HMUMC Top Ten – October 23
1. THIS SUNDAY – FALL FESTIVAL
Sunday October 27 – 4:30 FXLive – 5:15 Trunk or Treat – 6:00 FXLive
Dress up in your costumes and join us for some fall fun. The kids will enjoy trunk-or-treating, a fun photo booth and two FX Live performances on The Rooftop.
We Need Your Help!
It’s Not too Late! Sign up to Host a Trunk!
We are looking for some more people to host trunks. We are low this year, and need your help! Partner with a friend to host a trunk. Join someone in your small group or life group. Get your teenagers to help you. Just host a trunk! It will be lots of fun, and you will get to see the cutest kids in the county!
2. Honduras Mission Trip Meeting
Interested in going on the Honduras Agalta Valley mission trip on January 25 – February 1, 2014? Please join us for this informational meeting. Contact Kay Lie email@example.com or Michelle Larson firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
3. Women of Grace
HMUMC regularly serves the Women of Grace Ministry in Atlanta by lovingly preparing food once a month at the church, delivering it to Atlanta, and serving the women. We need you and have new groups for food preparation and/or delivery. Please contact Tracey Starkmann at Tstarkmann@comcast.net or 770-312-4344.
4. Big Day of Service
Saturday, November 9 at 9:30am
We hope you and your family will join us to help others in our community.
5. Turkey Bowl
Sunday, November 10th starting at 2:00pm
Join us for the Turkey Bowl! The 3rd Annual Flag Football Tournament will be held on the fields next to The Shed. Start forming your team now! All are welcome to play. All forms are due at the captain’s meeting on Nov 3 at 12:15pm in the Shed.
6. Guatemala Missions Trip Parent & Student Meeting
On November 3 at 11:00am in the Shed, we will have an informational meeting about the Spring Break Mission Trip to Guatemala. If you are interested in participating in this trip, please join us to receive an informational packet and registration form.
7. Ministry Meetings
Farmer’s Market at HMUMC Informational Meeting
Tuesday, October 29 at 7:00pm in Room 351
The Wellness Ministry is excited to announce the start of a Farmer’s Market right here at HMUMC. Those who are interested in serving on the committee (no farmer’s market knowledge necessary!) are invited to attend. more information
Saturday, November 9 at 10:30am
Join us every Wednesday from 6:00pm-8:30pm & Saturday, November 9 10:30am-12:00pm in Modular A-8. Learn how easy it is to make a beautiful quilt for someone in need at our church or in our community! No experience necessary! Contact Diane Johnson.
8. Woman’s Christmas Dinners
December 5 or December 6 at 6:30pm
Celebrate Christmas with your girlfriends! Don’t miss guest speaker, Merry Grayson with entertainment by Melanie Pearson and friends. The cost is $20 per person.
Honduras North Coast Mission Trip Donations
Help support this mission trip by donating summer clothes, soccer, basket and footballs, match box cars, puppets, school supplies, and arts and craft supplies. Donation bins are located by the Rooftop. Or use the link button below to make a Donation to the School Library and for Uniforms. For more information on this trip contact John Boozer at email@example.com.
give now*Sign-in – Choose Giving – Give Now and select the “Other” fund option. Please enter “Honduras Children” in the description.
It’s that time again! Create special memories with your family and bless a child somewhere in the world by making a Christmas Child shoe box. Brochures are available at church. Place shoe boxes in the bin by the elevator by Sunday, November 17.
If you or someone you know may need some help this Christmas, or if you would like to “adopt” a family and furnish Christmas gifts for them, please contact Roger Freeman at 770-271-8855, ext 101 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purchase Thanksgiving dinners for our families who depend on the Food Pantry. Your donation of $35.00 will purchase a complete meal with a turkey and all of the trimmings. Please order online below by Wednesday, November 13 or place a check in the offering plate with “Thanksgiving Dinner” in the memo line.
give now*Sign-in – Choose Giving – Give Now and select the “Food Pantry” fund option. Please enter “Thanksgiving Dinner” in the description.
10. Special Announcements
The HMUMC Preschool was named the 2013 Best Preschool in Gwinnett County! Congratulations to Preschool Director, Jennifer Markham and all of the teachers who make our preschool not only the best in the county, but also a loving place to learn, play and plant seeds of faith.
A special thank you to everyone who stopped by the HMUMC Preschool Ladybug Bazaar. We appreciate your support and donations made to the preschool.
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HMUMC and OOD want to thank everyone so much for your generous involvement in getting the Solomon House successfully up and running. Your donations, service, and prayer towards this mission has created a beautiful safe house that has far exceeded our expectations and is overflowing with the presence of God. Take a look…
See you TONIGHT! Take a look at what is going on…
10/16 Wednesday Night Supper
10/27 Fall Festival
10/28 Women of Grace
11/7 Shepherd’s Needles
11/8 – 11/10 Men’s Fall Retreat
11/9 Big Day of Service
11/9 District Training
11/10 Turkey Bowl
11/13 Thanksgiving Dinners for The Pantry deadline
11/17 Operation Christmas Child Shoebox deadline
11/18 OSS Monthly Meeting
11/18 Safe Sanctuary Class