NOVEMBER 10-11, 2012 ANNOUNCEMENTS
IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS
HOSPITALIZED: Ted Haney and Corky Ravera.
ADDITIONAL PRAYERS: Shirley Bellamy, Irene Floyd, Beth Northway, Florence Agan, Jolene Frahm, Joyce Brooks, Marilyn Simpson, Susan Scott, Frances Jones, Lela Todd, Chuck Beadles, Joyce McCarty, Phyllis Barnett, service people and families.
CONSECRATION WEEKEND - you are invited to bring your 2013 pledge cards forward
Please join us to honor retiring custodian, Folmer Petersen, during Cinnamon Roll Sunday on November 11th 9:30 a.m. in WFH. Cards of appreciation would be welcome.
CINNAMON ROLL SUNDAY
FOOD DONATION - The second weekend of the month is food donation weekend. Please be a part of this wonderful ministry by dropping off your canned goods and/or other nonperishable items in the basket in the Narthex.
ALTAR FLOWERS - Altar flowers Sunday are to honor the November 12 “50th Birthday” of Dr. Susan Woodle. A half century to celebrate! from Park, Robert, and Caroline
HURRICANE SANDYIn the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and the severe weather that struck east coast, UMCOR, is seeking donations to help the victims and survivors. To donate to this, Hurricane 2012, UMCOR Advance # 3021787, make your checks payable to First United Methodist Church and put “UMCOR # 3021787” in the memo area of the check.
The FUMC is partnering with Helping Hands to make sure that our friends and neighbors have an opportunity to enjoy a Thanksgiving Day meal. Donations may be made at the office or dropped in the offering plate.
SALVATION ARMY BELL RINGING
The bell ringers will begin ringing during the Living Windows in Knoxville on Thursday, November 15th and will continue throughout the Christmas season. Signup sheets are available in the Narthex.
F.U.N. FALL HARVEST DINNER
Everyone is invited to our annual Fall Harvest Dinner, as we thank Him for His many Blessings. The dinner will be Saturday, November 17, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in East Fellowship Hall. A free will offering will be accepted to support Montgomery Street Preschool and (F.U.N.).
COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING SERVICE
A community wide Thanksgiving Service will be held on Sunday, November 18th at 7:00 p.m. at FUMC Sanctuary with refreshments to follow in WFH.
In our church's Advent preparations we are studying the book The Journey by Adam Hamilton. The preaching series begins the weekend December 1 & 2. We have a limited number of copies of the book available for purchase at the church for the discounted rate of $11.33.
POPCORN Order Pickup!
Knoxville Pack 362 cub scout popcorn orders will be available for pick up at the church Sunday, November 11. We will have a representative present after first and second services to distribute the popcorn. For additional information, please contact Max or Trey Purvis 641-842-5887.
LECTIONARY: November 17-18, 20121 Sam. 1:4-20 1 Sam. 2:1-10 or Ps. 113 or UMH 834 Heb. 10:11-14 (15-18), 19-25 Mark 13:1-8
November 3-4, 2012
Worship attendance: 192
Sunday November 11, 2012
CINNAMON ROLL SUNDAY/
FOLMER PETERSEN RETIREMENT CELEBRATION
8:30 & 10:45a Worship
9:30a Sunday School
Group – Music
Monday November 12, 2012
1:00-3:00p NHN – Act Cntr
5:30-7:30p Cub Scouts – WFH
6:00-7:30p Free Clinic – Activity Ctr
6:30p Leadership Development Cmt Mtg – Conference Rm
Tuesday November 13, 2012
7:00-8:00a Early Birds – Hardees
9:00a-Noon Almost Free
9:30a Staff Meeting – Conf
4:00p KAMA Ministerium –
Wednesday November 14, 2012
9:30a Naomi Circle –
Assisted Living 10:30-11:30a Fun N Fitness – EFH
Noon Wings – Conf Rm
1:00-3:00p NHN—Act Cntr
5:45p Bell Practice – Bell
5:30-6:30p Distribution of
Baskets – WFH
7:00p Jr. Optimists – Youth
Thursday November 15, 2012
LIVING WINDOWS – SQUARE
8:00a Late Birds – Mr. C’s
11:30a Homebuilders – Godfathers
Friday November 16, 2012
9:00a-4:00p Almost Free Shop
Saturday November 17, 2012
8:00-9:00a SHARE Pickup – Act Ctr
5:00-7:00p Fall Harvest Dinner –
5:30p Chapel Service
Sunday November 18, 2012
8:30 & 10:45a Worship Services
9:30a Sunday School
2:00p Charge Conference
Assisting with Services:
8:30 - Liturgist: Dave Johnson
10:45 - Praise Band
Saturday - Larry Kline and Dawn Allspach
8:30 – Ron Adams, Kevin Crawford, Marion Friday, Benny Mott, Timothy Shepherd, Jonathan Wilson, and Kitty Shepherd.
10:45 – Barb and Joel Johnson; Chuck and Mary Belle Day
8:30 – Gordon and Melinda O’Field
10:45 – Phyllis Force
8:30 – John and Judy Burnett
8:30 – Jim and Sharon Young
HOSPITALITY:8:30 – F.U.N Group