December 2016: Update on Building Project

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Building Project

The Walls Are Up! Now that the walls are up, windows in place, and exterior doors installed, the progress on the new building is more challenging to follow. Recently, the electricians and the company installing the audio-visual systems have completed their rough-in wiring. The insulation and dry wall subcontractors will be doing their work the week of November 27, 2016. We … Read More

December 2016 Happenings

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December Happenings

Upcoming Events for December 2016 First Fridays Friday, December 2, 2016 6:00 p.m. Nursery Children’s Christmas Musical Sunday, December 4, 2016 10:50 a.m. Sanctuary Parent’s Day Out Sunday, December 4, 2016 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wise County United Methodist Men Tuesday, December 6, 2016 6:30 p.m. FUMC Fellowship Hall Administrative Board Meeting Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:00 p.m. Fellowship … Read More

December 2016: Saying Thank You & Goodbye

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Thank you and goodbye

From Associate Pastor Zach and Laura A message from Zach As most of you have probably heard by now, I have been appointed as the Senior Pastor of FUMC Howe. This means that Laura and I will be moving to a new town and a new church. While we are excited about the move and the new possibilities, we are … Read More

December 2016: Healthy Church Initiative Update

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Healthy Church Initiative

Updates from HCI Teams Good work is occurring with our HCI Teams, including visiting other churches in the community to see how things are done in other settings through observation and discussions with other church leaders. In addition, there has been a review of the community-wide survey recently completed. Family Ministries Team has set their top five priorities as developing small groups, … Read More

December 2016: Chrismon Tree

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Chrismon Tree

The Seasons of Advent and Christmas invite a host of beautiful decorations into the worship space of the church. Chrismon trees have become popular in churches, especially when worshippers understand that Chrismons are the most significant part of such a tree. Chrismons (which many folks understand to mean Christ monograms) are decorations that symbolize a variety of theological and biblical … Read More