Many thanks to all our
volunteers who so graciously gave their time and labor to lay our new
floor in the Foyer and the Fellowship hall. A special thanks goes to
the donor of all the materials for the flooring. The floors look great!
Circles are thrilled to report that we raised a total of over $1700
from our Silent auction held Saturday, March 1. These monies will be
used for mission projects in our individual circles. We extend a
heartfelt thanks to all who shopped, helped set up, take down, brought
refreshments and/or items to auction. One shopper who was the high
bidder for the ACTA tickets did not pick up the tickets. Please get in
touch with Stuart Garner so you can claim your tickets.
The Missions Committee invites the church to participate in the Children’s Mission on Saturday, April 5th
at 6:30 p.m. The community is having a Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt at
the Youth Football Field. Our church will be sponsoring inflatables.
Beth Burden will need assistance manning those. Please contact Beth to
We will also be having a yard Sale on Sat., April 26th, to support the Mission Team to Uganda. Items may be left at the church in the Fellowship Hall starting April 24th or contact Joy Riddle at 907-8440.
This June there is a mission opportunity to Panama to help Rhett Thompson. Our contact for this trip is Marianne Elliott who is also the Team Leader. The trip will be to Cielito, Panama June 7-14, 2014. The team will be helping with repairs inside and out of a school house. The cost of the trip is $650 but this does not include airfare. You will need to purchase your ticket. The $650 covers housing, transportation, and supplies for repairs. The maximum number for the trip is 20. The following have signed up from our church: Brian, Marianne, Taylor, Cameron and Amory Elliott. Kevin Wyatt from Pinson UMC will also be going. We welcome any church or non church member to go. Please contact Marianne for more information.
are now going into our fifth month of service. This month we will not
be cooking but will be serving pizzas and drinks. We will leave the
church at 5:30 as usual. Please consider traveling with us. We return to
the church around 7:15. What a great way to begin Lent by serving and
ministering to the homeless! Thanks again for your continuing
support! Starting this month, we will be collecting plastic grocery
bags to make “care mats” for the homeless. These bags can be used to
make wraps or a waterproof sleeping pad. Please collect your bags and
bring them to the church office.
The annual Church workday will be on Saturday, April 12th,
from 8 AM until Noon. Several projects have already been assigned, but
we need your help with these important projects. Please visit the
church website, http://fumctrussville.com/, for specific project
details. Please let Brent Pritchard, 223-3157 or firstname.lastname@example.org
know if you are planning to attend and help. Thank you for
volunteering to work to allow TFUMC to look as beautiful as possible for
Easter. YOUR help is needed and appreciated.