Lord’s Acre: October 26, 2019

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Lord's Acre

The Lord’s Acre is scheduled for Saturday, October 26, 2019. The meal will be homemade enchiladas, beans, and rice prepared by Julia Williams. There will be a sign-up sheet to provide desserts. Tickets for meal will be available to obtain prior to event. We are still in need of someone to head up the Silent Auction. The Country Store will be open to bring your bake goods, canned goods, etc.

Charge Conference at FUMC Henrietta: November 10, 2019

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FUMC Henrietta

Annual Charge Conference Sunday, November 10, 2019 3:00 p.m. FUMC Henrietta 301 S Bridge St Henrietta, TX 76365 This year’s Charge Conference is at FUMC Henrietta on Sunday, November 10, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. Most committees will be needing to schedule meetings in preparation for the Charge Conference. Nominations Committee will be meeting in late September to select persons for leadership for 2019. You can go to umcdiscipleship.org and find job descriptions of various committees and positions required by the Book of Discipline.

Get in STRIDE!

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Stride

Get in STRIDE with the Congregation and Walk Closer with Jesus! Get your book now. Be a disciple making disciples. First session is on September 1, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Stride provide opportunities for spiritual growth for all persons connected to the congregation. If you’re not in worship, Sunday school class, bible study, prayer group, small study group, etc. on a weekly basis, how are you growing in your faith and in your role as a disciple of Jesus Christ? Beginning September 1, the focus of our congregation will be for everyone to have an opportunity to grow in their faith. I’m asking each member/ family of the congregation to participate using our guide book, Stride, to self-evaluate and create a discipleship pathway for your life. This addresses our spiritual growth in nine different areas and each month our focus will be on each one as follows: September 2019 Discipleship … Read More

MinistrySafe Training

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MinistrySafe Training

All persons helping with VBS, Sunday School, KFC, or other ministries concerning children in the life of the church must complete the MinistrySafe Training and have a background check completed every two years. Please contact Melissa Nivens if you have not done the initial training. She will be contacting you if it is time for you to renew.

Confirmation Classes: September 2019

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Confirm Your Faith

Pastor Veronica will be teaching Confirmation for any students grades 5 and up beginning in September. Confirmation is a time of teaching and training youth about Christian discipleship. Ultimately, each student will decide to make Jesus Christ the Lord and Savior of their life and join as a member of the congregation, continue in faithful service to God and the church for their lifetime. Pastor Veronica will be using the Confirm curriculum for United Methodists, including Biblical teaching and Christian theology. If you have a youth who is interested in participating, please contact the pastor ASAP. P.S. If you are an adult and would like teaching on Christian theology from a Methodist perspective or would like to join the congregation, let the pastor know.

A Word from the Pastor: September 2019

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Evangelism Starting September 8th, I will be preaching a six-week series on the first six chapters of Daniel. The series is titled Daniel: Conviction in a Culture of Compromise. We, as Christians, live in a world that is ever changing and we are challenged in our faith to stand strong in our beliefs. Too often we find it easy to compromise our faith and follow the ways of our culture. Come hear how Daniel and his fellow friends remained faithful even while living in a world so different from their homeland and culture. September 8, 2019 Daniel 1 And the Winner is… September 15, 2019 Daniel 2 The Dream for the Oppressed September 22, 2019 Daniel 3 The Fiery Furnace September 29, 2019 Daniel 4 The Great Tree and the Holy Watcher October 6, 2019 Daniel 5 The Handwriting on the Wall October 13, 2019 Daniel 6 The Lion’s Den … Read More

Upcoming Events: September 2019

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Check out this list of upcoming events for the months of September to November 2019! Tuesday, September 3, 2019: Methodist Men in Chico at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019: Kids for Christ (KFC) begins from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2019: KFC from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2019: KFC from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, September 25, 2019: KFC from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Sunday, September 29, 2019: Kids for Christ sing in worship Sunday, September 29, 2019: United Methodist Men’s Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2019: KFC from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Saturday, October 26, 2019: Lord’s Acre from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 31, 2019: Trunk or Treat at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, November 10, 2019: Charge Conference at FUMC Henrietta at 3:00 p.m. Every Sunday: Adult Choir Practice at 9:00 a.m. Sunday School at 10:00 a.m. Worship at 11:00 a.m.

United Methodist Men’s Breakfast: September 29, 2019

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United Methodist Men

UMM Meetings Men’s Breakfast The next Men’s breakfast will be Sunday, September 29, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. Join us for a big breakfast and devotion! Wise County Methodist Men Wise County Methodist Men meet the first Tuesday of each month. All meeting times are 6:30 p.m. They will break for the summer. The next meeting is September 3, 2019, at Chico.

Kids for Christ News: September 2019

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Kids for Christ

Music and Drama Ministry for Elementary Children Beginning Again in the Fall! The Kids for Christ ministry will be offered again on Wednesdays after school to elementary children starting September 4th. We have 19 students enrolled so far. The schedule will be to transport children from school, provide a nutritional snack, teach the kids some songs and work on a play, and finish up our time together at 5:15 p.m. All of the servants of Christ who have volunteered to help are appreciated. If you can help in any way, please let Pastor Veronica or Suzette Munson know. Signup sheet coming soon!