Kids for Christ: January 2018

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Kids for Christ

KFC Winter/Spring Schedule The Kids for Christ ministry will soon kick off again this winter on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. The Kids will be working on some skits that teach Parables of Jesus from the Gospel of Luke along with some new songs. The next program will be Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. Volunteers are needed to drive van, furnish and serve snacks, and help with the skits. Please sign up! Kids for Christ Schedule for Winter/Spring January 10, 2018 January 17, 2018 January 24, 2018 January 31, 2018 February 7, 2018 — “Parables of Jesus” Program at 5:30 p.m. February 11, 2018 — KFC sing in worship February 14, 2018 February 21, 2018 February 28, 2018 March 7, 2018 March 14, 2018 — KFC WILL NOT MEET — Spring Break March 21, 2018 Program on Sunday, March 25, 2018 during worship (Palm Sunday) March 28, 2018 — … Read More

Meals on Wheels News: January 2018

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Meals on Wheels

A Busy December for Meals on Wheels How grateful to have wonderful caring members and other volunteers who so unselfishly give of their time and expertise to prepare & deliver meals. We currently are serving 21 elderly who live in the Alvord vicinity. December has been a very busy month for most of us. We wear many different hats during this season: decorating the church, Candlelight Service, cleaning, preparing & delivering weekly meals for our elderly, Church’s Christmas Party, Santa & play, organization of the meal & decorating Memorial Hall, Christmas Eve Service. Thank you to our volunteers who cooked in December: Kerry Barrett, Erica Pelton, Kay Crafton, Cyndy Grove, Barb Maag, Kami Owens, Charyn Henley & Jo Watson. Delivering: Kay & Jerry Crafton, Erica Pelton, Danielle & a Grace Stovall. Stacey Crafton, Margaret Hunt. We are still in the process of completing the 2018 January – May Meals on … Read More

Holy Land Presentation: January 15, 2018

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Holy Land Trip with the Pastor My trip to the Holy Lands was a wonderful experience. I learned lots about the geography, along with the history and bibilical significance at each site we visited. My presentation of the Holy Lands will be Monday, January 15, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.

Companions in Christ Winter-Spring 2018 Schedule

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Companions in Christ Study Group Winter-Spring 2018 Companions in Christ study group will resume in January. The next session will be on prayer. It’s a great time to join new or get in the groove again. Companions in Christ Winter Spring Schedule Part 3 — Deepening Our Prayer: The Heart of Christ January 10, 2018: Week 1 Prayer and the Character Of God January 17, 2018: Week 2 Dealing with Impediments to Prayer January 24, 2018: Week 3 Prayers Of Petition and Intercession January 31, 2018: Week 4 Praying As We Are February 7, 2018: Will not meet. KFC PROGRAM February 14, 2018: Will not meet. ASH WED SERVICE February 21, 2018: Week 5 Psalms February 28, 2018: Week 6 Exploring Contemplative Prayer Part 4 — Responding to Our Call: The Work of Christ March 7, 2018: Week 1 Radical Availability March 14, 2018: Week 2 Living Reliance March 21, … Read More

Christmas Eve Worship: December 24, 2017

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Candlelight and Communion Service We will have Christmas Eve Sunday Morning Worship at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 24, 2017, and then a Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion Service at 5:00 p.m. Please invite your family and friends to share in the celebrate of Christ’s birth as we sing carols and praises to God, join together in Holy communion, and experience a holy moment of candlelight. A special offering will be collected Christmas Eve evening for the Methodist Children’s Home in Waco. Dress is casual. There will also be a children’s time, so please bring the entire family and join us for this special service!

Church Christmas Party: December 10, 2017

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Christmas Party Sunday, December 10, 2017 5:00 p.m. Our annual Christmas Party will be on December 10, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. For our Party we will “play out” the Christmas story with volunteers. Some of the children and youth will also play the chimes. We also have a craft to make for the MOW recipients. We will be providing various sandwiches, chips, some sides, desserts, paper products, and drinks. We are asking our members for their help again this year. We will have sign-up sheets at the back of the church. Participation of our members is always so amazing! Thank you! We will also have a visit from Santa Claus after dinner!