Please plan to attend the Welborn-Payne Christian Life Conference with Doug Anderson and allow a passion for people and their place in the kingdom of God to spur us on to passion and radical hospitality and welcome. Click for more information and to sign up.
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A 6-Session Study from Lisa TerKeurst
What is the deep cry of your heart? That ache in your soul that keeps you up at night? The prayer you keep repeating? Jesus not only cares about this deep, spiritual wrestling, but He also wants to step in and see you through it. Registration and more info.
In Epic of Eden, Dr. Sandra Richter jumps headlong into the Old Testament to clearly and powerfully communicate a history of God’s redeeming grace, weaving together a story that runs from the Eden of the Garden to the garden of the New Jerusalem. Registration and more information.
Please join us for luncheon as we celebrate FUMC, Lubbock’s 125th Anniversary.
Sunday, October 8, 2017, after 11 a.m. worship service. Please R.S.V.P. and pay for lunch by Sept. 22.
GRAND GATHERING - all services, all together
October 8, 2017, 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary
Sunday School 9:45 a.m.
A 7-SESSION STUDY FROM BEST-SELLING AUTHOR
A decade ago, Priscilla Shirer authored Discerning the Voice of God, and since then God has continued to grow, teach, and challenge her in her walk with Him. This revised and expanded edition reflects that growth through new stories, illustrations, and exercises. Registration and more information.
Join the adult, children and youth ministries in the cul-de-sac. During this time you will be able to enjoy cupcakes from the Cupcake Avenue Food Truck. Our youth choir will provide music and adult and children's ministries will provide you a first look at all of the events of the fall. This will also be your first chance to register for our fall Bible studies.
DANGEROUSLY LOW BLOOD SUPPLY. First United Methodist Church is sponsoring a blood drive in an effort to combat this decline in the blood supply. Everyone is encouraged to give the gift of life at the upcoming blood drive, Sunday, August 20, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Outreach Center. Schedule your appointment at www.bloodhero.com or call Sara Lattimore at 763-4607.
Helping Hands Ministry is a mission at FUMC working to help elderly homeowners make their homes safe and dry. Working in partnership with a local organization, Backyard Missions, Helping Hands Ministry uses a list of homeowners who have applied for assistance and been approved based on financial need. Click for more information and to sign up.
A 6-Session Study from Lisa TerKeurst
What is the deep cry of your heart? That ache in your soul that keeps you up at night? The prayer you keep repeating? Jesus not only cares about this deep, spiritual wrestling, but He also wants to step in and see you through it.
Join Lysa TerKeurst on the streets of Israel to explore the seven I AM statements of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. Click to register.
The youth choir will present a spring concert on Sunday, May 21st in Bowman Chapel. We will sing selections from this past year and will feature vocal solos, duets, and instrumental solos from choir members. We will also recognize 2017 graduating senior, Jacob Nance.
This concert is in preparation for our spring choir mission tour to the Florence, Texas area.
We will read Francis Chan’s book Forgotten God: Reversing our Tragic Neglect of the Holy Spirit and study the role and work of the Holy Spirit. Weekly study questions will be available at fumc.com. Books may be picked up in the education building intersection beginning April 30.
HALF TRUTHS: GOD HELPS THOSE WHO HELP THEMSELVES AND OTHER THINGS THE BIBLE DOESN'T SAY
They are simple phrases. They sound Christian—like something you might find in the Bible. We’ve all heard these words. Maybe we’ve said them. They capture some element of truth, yet they miss the point in important ways. Click for more info and registration.
An 11-Session Study from Beth Moore
Discover God's pursuit of relationship and the unfolding of His earthly plan: How through one nation–and ultimately one man–all people on earth will be blessed. The Patriarchs is a journey through Genesis 12-50. Explore concepts such as blessing, covenant, and promise, and the bearing each has on a New Testament believer's life today.
Begins, Thursday, March 2, 2017
CLC Rooms 106-107
One in a Million
Journey to Your Promised Land
A 7-Session Study from Priscilla Shirer
Every woman is on a journey. In looking carefully at the two Israelites (out of two million) who crossed over the Jordan and into the Promised Land, we find direction for our own spiritual lives. Expect to see God move in miraculous ways in your everyday existence.
Begins Wednesday, March 1, 2017
noon-1 p.m., FUMC Library
Kids Night Out provides a fun, safe night for your kids and a night out for you as parents. All kids, infant through 5th grade, are welcome. Kids Night Out is once a month during the school year. Cost is $12/child or $30/sibling set of three or more. RSVP by the Thursday before each KNO by noon. Space limited.