Your Place in Ministry – March 5th

Sunday begins 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. For more info, contact Louise Jensen at 907-2723.

Join us as we feed the homeless on Thurs., Mar. 9. Bridge Builders will not prepare food due to the Consignment Sale, but we will meet at the Church Bus in the back parking lot and leave at 5:15 pm. We will serve pizza and pre-prepared items.

United Methodist Men’s Monthly Breakfast Date Change: The United Methodist Men’s Monthly Breakfast will be the third Sunday in March due to the Consignment Sale next week. We will meet in the Fellowship Hall on Sun., 3/19, at 7 am. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Hugh Brindley, a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (DMS). He has made many medical mission trips to Mexico and has been involved with MEGA Mission in Mexico assisted by Dan Shirah. Please come join us on this third Sunday in March.

PLEASE NOTE: The following events, classes, etc. will not meet the week of the Children’s Spring Consignment Sale (March 5-11):
Ceramics (Mon.) March 6th
Dorcas Day Circle (Tue.) March 7th – moved to Tue., March 14th
Dr. Bill Etheridge’s Bible Study Classes (Wed.) March 8th
Stephen Minister Meeting (Wed.) March 8th
Soul Café (Wed.) March 8th
Grief Support (Thu.) March 9th

Jubilant Ringers represented Trussville FUMC very well at the Central Alabama Handbell Festival 2017 at Pleasant Hill UMC February 24-25. Many thanks for your prayers and support and to all who helped in anyway to make this such a successful Festival. Special thanks to Drake Roberts, Jeff & Max Mobley for helping load bells and equipment on Wednesday night, to Dave & Matt Smith for helping unload on Saturday afternoon, to Bill & Becki Etheridge for delivering the 30th Anniversary cake & attending the concert, to Kellie Viikinsalo, her daughter and Don Neal for running “The Store”, to Deanna Jones for driving the church bus, to Skip Pennington for capturing the Festival in pictures, to Danny Norman and Wynette Lee for joining us as subs and to Debbie Barton, Shannon Jones, Judy Spain, Debbie Woods, Deanna Jones, Adam Smith and Kelley Clegg Neal for making such beautiful music. If you missed the CAHF 2017, go ahead and put March 2-3, 2018 and the Festival Concert at 3:00 pm on March 3 on your calendar.

The Spring Children’s Consignment Sale is here! Public sale dates are Fri., 3/10 from 8am-7pm AND Sat., 3/11 from 8am-2pm. Church members get to shop early on Thu., 3/9, starting at 6:30 pm. Reminder that on Thu., 3/9: NO CHILDREN or STROLLERS are allowed. We have serious shoppers and for the safety of all children we ask that they stay at home. By working only 2 hours, you can shop on Wed., 3/8. Please call Beth at 655-3259 to learn how you can shop a day early. For more information on our sale go to: www.TrussvilleMethodistConsignmentSale.com

Dollar Dash – Join us in the Fellowship Hall on Sat., 3/11 from 4-6 pm and on Sun., 3/12 from 2-4 pm for a sale of infant/children’s clothes, toys and accessories for $1.00. All proceeds benefit TEAM. Call Louise Jensen at 907-2723 for more information.