AUGUST 31-SEPTEMBER 1 ANNOUNCEMENTS
IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS
ADDITIONAL PRAYERS: Norman Norton, Jolene Frahm, Lily Sterling, Emily Swisher, Derald Swisher, Joy Vickroy, Sam Rathmel, Jack Sterling, Merle Vickroy, Don Starr, Ron Simpson, Linda O’Dell, Cheryl Hennefeld, Chuck Walter, Jim Grimes, Phyllis Barnett, service people and families.
CONDOLENCES: Condolences to Don Starr and family on the passing of his brother, Carl.
PRAYER CHAIN MINISTRY
Contact Dorothy Danner at 641-842-2557.
Communion - The United Methodist Church has an open communion. All are invited to join in the celebration of God’s love!
Neighbor Helping Neighbor - A special collection is taken the first weekend of every month. These funds go through the Neighbor Helping Neighbor office to help community needs. Please mark your check memo and/or envelope to identify this purpose to contribute.
Sunday Children’s Church – all children ages 2 through 5th grade are invited after the children’s time to go down stairs for 30 minutes of extended learning time with stories, crafts, and games. The kids can be picked up downstairs after the church service.
INTERNATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE
Peace, refuge, and relief are the in-between moments of hope that the UMCOR and partners are bringing to distressed populations in Syria, Jordan, and Lebanon through much-needed relief supplies. You can help bring moments of peace, refuge, relief, and hope to those affected by conflict or war with your gifts to International Disaster Response, Advance #982450.
YOUTH LED SERVICE
Come join the FUMC Youth Group on Sunday, September 15 as they lead worship and share the special music and lessons that were shared during their mission trip to Colorado. They will also be sharing pictures and telling about the mission work that was done during the Week of Hope. Join the group following service downstairs in West Fellowship Hall for some fellowship and a longer slide show of what the group did while in Colorado.
FUN on the Farm Hay Ride
You all are invited to bring your family, friends and neighbors to the annual “FUN on The Farm Hay Ride”, at 5:00 pm on Saturday Sept. 21st. The hay ride, wiener roast and fellowship night will be held at 1335 Hayes Dr. - Located ¾ mile east of Udders Steakhouse north of Knoxville on Hwy. 14 - the Larry &
Rowley farm. Hot dogs
and drinks will be provided by F.U.N. IF POSSIBLE bring chips, S’mores supplies
or your favorite dish to share.
HAND BELL PRACTICE
Seasonal hand bell practice will begin Wednesday, September 25th at 5:30 p.m. in the bell choir room. Everyone interested in trying is welcome. For more information call Bonnie at 641-828-8750.
LECTIONARY: September 7-8
Jer. 18:1-11 Ps. 139:1-6, 13-18 (UMH 854) Philem. 1-21 Luke 14:25-33
August 24-25, 2013Worship attendance: 169 Giving: $4034.40
Sunday September 1, 2013
9:00a Worship Service
10:15a Part 2 of Movie –
Monday September 2, 2013
CHURCH OFFICE CLOSED
Tuesday September 3, 20123
7:00-8:00a Early Birds –
9:00a-Noon Almost Free
9:30a Staff Meeting – Conf Rm
Wednesday September 4, 2013
Noon Wings – Conf
1:00-3:00p NHN—Act Cntr
Thursday September 5, 2013
9:00a Ministerium Mtg
12:30p UMW Exec Mtg
1:30p UMW Gen Mtg –
7:00p Jr. Optimists –
Friday September 6, 2013
9:00a-4:00p Almost Free
Saturday September 7, 2013
7:30a Methodist Men – Mr.
5:30p Chapel Service
Sunday September 8, 2013
9:30a Kickoff Sunday
10:30a Kickoff Sunday Light
4:00-6:00p Youth Practice –
PLAN TO JOIN US NEXT SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH AT OUR NEW TIME (9:30 A.M.) FOR KICKOFF SUNDAY WITH SPECIAL EVENTS PLANNED!
Assisting with Services:
9:00 - Liturgist: Brent Hanna
Saturday - Mike and Dorothy Larson
9:00 – Francis Kirkwood
9:00 – Jenny Dircks
HOSPITALITY:10:00 – Jim and Sharon Young