WEEKLY EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

NEWS FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 8th

PORK CHOP/CHICKEN BREAST SUPPER

The annual Pork Chop/Chicken Breast Supper will be held on Sunday, October 14th from 4-7 pm. Please pray for the event to be successful and a good time for all. 

 

Tickets are available at the office. Ticket price $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. Contact the office for tickets. 

 

Menu: Pork Chop or Chicken Breast, Scalloped Potatoes, Salad Bar, Roll and Dessert Bar

Take out and Delivery available.

Call 792-1122


Members of the congregation will welcome past members, pastors, and friends to our Sesquicentennial/Dedication celebration on November 3rd & 4th. An open house will be held Saturday, November 3rd, from 1-3 pm. and a day of celebration will be held Sunday, November 4th. Special guest, Reverend Greg Hackett will share the message during worship. We are so excited and blessed that he will be a part of this special anniversary. His mother, Marie Hackett, was our Church Historian for many years and organized our 125th celebration. Reverend Hackett grew up in this church. He currently serves as District Superintendent of Las Misiones District of the Rio Texas Conference. A catered meal will be served after worship on November 4th (free will donation). If you would like to volunteer in any capacity, please call Cindy Krauel at 792-1141. Thank You.


STOP AND PRAY FOR SOMEONE AT THE PRAY WALL OR PLACE YOUR PRAYER ON THE WALL FOR SOMEONE TO PRAY FOR YOU!

Click on picture for more about the PRAYER WALL.


 Make sure to register your children & youth for our fall programs. This includes Sunday School, UM Kids (1st-5th), JR and SR High youth, and Mini-Methodist (Preschool-Kindergarten).Click on the button below to register.


SUNDAY SCHOOL STARTS SEPTEMBER 16TH

For more information about out Sunday School Program click on the picture below. We will start off studying the Lord's Prayer. Watch the screen when you arrrive for which station your class is assigned or check the chart below.

SCHEDULE Art Cooking Drama Games Prayer Movie
Sept 23 Pre 2-3     4-5 K-1
Sept 30 2-3     4-5 K-1 Pre
Oct 7     4-5 K-1 Pre 2-3
Oct 14   4-5 K-1 Pre 2-3  
Oct 21 4-5 K-1 Pre 2-3    
Oct 28 K-1 Pre 2-3     4-5

 

Pastor Terry will lead a 6 week class on Prayer. THis class will start on September 16th at 9:15 am in tehe Conference Room. If you can't attend the class join the Facebook group or do the study on your own or as a family. Books are available at the church.


MISSIONS OPPORTUNITIES

Wednesday, October 17th the Mission Team and the Youth will meet from 5:30-8 to pack ingathering kits for Greenfield. On Friday, November 2nd the youth will take all of our Ingathering kits to Greenfield to be put on a truck.

Food Pantry Needs are pancake mix and syrup.


CHILDREN AND YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Faith Exploration (Confirmation) Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-5:30 pm at the church in the Confirmation Room off the elevator. This is for 7th grade students. Click on the picture for more information.

Youth (6th-12th grade) Wednesday, October 17th at the church. JR High will meet from 5:30-6:30 pm; there will be a shared meal at 6:30 for JR and SR High; SR High will meet from 7-8pm. Please bring a side to share. If you would like to know more about out youth program click on the picture below. Jason is currently seeking a helper for the Youth Program, if you are interested contact Jason Bush. Also we now have a sign up sheet for youth meals. If you would like to volunteer to make meal for our youth please type in your name next to the date on the MEAL SPREADSHEET.

 

 

NO UM KIDS THIS WEEK.

 UM Kids will be meeting ONLY ON THE EARLY OUT DAYS. More information is available by clicking on the icon below. Please remember to register for this program.

MINI-METHODIST first meeting will be Monday, October 22nd from 6-7 pm. Click on the icon below for more dates, and information.


You can help by decorating a trunk, helping supervise the bounce house, serving food or donating candy. There will be a sign up sheet and a container by front desk for candy. Also you can call the church to sign up.


 

We are looking for drivers to help with the transportation ministry. We will also be taking names of those who need rides. Sign up on the insert in the bulletin.

 

 


THIS WEEKS MEETINGS AND GROUPS

Life Serve Blood Drive Monday, October 15th from 12:30-5:15 pm.

Come join in the discussion of our Heavenly Bound Book Club bood Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis at Queen Beans on Tuesday, October 16th at 11 am or Thursday, October 18th at 12 pm.

 


Community Events:

->Wednesday, October 17th St. Anthony Chronic Care Center will host a class called “ Is Your Diabetes Puzzling You? Let Us Help You Put the Pieces Together” at the Carrollton Centre Ballroom, from 5-8 pm.Call 712-794-5243 to make reservation.                             ->Carroll Kiwanis Club will be having a pancake breakfast at Graham Park Shelterhouse on Friday, October 19th from 7 am-7 pm.                                                                                    ->TAKE BACK THE NIGHT will host a walk beginning at 6 pm at Rolling Hills Park on October 25th. This is in support of those who have been impacted by violence in their lives.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

 


 

SERVICE INFORMATION FOR NEXT WEEKEND

WORSHIP SERVICES: Saturday, October 20th at 6:00 pm

Sunday, October 21st at 10:30 am 

TITLE: "I Want to Pray...but: I Can't Find the Time...My Mind Keeps Wandering...I Keep Falling Asleep" by Pastor Terry Plocher

SPECIAL MUSIC: Choir

 

VERSE OF THE WEEK: 

Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.”
Matthew 26:41