First United Methodist Church
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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  May  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.


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prayer requests, church socials, meetings and
any other newsworthy items.
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and asking that you type in
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If you have any questions, you may contact the
church office at 432-943-2516.


Click HERE to view the 2018 Prayer Chain.


If you have a prayer request, please call the

church office at 432-943-2516 or


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


***May 3rd - National Day of Prayer
Sunrise Service at Million Barrel Museum - 7 a.m.
***May 4th - May Friendship Day
***May 11th - Camp registration needs to be in the office
Registration forms are available in the church office
or from Shelby Valdez.
Camp dates are King's Kid's Camp - June 9-11
Ritmo Camp - June 19-23
Music on the Mountain - July 9-14
Promise Seeker's Camp - July 10-14
***May 13th - Mother's Day
***May 14th - District pot luck supper & fellowship
Fellowship Hall - 6 p.m.
Churches from the surrounding area will come
together for a meal, fellowship and discussion
of how to be in mission as a group in this area.  
Everyone is invited.  Bring a dish and come
be a part of this discussion.
***May 20st - Senior Sunday
There will be a potluck luncheon following the 
worship service honoring the seniors.  The meat
and dessert will be provided by the junior parents.
Everyone is welcome.  There are baskets in the cry
room for gifts for the seniors.
***May 26th - Graduation
Bible Study - Tuesdays from Noon to 1 p.m.
Parcels of Hope - Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Youth- Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall

Parcels of Hope
610 S. Alice, Monahans
May 21st and 24th from  11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
$10 each
*Chef Salad
*Chicken Salad on Croissant with Fruit
*Baked Potato with Butter, Sour Cream, Cheese & Bacon Bits
(Drink and dessert included with each meal)
Call 432-943-2516 or 432-325-8408 to place delivery orders by May 17th
Will deliver 5 or more plates in Monahans only from 11:00 - 12:30

The women of the church will be cooking for the
Rotary meetings to be held during the noon hour on
Wednesdays.If you are interested in helping cook and
service the meal, please call the church office at 943-2516.   Thanks.  

Our next meeting day will be on Sunday, May 20th
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 






The 2017-2018 school year began 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  







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.