Updated April 12, 2017
"The Last Supper" Presentation, Thursday, April 13th at 7:00pm
Please invite your friends to join us for a presentation of "The Last Supper". If you have any questions, please contact Blanche Farnam.
Good Friday Service, Friday, April 14th, 7:00p.m.
Please join us Friday, April 14th at 7:00pm for our Good Friday Service. We look forward to seeing you.
A Community Event
Resurrection Sunrise Service @ The Giving Garden; Easter Sunday, April 16 at 7:00 am.
WOW Sunday School Class Annual Easter Bake Sale, April 15
The WOW Sunday school class will be sponsoring an all-church bake sale during the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 15th. All porceeds will benefit the "Open Arms Ministry" this year. Any donations of baked goods are welcome. Please bring them to the narthex at 9:00am on April 15. For questions please contact Anita Oakley .
Church Decorations for the Easter Season, April 15th at 9:00am
We need volunteers on April 15 to decorate the Giving Garden Fence and the Sanctuary for the EAster season. We will meet at the church from 9:00am to noon. For questions, please contact Blanche Farnam.
Wednesday Nights MYX (Methodist Youth For Christ), 5:00 - 8:15p.m.
Children's Ministry (Aldersgate Reaching Kids)
Joyful Voices and KOOL Club will not meet on Easter Sunday.
All 3rd-5th graders are invited to join us next Sunday at 5:30 for Joyful Voices & KOOL Club. Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
Easter Egg Donations Needed!
Aldersgate will host their Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15th at 10am. We are in need of Easter Egg donations (filled with wrapped candy or toys-please tape shut) for our hunt. A donation basket will be in the church narthex for donations. Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions. Thanks for helping us reach out to the community with Christian love.
Save the Date, Maker Fun Factory VBS is June 12th-16th!
All children 5 years thru 5th grade are invited to join us for a fun week discovering how we are Created by God and Built for a Purpose! VBS will be June 12th thru the 16th from 9am to 12noon. A special appearance from Professor Branius on Friday will conclude our week. Register online. Contact Cindy Carlisle with questions.
Youth Ministry (see AYM News for more)
Sunday Night Youth will not meet on Easter Sunday.
Please join us next Sunday for dinner and worship from 5:30-7:30pm. For questions please contact Aaron Logan.
Join us Wednesday night for Hangout from 5-7 and MYX from 7-8:15. For questions please contact Aaron Logan.
"Bible and Coffee" Study, Tuesdays 10:00am in room 110
Please join us for a Bible Study called "Bible and coffee”. This study is taught by Aaron Logan on Tuesday mornings at 10:00am in Room 110. The next study is an 8-week study using Mike Slaughter's book, "The Renegade Gospel". This Study is open to everyone. Come ready to read the Bible, drink some coffee, and enjoy a donut. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday!
Women’s Thursday Evening Bible Study, 6:45pm, Sanctuary
Our next Bible Study will be based on Priscilla Shire's "One in a Million". We will begin on March 23rd and go through May 11th. We will not be meeting on Thursday, April 13th due to "The Last Supper" presentation. We would love to have you join us and feel free to bring a friend. Please contact Cindy Branson if you have questions or would like more information.
Women’s Small Group, Room 111
The Saturday Morning Women’s Small Group is currently studying “Christianity and World Religions,” a video series by Adam Hamilton. We 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.
The Big Event Was a Huge Success!!
A BIG Thank You to Hebron High School National Honor Society, Hebron High School Band, Arbor Creek Middle School National Junior Honor Society and AUMC Volunteers for participating in The Big Event last Saturday! The hard work, energy, and enthusiasm of these fine students helped to totally transform our church and The Giving Garden.
Did you know that The Giving Garden, Carrollton’s first community garden, is located on Aldersgate’s property? Last year, we donated over a ton of organic produce to Christian Community Action and Food Share to help people in need in our community. Our spring crops are planted and we are hoping to exceed last year’s donation record! www.givinggardenofcarrollton.org
Food Share - April 29th, 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 April 29th, 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. We are in need of corn, peas, green beans, soup, mac & cheese, and tuna.
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 email@example.com 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. For more information, please contact Gail Darden or Barbara Townley-Cochran.