July Acorn Newsletter is HERE!
ACORN ARTICLES DUE ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 25 AT 9 AM
Is your ministry or group planning a fun / meaningful / spectacular / quiet event? Do you have a special occasion in your life that you would like to announce to your church family? Let everyone know in the monthly Acorn newsletter! Submit information about ongoing or special events, large or small, to the Church Office (office@FairOaksUMC.org). Early submissions are always accepted!
School Supplies for Downtown Ministries
Sundays in July
Click HERE for a list of needed supplies. Bring your donations to the Narthex on Sunday mornings. Cash and Staples Gift Cards also gratefully accepted. Help some great kids get ready for school! Contact: Karlene Brown
EASY WORSHIP MEDIA TRAINING
Contact: Adriane Samcoff
Interested in a unique way of participating in Sunday morning worship service? Consider operating the Easy Worship media system! We use a laptop computer and special software to project the order of worship on the screen. If you are interested, please talk to Adriane Samcoff. She will be more than happy to train anyone on the 1st and/or 4th Sundays of each month.
STATEMENTS OF GIVING FOR JANUARY-JUNE 2018
Statements will be mailed week of July 23.
Please pick up your statement of giving in the Narthex. They are filed alphabetically by last name in the blue file box. We are using a new software so the statement will look different. Please check that all your contributions in 2018 have been recorded. Statements not picked up will be mailed the week of July 23. Contact: Sheri Johnson
MONDAY, JULY 23, 12 NOON, LIBRARY
July’s Book Club selection is Paddle for a Purpose by Barb Geiger. Bring a sack lunch and join us!
YOUNG ADULT MEETING
WED., JULY 25, 7 PM IN POTTER!
Open minded young adult spirituality group. Come have some snacks, meet some new friends and have some good chats! Ages 18-30, all are welcome!!! Contacts: Sydney Moore, Eliseo Paniagua
SINGERS AND MUSICIANS WANTED
Summer Special Music
The Chancel Choir will be on summer break through Sept. 2. We are looking for Singers and Musicians to provide the anthem during church services during this time period. Please volunteer to share your talent by signing up on the Calendar located on the choir room door. Please contact the Music Director for more information or if you need an accompanist. Contact: Music Director Eliseo Paniagua, email@example.com, 209-423-9420
MARK YOUR CALENDAR…
Upcoming Dates to Remember
09/03 Labor Day. Church office closed.
09/06 Chancel Choir rehearsals resume
09/09 Chancel Choir returns to Sunday services
09/15 Fair Oaks Chicken Festival in the Village
11/04 All Saints Sunday
11/22 Thanksgiving Day. Church office closed.
12/02 1st Sunday of Advent
12/24 Christmas Eve service
12/25 Christmas Day. Church office closed.
12/31 Tongan Ministry Watch Night service