THIS WEEK'S ACTIVITIES
                   WEEK  OF   January 19, 2020
  Monday          
             
  Tuesday          Main  Street Food Pantry opens, 1-3 P.M., located @ 115 N.  Main  Street, Fortville, IN 46040                                                                                                                
                              Tuesday Evening Bible Study , 6:00 P.M., Fireplace Room
                                                            Wednesday    
                                                         
                                                            Thursday          Women's Thursday Morning Bible Study, 9:30 A.M.,  Fireplace Room
                                                                                         Handbell Practice, 6:00 P.M.  
                                                                                      
                                                                               
                                                             Friday               Sunday School Party, 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Friendship Hall
                                                         
                                                             Saturday       
             
                                                             Sunday             10:00 A.M. WORSHIP -January 26,2020   Sermon:   "Following Jesus"   (Ecumenical Sunday)
                                                                                         The Gospel:     Matthew 4:  12-23   
                                                                                         Fortville Ministerial Council (ecumenical-churches together in Fortville) community worship service at Mount Vernon High                                                                   School auditorium on January 26, 6:00 P.M.
                                                                                         Next Sunday Service-February 2, 2020   Rev. Glenn Howell preaching Lectionary focus on Beatitudes - (Scripture might be different)
                                                                                         Gospel:  Matthew 5: 1-12       
                                                                                         Following Sunday Service -February 9, 2020   Sermon "Release God's Light"  (Doing good works for Jesus)   The Gospel:  Matthew 5: 13-20                                                                                                                    Sunday Service - February 16, 2020   Sermon  "Are You With Me" (Standing with Jesus even when it's tough)  Scripture:  Psalm 119: 1-8
                                                                                         Sunday Service - February 23, 2020  Sermon "God's Glory and Us (Transfiguration story -How to interpret difficult Bible passages)  The Gospel:                                                                                                             Matthew 17: 1-9

Our Food Pantry will be open every Tuesday each month from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

JANUARY 2020
Please join the Fortville Ministerial Council (ecumenical-churches together in Fortville) for their community worship service at Mount Vernon High School auditorium on January 26, 6:00 P.M.
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FUTURE EVENTS TAKING PLACE AT FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, FORTVILLE, IN
JANUARY 2020
January 26, Methodist Praise Team not singing this Sunday only)    (They will be singing and playing once a month) (Volunteers to play an instrument or sing are needed, please contact the church office, 317-485-5418 if you are interested.)                    Handbells will be ringing during service this Sunday.
January 26, Fortville Ministerial Council (Fortville churches) are putting together a service  at Mount Vernon High School Auditorium at 6:00 P.M.
January 28, Food Pantry opended from 1-3 P.M.
January 28, Tuesday Evening Bible Study , 6:00 P.M., Fireplace Room
January 29, Worship Team meeting, 6:30 P.M., Fireplace Room
January 30, Thursday Women's Bible Study, 9:30 P.M., Fireplace Room
January 30, Handbell Practice, 6:00 P.M.
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There are 2 Adult Sunday School classes offered on Sundays at 9am; 1 in the Fireplace Room and 1 in Friendship Hall.  The lower level can be accessed from any side of the building.  Also we have 2 Children Sunday School classes on Sunday at 9am; Kindergarten to 5th grade in the Junior High Room and 6th grade to 8th grade in the Toddlers Room.
We have a Children's Moment during our 10 am worship time then children ages 3 through 5th grade may go to Children's Church for a Bible lesson and craft.

Office Hours -- Open Monday and Thursday from 8am-4pm and Wednesday from 8am until Noon. 
                   Should you have an emergency need, you can leave a message
              at the church office @ 317-485-5418 or at the parsonage @ 317-485-5012.