NEWS

We have several methods of communication that are available to our congregation and community. 

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All are welcome for Worship in person this Sunday at 8:30, 9:00, and 11:00am. We encourage you to wear masks and to keep a safe distance between non-family members. If you have had a fever, cough, or contact with anyone with Covid-19, please worship from home. We trust you to make good choices for the physical and spiritual health of your family, and we look forward to worshipping with you in a variety of ways this Sunday. There are several ways you can participate from home. 

1. Listen to our Radio broadcast on KMLB 540AM at 8:30am. 

2. Watch our Contemporary Service at 9am on YouTube Live and our website. 

3. Watch our Tradition Service at 11am on Facebook Live, our website, and on ABC KAQY or CBS KNOE! 

For more info call or text 318-217-8383.


SUNDAY, JUNE 20TH IS OUR “90+ RECEPTION” honoring our members who have been blessed to experience 90 plus years of life. Be sure to walk through the parlor from 10:30-10:50 a.m. to greet these special folks!


OUR 2021 HONORED MEMBERS WHO HAVE BLESSED US WITH 90 PLUS YEARS OF LIFE

Mildred Archer, Edith Braddock, Ernie Bruce, Mary Coker, Virginia Crow, Klien Crow, Ruth Gerson, John Harrel, Ted Holmes, Tommie Hubenthal, Fred Huenefeld, Roy Johns, Jr., Angie Jones, Ralph Karst, Bill Kelly, Baby Loflin, Genevieve McDuff, Joann McLean, Courtney Oliver, Freida Serio, Pat Sherman, Gail Thompson, Marie Wear and John Wilson


PATRIOTIC CELEBRATION - Join us Sunday, July 4 at 9 am and 11 am for our Patriotic Celebration! We will not be having the 8:30 am service on this day and Sunday School will be at 10 am.


ANAPOLE’ GALLERY ART CAMP-June 21-25 from 9am-4pm in the Garden Room. For ages 7-14. Text Kay McDonald 318-235-9629 or Beverly Graham 318-805-2242 to sign up.


SUNDAY SCHOOL MEET AND GREET BRUNCH, Sunday, June 27th at 10am. Held by the Growing in Grace Sunday school class in room 42. For college aged adults through 30’s.


A SURVIVING SUMMER WITH GRIEF AND LOSS WORKSHOP, facilitated by Pam Lavender, Director of Grief for Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, is being heldMonday, July 12th, at 5:30 p.m.in the parlor for those who have lost a loved one.


A WOMEN’S MORNING OF WORSHIP: FREED!Saturday, July 31st from 9am-noon here at First Methodist Monroe. Register at firstmethodistmonroe.com


JOIN US THIS SUMMER FOR VBS on July 19-23. For Pre-K4 thru 6th grade. Registration is open at firstmethodistmonroe.com. Everyone can be a part of Vacation Bible School! Contact Paige Ragan at the church office if you would like to volunteer or go to amazon.com to access our VBS wish list.


A WOMEN’S MORNING OF WORSHIPSaturday, July 31st from 9am-noon here at First Methodist Monroe. Register at firstmethodistmonroe.com


OUR DAYCARE IS HIRING! We are looking for enthusiastic people to work with our children for the summer. Apply in person or online at firstmethodistchurch.com. Must be 18 years or older to apply.


NURSERY WORKERS NEEDED on Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings, and Wednesday evenings. Please contact Paige Ragan in the church office for more info. Must be 18 years or older to apply.

 

CHARIS MARRIAGE RETREAT - July 23-24 here at First Methodist Monroe. Click here to register!

 

CHARIS MEN’S RETREAT is a weekend to worship, pray, eat, and spend time with other Christian men to re-energize your walk with God. Join us August 12-14 at Camp Caney. We will begin Thurs. evening and end Sat. afternoon. The cost is $150. Click here to register!


PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION is open for PreK 3 and 4! Contact our Preschool Director - Cheryl Carr by phone: 318-381-8543 or email: cherylc@firstmethodistmonroe.com for more information.

 

“BE FIT” EXERCISE CLASS is every Wednesday morning at 10am. It’s a one-hour exercise class with fitness instructor, Seth Whiteman, in the Fellowship Hall. Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing and shoes and bring a water bottle and weights.


COFFEE WITH THE PASTORS - We invite guests who want to learn more about First Methodist Monroe, to Coffee with the Pastors on the 3rd Sunday of every month at 10am in the Parlor. Our next meeting will be July 18 at 10am.


Discover Switzerland, Austria, & Bavaria with Passion Play - July 10-19, 2022 with 3 spots left and 2020 guaranteed price for the trip through March 11, 2021. Click here for more information or to register.


“Women of JOY” Conference in Branson, MO, has been rescheduled to Oct.1-3rd, 2021. Ladies, be sure and save these dates!


AFTER SCHOOL CARE is available for 3rd - 6th graders! Monday - Friday from 3 til 5:45pm. Click here to register!


ANNA GRAY NOE SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS cookbook, “It started with an apple...”, is on sale! The cost will be $15 with all profits going to support Anna Gray Noe Sunday School class missions. 


GLORIA GARDEN MEMORIAL BRICKS ON SALE! If you would like to purchase a brick, in memory or in honor of someone, order forms are available in the church office and online at FIRSTMETHODISTMONROE.COM. Bricks are available in 2 sizes, 4”x 8” for $100, and 8”x 8” for $200. All proceeds go toward the maintenance of Gloria Garden. If you haven’t already, go see the amazing work that has already been done in the courtyard!