October 2017
Vol 8, Issue 10

WOODLAWN FALL FESTIVAL


The Woodlawn Fall Festival will be at Aaron Bessant Park, in Pier Park, from 10:00am till 2:00pm on Saturday, November 4th. This is a day where the church has a chance to come together and share the love of Christ with our community!

That evening come back at 6:00pm for a free concert.

Click Fall Festival to volunteer.
TRUNK OR TREAT
This will be a night of family fun on Wednesday, October 25th from 5:30 - 7:00pm at Woodlawn UMC. There will be bouncy houses, candy, costume contests, food, movies on the lawn, and more! You don't want to miss this free event for the whole family!

Click TREAT for more information.

we care
WE CARE
On Saturday, October 7th we are sponsoring a "Mobile Food Pantry" to be held from 10:30am to 12:30pm in the Church parking lot. You must 
pre-register to be eligible by calling Betty McNitt at (850)233-6997 to sign up. This is a special event made possible through your ongoing financial support of the Food Pantry Ministry and providing the means to continue fulfilling the needs of those seeking assistance. 

The month of October we can use
Canned fruit, Beefaroni, Soup, Cereal, Shampoo, and Large tooth paste. 
HARMONY SHORES CHORUS CONCERT
 
Shoebox
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Operation Christmas Child will be kicking off the Shoebox Christmas season from October 1st thru November 12th. Please help spread the word of Jesus to children around the world. We desperately need God introduced into less fortunate children's lives far around the world and what a better way to make this happen than through the organization of Samaritan's Purse. Please see our Operation Christmas Child display in the main lobby of the Church or you can contact David Holt at bikinidavespcb@gmail.com. Thank you and God Bless!
PROJECT MERRY CHRISTMAS
We will once again supply needy children in our Beach schools with gifts under their Christmas trees. We hope that you will join us in this wonderful ministry. For more information please pick up a sign up form from one of the PMC display boards at each service,or contact Sheila Walling at (850)319-0913 or Janet Williams at (850)896-0265.

Click  PMC to be a sponsor, shopper, or both!
HOLY LAND TOUR

Click HERE to view the brochure with all the details.
 
Click HERE to visit the website with all the details.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER KID'S CORNER
We are excited to start another school year at the CDC! 
We have an upcoming event and would love for you to join us. On  October 21st , we will be walking in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk at Aaron Bessant Park in honor of Mrs. Sylvia. You can donate and/or join our team at  MAKING STRIDES . Our team name is Woodlawn Warriors. We have donation buckets on the tables in the education wing if you would like to donate that way. We will also be having t-shirts made for the event, and will have sign up sheets with the design and cost at the front office soon. We hope to see you there!

We will be having an Usborne book fair on Wednesday, October 4th from 5:00-6:00pm in the Education Wing. They offer books for ages birth to teens. You can stop by and preview the books that night or order online at BOOKS

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY NEWS
WILD is the Children's Ministry of Woodlawn United Methodist Church!
 
Kindergarten - 5th grade, join us in the Children's Building at 9:40am for WILD WORSHIP.
 
Kids 3 years - 5th grade, join us for WILD Wednesday at 5:45pm every Wednesday evening.

YOUTH MINISTRY NEWS
H2O is the Youth Ministry of 
Woodlawn United Methodist Church 
serving students in 6th - 12th Grade!


HSM - Woodlawn's High School Ministry
Sundays in the Youth Building
Café starts at 5:00pm, and worship & word starts at 5:30pm.
 
MSM - Woodlawn's Middle School Ministry 
Wednesdays in the Youth Building
Café starts at 5:00pm, and worship & word starts at 5:45pm.

DNOW has been postponed till 
Friday, December 1st & Saturday, December 2nd.
Be on the lookout for signups coming soon!
CELEBRATE RECOVERY
Meets each Thursday at Woodlawn UMC 
in the Youth/CR Building
 
5:00pm       Fellowship Dinner (free)
6:00pm       Large Group Worship, Teaching & Testimony
7:00pm       Open Share in Small Groups (gender based)
8:00pm       Solid Rock Cafe 

For more information go to CR, please contact 
cr@woodlawnpcb.org.

MAN CAVE
The Man Cave small group meets the first and third Tuesday's  of each month at 130 Griffin Blvd, Panama City Beach at 5:30pm. Young Dad's and single men are encouraged to come and share time with our Mentors of Men. A meal is provided. 

BAY WIDOWS GROUP
In October the Widows have the following:

Saturday, October 14th at 1:00pm in the Dot Wood Room at Woodlawn for Game Day.
 
Monday, October 16th at 11:30am for lunch at Los Antojitos.

Please RSVP for either event to Nancy Dennis via email at sewpar21@knology.net or call (850)234-1703. 

COLUMBARIUM - 
WOODLAWN MEMORIAL GARDEN
A Sacred Place Where People Are Remembered
Woodlawn Memorial Garden is home to our Columbarium, a free-standing structure comprised of niches (compartments) in which urns containing cremated remains are placed. 

