FUMC Alvord

leadership We Need Leaders! - Empowering Leaders We need leaders to help us come together to nourish and nurture our church family. I would like to ask each of you to pray about how God is calling you to serve our church community. Worship AcolytesLay Worship LeadersTechnology Team Small Group Coordinator This leadership role involves working with Pastor Carol to create innovative ways for us… Read More
praying hands on Bible Cultivating Believers - Worship We returned to the sanctuary this past Sunday. It was a blessing to have some of our membership sitting in the pews. Our Facebook Live will continue and we are working on how to improve that overall experience. We will have Communion Sunday the first Sunday of September. Prayer We have a very long “Prayer Concerns” list, which can… Read More
Bible Study Bible Study: September 13 & 20, 2020 - Join us for Bible Study after church on September 13 and 20, 2020. We will use the movie Evan Almighty to talk about how God uses the imperfect to change the world. Bring a bag lunch and we will meet in the Memorial Hall until 1:00 p.m. Read More
people march for racial justice Conference News and Justice for All - Bishop Michael McKee cast a vision called “Journey Toward Racial Justice.” “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God—what is good and acceptable and perfect.” Romans 12:2 The Mission is to create disciples of Jesus Christ who are courageously anti-racist in… Read More
Meals on Wheels Meals on Wheels News: September 2020 - Meals on Wheels needs chefs and deliverers to serve our shut-ins during the month of September. Read More
2020 North Texas Annual Conference 2020 North Texas Annual Conference: September 18-19, 2020 - Building the Bridge Together September 18-19, 2020 The theme for the 2020 North Texas Annual Conference is “Building the Bridge Together.” The North Texas Annual Conference will be on September 18th and 19th. Kim French and Pastor Carol will attend sessions and voting on legislation via Zoom. Plan to enjoy Kim’s message on our life as a connected church. Read More
Church Council Meeting Administrative Council Meeting: September 22, 2020 - Discipleship Faithfulness Administrative Council Meeting Tuesday, September 22, 2020 6:30 p.m. Organizational Team Reports Trustees July was busy. We got the parsonage ready for the new pastor, repaired an old gas line and an AC compressor, and we set up the church to follow our plan for returning to the building. Our hand sanitizer machines will be replaced next week.… Read More
From the Pastor On the Porch with the Pastor: September 2020 - Being imperfect is perfectly human. God created us as “good” not “perfect.” Every story shared in scripture is drawn from the belief that God can accomplish much even in the most flawed of humanity. Why do we shun “imperfect” as a valuable and defining trait of our design? Somewhere along the line, especially as Christians, we have created perfection as… Read More