Your Place in Ministry – September 10th

It’s not too late to contribute for Hurricane Harvey Relief…please make your check payable to TFUMC and write “Hurricane Harvey” on the Memo Line of the check. -OR– you can prepare a flood bucket (the list of items for the flood bucket is available throughout the Church.) The last date we are accepting donations and flood buckets is Sun., Sept. 17th. We will compile all the donations received and write one check to UMCOR and deliver all the flood buckets received to the designated pick up point at Oxford. Thank you.

Southern Treasures Fall Craft Show is Sat., Sept. 16th from 9 am to 3 pm in the Christian Life Center. Sponsored by the Ruth Circle of United Methodist Women of FUMC Trussville, this exciting and fun Craft Show is a great place to begin your Holiday gift shopping.

Now is the perfect time to give Handbells a try. There is a place for everyone—no experience needed. Chancel Chimes is for new and/or inexperienced ringers. Jubilant Ringers is for more experienced ringers. All classes below meet in the Handbell room above the church office on Wednesdays:
~Chancel Chimes at 6:15 pm
~Jubilant Ringers at 7:30 pm
Children and Youth:
~Melody Chimes – 1st and 2nd Graders 3:45 PM-4:15 PM
~Harmony Chimes – 3rd Grade through Youth 4:15 PM-5:00 PM
For more information, please contact Kelley Clegg Neal at 256-738-3979 or

Please join us for a new Women’s Bible Study:  “1 Peter-A Living Hope in Christ,” by Jen Wilkin, beginning Thurs.,
Sept. 14th through Nov., 9th, at 9:15 am in the Women’s Study Room. Contact Freda Shirah at or call 205-515-7518 for more info. Participant books can be purchased at Lifeway or online at

The Birmingham East Emmaus Cluster Meeting will be held at Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church on Tuesday, Sept. 26th at 6:30 pm. Please join us for a great night of food, fellowship, and worship with our local Emmaus community!

Circle One is planning to mail a card, along with a small token of our love, to our undergraduate college students.  If you have a child in undergraduate school, please email their mailing address to Cindy Lawson at by Sept. 30th.

Choir Talent Show Fundraiser coming on Wed., Oct. 4th. Lasagna Dinner at 5 pm with performances to follow. Donations only. If you would like to perform, please contact Karen (

You are invited to join us on Sunday, October 8th for the Trussville First United Methodist Men’s Fellowship Breakfast at 7 am in the Fellowship Hall. Breakfast will be prepared by the Fellowship Sunday School Class. Our guest speaker will be veteran broadcaster and speaker, Mike Royer.

The UMW has an exciting Prayer and Action event coming up soon!  All women of the church are invited!
Baby Shower for Loveladies on Tues., Oct. 10, 6:30-7:30 pm. Help us shower these moms with love and celebrate the babies! Shower and refreshments in the Fellowship Hall, followed by special music and prayer in the sanctuary.
Please bring unwrapped diapers for babies less than 20 pounds, if you haven’t signed up for another gift. We ask God’s blessings for these babies and moms!