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Sunday (8/12/18) – ONE SERVICE                                                               
12th Sunday after Pentecost
Baptism of Jakob Edwin Derschang
9:30 am: Worship Service
9:30 am: Children’s Church (after the Children’s Message)
10:30 am: Wired Word

Monday (8/13/18)
6:30 pm: Boy Scouts (Homer Hall)

Tuesday (8/14/18)
9 am: Bone Builders (Faith Hall)

Thursday (8/16/18)
9 am: Bone Builders (Faith Hall)

Sunday (8/19/18) – ONE SERVICE
12th Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 am: Worship Service
9:30 am: Children’s Church (after the Children’s Message)
10:30 am: Wired Word

 

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION 2018-2019 REGISTRATION:  Registration forms for 2018-2019 are available for all ages.  Please let us know which programs you plan to participate in to help us plan.  We are looking forward to an exciting year in Christian Education here at FUMC!  Sunday School Registration Form 2018-2019

SAVE THE DATE:  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 @ 9:30: Please join us as we kick-off the 2018-2019 Christian Education year!  Children and Youth will have an open house/welcome party on the Lower Level.  Adults are invited to join us for an FUMC Opportunity Fair in Homer Hall.  Before taking part in the Opportunity Fair, we encourage everyone to complete a Spiritual Gifts Assessment at http://www.umc.org/what-we-believe/spiritual-gifts-online-assessment.

SAFE SANCTUARIES: Anyone working with children and at-risk adults needs to complete Safe Sanctuaries training.  We are working towards offering a session at FUMC.  Until then, one is available on Sunday, August 19 at 11:30am at Trinity UMC, 8595 Westmoreland Rd, Whitesboro, NY 13492.  Register by August 13 to jraker@477home.org.  Send you name, church, contact phone number and email.  The class is free.  Please let Kathy Fortner know if you plan to attend.

AUTUMN 2018 CALENDAR: Hard to talk about autumn in the middle of summer but it’s coming and we want to be prepared! Please let the church office know about your building usage dates – when you will be meeting or holding a special event (dates, times and room preferences), the name of your group or event, and a contact person (e-mail and phone #). We want to make sure we don’t “double-book” anything and get the new season running smoothly. Thanks for your help! Request a building usage form at contactus@fayettevilleumc.org or call 315-637-4413.

FAYETTEVILLE FESTIVAL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR FUMC BOOTH: September 15, 12-5.  Sell some pumpkins for our annual fundraiser, meet and greet, chat awhile – help us let the Fayetteville community get to know our church and what we have to offer; plus face painting, balloon twisting, free water, cookie give-away. Volunteers  needed! Please contact the church office.

SUMMER BACKPACK MINISTRYHelp us fill the backpack with items for a man 60 years old; his size is large.

WEEKEND RETREAT, FRIDAY/SEPT. 7 (3:30 pm) to SATURDAY/SEPT. 8 (2:30 pm): Sponsored by the Upper New York United Methodist Men, this weekend event at Sky Lake Camp & Retreat Center in Windsor, NY, is welcoming to couples, men, women and children. The purpose of the weekend is to facilitate rejuvenation in Christ and the Holy Spirit by taking a fresh look at our relationship with the Lord. Guest speakers include Bishop James Swanson, Jr. (Mississippi Conference), Bishop Mark Webb (Upper New York Conference) and Rev. Mark Kimpland (Endwell UMC). The registration deadline is August 12th. Contact skylakecenter.org.