Holy Week Family Devotional

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Holy Week Family Devotions: Adapted from children’s devotion from childrensministry.com Palm Sunday Read aloud Mark 11:1-11. You’ll need: Some type of green paper, (old green folder, construction paper, palm template colored green. Popsicle stick, BBQ skewer, or stick from outside.  Tape or glue Make a palm-leaf using the supplies above.      Have your own parade of palms.  Video it and watch it …

Online Giving NOW Available

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We know that it can be very inconvenient to mail your church offering or drop off your offering to the church.  So we are now adding another option for you to give your tithes and offerings to First Methodist Church of Forney. This is called e-giving (electronic giving)\ and many people have already started using it. Click on the link …

Forney Students in need…

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Forney First UMC members, we hope you are all doing well and hunkered down in this trying time.  We know that some of you would like to have a way to reach out and help others throughout our Forney Family.  In cooperation with Forney ISD, we are going to begin collecting the following items to be made available to students …

New Facebook Page!!!

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We have a new Facebook page!  Click the link below to like and follow our page.  On Facebook you will also find our new virtual church service posted.   Our virtual church service for 03/22/20 is already available.   https://www.facebook.com/First-United-Methodist-Church-Forney-100118308305774/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARBYYHT5lszlbynoy4Z8eXwJJUunIQ64MxQa1k1YL-XINWNPR79ADuUFa-h9ngHCLfgdCbjjhHZzlmUt

Children’s Lenton Scavenger Hunt

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Lenten Scavenger Hunt – click on link below… https://youtu.be/1OXHisHf52k Have Fun!   1.  Draw a picture of the animal in Luke 22:60  2.   Put your resources together or borrow to add up the number of coins in Matthew 26:153.   Make a paper version of what the soldiers made for Jesus in John 19:24.  Make a sign like the one in Matthew 27:375.  Find something …

Communications from the Pastor 3/19/2020

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JOHN 4:7-15 “Thoughts On Jesus’s Encounter With A Samaritan Woman”             My Grandfather was born in Lampasas, Texas; he later moved to and lived out his life in Tahoka, Texas where he homesteaded and farmed cotton until he died the mid-1960s.  It is interesting that both places had very similar names, Lampasas and Tahoka, which in the American Indian dialect …