October 21, 2018

No Youth Tonight

Youth will NOT meet tonight due to Fall Break. Have a fun and safe time with your families!

Youth@Work: Care Kits

Do you ever see someone in need on the side of the road and you don’t know how to help? On Wednesday, October 24, we will be packing Care Kits for our those in need in our community. Please bring in any of the following items by this afternoon, October 21. You can put them in the labeled tub in the Youth Area or in the breezeway: socks, deodorant, chapstick, toothbrushes, toothpaste, tissues, envelopes, stamps, notepads, pens, washcloths, soap, shelf-stable packaged foods.

Listening Sessions

The Tennessee Conference delegation to General Conference 2019 will host Listening Sessions to hear from you as they prepare to attend the Special Session of General Conference in St. Louis on February 23-26. Today, October 21, 3-5pm, a Session will be held at Donelson Heights UMC, Nashville, and is open to everyone. Another opportunity will be Sunday, October 28, 3-5pm, at Martin Methodist College. Please note: this is NOT a presentation, but rather an opportunity for YOU to express your opinions and concerns as well as to pray with delegation members.

Youth@Work: Care Kit Assembly

Join us Wednesday, October 24, 5-7pm for dinner and a time of service as we assemble our Care Kits.

Pancake Breakfast

The Lions Club will host a Pancake Breakfast in our Fellowship Hall on Saturday, October 27, 7-11am. All proceeds will benefit Meals on Wheels.

Still Needed!

If you would like to decorate your trunk or donate candy, please contact Christina at Candy may be dropped off any time in the children’s ministry office. 


Trunk or Treat

Come dressed in your best costume for trick or treating, games, and fellowship. Bring a donation for GraceWorks for an extra treat!

All Saints Sunday

We will be remembering the saints who have gone before us on November 4. If you would like your loved one who has passed away listed in the bulletin, please let the front office know by Tuesday, October 30.

Bread Ministry

If you are interested in helping to make bread for our visitors, please let Barbara Belden know.

Charge Conference

All are invited to our annual Charge Conference on Sunday, November 4, at Bethlehem UMC, 2419 Bethlehem Loop Rd, Franklin.

Red Cross Blood Drive

Give blood and help save lives. On Thursday, November 14, 1:15-7:15pm in the Fellowship Hall, we will host a Red Cross Blood Drive. Please make an appointment at Streamline your donation experience and save up to 15 minutes by visiting to complete your pre-donation reading and health history questions on the day of your appointment.

Recognition of Veterans

On Sunday, November 11, we will recognize the veterans in our church family. If you have not done so already, please send your loved one’s name and branch of service to the front office by Tuesday, November 6.

Attention Leadership!

The Finance Committee will be putting together the budget for 2019. Please put in your request to by Tuesday, November 20.

Front Office Closed

Chris will be out of the office October 26-29.

UMW and GraceWorks

The items for October are combs and brushes and Fuel Bag items. Please leave them in the GraceWorks box in the breezeway or in the basket in the foyer.

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