Happy Monday, FUMC family!
We have a lot going on in the next few weeks so stay tuned to our weekly blog. We want our congregation to be as engaged and involved as possible. We are still laughing at our 4th grade crew doing the Lost Coin/Sheep Mannequin challenge! Look for the video on our social media or click this link https://youtu.be/YAV7D7ZtrDA
We are partnering with Stop Hunger Now. This organization helps end world hunger and we want YOU to be a part of it. We are packaging 35,000 meals in one day, Saturday, January 29th, from 2-4pm and we need you to help us! All ages are invited. This is a great way to build our community and give back all at once. Let us know if you will be there: firstname.lastname@example.org or feel free to just show up ready to volunteer!
YOUTH upcoming events:
DNOW is coming up SOON! January 27-29th. Sign up deadline is TODAY! It will be hosted at the City Retreat.
BigStuf Beach Camp is happening July 9-13th. MAKE SURE TO SIGN UP by January 30th, one week from today.
Don't forget about our Sunday Night Live from 5-7pm and small groups on Wednesdays from 5:45-7pm! We would love to see you and get to know you better, and if you don't have a small group we can find you one!
Wednesday mornings at 6:30am we gather at Starkville Café for Prayer Breakfast! We encourage you to join us.
Sunday school begins at 9:55am to Learn the Essentials. We meet in the youth room.
Follow us: @StarkvilleYouth on twitter and FUMC Starkville Youth on Instagram
Text us: @sfumcyouth to 81010
PARENTS this is all for you! (Children's Ministry)
Students & Parents Learning Together
Do you have a 9-12th grade student? For Sunday School this semester we'll be going through The Absolute Basics of the Christian Faith. An awesome book & video study. In order to make this study more effective we are inviting parents to follow along with their student by purchasing a discounted book from Youth Office. Book cost $10. We'll also provide a link so you can watch the videos at home together. Email me (email@example.com) if you would like a link to the videos.
Parents Night Out is happening and you don't want to miss this! Friday, February 10th, from 6:30-9:30pm in the Connection building. Come and drop your children off ($5 per child) for up to three hours. The children will have pizza, cookies, playtime, and fellowship.
(FUMC members register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: child's name, ages, parent's names, emergency contact info, and special needs or allergies.
Early Bird registration has opened up for Camp Lake Stephens and the deadline is April 7th. Get your children signed up to receive $50 (for mini-camp) and $75 (for full camp) from our church! If you need more information about this, contact email@example.com.
Easter Egg Hunt & Photos with the Easter Bunny will be held Saturday, April 15th, at 9:00am in the Christian Life Center.
VBS will be held June 18-21, get ready for a big time learning about Jesus ALL WEEK!
We hope everyone has a great week! Let us know how we can be praying for you. We believe in the power of prayer and we want to see God move in our community. Email us with requests through our contact page.
The FUMC Staff