First United Methodist Church
Friday, November 17, 2017
Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors.
 
                  
   
   

 

 

Welcome to First United Methodist Church    
600 S. Alice, Monahans, Texas 79756, (432)943-2516
 

 Open Hearts.  Open Minds.  Open Door


 Click HERE to read the October newsletter.  After clicking on the link, the file will be located at the bottom left-hand corner of your browser page.  Click the file to open the newsletter.

 
 
 

 
 
 
Stay in touch with what's happening at FUMC
by signing up to receive text messages!  
 
Just follow these easy steps, and you will be
signed up to receive one-way messages 
notifying you of special programs,
prayer requests, church socials, meetings and
any other newsworthy items.
 
  
 
1.  Open a new message.  In the To:  window, type the numbers 81010
 
2.  In the message window (next to the camera icon), type the phrase @fumcmo
 
 
You should receive a text telling you that you have been
added to FUMC Monahans' group
and asking that you type in
your full name.  
 
 
If you have any questions, you may contact the
church office at 432-943-2516.


 
 
 
 
 
 

Click HERE to view the 2017 Prayer Chain.

 

If you have a prayer request, please call the

church office at 432-943-2516 or

email fumc_monahans@yahoo.com

 
 
The LORD is near to all them that call on him, to all that call on him in truth.
Psalms 145:18
 

 
 
 

Click HERE to see when your team is scheduled to count.

 
 
Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together,
running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be
 
measured back to you.”
 
Luke 6:38
 
 

CURRENT & UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Oct. 14th - Bishop In Odessa at First United Methodist Church at 10:00 a.m.

Oct. 17th - Charge Conference in the Chapel - 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 20th - Parcels of Hope fundraiser - 4:00 p.m.  - 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall
Oct. 27th - 28th - UMW Annual Meeting at Odessa First
Oct. 29th - Fall Festival from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Nov.         - Community Thanksgiving Service (TBD)
Nov. 26th - Hanging of the Greens after Worship
Dec. 2nd - Chili Market from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Convention Center
Dec. 24th - Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at 7:00 p.m.
 

 
 
 
           
 
 
Our next meeting day will be on Sunday, October 15th
 
And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name
of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. 

Colossians 3:17 

 
                                              

 
 

 

CDO

 

The 2017-2018 school year will begin on August 31st.

Please click on the Children's Day Out Link for more information. 

 

 

The office doors will be locked from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for the safety 

of the children. If you need in the building, please ring the door bell and

Frances will let you in.

 
 
 
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the 
kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
 
Matthew 19:14

 


 

     

Youth meetings will resume this fall

in the Fellowship Hall.  If you are interested in providing

a meal for the youth, please contact Shelby Valdez,

Gloria Fambro or the church office. 

 
Please click on the Youth Ministries page for more information.
 
 
Since my youth, God, you have taught me, and to this day I declare your marvelous deeds.
 

Psalm 71-17

  


 

Local UMW meetings will be called when necessary. 

  

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.

 Deuteronomy 6:5  
 

 

  

 PARCELS OF HOPE

 

 

The Parcels of Hope fundraiser is an indoor tailgate party.

They will be serving Poor Man's soup of chili with cornbread

or crackers, a cupcake and tea or coffee.  The cost is $8.00

and will be served from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  You can dine in

or take out.

 

Hours of Operation 8 am  - 1 pm each Wednesday
Director - Myrt Ostrowsky
 
Please click on the Parcels of Hope link at the top of this page to learn more
about the program.       

                                                                    

 

     

 
 

 

The third time he said to him, “Simon son of John, do you love me?” Peter was hurt because Jesus asked him the third time, “Do you love me?” He said, “Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Feed my sheep.

 
John 21:17
 
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
 
Matthew 25:35

                                                                                                                         


                                                       

 

    

 

Do you like the monthly bulletin boards?
   
Would you like to participate?  We welcome your ideas and creative
approaches to enrich our daily connection to Christ.  We are open to
all ideas with a religious connection.
  
Pick a month!!
  
Call Frances at the church office (943-2516) to volunteer. 
Large sheet paper is available, and Frances would be happy
to assist you if desired.