Your Place in Ministry – March 19th

The April Church Newsletter is now online HERE!

UPCOMING-SPECIAL SERVICES, CELEBRATIONS & EVENTS:

~Palm Sunday Celebration Services, April 9. Traditional at 8:30 and 11:00 AM in the Sanctuary and Grace Vision Contemporary at 11:00 in the Christian Life Center
~Holy Week Services – Mon., April 10 through Fri., April 14 in the Sanctuary. The service will be at 12:00 noon, followed by lunch in the fellowship hall. We will have a different Preacher each day, with lunch provided by the churches in the area.
~Maundy Thursday Worship Service, April 13 at 6:30 PM
~Good Friday Worship Service, April 14 at 6:30 PM-Sanctuary
~Easter Sunday Services, April 16:
Sunrise “Service of Light” at 6:00 AM (Please note time change)
Traditional Worship Services at 8:00, 9:30 & 11:00 AM -Sanctuary
Grace Vision Contemporary Service at 11:00 AM – Christian Life Center

SAVE THE DATES:
March 29 – UMM Annual Catfish Fry – Christian Life Center
April 25 – B’ham East Emmaus Cluster – Christian Life Center
April 30 – Spring Handbell Concert – 6:00 PM
May 1  – Sumatanga Golf Tournament – Grayson Valley Country Club-Register Early-Limited Space- For Info contact Chad Holland: chadmholland@gmail.com
May 21 – Senior Graduation Sunday and Barons Family Day
June 11-16 – Camp Sumatanga For Kids
June 26-29 –  Music & Arts “Make A Joyful Noise” Camp
July 17-20  – VBS Maker Fun Factory

Volunteers Needed with Kids on Wednesdays…We are having a great time Wednesday nights but we need your help. We need adults to assist as we learn and grow together from 6-7:30 pm. If you can help, please sign up at the link below: Contact: Beth@fumctrussville.com

ORDER YOUR FERN TODAY…support the annual Easter Season Sale by the Missions Committee. Boston Ferns in 10 in. hanging baskets are on sale for $15 each. Please support FUMC’s mission trips by ordering in honor or in memory of someone special to you. Please place your order form, along with payment, in the offering plate or at the Church office. Easter Sunday is April 16, and we ask that you please leave the ferns in the sanctuary until after our second service. The last date to order will be April 10. Forms are available in the Transept, the Welcome Center, and the Church office. For more info, contact Louise Jensen at 907-2723.

~CONFIRMATION CLASS NEWS AND DATES:
CONFIRMATION Rehearsal is Sunday, April 9 at 4:00 pm in the Sanctuary. Parents of Confirmands should plan to attend.
LENTEN AIRLINE on Good Friday, April 14 after school. Following Lenten Airline, the Confirmation Class will help in the Good Friday Service at 6:30.
CONFIRMATION SUNDAY is April 23 in the 11:00 am Traditional Service.