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New Member Class

August 14th, 21st & 28th
6 pm ~ Room 105, BLC 

Our pastors will be your guides and share with you how membership can bless you tremendously with new friends, new connections to the church, and new vistas for our spiritual growth. Please call the church office at 878-1155 to reserve a seat in this group of journey mates.

Childcare provided upon request.

DISCIPLE I:

Sept.9–Nov.25; Jan.6–Mar. 23, 2020; (Mondays, 6:30 pm)

Facilitators: Elisa Groendyke & Pat Orlandi

TOPICS: Genesis thru Revelation

DISCIPLE II:

Aug.27–Oct.15, Nov.5-Nov.26; Jan.7–Mar.24, 2020

(Tuesdays, 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm)

Facilitator: Rad Orlandi

TOPICS: Genesis & Exodus; Luke & Acts of the Apostles

Sign up on the Attendance Form in the bulletin on Sunday

or call the church office at (772) 878-1155

Student manuals are available from Cokesbury.com; each course has TWO manuals (on sale now for approx. $13 each) for Old Testament and New Testament sections.

 Questions? Contact Rad Orlandi: rorlandi@aol.com

or call the church office.

 

 

Texas RoadhouseBring your church bulletin to Texas Roadhouse on Peacock Blvd in St. Lucie West on any Sunday and they will make a 10% donation to our church. This is a great way to raise a  little bit extra for the church.

 Ministering to Seniors – Our Lay Servant Ministry holds a worship service each Monday at 11:15 am at the WaterCrest Senior Living facility in St Lucie West. We would love to have you join us at 11 am. For more information, call Bruce Kitson at (561) 876-6423. 

   Seeking Safety Team Members

Are you are a first responder, military member or dedicated parishioner willing to make a recurring service commitment during weekly worship services and special events? Are you observant, calm during an emergency, and physically able to walk or stand for extended periods of time – inside or out? Then the Safety Team is looking for you!! Contact Leo Ferreira via email at fridayjo80@gmail.com. **Background check will be required**

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God. Matthew 5:9

 

                                                 ATTENTION AMAZON SHOPPERS

Amazon will donate .5% of eligible sales when we use smile.amazon.com for our online purchases. Your participation will benefit the church at no additional cost to you. Here  is the link directly to our account:

                                       https://smile.amazon.com/ch/59-0954425

Anyone who has lost a loved one is invited to meet on the first Monday of the month at noon to share a potluck luncheon in Room 101 of the BLC. Call Karol Johnson for more information. The next meeting will be September 9th!

 

The UMM meet the first Saturday of the month at 8 am in Room 101 of the Beacon Life Center. We would love to have more men of the congregation participate.  The next meeting will be held on September 7th!

Feeding Ministry – Since 1997 FUMC has been preparing hot meals on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month in our church kitchen; they are picked up and transported to Avenue D in Fort Pierce and served by members of our church and other churches.  For more information, contact Stephan Lambert.  Our next date is July 18th.

 Tuesdays, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The First United Methodist Church Food Pantry is a joint venture by the congregation of First United Methodist Church and the Treasure Coast Food Bank. This is an “Emergency Food Bank”. Our goal is to be able to help our neighbor families with food to get them through a rough time or an emergency situation.

 Need a Ride?

If anyone needs a ride to and/or from the 11 am service on Sunday please let us know. The bus will pick you up from your home and drive you back after the service at no cost. If you are interested please call the church office at 878-1155.

 

W.H.Y. MINISTRY

We Help You

The WHY volunteers are available to provide in-home meals during difficult times, such as illness, recovering from a hospitalization or nursing home stay, following the loss of a family member, or while experiencing a family crisis. If you, or someone you know, could use this help, please call Dawn Ginter.