Announcements

PLEASE CALL THE CHURCH OFFICE FOR LATEST SCHEDULE

LOOKING AHEAD

March 22: Leadership Council Meeting at 12:00 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)

 *SERVERS & GREETERS NEEDED AT 10:00 a.m. Call the office if you are able to help.

Monthly Communion Offering: Every month, the church collects for a special mission. Our February Mission is designated for “Missionary Support for Pastor Chris Jones and family (Africa).” If you would like to donate to this fund, please use one of the pew   envelopes marked Communion.

RUTH CIRCLE: Feb. 11 at 10 a.m. in the Agape Room.  We invite everyone to attend.  Our collection for the following supplies continues and items can be dropped off in the Narthex: travel-sized soap, shampoo and lotion; full-sized deodorant, toothbrush & toothpaste, and disposable razors. Contact Joan Alt with any questions. 561-732-7989.

YOUNG AT HEARTThis ministry group for those aged 55+ meets monthly. Our January event will be determined soon. See Pastor Parker (954-651-2636) for more info.

 Pairs & Spares will meet at 8:45 a.m. and the JOY Class will meet at 9:00 a.m.

UMCOR: The United Methodist Committee on Relief has awarded a solidarity grant to Bahamas Methodist Habitat, the Disaster Ministry of the Bahamas Conference of the Methodist Church. This grant provides immediate, emergency short term funding to     address the basic human needs of those affected by this catastrophic storm. You can join with UMCOR by donating to their disaster response and recovery funds. Thank you for your continued prayers and support. Mark your donations UMCOR or visit UMCOR.org.

 18-2-LIFE: All 18-28 year olds are invited to have pizza with Pastor Wayne Masiker (561-364-5840) Wednesdays from 8:30-9:30 p.m. at Peter Piper Pizza (3961 Jog Rd, Greenacres).

 Wednesday night Women's Bible Study:  Contact Teressa White at tess142@juno.com.

Air Conditioning Replacement : Our next big church project is to replace some of the A/C units, and we are asking for your help in raising the funds for the $25,000 cost.  Should you choose to donate, please note “Air Condition” on your offering envelope.

Stewardship Pledge Cards: Pledge amount to date is $131,498.00. Pledge cards, which are available in the Narthex, will continue to be collected through January. Please prayerfully consider how you are able to financially assist the ministry of your church.

 

 

HOLY HANDS: Meeting times and locations change; please contact Denise Caruso (561-470-5633) for information on the meeting times.

GALAXY ELEMENTARY CONNECTION: We are looking for church members interested in serving Galaxy Elementary through their Reading Program; also, we are collecting new or gently-used shoes and uniform pants, shorts and/or skirts (tan, navy and black only); and new socks and underwear. Items should be children’s size 4 and up. Please contact Pastor Parker (954-651-2632) for more information.

FACEBOOK: Please take a few moments to visit our FaceBook page (https://www.facebook.com/FUMCBB/) and see what is new. The sermons are posted each week, along with other news from the church. 


 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 

There is always a place in ministry for everyone! If you feel led to share your God-given talents, please contact the office. We have openings in the following positions: TECH TEAM- Those interested in helping with our Sunday Morning Services (helping with the sound and screens); Altar Flower Deliveries (to go to our shut-ins); Ushers; Hand Bell and Chancel Choirs; and Youth Group. No experience is necessary as we will train! Please call the office if you are interested.

 ON-GOING GROUPS

 PAIRS & SPARES: meets Sundays at 8:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall and all are welcome.

JOY CLASS: meets every Sunday at 9:00 a.m. in the Parlor for an adult Bible Study.  Everyone is welcome to attend. Contact Janet Fetty with questions.

 WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY: meets every Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the parlor.

LUNCH BUNCH: If you would like to have lunch at a local restaurant, please meet at the front of the Sanctuary after the service.

 

EVENTS AT FAITH UMC, 6340 W. Boynton Beach Blvd,

 

 CHILDREN’S MINISTRY (3 year olds- 5th grade):  Will continue after summer

              Children’s Choir (5:30 p.m.) & Adventure Club (6-7:30 p.m.) RETURNS WHEN SCHOOL BEGINS

             Adventure Club: Wed 6:00-7:30 p.m. (PreK Building); Contact: Brenda Wood  RETURNS WHEN SCHOOL BEGINS

IMPACT STUDENT MINISTRY (6th – 12th grade):    Every Wed night from 6-7:30 p.m. in Faith’s Café. All in 6th grade through 12th grade are invited to join us for food, fellowship and fun! Contact: Wayne Masiker (youthimpact@gofaithunited.org)

LADIES’ SMALL GROUP    Wednesday at 6-7:30 p.m. (Office Bldg.) BIBLE STUDY: “Fresh Expressions: A New Kind of Methodist Church for People Not in Church”       

 WOMEN’S MINISTRY (LIFT)   Call Faith UMC for date & time   

MEN’S MINISTRY BREAKFAST: Call Faith UMC for date & time

HOLY HANDS (SIGN LANGUAGE MINISTRY): If you have an interest in learning sign language, then please join us as we learn together, one song at a time. No knowledge of sign language is necessary! We meet on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., alternating between the two churches. Oct. 17- meeting at Faith in the Pastor’s office. Oct. 24- meeting at First in the parlor. Contact Person: Denise Caruso 561-470-5633.

BLESSINGS & BARGAINS: Faith’s thrift store is the perfect shop to find affordable items! Located at 3032 South Jog Road, Greenacres, they always welcome donations, as well as volunteers. Please contact Ken Danchak at 561-296-9935 with any questions. Store Hours: Tue-Thu, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Fri-Sat, 10:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.