Online Family First Newsletter
March 16, 2017
From the Pastor
Rev. Steve Ramsdell

"The Bible is a spectacular book. In fact, the Holy Bible is 66 books. But if we read these books, and don't apply "what it says", these words are like cans of paint in the garage. Paint that is not applied is of no use at all. God's word that is not applied is of no use at all. I wonder what your life and my life would look like if we would only do what Jesus says?
As I look at the world today, I long for people who would go beyond saying they follow Jesus to actually doing what He says. I want to do what He says and the Scripture says we can!
As we travel through Lent together, consider taking a moment and read Mark 12:30-31. "...   Continue
March 24 -25

Save the Date: Father Son Campout! Grab 
your tent for a fun weekend of fishing, 
archery, campfires, and friendships. Cost is 
$10 per person.
If you need more information or to make reservations,  email Sara Holmes or call 254.722.5630. See you there!
March 26, 10:50 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Men for Missions All Church Luncheon! Join us Sunday, March 26 in the Family Life Center for roast beef or fried chicken, green beans, and mashed potatoes. Please pay what the Lord would have you pay. Proceeds will benefit Storly and Kate Michel in Haiti.
Wednesday, March 29, 12-12:45 a.m.

Noon Lenten Service will be hosted by FUMC Waco on Wednesday, March 29. Bring your brown bag lunch and we will provide the drinks and chips. For additional information, please email Janet Stephens or call 772.5630.

Wednesday, April 5
Lakewood Christian Church

Wednesday, April 12
Western heights Baptist Church
April 13 - April 16

Celebrate the meaning of Easter beginning with: *Palm Sunday at The Gathering, a community-wide worship service at McLane Stadium. 
*Maundy Thursday, 6 p.m., in the Sanctuary. *April 15, Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. at Poage Park. *Easter Sunrise Service at 6:45 a.m. at the MCC Amphitheater Bosque River Stage.
*The normal worship service times will be as regularly scheduled.

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