To Love God and All People for the Transformation of the World
RED CROSS HELP NEEDED
SERVE DAY - September 29
METHODIST CREATIVE PRESCHOOL
Currently, Methodist Creative Preschool has openings that we would love to fill; in our 3-year old, 3-day preschool class and our 4-year old, 2-day/3-day/4-day pre-kindergarten classes.
Church families: If you’re looking for family-oriented activities,
Sign up for Cub Scout Pack 101 here at MFUMC!
WORSHIP ASSESSMENT TEAM OPEN CHURCH MEETINGS
FAMILY GAME NIGHT
Wounded Warrior Dog's Project
Mission: The installation of wounded and rehabilitated dogs intends to raise awareness and focus the attention on the sacrifice and needs of wounded veterans. To this end, these sculptures are not for sale but their display is for the purpose of:
· Opening dialogue and encourage psychological healing for veterans and families.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
In July we are collecting School supplies. A collection box is located in the BFLC coat room. If you miss a month, you can drop off that item any month. Contact Kathy Titmuss-Smith (937) 243-0192 with questions.
MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES AND HELP ARE NEAR!
Life in our community has changed over the years with many of our families trying to cope with mental health challenges. The issues are numerous: drug and alcohol, mental illness, kids/teens with high risk behaviors, aging and dementia, relationship difficulties, etc.... Does your family or your neighbor in the community need support, education, resources, or advocacy with any mental health issues?
ROSE TEA RECAP
POWER IN THE BLOOD DRIVE
Thursday, July 26th from 11 AM– 4:30 PM
You can put the power of faith into action and help save a life. How? Give blood! You may schedule an appointment two ways: call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code “FirstUMCMarys”. Blood transfusions are essential for many needs: blood loss in accidents, after surgery, during cancer treatment, blood disease treatment, and after childbirth.
Make Like Lazarus
Come be REFRESHED at Combined Worship Service
Today we celebrate Memorial Sunday. We will honor those members who have passed away in the last twelve months. These whom we honor are dearly remembered by their families and friends and by their church family as well.