SIGN UP FOR ALPHA COURSE TODAY: Alpha is a basic Christian education course that is relaxed, low key, friendly and fun! There is a meal together at the beginning of each session. Then we listen to a DVD presentation and have discussion afterwards over a delicious dessert. Listen, learn, discuss and discover. And ask anything about the Christian faith. Alpha will meet on Thursday evenings at 6:00 p.m. at His Place in South Campus beginning January 14. The course is free - donations are accepted to cover the cost of meals - and free childcare is available with pre-registration. Please register today at the Information Center.
SAFE SANCTUARIES training will be held on January 16 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon in the Children’s Chapel. If you volunteer with children or youth in any capacity please plan to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.
ARE YOU NEW TO FIRST METHODIST? Join us on Sunday, January 17 at noon in classroom 106 for “Pizza With The Pastor”, an orientation meeting for those new to First Methodist. Please be our guest for a pizza lunch as Pastor Chris and ministry staff will be there to welcome you and answer any questions you may have.
“MISERY LOOKS BEHIND, BUT JOY MOVES FORWARD” is the message that Camie Easton will bring to our congregation on Tuesday, January 19 at 7:00 p.m. We welcome Camie’s return as she shares her testimony on how it is possible to walk IN CHRIST and experience His never ending riches, even after our lives were drastically shaken. All are invited to attend and a love offering will be taken.
CONFIRMATION 2016 for all students eighth grade or older will begin on January 20 with a Parent/Student Information Night at 6:30 p.m. at His Place and then Confirmation classes will be held on Wednesdays from 5 - 7:00 p.m. at His place fromFebruary 3 through April 6. Please make sure your student is listed and registered on our roster at the Information Center.
JOINFEST 2016: Church membership is worth celebrating! If have you would like to learn more about becoming a member of First Methodist, please plan to attend JoinFest on Friday night, January 22. We’ll meet at His Place (South Campus) from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Dinner and nursery care will be provided with RSVP. Sign up at the Information Center.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS are held in the Quiet Room on various Saturday evenings after the service and again on Sunday mornings from 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
NEW COFFEE MUGS NOW AVAILABLE - Colorful mugs capture the beauty of our church and the Spirit of our Mission. Makes a great gift. Purchase a mug and fill with Premium Coffee for $5. Mugs are now available for purchase at Common Grounds.