CHURCH OFFICE CLOSURE
The church office will be closed on Mon., Jan. 20th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
ADMIN COUNCIL MEETING:
The 1st Admin Council meeting of the year is scheduled for Monday, January 27th at 7pm in Room 118.
DAY SCHOOL REGISTRATION
FUMC Day School Registration for the school year 2014-2015 for our church members will be held:
DATE: Sunday, Feb. 23rd
TIME: 9:00 am
PLACE: Day School Office
If you have any questions, please contact Etoyle McKee at 830-608-1724.
We will have MYF Sunday from 5-7pm. Check out I Kings 12-16 as we start to dive into some more Biblical adventures through our study of The Story! Next week we will also have regular MYF from 5-7pm. February 2nd we will have our annual Youth Superbowl Party. Look for details in our Pink Slip (monthly youth announcements), check out our Facebook group or join our email list! www.facebook.com/fumcnbyouth or join our weekly youth email update by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org!
RWANDA MISSION TRIP MEETING
We are going to have a second information meeting/FIRST team meeting on February 3rd at 7:00 pm in Room 217 for those who are interested in going on the Rwanda Mission Trip in July 2014. If you have any questions, please contact Pastor Missy (email@example.com).
YOUTH TEACHERS NEEDED:
The youth ministry is looking specifically for Sunday School teachers for our Combined 6-12th grade class at 11AM on Sundays. Curriculum is provided! If you are interested please email or call Bridget: firstname.lastname@example.org or 830-625-4513 ext. 104.
SMALL GROUP CONNECTIONS:
Are you interested in being a part of a small group? FUMC groups focus on study, fellowship, prayer, and service. Contact Cyndi Karlovich at (309)397-2618 or email@example.com.
UPWARD BASKETBALL VOLUNTEERS:
We need referees, half-time speakers, and help working in the concession stand on Saturdays. Games start Jan. 18th. Please sign up using the link on FUMC website. If you have any questions, please contact Ernie Jones at 830-629-2045 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Help is needed at the Children’s Check-In stations on Sunday mornings. We need you to welcome and greet families, as well as check the children into Sunday School and Nursery. You may serve as a weekly or monthly volunteer. Sign up using the easy bulletin tear off in the bulletin today.
FROM OUR FELLOWSHIP TEAM:
WHAT: Pastor/Staff Appreciation Lunch
WHEN: Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014
TIME: 12:00 pm (after 11:00 service)
WHERE: Wesley Hall
Fellowship will provide the “meat” – only the best…Chicken Express Chicken, gravy, and tea.
WHAT TO BRING: Fellowship team is asking the congregation to bring a side dish or dessert to share.
Everyone is invited to attend! Fellowship team always throws a great luncheon!
ALTAR FLOWER CALENDAR OPENINGS
We have flower dates open all of February. The flower calendar for 2014 is posted in the Narthex and ready for you to sign up to place flowers on the altar on your special Sunday.
WEDDING PICS WANTED:
The Archives Committee is doing a wedding display in the case outside the sanctuary and they are requesting our congregation bring their wedding pics to share. Take a look at what they’ve done so far!!
FINANCIAL UPDATE – As of December 31, 2013
December Income – $166,382.74
December Expenses – $105,552.09
YTD Income – $1,047,910.32
YTD Expenses – $959,790.54