First Methodist's Weekly Newsletterby None
Q&A and Church Conference
If you want to be a part of the lasting legacy of First Methodist Mansfield, please take this opportunity to attend the final Q&A session on May 6th at 3 pm in the Chapel and the Church Conference, in the Sanctuary, on May 20th, immediately following the 11 am services. Mark your calendars to be a part of this church vote to move into the beginning stages of a capital campaign.
Honoring Debbie Black
Join us this Sunday, May 6th in the 11 am Traditions service to honor Debbie Black and her many years of service to First Methodist Mansfield and our Congregational Care team. During her time on staff, Debbie has met with hundreds of people, provided an immense amount of resources, and shared thousands of prayers. Debbie and Ken will continue to be active members of our church and community. Debbie will also be available in the atrium following the 11 am Traditions service. Please stop by to say thank you, drop off a card, or take the opportunity to write a note to Debbie.
Mission Week Late Registration
Have you signed up for the best week ever?!! Registration is now open for United Mission Week to all adults, middle school students, high school students, and special needs students. Register by TODAY before our late registration begins! For more information, visit the website or email Amanda Hardeman.
Couple's Ministry Date Night
6:30 PM • MAY 4 • THE LOFT
Enjoy getting to know other couples, sharing a meal, seeing real-life stories of the ups and downs of marriage, and being inspired to strengthen your own relationship! For $30, you can enjoy dinner, entertainment, fun, and friends! Childcare will be available. Contact Couple's Ministry with any questions.
Mums for Moms
MAY 5/6 • CONNECTING POINT
United Methodist Women are selling live mums in celebration of Mother's Day. These plants will be placed in all of our worship services on May 12th & 13th. The cost is $15 each, with all proceeds benefiting Feed the Kids for Summer and Metroplex Women's Clinic. Deadline for online purchase is May 6th. For online purchases, please visit our website. For more information, contact Barbara Kesner.
Serving @ First
Are you being called to take the next step and serve within the church? We invite you to join us for one of the next sessions of Serving @ First. This one-hour class prepares you to serve by teaching the basics of our church's mission, direction for spiritual leadership and provides Safe Sanctuary training. Following the class, those seeking a place to serve will receive guidance for next steps. You may register for the class on our website.
Sager Brown Mission Trip
SEPTEMBER 9-14 • REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 4
This trip is designed specifically for older adults. Team members will stay at the United Methodist Sager Brown Relief Depot in Baldwin, Louisiana and will help prepare relief kits for distribution to crisis points throughout the world. No matter where you are in life, you can make a difference! Click here for trip details. If you are interested or want to know more, contact Tina Schramme.