PALM SUNDAY SCHEDULE, APRIL 13TH
8:30/11:00 am Traditional Worship Services, Sanctuary
10:30 am Palms in the Park, Landa Park Dance Slab
There will be NO Children’s Sunday School on Palm Sunday.
REMEMBER YOUR FLOWERS
We encourage you to bring flowers from your garden to flower the cross on Easter Sunday!! April 20th!
YOUTH-LED SUNSET SERVICE & FLASHLIGHT EASTER EGG HUNT
Everyone is invited to join us on Saturday, April 19th at 7:00 pm for a sunset service in the “backyard” of the Mill St. House. A flashlight Easter Egg Hunt will follow for all the kids. Bring your flashlights and baskets, you won’t want to miss it!
MYF tonight from 5-7pm. Normal schedule, no small groups. We’ll have a short devotional and then play some games. Snack supper. Bring something to share.
NEXT RESTAURANT DAY…
April 15th from 4-8pm at Chick-Fil-A across from Walmart is our next Rwanda day. There will be a clown there making balloon animals and face painting!! Join us in supporting our Rwanda Mission Team! ***YOU MUST TELL YOUR SERVER YOU ARE THERE FOR “HELP FOR RWANDA”.
CALLING ALL OUR WONDERFUL ADULTS!!
The Youth Ministry is hosting a Junior/Senior Spring Formal on April 26th as a fundraiser for Rwanda! Tickets are $25 a student, but we would love to offer some tickets for free! If you would like to SPONSOR A TICKET or two, we will offer those tickets for FREE to students and all the proceeds will go directly to the mission trip to Rwanda! Write checks to FUMC and designate it to: Spring Formal tickets sponsorship. Any questions, contact Bridget Sarbu at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIVE ALONE LADIES LUNCHEON
Wednesday, April 30th at 11:30am at Mamacita’s 505 Texas 46 Business. Join us the LAST WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH. No reservations required. Just come for fellowship, fun, and great conversation!! Call Vivian Allen 830-624-8313 for more information.
SUMMER CAMP VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Sign up for summer camps! Open to everyone. Volunteers needed for VBS, Slumber Falls, and Basketball Camp. For more information contact Kristi Lindsay or Tammy Oliver.
VBS DONATION REQUESTS
We have some odd items needed for our VBS this year:
80-empty large Kleenex boxes
20-1 or 2 liter EMPTY/CLEAN bottles with lids
20-plastic soda/drink (six pack) rings
Please drop off any of these items at the VBS teepee. If you have questions, please contact Kristi Lindsay or Tammy Oliver.
On May 15-18 there is a Women’s Emmaus Walk being held at Mt. Wesley. If you’re interested, please contact Mickey Lloyd 830-481-6183 or Lenny Robertson 830-660-7334.
HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE:
April 17th Maundy Thursday Service 7:00 pm at FUMC;
April 18th Good Friday Service 7:00 pm at Gruene UMC;
April 19th Youth-led Sunset Service/Flashlight Egg Hunt 7:00 pm
at FUMC Mill St. “backyard”;
April 20th Easter Services *NOTE TIME CHANGES 8:00AM,
9:30AM, and 11:00AM
CHURCH OFFICE CLOSURES
The church office will be closing at NOON on Good Friday, April 18th and will be closed all day on Monday, April 21st.
FINANCIAL UPDATE – As of March 31, 2014
March Income – $83,468.75
March Expenses – $77,548.35
YTD Income – $236,773.22
YTD Expenses – $232,403.05