NEIGHBORHOOD HAPPENINGS Sunday October 26, 2014 8:30 AM Traditional Worship Sanctuary 9:45 AM Sunday School 11:00 AM Traditional Worship Sanctuary 11:00 AM Modern Worship/Grace Vision Christian Life Center 1:00 PM Fine Arts Ministry Committee Meeting Conference Room 4:00 PM Brownie Scout Troup 36 Annex 7:00 PM AA Closed Meeting Annex Monday, October 27, 2014 10:00 AM Worship Planning Meeting UMM Room 3:30 PM Girl Scouts Annex 5:30 PM TYCA Jr. 3 Cheerleaders Christian Life Center 5:30 PM Ceramics Ceramics Room 7:00 PM Boy Scouts / Cub Scouts / Webelos Annex Tuesday, October 28, 2014 9:00 AM Leisure Group Palisades Park, Oneonta (bus leaves at 9:30 AM) 9:00 AM BSF Int’l Leaders Sunday School Rooms 10:00 AM Staff Meeting Conference Room 12:00 PM AA Closed Meeting Annex 1:00 PM Ladies Emmaus Reunion Conference Room 6:00 PM Children of the Day Bible Study Women's Study Room 6:15 PM Ladies Emmaus Meeting UMW Room 6:15 PM Men’s Emmaus Meeting UMM Room 6:30 PM Emmaus Cluster Palmerdale UMC 6:30 PM Cub Scouts Annex Wednesday, October 29, 2014 5:30 AM UMM Bible Study Open Door Room 7:00 AM Women’s Emmaus Reunion Bojangles 9:00 AM BSF Int’l Sanctuary/All Sunday School Rooms/Transept/Welcome Ctr 1:00 PM Home School Handchimes Handbell Room 4:45 PM Children’s Handchimes Handbell Room 5:30 PM Soul Café Christian Life Center 6:15 PM Credo: Adult Confirmation Class Open Door Classroom 6:15 PM Chancel Chimes/Introduction to Handbells Handbell Room 6:15 PM EXPLORE (1-5th Grades) 2nd Floor Y/C Building 6:15 PM Cherub Singers and Ringers Y/C Building 6:15 PM Chancel Choir Choir Room 6:15 PM Having A Mary Spirit Bible Study UMM Room 6:15 PM Making Sense of the Bible Study Pioneer SS Classroom 6:30 PM Jonah Bible Study Fellowship SS Classroom 7:00 PM AA/AL-Anon Closed Meeting Annex 7:15 PM Jubilant Ringers Handbell Room Thursday, October 30, 2014 6:30 AM Men’s Emmaus Reunion Conference Room 7:00 AM Disciples Reunion Group UMM Room 8:00 AM Ladies Emmaus Reunion Conference Room 9:15 AM The Patriarchs Bible Study Women’s Study Room 3:30 PM Girl Scout Troup 872 Annex 5:30 PM Alabama Grief Support Services Conf Room 6:30 PM Brass 4 Him Practice Choir Room 6:30 PM Men’s Emmaus Meeting Pastor’s Home 6:30 PM Group Bible Study Training Room 6:30 PM GV Worship Practice Christian Life Center Friday, October 31, 2014 8:00 AM Kid’s First Fall Carnival Christian Life Center Saturday, November 1, 2014 8:30 AM Ladies’ Emmaus Conference Room 7:00 PM AA/AL-Anon Open Meetings Annex How to Join First United Methodist Church First United Methodist Church By Profession of Faith and Baptism. 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By Transfer from Another United Methodist Church. 120 North Chalkville Road Trussville, Alabama (205) 655-3259 October 26, 2014 Name: _________________________________________________________________ □ Profession of Faith □ Other Denomination □ Other United Methodist Church Current Church Membership: ________________________________________________ Email: __________________________________________________________________ Name: _________________________________________________________________ □ Profession of Faith □ Other Denomination □ Other United Methodist Church Current Church Membership: ________________________________________________ Email: __________________________________________________________________ Children: ____________________________________________________ □ Baptized □ Baptized Children: ____________________________________________________ □ Baptized Children: ____________________________________________________ www.fumctrussville.com 8:30 am Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost Opening Chimes The Chimes are played to remind us of the presence of God among His gathered people. Welcome and Announcements Please register your attendance in the Attendance Pad located at the end of each pew and pass it to your neighbor. Prelude “Let All Things Now Living” Arr. by Mickelson Street Address: _________________________________________________________ Lighting of the Candles Acolytes City, St, Zip:________________________________________ Phone: ______________ Call To Worship *Hymn The worshipers at First United Methodist Church are its ministers. The staff who support them are: Pastors Mark Lacey, Pastor Don Mauldin, Associate Minister Ministry Staff Beth Burden, Children’s Ministry Director Andrew Harbison, Director of Modern Worship Dan Marlow, Music Director Matt McCarrick, Director of Youth Ministries Charlotte Ray, Kids First Director Russell Williams, Accompanist Trey West, Assistant Director of Youth Ministries Administrative Staff Mollie Lyle, Director of