DON’T FORGET…WORSHIP IN WESLEY HALL SUNDAY
All 3 services will be held in Wesley Hall.  We will be meeting TODAY, SATURDAY, Jan. 17th at 3:30pm to set up.

HOLIDAY OFFICE CLOSURE
The church office will be closed on Monday, January 19th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday, January 20th at 8:00am.

MYF NEWS:
MYF tonight from 5-7pm.  Finishing up talking about DNA and God’s great design of the world and people!  Next Sun., Jan. 25th we will have a special MYF to begin praying over and learning about our topic for Youth Sunday!  Find Youth Sunday sign ups on our Sign Up Genius; go to www.signupgenius.com and searchbridget@fumcnb.org.  If you do not receive our weekly MYF email update “The Blue Slip” please email Bridget to be added to that list!

ACCEPTING DONATIONS:
We are accepting donations to assist our Boy Scout Troop in replacing $600 worth of camping equipment that was stolen out of their trailer.  Please notate “BS Troop” in memo line on checks or on envelope & place in offering plate.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
GriefShare is a special weekly seminar and support group designed to help you rebuild your life.  We know it hurts, and we want to help.  Group begins Jan. 20th-Apr. 21st on Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm, Rm 222.  Childcare available w/reservation.  Contact karen@fumcnb.org with questions.

PLEASE HELP!  UPWARD BASKETBALL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
Volunteer to help with Upward Basketball!  Games are Saturdays. Sign up at www.fumcnb.org to:
Give a halftime devotional
Referee
Work in the concession stand

NEW WOMEN’S STUDY STARTING
On Tuesday, Jan. 27th from 2-4pm in Rm 219, Twelve Women of the Bible by Lysa TerKeurst.  All women are welcome to join.  If you have questions, please contact Debbie Potthoff atdhpotthoff@gmail.com.

DANIEL PLAN SMALL GROUP
This group will begin on Wed., Jan. 28th at 10:30am in Rm . 219.  If you have questions, please contact Debbie Potthoff at dhpotthoff@gmail.com.

LIVE ALONE LADIES LUNCHES
Our first lunch of 2015 will be Wed., Jan. 28th at 11:30 at Mamacita’s.  If you have questions, contact Vivian Allen 624-8313.

THE ALTAR FLOWER CALENDAR
The flower calendar for 2015 is now posted in the WELCOME CENTER, and ready for you to sign up to place flowers on the Altar on your special Sunday.  Openings Jan. & Feb.!!

T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST
Evangelism Committee is sponsoring a new T-shirt Design Contest to promote our church.  Designs should be submitted to the church office on 8 1/2″x11″ white paper by February 20, 2015.  The design must be original, colorful, and promote FUMC.  Include your name and your group affiliation on the BACK of your design for a blind judging.

PHOTO DIRECTORY-SIGN UP TODAY
Bob Cowan and Pia Caruso are set up in the Welcome Center today between services to assist you in signing up for the photo directory.  Or you can use the link on our FUMC website.  Pictures will be taken Tues-Sat from 2pm-8pm beginning on Feb. 10th.

UPDATED CONTACT INFO….
To assist us with getting information out regarding the photo directory, if you have new contact info (i.e. phone numbers or addresses), please complete the Easy Sign Up tear off in the bulletin today and drop in the offering plate so that we can be sure to reach you.

CONSTANT CONTACT-EMAIL CONTACT/REMINDERS
In order for us to send out email reminders for meetings or to get out messages to the congregation or specific groups, we have to use Constant Contact (CC) in order to prevent being spam blocked by the internet.  If you unsubscribe from CC, we will not be able to send you messages, reminders, newsletters, etc.  If you would like to re-subscribe, please contact the church office as there are several steps we need to take together to reinstate your email address.  Thank you for helping us stay connected with you.

FINANCIAL UPDATE – As of December 31, 2014
December Income – $135,872.54

December Expenses – $96,110.46

YTD Income –    $1,003,494.77

YTD Expenses – $984,678.72

 

REACH Campaign:  As of December 31, 2014

TARGET GOAL:  $975,000.00

PLEDGES as of December 31:  $810,390.94

COLLECTED as of December 31:  $531,907.28

This Week’s Calendar
SUNDAY, January 18

7:45 am          Sonrise Singers
8:30/11:00 am TRADITIONAL WORSHIP

9:45 am          CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP

9:45/11:00 am Sunday School

4:00 pm          Cubs Den 7, 100

5:00 pm          Jr./Sr. High MYF, WH

 

MONDAY, January 19

OFFICE CLOSED MLK HOLIDAY

5:00 pm           Upward Basketball Practice, WH
5:30 pm           Stephen Ministry, 219/220/222
6:30 pm           Mon. Eve. Women’s Study, 224
7:00 pm           Cubs Den Tigers, 100

TUESDAY, January 20

9:00 am           UMW Circle Day

5:00 pm           Upward Basketball practice, WH

6:00 pm           GriefShare, 222

6:00 pm           Klare’s Sm Group, 219

6:30 pm           Covenant Study, 118

6:30 pm           Lujan’s Sm Group, 217

6:30 pm           GS Troop 1212, 215

6:30 pm           Cubs Den 3, 100

7:00 pm           Troop 119, 206

 

WEDNESDAY, January 21

9:00 am           Lindsay Sm Group, 219

10:30 am         Covenant Study, 222

11:00 am          Directory Team Mtg., 118

1:30 pm           Archives/History, 220

5:30 pm           Youth Boys Study, 202

5:30 pm           Youth Girls Study, 217

6:00 pm            Handbells

6:00 pm            Trlica Sm Group, 118

6:00 pm            Cubs Den 4, 100

6:30 pm            Dunk Sm Group, 215

6:30 pm            Leal Sm Group, 219

7:00 pm            Sanctuary Choir

7:00 pm            Cubs Den 5, 100

7:30 pm            HIS Praise

 

THURSDAY, January 22

9:00 am            UMW Exec. Meeting, 118 

11:00 am           Sanctuary Stewards
12:00 pm           Sandy’s Sm Group, 215

1:30 pm             Mahjong, 1186:30 pm             GS Troop 1905, 215

6:30 pm             Cubs Den 3, 100 

7:00 pm             Cubs Pack Meeting, WH/Kitchen

FRIDAY, January 23

7:00 am              Men’s Sm Group, Sertino’s Cafe
5:00 pm              Upward Basketball practice, WH

SATURDAY, January 24
8:00 am              Men’s Breakfast, Casa Garcia’s
8:00 am              Upward Bball Games, Wh
3:30 pm              Set-up WH Sunday Services
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