After Hours Wednesday - March 20


Served in the Fellowship Hall $7 for adults and $5 for children ages 3 to 10 with a $24 family maximum. 

Menu: Spaghetti, bread, salad, and dessert.


Reservation deadline - Tuesdays at noon.


GROWING YOUR PRAYER LIFE - Led by Pastor Lynn Malone. Held in Room 17 (Anna Gray Noe Classroom). 

THE BOOK OF LUKE - Led by Pastor Johnny Hankins. Held in the Fellowship Hall. 

WOMEN OF WEDNESDAY - Lisa TerKeurst study led by Megan McClanahan. Held in the Garden Room. 

MEN’S GROUP - Personal Holiness led by Pastor Shawn Hornsby. Held in Room 12 (Generation Hope Classroom). 

DAVE RAMSEY’S FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY - Led by Justin Mailhes. Held in Room 42 (Across from Fellowship Hall). 

RISE LIFE (7TH - 12TH GRADE) - Upstairs Youth Area.

BRIDGE (4TH, 5TH & 6TH GRADE) - Meet in the K2 Room. 

KID’S KINGDOM (K - 3RD GRADE) - Meet in the K2 Room.

NURSERY - Provided for ages 6 weeks to 4 years. 3 and 4 year olds participate in their own Bible lesson and activities. All nursery children meet in the 3 year old classroom. (Across from the K2 Room)

IT’S TIME TO ORDER EASTER LILIES! If you would like to place an Easter lily ($10 each) in the church in memory or in honor of someone or if you would like to donate to Easter Beauty, you may do so by stopping at the box in the Great Hall & filling out an order form. You can also order online at FIRSTMETHODISTMONROE.COM/LILIES. 

WE ARE COLLECTING plastic Easter Eggs & candy (no chocolate please) for the Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20 at 10am. Please drop your eggs in one of the boxes located in the Great Hall. 

ULM WESLEY FOUNDATION’S ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT will be held Friday, April 5 at Frenchman's Bend in Monroe. Tee time is at 1:30pm. The cost is $400 for a team of four or $100 per individual. Sponsorship opportunities are also available! For more information, contact Meredith Brooks at 318-278-4186 or All proceeds will support the ULM Wesley Foundation's mission of investing in a new generation of Christ-followers and a summer mission to Mexico. 

BRIDGE 5TH SUNDAY ACTIVITY (4, 5, 6th Graders) Spring with us at Altitude, Sunday, March 31 from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Cost is $18 per person. Meet at Altitude & don’t forget to bring a friend. 

SENIOR RECOGNITION SUNDAY is April 28! If you know a graduating senior please submit their information to Natalie Johnson at by April 15 with the following: name, high school, plans after graduation if decided, and picture. 

WOMEN OF JOY "Deeply Rooted" Christian Conference for Women, September 5-8, 2019, in San Antonio, TX, with a visit to Fredericksburg. Cost - $375 which includes three (3) nights lodging (double occupancy), conference fee, materials, and transportation. RSVP to Nannette Flowers with a non-refundable deposit of $100 with check made payable to FUMC and roommate's name in the memo. 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help answer and route phone calls at the church office so that all of our staff can fully participate in meetings and trainings needed for their jobs. If you could spare a few hours please contact Stephanie to see if your gifts can fill our needs. 

MOM’S IN PRAYER study Igniting a Passion to Pray, has been postponed until further notice. 

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tickets for 7:30 p.m. March 21, 22, 23 and 2:00 p.m. March 24 performances at ULM Brown Auditorium are available from Nannette Flowers for the church group rate of $10 per person. Make check payable to FUMC and state the preferred performance date in the memo. 

INTERESTED IN JOINING FUMC MONROE? Our next First Connection Class will be April 14 at 10:00 a.m. in the Bride’s Room, located on the hallway leading into the Sanctuary. The first step to membership at FUMC Monroe is to attend First Connection. Call the church 325-7335 office to register.

TEXT-TO-GIVE IS AVAILABLE! Text any amount to 84321 to give. For more info go to FUMCMONROELA.ORG/GIVE