Activities

 Scripture for the week of Aug.25 is Proverbs 13:1-6 
 
 
Kids Crusader Club
KCC will start on September 11, ! KCC is an after school program for children in grades K-5! The focus is on growing in Christ while developing friendships. Register on the first day!
Kids Crusader Club needs volunteers!
1. An adult is needed to care for the children of leaders. The commitment time is 3:30-5:30.
2. Adults to care for and lead groups of children through rotations.
Please contact Terri Campbell to be part of this awesome program!
wfumceducation@gmail.com or 326-0890
 
 
Grief Share will begin on September 11
Meetings: Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.
GriefShare is a special weekly seminar/support group for people grieving the death of someone close. It’s a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At Grief-Share, you’ll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. For more information please contact Lenny Scheufler or church office at 326-7403.
For more information:   https://www.griefshare.org
For meetings at FUMC Wellington:   https://www.griefshare.org/groups/110878
 
 
Dillons Youth Fundraiser:
THANK YOU to all who have registered your Plus Card with the First United Methodist Youth in the community rewards program! HOW TO REGISTER: If you have an online Dillons account simply log in and click on the community tab and follow the directions. At Step 4 enter your organization’s number or name, First United Methodist Youth, or type in our number UE324.
 
 
Nursery Supplies Needed:
The nursery could use bottles of apple juice and Goldfish! Thank you!!!
 
 
Mission Opportunities
• Food Pantry: The food pantry on the east side of the church is in need of food.
Please help us keep it full!
• Mission Box: “Camp Horizon Pool” Camp Horizon built a new pool and is needing to finish up the details. You will find the box just outside the back doors of the sanctuary.
 
 
Blessing House Collection
UMW will be collecting clothing this summer for Blessing House. They especially need underwear and socks for both boys and girls. Ages range from preschool to high school. They also need gently used clothing. There will be a basket in the overflow.
 
 
Social Media Update!
Follow us on: Instagram: wfumcactivities
Facebook: Wellington KS First United Methodist Church
 
 
Dates to Remember
 
Sunday, Aug. 18: Blessing the Backpacks at 8:45 and 11:00 services. Elementary students can bring their back packs to church.
 
Sunday, Aug. 25: Back to School Breakfast at 10:00 a.m. for students. PreK-5: Pancakes in the basement.
MS and HS: Cinnamon Pull Aparts and LOTS of bacon.
 
August 30-Sept. 1: Youth Retreat,
Middle School and High School Youth Starting Early! What: Kickoff Retreat! When: August 30 (after sports practices)-Sunday, Sept. 1 Where: Cave Springs in Quapaw, Oklahoma Cost: $75 with a $150 family max $50 Deposit due on/by August 11. More information will be coming soon! Youth groups will meet on August 11 at 6:00 p.m. for a cook out, Gaga pit competition and Sprinkler 4 Square in the Air craziness! See you then!!! For more information contact: Terri Campbell, Juliah Ewing, Lyndsey
Metzen, Baylee Struble, Kristan DeJarnett, or Kelly Nance.
 
 
Middle School and High School Youth!
What: Kickoff Retreat!
When: August 30 (after sports practices)-Sunday, Sept. 1
Where: Cave Springs in Quapaw, Oklahoma
Cost: $75 with a $150 family max $50 Deposit due on/by August 11.
More information will be coming soon! Youth groups will meet on August
11 for a cook out, Gaga pit competition and Sprinkler 4 Square in
the Air craziness! See you then!!!
For more information contact: Terri Campbell, Juliah Ewing, Lyndsey
Metzen, Baylee Struble, Kristan DeJarnett, or Kelly Nance.
 
 
Care and Share Team News
The Care and Share team reaches out to the church family during critical
life moments. Please contact the church office if there is a death,
hospitalization or birth. The office will contact the Care and Share team
coordinator.

Opportunity! The Care and Share team is in need of a Visitation Coordinator
and people who would be interested in calling on those who are
homebound. If you would like to help please contact Sharon LeValley or
Terri Campbell.
 
 
Fifth Sunday Food Bank Collection
Donations will be collected during the month of June. Please leave your gifts in the church office or in the baskets in the overflow at any time during the month. Items needed include peanut butter, dry beans, rice, pasta, mustard, ketchup, cereal, canned vegetables, canned soups, canned fruit, toilet tissue, diapers , etc…
Sponsored by the Praise and Rejoice class
 
 
Right Now Media
 
Our church is always looking for ways to serve you as you live out your
faith throughout the week. We are inviting you to have a free account
to an exciting new video library called RightNow Media. It’s essentially
the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies” because you will have instant access
to thousands of great videos for kids, youth, parents, married couples
and more. You can view these videos from your phone, tablet or computer.
And you can also view them in a group setting through a TV or projector.
Please share your email address with us asking to obtain rightnow media!
Upon receipt of your email address an invitation to “Right Now
Media” will be sent.
Please let us know if you are having any difficulties!
After receiving the email from Right Now Media.
Simply click on the link, put in your name
and a password and you’re all set. All of the
videos are FREE for everyone to use.
 
 
Dillon’s Youth Fundraiser:
THANK YOU to all who have registered your
Plus Card with the First United Methodist Youth in the community rewards program!
 
HOW TO REGISTER: If you have an online Dillons account simply log in
and click on the community tab and follow the directions. At Step 4 enter
your organization’s number or name, First United Methodist Youth,
or type in our number UE324.
 
 
2019 Wellington FUMC Goals
If something interests you or you have more questions please see Pastor Andy Hargrove
or Terri Campbell.
 • Send an adult mission team out (in the US).
•  Start Boyz programming (elementary age boys)
• Form a team to review security needs
• Initiate 4×4 groups (fellowship groups among members)
• Create a Capital Campaign exploratory committee
 
 
 
4×4 Fellowship Groups
Would you like to get to know other members of your church family? 4×4 groups are a great way to do just that! As part of a 4×4 group you will gather together for either a meal or activity, you will decide this as a group! Each group is asked to meet once a quarter beginning in the Spring!
A sign up sheet is in the office. For more information please contact Terri Campbell, wfumceducation@gmail.com
 
 
Capital Campaign Exploratory Committee
February 19 7:00 p.m. Parlor Please pray for the members of this group as they start their work. Members: Alan Campbell, Linn Copeland, Brandon Earl, Greg Ewing,
Emberly Gonzalez, Jan Korte, Gaylene McConnell, Ross Norris, Mardon` Sirmons,
Oraleen Urban, Bill Warner, and Tessa Stewart.
 
 
Information Needed
The “Front Porch Team” is refreshing our member information. Many of us no longer have land lines and our data base is proof! As you fill out the attendance information please write your address and phone number on the attendance registration form.
 
 
Automated Giving
 
Giving just got easier! The church can provide automated giving for you. You pick the date and amount to give. Visit with Terri Campbell or Twila Brotton for more information. If you already have this in place and would like to make changes please contact Terri or Twila.
 
 
Church Library
Make sure to visit our Church Library. We have two new displays.
One is called, “Books from the Pumpkin Patch!” Be sure to come in
and “pick” your favorite!
 
 
Box Tops 4 Education:
Let’s help our local schools! Each box top is
 
worth 10 cents! Cut out these coupons on participating products. Containers
are in the overflow and Fellowship Hall. Coupons are divided
between the local schools!
 experience.
 

ATTENTION!

Please DO NOT block the west bay of the garage. The van is in
use each Sunday morning! Thank you!
 
 
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