Announcements for May 29th

Please make plans to join us June 12th at 4 pm in the Christian Life Center for a Farewell/Appreciation Reception for Pastor Mark Lacey.

Women’s Bible study: “The Gospel of Mark” by Lisa Harper – will meet in the Women’s Study Room on Tuesdays from 4:45 to 5:45 pm – 5/17 through 6/21. The facilitator is Barber Clark. Contact information: barberclark905@gmail.com or 205-441-5273.

Last Chance…Bazillion Book Drive-we’ll collect NEW children’s books, (birth through 3rd grade) in the bins located by Beth’s office and in the children’s building through Tuesday, May 31st.

Please turn in your Pledge Cards to the office. As of 5/24/16, we have received 63 Debt Reduction Pledges totaling $131,214.00.

Ceramics has been cancelled for Monday, May 30th due to Memorial Day holiday. Thank you.
Bridge Builders will be collecting the following much needed items for the Church of the Reconciler until 6/9: foam cups (6-8 oz,) paper plates/napkins, coffee, plastic table ware, used books, DVDs (PG 13 or below,) paper towels, large 50+ gal. trash bags, backpacks (new or used,) belts, toilet paper, office supplies, (copy paper, pens, pencils, folders,) safety razors. There is a plastic tub in the hallway across from the kitchen for items purchased. Thank you for your support for our homeless friends.

Join us…Women’s Bible Study “A Woman Who Doesn’t Quit” by Nicki Koziarz in the Pioneer Classroom on Wed., beginning 6/15-7/27 from 6:30 to 7:30. Facilitator: Freda Shirah 205-515-7518 or dshirah630@charter.net

“Man Up!” Men’s Bible Study presented by Pastor Joe DeWitte. All men are invited to join this new study June 15th—July 27th at 6:30 pm on Wed. in the Character Builders Classroom. Bring your Bible and join us.

Contributions to the Church may now be made by TEXT on your phone to 205-336-2767. Please see the Church website if you need more information.

“WOMEN AT THE WELL: Quenching Thirsts, Renewing Joy!” A day retreat designed for YOU. Grounded in the Gospel and guided by workshop & retreat leader Kathleen Bynum Lalor of 4Discipleship Ministries, and spon-sored by the TFUMC Women’s Ministries Team. Here at the Church on Sat., 8/13 from 9 am to 3 pm. Please plan to come and bring your friend, sister, mom, or daughter!