Announcements

Please see the Sunday Bulletin for full information

Jul. 3: Annual Baseball Game at Roger Dean Stadium (See page 4 of 5/27 bulletin for more information)

Jul. 11:  WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY meets Wednesdays at 11 a.m. in the Parlor; but on July 11, instead of in the parlor, there will be a picnic at Pastor Matt’s house (10714 Kathmandu Court, Boynton Beach 33437). You can call Pastor Matt (561-526-3869) with questions.

Jul. 31-Aug. 3: VBS “Rolling River Rampage” (9 to 11:30 a.m.)

-Volunteers Needed– contact Brenda Wood (561-779-7509) for more information.

2018 CHRISTMAS PAGEANT at First Baptist Church of Fort Lauderdale is Saturday, December 1. Contact Tom Bates (678-386-9102) to purchase your tickets: Artist Circle Seats (15 available) cost $65/person, and Main Floor Seats (15 available) cost $48/person. Transportation is available for those interested, for $25/person. (There is no lunch this year.)

 MONTHLY COMMUNION OFFERING: Every first Sunday of the month, the church collects for a special mission. Our July Mission is designated to “Food Pantry” at the CROS Caring Kitchen.  Please mark Communion Offering on your check envelope.

AV System Fundraiser: Our AV Upgrade Project collection continues! To date, we have received $14,216.50 out of the total $32,000 needed. Should you choose to donate, please note “Audio/Visual System Upgrade” on your offering envelope.

LUNCH BUNCH: Every Sunday after the second service, a group meetsat a local restaurant to spend time in fellowship. If you would like to participate, please meet at the back of the sanctuary after the service.

HOLY HANDS: Meeting times and locations change; please contact Denise Caruso (561-470-5633) for information on the meeting times.

GALAXY ELEMENTARY CONNECTION: We are looking for church members interested in serving Galaxy Elementary through their Reading Program; also, we are collecting new or gently-used shoes and uniform pants, shorts and/or skirts (tan, navy and black only); and new socks and underwear. Items should be children’s size 4 and up. Please contact Pastor Parker (954-651-2632) for more information.

2018-2019 REGISTRATION began in January, but tours can be scheduled at anytime. Please spread the word to family and friends!

FACEBOOK: Please take a few moments to visit our FaceBook page (https://www.facebook.com/FUMCBB/) and see what is new. The sermons are posted each week, along with other news from the church. 

 MINISTRY MEETINGS

Trustees                                2nd Thursday of each month      7:00pm     Parlor
Finance                               next meeting in August  4th Thursday of each month       6:30pm     Fellowship Hall
Staff/Parish                        next meeting in August 4th Thursday of each month       6:30pm     Historical Room
Admin Council                  next meeting in August 4th Thursday of each month       7:30pm     Fellowship Hall

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 

There is always a place in ministry for everyone! If you feel led to share your God-given talents, please contact the office. We have openings in the following positions: TECH TEAM- Those interested in helping with our Sunday Morning Services (helping with the sound and screens); Altar Flower Deliveries (to go to our shut-ins); Ushers; Hand Bell and Chancel Choirs; and Youth Group. No experience is necessary as we will train! Please call the office if you are interested.

 ON-GOING GROUPS

Pastor-Led Bible Study 11:00am on Wednesdays in the Fellowship Hall

RUTH CIRCLE: Next meeting is Tuesday, May 8 at 10 a.m. at 10 a.m. in the Agapé Room to hear guest speaker Audrey Chitrala speak about growing up in India as a missionary’s daughter, followed by going out to lunch afterwards. All are welcome!

SARAH CIRCLE next meeting in August. All women are invited to attend this Bible study filled with food, fellowship and fun. Contact Janie Alpert, Sally Smith or the church office for more info.

NEW SUNDAY BIBLE STUDY: On July 8, the JOY Class and Pairs & Spares will be  joining together on Sunday mornings at 8:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall, for a 6-week, DVD-based Bible study on Christianity, Cults and Religions, with former “Bible Answer Man” co-host Paul Carden. Come learn how Mormonism differs from Christianity, the   difference between Suni and Shi’ite Muslims, and how you can effectively share your faith.

 

EVENTS AT FAITH UMC, 6340 W. Boynton Beach Blvd,

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY (3 year olds- 5th grade):

              Children’s Choir (5:30 p.m.) & Adventure Club (6-7:30 p.m.) RETURNS WHEN SCHOOL BEGINS

             Adventure Club: Wed 6:00-7:30 p.m. (PreK Building); Contact: Brenda Wood  RETURNS WHEN SCHOOL BEGINS

IMPACT STUDENT MINISTRY (6th – 12th grade):    Every Wed night from 6-7:30 p.m. in Faith’s Café. All in 6th grade through 12th grade are invited to join us for food, fellowship and fun! Contact: Wayne Masiker (youthimpact@gofaithunited.org)

LADIES’ SMALL GROUP    Wednesday at 6-7:30 p.m. (Office Bldg.) BIBLE STUDY: “Fresh Expressions: A New Kind of Methodist Church for People Not in Church”       

 WOMEN’S MINISTRY (LIFT)   Call Faith UMC for date & time   

MEN’S MINISTRY BREAKFAST: Call Faith UMC for date & time

HOLY HANDS (SIGN LANGUAGE MINISTRY): If you have an interest in learning sign language, then please join us as we learn together, one song at a time. No knowledge of sign language is necessary! We meet on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., alternating between the two churches. Oct. 17- meeting at Faith in the Pastor’s office. Oct. 24- meeting at First in the parlor. Contact Person: Denise Caruso 561-470-5633.

BLESSINGS & BARGAINS: Faith’s thrift store is the perfect shop to find affordable items! Located at 3032 South Jog Road, Greenacres, they always welcome donations, as well as volunteers. Please contact Ken Danchak at 561-296-9935 with any questions. Store Hours: Tue-Thu, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Fri-Sat, 10:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.