Finance and Administration Candy Strickland, Church Secretary Brett Fulton, Doorkeeper Harry Lee, Custodial Case of Emergency If you have an emergency situation on the weekends and you need a pastor, you may call Mark Lacey at 503-2264 or Don Mauldin at 542-5779. If you know of a parishioner who is in the hospital, has had a death in the family, or other pastoral crisis, we need to hear from you. Please don’t assume that someone has already called us. ”Rejoice, the Lord is King” Praise to the Lord, the Almighty” *The Apostles’ creed 139 (UMH) 881 (UMH) I believe in God the Father Almighty, maker of heaven and earth; And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord: who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried; the third day he rose from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and sitteth at the right hand of God the Father Almighty; from thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting. Amen. *Passing Of The Peace “Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus” Turn your eyes upon Jesus, look full in His wonderful face, and the things of earth will grow strangely dim in the light of His glory and grace. Pray for transforming hearts seeking to serve Chancel Choir 349 (UMH) Stewardship Moment Offertory Jesse Shaddix “To God Be The Glory” By William Doane, Arr. by Bill Wolaver *Doxology 94 (UMH) Praise God, from whom all blessings flow; praise Him, all creatures here below: Alleluia! Alleluia! Praise God, the source of all our gifts! Praise Jesus Christ, whose power up-lifts! Praise the Spirit, Holy Spirit! Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! Children’s Moment Brandy Shotts Children 3yrs-5K are dismissed for Children’s Church in the Y/C Building Room C177. Grades 1-5 will be in the “Movie Room” located on the 2nd floor. Pastoral Prayer Praying For Kim Cooper, Bonnie Lee and family, Raymond McCutchen, Jill Rutledge and family, John Songer, Helen Miller, Carol Jones, Jody Cooper, Alfred Walker, Kathryn Riggins, Mary Shaffield, Jack Hutcherson, Genell Esslinger, Clarrine King, Jan Curtis and family, Bernie & Doris Murphree, Jay Bice, Yvonne Krenhel, Jane Hagood, Greg McMullin, Sam Mitchell, Kitty Steele, Dr. Bobby Howard, Oren Horst, Emily Hudson, Lucas Adkinson, Charlotte Balentine, Janie Hendrix, Maria Cauble, Peggy Waite, Kim Cooper, Brandi Murphy, Eric Hardy, Daniel Bauber, Linda and David Price, Sue Popwell, William “Dub” Dole, Andrew Barksdale, Avery Snuggs, Aubrey Steen and family, Ted Gilmer, Jr., and our Men and Women in the Military. Please Note: If you would like to add someone to this list, please call the church office (655-3259). Our Stewardship of Presence and Gifts October 19, 2014 Attendance - 454 October 19, 2014 Sunday School Attendance - 462 New Members for 2014 - 32 Baptisms - 9 Capital Fund 3.3.3. Expenses Year to Date - $460,063.44 Capital Fund 3.3.3. Offerings Received - $350,853.52 Lord’s Prayer Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen. Anthem “Thanks Be to God” Scripture Reading Chancel Choir 2 Corinthians 9:10-15 (NT Page 184) Sermon “Generosity” *Hymn “Bind Us Together” 2226 (TFWS) “God Be With You Till We Meet Again” Chancel Choir *Benediction Postlude Rev. Mark Lacey “Look, Ye Saints” Arr. by DeCou General Fund Expenses Year to Date - $779,559.96 General Fund Offerings Received - $794.551.15 SERVING OCTOBER 26, 2014 MUSIC DIRECTOR - Dan Marlow PIANO - Russell Williams ORGAN - Debbie Barton USHERS - Betty Milam, Dan Milam, Rick Barber, Sybil Barber ACOLYTES - Jake Echols and Katie Echols CHILDREN’S MOMENT - Kathy Roskam CHILDREN’S CHURCH - Nicole Sanders THE SANCTUARY FLOWERS Are in Honor of God and ~In Honor of Cathy Fulton’s Birthday By Harold Fulton ~In memory of Vivian Jones By Gene Lang and Jane Long *Stand as you are able. Headsets are available at the soundboard for the hearing impaired. UMH - United Methodist Hymnal TFWS - The Faith We Sing Thank you for your gener ous suppor t of the Pew Cushion Fund. We now have enough to complete Phase I, which is the covering of all the pews in the Sanctuary. Phase II has now begun. The Worship Committee. Save The Dates ~Sunday, Nov. 9th - Laity Sunday, all morning services and - 6 PM Veteran’s Day Celebration Service. ~Sunday, Dec. 14th - 5 PM Children’s Christmas Program in the Sanctuary. SOUL CAFÉ GRACE VISION, CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP 11:00 A.M. Christian Life Center Rev. Mark Lacey Wed. Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:30 PM (Take-Outs Available at 4:45 PM) Please Call Ahead Only $6.00 Per Person PLEASE MAKE RESERVATIONS NO LATER THAN TUESDAY AT NOON Name _______________________________________ Adults: _______ Children: _______ Menu Salad Bar, Fiesta Bar (Build Your Own Taco) Dessert, Tea/Water Children’s Menu: Taco All Saints Sunday - We will celebrate All Saints Sunday on November 2nd in all three services. In addition to remembering those of our congregation who have entered into the Church Eternal since last year’s All Saints Day, we will give everyone an opportunity to remember a loved one who has passed away at any time. Today is the last day to email the name of the loved one you wish to remember, along with your name, to Candy Strickland at [email protected] Emmaus Cluster - Please make plans to join us on Tues. Oct. 28th at 6:30 PM at Palmerdale United Methodist Church. For anyone interested in sharing a ride, we will meet here at FUMC in the front parking lot at 5:45 PM. The Bridge Builders Team would like to thank all who have helped suppor t our chur ch ministry of feeding the homeless. Care Mat Crocheters have been joined by several residents and employees of Golden Living Center in Trussville. One resident is knitting scarves for the homeless. If you would like to donate new or leftover yarn, please bring it to the church office. You are welcome to join us at Golden Living; we meet in their dining room at 2:30 on the 1st and 3rd Tues. of each month. As the cold weather approaches, we will be collecting winter coats, gloves, stocking caps, socks, sweaters, sweat shirts, chap stick and lotion for the homeless. There will be a bin in the church hallway for you to drop off donations. Please bring any care mats you have completed so far to the church by Sun., Nov. 2nd. Safe Sanctuary Training - Everyone that works with children and youth is required to participate in our upcoming Safe Sanctuary Training on Thurs., Oct. 30 th at 6 p.m. in the Youth Room. Safe Sanctuary Training is mandated by the United Methodist Church. To make a reservation for childcare please email [email protected] A Community Thanksgiving Service will be held on Sun., Nov. 23rd at 6 PM at First Baptist Church. Nursery will be provided for ages birth through kindergarten. Nonperishable food items will be collected for TEAM. Hallelujah Carnival - J oin us Sunday, Nov. 2nd, 2:30-5 PM in the Gardens & back parking lot. We need your help to make this outreach event for the community successful. We are asking for everyone in the church to donate bags of candy, as well as pencils/other small prize items for trunk-or-treat. Please bring your donations to the office or give them to Beth Burden. We need lots of trunks, truck beds and vans for trunk-or-treating, and also volunteers to decorate them. We have reserved four inflatables and we need volunteers to help with the inflatables. Please email Beth at [email protected] to sign up or ask questions. Habitat for Humanity Advent Build - Sat. Dec. 6th. - A sign-up sheet, volunteer packet, and information on the family is located in both the Transept and the Welcome Center. Contact Rev. Jesse Shaddix at [email protected] for more information. Leisure Group - Oct. 28th - Palisades Park in Oneonta. We will be leaving from the back parking lot at 9:30 am. Nov. 25th - The Seasoned Performers will be back in a reader named “Cinderella’s Prince: Beyond Happily Ever After”. Lunch will be catered at no charge. The performance starts at 11:00 am so come at 10:30 so there are no interruptions. Women’s Meet & Greet Gathering - Sun., Nov. 16th 9:30-10:45 AM, we’ll celebrate UMW Day in our Fellowship Hall. Hosted by the United Methodist Women. ALL WOMEN are invited to enjoy this informal gathering. Refreshments will be provided. FUMC Handbell Department has star ted a Handchimes Class for Home-School Children 1st-5th grades. Please keep this new outreach program in your prayers. Want to ring handbells? Ther e’s a place for you in Chancel Chimes-Introduction to Handchimes Class. See Kelley Clegg Neal to join. FUMC Women’s Retreat 2015 - Sat., Jan. 24 beginning at 10 a.m. ‘til Sunday, Jan. 25 at 11:00 a.m. at beautiful Camp Sumatanga. Come for rest and relaxation with old and new friends, while we study the familiar verses from Ecclesiastes, “For everything there is a season, and a time for everything under heaven….” Cost is $90 pp and includes 3 meals and double accommodations. $50 pp for the day only. Please contact either Kristi Hodge - [email protected], 585-0406 or Shirley Fagan, [email protected] or phone 9157945. Registration and money due by Nov. 9. Today is your last chance to order (Pr iester s) pecans fr om Cir cle 1 for the fundr aiser see the bulletin insert. Thank you for your support.
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