Weekly Announcements

Large Print United Methodist Hymnals and The Faith We Sing are now available.  They are on the shelf just outside the Sanctuary and you are welcome to pick one up as you enter for worship.  The ushers can assist you! 

 

The Church Office will be closed on Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day.

 

Free Book Table

One Sunday you will find a “Free Book” table in the Gathering Space. There are many Bibles, books on various topics, and Bible cases for you to peruse. Please do not be shy! If you are looking for a Bible of a particular translation, or you have a friend who would like a Bible, or find a book of particular interest, please take what you can use! All the books and Bibles were donated for use by our Faith community.

 

Rev. Leigh Goodrich to be Pastor of Faith UMC starting July 1

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar intends to appoint Leigh Goodrich as pastor of the Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington effective July 1, 2018 subject to fulfilling all of the requirements needed for a successful transition by the pastor and the respective churches affected by the appointment. The appointment will be finalized at the 2018 Annual Conference Session of the New England Conference.  Let us pray for Pastor Leigh and her husband, Gregory, during this time of transition.

 

Pastor Kristabeth’s Last Sunday June 10 – Available for Pastoral Emergencies through June 30

 

Children’s Sunday June 3! 

Theme: “See beyond the clothes:  God does!”

There will be a Potluck Lunch following worship.  Bring a dish to share!

 

Future Trees for Faith Trees Arriving Friday!

Our new oak trees will arrive at the church on Friday morning for planting.   We will need 3-4 people to plant and mulch for each tree. Any who would like to meet me at the church at 9 AM on Saturday morning, or who can stay after the church worship service on Sunday morning, are welcome.  All are welcome to participate, but most especially the youth.

 

FLOCK, our Children’s Church School, will be on summer break from June 10th through the beginning of September. Children of all ages are welcome (and encouraged) to attend worship with their families.  Coloring pages are available at the Children’s Table at the front of the Sanctuary.  The nursery will continue to be staffed throughout the summer (except on the First Sunday of the month).

 

Painters Needed!

The Trustees are looking for volunteers to paint three rooms – two at the parsonage and one at the church. If you enjoy painting, and would like to lend a hand, speak with Beth Williams or Ann DeYoung.

 

Donations of disposable razors and tooth brushes are needed for JUMP (Joint Urban Ministry Project). 

 

Our FUMC Men’s Breakfast takes place the first Saturday of the Month at 8am at Denny’s on Shelburne Rd. All men welcome!

 

Our FUMC Women’s Breakfast takes place the second Saturday of every Month at 9am at Trader Dukes on Williston Rd.  All women welcome!