ANNOUNCEMENTS - Please see the Sunday Bulletin for full information
AV SYSTEM FUNDRAISER: Please prayerfully consider going above and beyond your regular donation, to gift the church with an additional amount that can be given specifically to the AV Upgrade Project. Our goal is $32,000. Please note “Audio/Visual System Upgrade” on your offering envelope or on the check’s memo line. Thank you!
HANDBELL PERFORMANCE: Come support our Handbell Choir on March 3 at 3 p.m., as they perform during the 10th Annual Florida State Handbell Festival, held at First Presbyterian Church in N. Palm Beach.
LINDA FREEZE PERFORMANCE: March 11 at 3 p.m. in the Sanctuary.
YOUNG AT HEART: Join our 55+ ministry on February 25 at 2 p.m. at the Boynton Beach Playhouse to watch Murder at the Howard Johnson’s. See Pastor Parker to purchase your ticket(s) which are $20 each.
CHURCH CLOSING: The church buildings will be closed to everyone on March 22, 23 and 24. Under no circumstances will anyone be allowed access on those days. Please direct questions to one of the Trustees.
FELLOWSHIP DINNER: Mark your calendar for our next Fellowship Dinner which will be March 29 at 5:00 p.m. Tickets will be going on sale soon!
TALENT SHOW: February 24 at 6:30 p.m. (Faith UMC in the Family Life Center). This family-friendly event will be fun for all ages! Come be entertained by the amazing talent. If you have any questions, please contact Nick Koriakin at Nicholas.firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-370-3336.
LUNCH BUNCH: Every Sunday after the second service, a group meetsat a local restaurant to spend time in fellowship. If you would like to participate, please meet at the back of the sanctuary after the service.
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.
OFFERING ENVELOPES: Offering envelopes for 2018 are in the Narthex, ready for you to collect. If you have any questions concerning them, please contact Joanne Ambrosino, Treasurer, at (561) 732-3435 or email@example.com. End year statements are coming in Jan!
ANNUAL OODLES OF NOODLES SPAGHETTI DINNER will be on March 1 at 6 p.m. Everyone from the church is invited to attend this fun event! Tickets will be available soon from the office.
2018-2019 REGISTRATION begins in January, but tours can be scheduled at anytime. Please spread the word to family and friends!
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.
MINISTRY MEETINGSTrustees 2nd Thursday of each month 7:00pm ParlorFinance 4th Thursday of each month 6:30pm Fellowship Hall
Staff/Parish 4th Thursday of each month 6:30pm Historical Room
Admin Council 4th Thursday of each month 7:30pm Fellowship Hall
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.
Pastor-Led Bible Study 11:00am on Wednesdays in the Fellowship Hall
RUTH CIRCLE: Next meeting is Tuesday, March 13 at 10 a.m. in the Agapé Room for devotions and prayer. All are welcome!
SARAH CIRCLE meets Monday, February 19 at 7 p.m. in the Parlor. All women are invited to attend this Bible study filled with food, fellowship and fun. Contact Janie Alpert, Sally Smith or church office for more info.
EVENTS AT FAITH UMC, 6340 W. Boynton Beach Blvd,
CHILDREN’S MINISTRY (3 year olds- 5th grade):
Children’s Choir (5:30 p.m.) & Adventure Club (6-7:30 p.m.)
Adventure Club: Wed 6:00-7:30 p.m. (PreK Building); Contact: Brenda Wood
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 (firstname.lastname@example.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) November 7, 7:00 p.m. (Faith’s Café).
MEN’S MINISTRY BREAKFAST: November 11 at 8:30 a.m. at Faith UMC
YOUNG AT HEART SENIOR MINISTRY (55+) Next meeting date/time TBA
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.