First UMC Sealy Digest
A look at happenings at First United Methodist Church Sealy
This Sunday, Sept. 13: The Holy Spirit Sermon Series Continues
Pastor Curtis continues our September sermon series on the Holy Spirit (Acts 2:1-13).
The Harvest Festival Committee meets at 11 am, in the conference room. All are welcome to attend!
Around the Church:
Upper Room Devotions for September-October are available in the Narthex.
Come sing with us! Our choir practices each Wednesday at at 7 p.m.
The Rotary Club of Sealy invites the community to join them in thanking our local law enforcement at a community-wide reception at the Liedertafel Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 12-2 pm. Please stop by to thank our officers that keep our community safe.
The Communion Rail Offering for 2015 benefits Meals on Wheels and the Sealy Christian Pantry. Our church’s generosity continues to glorify God!
Our Choir returns to sing for us Sept. 20! Please be in church to welcome them back.
Bishop Huie to visit the Southwest District
Tuesday, Oct. 6th, 4:30pm
Memorial Drive UMC
Bishop Huie will visit the Southwest District Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Memorial Drive UMC.
The Bishop will meet with the clergy and laity of the district in separate sessions. Huie will meet with Clergy at 3 pm; hold the Southwest District Conference at 4:30 pm; and meet with Laity at 7 pm. Bishop Huie will be retiring in September 2016.
Bishop Huie established the annual district visits shortly after arriving in the Texas Annual Conference. “At the end of the day,” explains B.T. Williamson, Assistant to the Bishop, “these visits are held to empower the local congregation, so we always encourage attendees to share their experiences with their individual churches. We also encourage the local congregations to extend a special invitation to young leaders and members to attend this interactive forum.”
ALL laity in encouraged to attend this event and thank Bishop Huie for her service to the Texas Annual Conference and the Southwest District.