May 30, 2021
“The Spirit-led Community”
The apostolic Church is a model for our community today.

8:30 am Chapel (in person only)
9:00 am Connexion (in person and live-streamed)
10:10 am Sunday School (in person)
11:10 am Sanctuary (in person, live-streamed and radio)
8:30 am Chapel
In Person
Rev. Bud Reeves
Special Music: “Holy Spirit, Flame and Fire”
Mercy Trahan, Soloist    
Nancy W. Vernon, Organist
9:00 am Connexion
In Person, Facebook Live and YouTube
Rev. Bud Reeves
“All The People Said Amen”
“From The Inside Out”
“Praise The Father Praise The Sun"
11:10 am Sanctuary
In Person, Facebook Live, YouTube, and FM 96.7
Rev. Bud Reeves
Anthem: “My Eternal King ”
Anthem: “May Jesus Christ Be Praised”
Chancel Choir
Gaye Mings, Chancel Choir Director
Nancy W. Vernon, Organist
In Baptist Hospital:
  • Ann Wood
In Washington Regional Hospital:
  • Denise Jones
Sunday, May 30
8:30 am Chapel Service
8:30 am Taking it to the Streets Breakfast
9:00 am Connexion Worship, In Person, Facebook Live and YouTube
10:10 am Sunday Small Groups
11:10 am Sanctuary Worship, In Person, Facebook Live, YouTube & FM 103.5
Monday, May 31
Church Office Closed
Wednesday, June 2
10:00 am Casserole Group
7:00 pm Choir Practice
Arkansas Annual Conference, Hot Springs
Thursday, June 3
10:00 am Casserole Group
7:00 pm College Ministry, Zoom
Friday, June 4
10:00 am Pacesetters
Rev. Roy Beth Kelley will be ordained as an elder in full connection during the opening service of the Arkansas Annual Conference on Wednesday, June 2 at the Hot Springs Convention Center. The service will also be livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube. Watch on Wednesday at 4:30pm by clicking button below.
We celebrate Lucy Gist and her many years of teaching and loving the children at the Weekday School. She is retiring after 23 years of service! May God bless you in your new adventures, Lucy!
Congratulations and blessings to the Weekday School Kindergarten Class of 2021 who celebrated their graduation last Thursday!
Our Goal: $600
167 Tall Kitchen Bags + Large Yard Bags
Fundraiser Dates:
05/28/2021 - 06/04/2021
Contact David Crowell for pick up
(479) 310-0322
Clean out your closets for
1st UMC - Troop 2!

Send a Scout to Camp!

Help our scouts to pay annual fees and summer camp fees.
We Are Collecting
men's, women's and children's clothes, coats, shoes, scarves, handbags, wallets, fashion accessories, ties, belts, backpacks, etc.
Household Textiles
bedding, comforters, blankets, sheets, towels, linen, tablecloths, curtains, pillows, etc.
Please gather clothes and household textiles in bags.
All items must be clean and in sellable condition.
The second of the core courses on the Bible.
Beginning Tuesday, June 8 on Zoom 6:30-8:00 pm

A 6-week overview of the development of the Old Testament Scriptures. It is not necessary to have had the first of the core courses in order to take the Old Testament portion. You will need to get a student book before the course begins.

More information coming the week before start.

Come join us for a great time of learning and discussion about the foundation of our faith!
It is time for some lovin' from the oven!
This month we will deliver cookies to the Firefighters.
Questions? Email or call Gail Oakes 479-459-0479
We will have an in-person VBS kickoff on Sunday, July 18th, where you can pick up your VBS Packet and T-shirt, along with tons of fun stuff for the kids to do! You won't want to miss out on this IN-PERSON event! 
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