Updated May 24, 2017
Teacher Appreciation Sunday
This Sunday, we recognize our Sunday School Teachers at the 9:00 service.
Carter Bloodcare Drive, Sunday, June 4th, 8:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.
The Carter Bloodcare Bus will be at Aldersgate UMC in the circle drive on June 4th, between 8:30a.m. and 12:30p.m. We encourage everyone to give blood if you are able. For question please contact Steven Sutor at 214-725-6737.
Children's Ministry (Aldersgate Reaching Kids)
Maker Fun Factory VBS, Register Today!
All 5 year olds thru 5th graders (who have completed 5th grade) are invited to spend a week at the Maker Fun Factory where we will find out how we are Created by God and Built for a Purpose! The week will be filled with fun games, experiments, music, bible stories and yummy snacks. We will end the week with a guest appearance by Professor Branius! VBS is June 12th thru the 16th from 9am to 12noon. You can register on-line at aumchurch.org or pick up a registration form at the VBS display in the church narthex. Registration will end on June 4th. Invite your friends for a fun week of making memories that will last a lifetime! Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
VBS Volunteers and Supplies Needed!
If you are not able to help during the week of VBS, there are a few ways you can help out: We need empty clean tin cans (10-15oz. size) for a craft project, monetary donations for snacks and scholarships, or pick-up some VBS postcards from our VBS display and invite your friends and neighbors to VBS! You can leave your donations at the VBS display in the church narthex. Thank you in advance for your help! Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
VBS Volunteer Meetings
We will have a VBS Volunteer Meeting on June 8th at 7pm in room 110. Nursery will be available upon request. Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
Joyful Voices and KOOL Club
Joyful Voices and KOOL Club are on break for the summer. Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
Youth Ministry (see AYM News for more)
Sunday Night Youth will not meet this Sunday due to the Memorial Day Holiday.
Please join us on Sundays for dinner and worship from 5:30-7:30pm. For questions, please contact Aaron Logan.
Wednesday Nights MYX (Methodist Youth For Christ), 5:00 - 8:15p.m.
Join us Wednesday night for Hangout from 5-7 and MYX from 7-8:15. We will not meet on May 24th. For questions please contact Aaron Logan.
Youth Mission Trip Supplies Needed
The youth are in need of some painting supplies for our mission trip!! We would appreciate donations of any of the following items. These items will be needed by June 4th. Roller Trays with Rollers, New Paint Brushes 2", New Paint Brushes 4", Drop Cloths for Painting, Empty Coffee Cans or Other Containers for Paint, and
Women’s Small Group, Room 111
The Saturday Morning Women’s Small Group is currently studying “The Gospel of John”. They meet every first and third Saturday of the month at 10:00am in Room 111. Please Contact Anita Oakley or Ruth Van Zandt for questions.
Men’s Tuesday Night Bible Study, 7:00 – 8:00p.m., Room 118
The Men’s Tuesday Night Bible Study group is completing a study on 1st Samuel. All men are invited to join us on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:00pm in room 118. Please contact Bart Mahnken if you have any questions.
Wednesday Morning Men’s Bible Study, 6:00am, Room 111
The Men's Wednesday Morning Bible Study is covering Revelation. Please join us for a great study. We are meeting in room 110.
Have you taken a stroll through The Giving Garden lately? Our spring and summer crops are growing abundantly and the gardeners donate half of their harvests to Christian Community Action and AUMC’s Food Share. www.givinggardenofcarrollton.org
Food Share - May 27th, 8:30am
Food Share is a ministry that delivers groceries once a month to senior citizens in our neighborhood. Our next Food Share is scheduled for May 27th, 2017 starting at 8:30am in the narthex - don't forget to mark your calendar so that you can join in on the fun! In addition, Food Share always welcomes your canned food donations; just drop them in the wicker baskets near the church entryways.
Need a Helping Hand?
Honey Dudes is a service that helps senior citizens, widows, singles, the unwell, and military spouses of deployed soldiers with help around the house such as repairs or chores. We are here to help you! Request the help of a Dude by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Bart Mahnken.
Open Arms is a monthly ministry at Aldersgate which provides a Saturday afternoon of care and fun for adults with special needs and a time of respite for their caregivers. If you would like more information on becoming a participant or helping out with this ministry, please contact Gail Darden or Barbara Townley-Cochran.