Noon | Room 230

Pastor’s Bible Study

Wednesdays | 6:00 – 7:00 pm | Room 231
Led by Rev. Lance Marshall

Walking, Running, & Cycling Group

Saturdays | 8:00 – 9:00 am
The Trailhead at Clearfork
4801 Edwards Ranch Road
Fort Worth, TX 76109 | Waiver required

Fill Backpacks for Food 4 Kids

Sundays | Pack backpacks for 1 hour between 9:00 am – noon
First Street Methodist Mission

First Talks

Sundays | 9:30 – 10:30 am | Room 350

Baptism 101

First Sunday of every month
11:00 am | Room 230 | Registration required

 

More events.

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