January 29, 2013
January Sermon Series, “The Good Life”; Come worship with us 9:00am & 10:30am on Sunday mornings. Everyone is welcome! Pastor Pam Sutherland will be bringing the message on Sunday 2/3.
Sunday Night Connect is exciting time of worship bringing our two worship bodies together. Join us on Sunday evenings at 6:30pm at FUMC Hillsville, Fulcher St.
2013 5 X 5 New Testament Challenge – The reading plan has already started, but, it’s not too late to join in! The group is currently reading Acts. Pastor Ronnie invites you to join him in reading through the New Testament in 2013. It will only take 5 minutes a day for 5 days a week. Log into Facebook and request to join the group, https://www.facebook.com/groups/386682914747739/ or email Ronnie at email@example.com. Reading plans are available in the Lobby at the worship center.
Walk to Jerusalem – This walking program takes us through 12 different countries and cultures in the weeks before Easter. If you would like to be part of the walk, please see the
Faith Nurse, Farrah Vaughn, for more information and to sign up. Like the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Walk-to-Jerusalem/270020696362305
Wonderful Wednesdays at FUMC Hillsville Fulcher Street 5:30pm: Meal by donation
Children 0 – 3: A nursery is provided
Children up to Grade 5: Music, Art & Drama
Tweens Grades 6 – 8: Meet in the Tweens Room
Youth: Meet at OOTBYC on Main Street – Center opens at 6pm
Adults: 6pm Bible Study at Fulcher St with Pastor Ty
Wednesday Night Bible Study with Pastor Ronnie – 6:15pm at OOTBWC. The group is discussing the weekly reading that follows the 2013 5 x 5 Reading Challenge. Bring your bible and join in the discussion.
Monday Morning Bible Study meets at 9:30am at OOTBYC. They have just started a new study:
“Culture Shock”, Responding to Today’s Most Controversial Issues. Jackie & Terri Dunevant will be leading this is a 12 part series. When Carroll County School System is closed or delayed the study will be cancelled for that week.
BeLoved is an event that will be held at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St on Sat 5/4 for girls in 6th, 7th & 8th grade. If you would like to be part of this event, contact Misty Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St on Sat, 2/2 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm.
Crafters for Christ ~ Knit/Crochet/Sewing Ministry – If you can knit, crochet or sew (or you would like to learn) and want to get together and make service projects for others, contact Beth Brooke (336) 953-1293 or email@example.com. The group will be making cards on Sat, 2/2 at 10am at OOTBWC and then deliver the cards to Wheatland on Sat, 2/9 and the college students’ cards will be placed in their care packages.
Congregational Care Meeting will be held on Sunday, 2/3 immediately following the 11am service at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St. All Congregational care leaders are requested to attend. Lunch will be provided.
Financial Peace University is a 9 week biblically based curriculum that teaches people how to handle money God’s ways. The class will be taught by Cort Godwin on Sundays at 4pm at OOTBWC starting with a preview class on 2/3/13 and the first class beginning on 2/17/13. Contact Cort Godwin at 276-733-4761.
UMW – The UMW’s first project in 2013 will be Valentine “goodie boxes” for members, or children of members, who are college students or military within four years of high school graduation. Please turn in names and addresses of anyone who needs to receive a “goodie box” to the church office by February 3rd. You may be a part of this “loving” ministry by making a contribution… snack foods, fast food coupons, highlighters, Chap Stick, or other small items. No canned drinks or other heavy items, please. You may place your donations in the designated RED BOX in the church library at FUMC Hillsville by Wed, 2/6 Don’t have time to shop?… monetary donations to cover shipping costs are welcome! Checks should be made to FUMC UMW and turned in to the church office at FUMC Hillsville.
Friends Unite 4A Miracle cure is helping to raise money for Relay for Life. Please join us Sat, 2/9 at OOTBWC for the Team Take Off Party. There will be door prizes, games, food and fellowship. We will meet from NOON to 3PM and share all the information you will need to be a member of our team. Any questions please contact Cindy Brown 276-733-6228 or on Face Book at
Life in the Spirit Group will meet the third Thursday of each month. The next meeting date is 2/21 at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St. Contact Pastor Pam Sutherland at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Family Fun Night – Sat 2/23 from 4pm until? In the Fellowship Hall at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St sponsored by Leisure Ministry.
Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat – A retreat for post-abortion healing is being held March 1st – 3rd near Floyd. This is a grace-filled Christian retreat. For more information contact Linda confidentially at (540)-525-7513, or RoanokeRachelsVineyard@gmail.com. Visit the website at www.rachelsvineyard.org.
Confirmation Group for youth age 12 will meet each Sunday from 4pm-6pm through 3/10 in the Fulcher St. “Tween Room”. Youth will learn about our faith, and the United Methodist Church through fun activities, crafts, and games. Please contact Pastor Pam at email@example.com for more information or to sign up!
Promoting Church Ministries – Each Sunday, different Ministries are setting up in the lobby at OOTBWC with information about the ministry and signup sheets. If you would like to set up in the lobby and promote your area of ministry, please contact Ronnie Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org or Cathy Sizemore at email@example.com.
Children’s Ministry Needs Volunteers – We are currently offering seven ministry areas each Sunday morning for the children. Please see Patti Holderfield or call 276-236-7812 if you are available to be part of any of the rotations as aides.
Kids’ loft for Children’s Church K-2nd grade- is open during the 2nd service. Also, volunteers are needed. Contact Peggy Burcham at firstname.lastname@example.org or 276-733-6152.
CCMA Food Pantry operates every Thursday from 10 am until noon and the second Saturday each month and volunteers are needed. Please contact Pastor Pam Sutherland at email@example.com for more information.