Feed the hungry! The sharing station across the street is always in need of food items. And it’s not too late to bring backpack food either.

District Superintendent Stephen Coburn will be preaching at Atkins First UMC on Sunday, February 11 with potluck to follow.

Community Lenten Services are coming soon! We host the first one on Wednesday, February 14 at noon and will provide soup for lunch. More details to come.

Valentine dinner! We are hosting a dinner for the afterschool students and their families on Wednesday, February 7 at 5:30 pm.  Please let us know if you can help!  Thanks!

Confirmation class plans are in the works – possibly Sunday afternoons in February for grades 7 and up. If you are interested in this four session class let us know. It will be fun and informative

Lunch in at ATU Wesley Foundation: Atkins and Bell’s Chapel are cooking for Lunch In on Tuesday, January 23. We are need of servers and sheet cakes, please.  Meet at 11 to get ready with lunch at 12.

Wednesday night study and potluck.  Join us at Bell’s Chapel at 6 for food: 1/17–Comfort Food, 1/24-Vegetarian Night (because we need it after last week), 1/31-Soup, Salad and Sandwiches. Bible study at 6:30.

Snacks for after school program: 1/17-Buna Gibson, 1/24-Rosanna Embry, 1/31-John Jackson

Leadership Team met and Ed Neumann is your new chairperson and Jerry Markham is Secretary.

Commission on a Way Forward Town Hall Meeting will be held at Russellville’s FUMC on Sunday, 1/28/18 at 3 pm. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss and give feedback on three proposals for addressing the issue of human sexuality in the United Methodist Church.  More info later, but please go to https://goo.gl/qanw4N for details.

Calendar

1/23     Lunch in at ATU Wesley Foundation

1/28     Commission on A Way Forward Town Hall Meeting at Russellville FUMC at 3 pm