Who may be inurned  in the Columbarium?
  • Members of Woodlawn United Methodist Church
  • Immediate family of Woodlawn UMC members
  • Members of another UMC in the Alabama-West Florida Conference 
For further information on the Columbarium or understanding the scripture as it relates to your final resting place, visit our website at  Columbarium  or call the Church office at (850)234-3196.
PRAYER REQUESTS
Continue to keep all of our military in prayer!  
SGT Nick Parks, Robert D. Keifer, SGT Michael Hendrix, Matthew Sheffy, Timothy Murray, MAJ Kevin Lovett, Scott Hess, Jeff Conely, Will and Justin, SGT Matthew Campbell, John Harper, Joey Green, MAJ David Kelly, John, MAJ Mark Pearce George and his men, Chris, Andrew Perkins, MAJ Brand Kroeger, Jason Dearinger, John (Afghanistan); Michael Kubitscheck (Italy); Jason Williams and Bryan Holland (Guam); Tim Price, Aaron Smith (Korea); Elizabeth Bledsoe (Japan); Rob Chance (Jordan); CAPT Bradley Gill (S. Philippines); Corey J. Mello, Patrick Adams, Joshua Teague, SGT Wes Williams, Alex Rawls, Michael Mayo, 2LT Justin Shaw, Carter Hess, Rob Keene, un-named soldier, SGT Chris Myers, SGT Jordan Myers, Chris Miner, Logan Cox, Nick, Jordan Massey, Adam Croyl, COL Ken Cole, MAJ James Andes, SSG Josh Palmer, SRA Bryson Tetrault, PVT Jordan Sweinhart, CAPT Jason Jones, Dalton Mandigo, CAPT Andy Walton, Quin Evans, CPL B. Naymik & his men, CPO Justin M Griffin, PFC Jackson Burns, OCS Zac Pipkorn, 1LT Luke Jean, 2LT Creste Jean, COL Q.T. Martin, Kyle, COL Martin Steve Krause, LTC Aaron Dyke, Payton Patterson

OCTOBER 2017 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Worship Services & Sunday School Classes (SSC)
Sunday, October 1, October 8, October 15, October 22, & October 29 :  
Traditional Worship (Worship Center) - 8:30am; W@W (Sharky's) - 8:30am; 9Forty Contemporary Worship (Youth/CR Bldg) - 9:40am; WILD Worship (Children's Building) - 9:40am ; Emmaus SSC (Dot Wood Rm) - 9:45am; Cornerstone SSC (F108) - 9:45am; Life SSC (Choir Rm) - 9:45am; Seeker Disciples SSC (F105) - 9:45am; Searcher's SSC (Conference Rm) - 9:45am; Spirit SSC (ED114) - 9:45am; Truthseeker's SSC (ED111) - 9:45am; Traditional Worship (Worship Center) - 11:00am; H2O High School Ministry (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm (Café) & 5:30pm (HSM)
 
What is Happening at WUMC
Tuesday, October 3 :  Melinda's Small Group (F105) - 9:30am; Men's Lunch Group Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 12:00pm; Weight Watchers (ED111) - 4:45pm; Girl Scouts (F108) - 5:00pm; Man Cave Small Group (130 Griffin Blvd) - 5:30pm; Faithful Sisterhood Bible Study "Bad Girls of the Bible" (F105) - 6:00pm
 
Wednesday, October 4 H2O Middle School Ministry Youth Café (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm; Adult Bible Study "That's A Great Question" (Conference Rm) - 5:30pm; Adult Choir Practice (Choir Rm) - 5:30pm; H2O Middle School Ministry (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:45pm; WILD Wednesday (Children's Bldg) - 5:45pm; Cameron's Small Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 5:45pm 
 
Thursday, October 5 :  Men's Discussion Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 6:30am; JOY Bible Study "The God I Never Knew" (Youth/CR Bldg) - 9:30am; Celebrate Recovery (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm
 
Monday, October 9 :  Men's Executive Committee Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 6:00pm
  
Tuesday, October 10 :  Melinda's Small Group (F105) - 9:30am; Men's Lunch Group Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 12:00pm; Weight Watchers (ED111) - 4:45pm; Girl Scouts (F108) - 5:00pm; Faithful Sisterhood Bible Study "Bad Girls of the Bible" (F105) - 6:00pm
 
Wednesday, October 11: H2O Middle School Ministry Youth Café (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm; Adult Bible Study "That's A Great Question" (Conference Rm) - 5:30pm; Adult Choir Practice (Choir Rm) - 5:30pm; H2O Middle School Ministry (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:45pm; WILD Wednesday (Children's Bldg) - 5:45pm; Cameron's Small Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 5:45pm 
 
Thursday, October 12 :  Men's Discussion Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 6:30am; JOY Bible Study "The God I Never Knew" (Youth/CR Bldg) - 9:30am; Celebrate Recovery (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm
 
Saturday, October 14: Bay Widow's Game Day (Dot Wood Rm) - 1:00pm
 
Sunday, October 15: Woodlawn Way (Youth/CR Bldg) - 11:00am
                 
Tuesday, October 17 :  Melinda's Small Group (F105) - 9:30am; Men's Lunch Group Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 12:00pm; Weight Watchers (ED111) - 4:45pm; Girl Scouts (F108) - 5:00pm; Man Cave Small Group (130 Griffin Blvd) - 5:30pm; Faithful Sisterhood Bible Study "Bad Girls of the Bible" (F105) - 6:00pm
 
Wednesday, October 18 :  H2O Middle School Ministry Youth Café (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm; Adult Bible Study "That's A Great Question" (Conference Rm) - 5:30pm; Adult Choir Practice (Choir Rm) - 5:30pm; H2O Middle School Ministry (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:45pm; WILD Wednesday (Children's Bldg) - 5:45pm; Cameron's Small Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 5:45pm 
 
Thursday, October 19:  Men's Discussion Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 6:30am; JOY Bible Study "The God I Never Knew" (Youth/CR Bldg) - 9:30am; Celebrate Recovery (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm
 
Tuesday, October 24 :  Melinda's Small Group (F105) - 9:30am; Men's Lunch Group Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 12:00pm; Weight Watchers (ED111) - 4:45pm; Girl Scouts (F108) - 5:00pm; Faithful Sisterhood Bible Study "Bad Girls of the Bible" (F105) - 6:00pm
 
Wednesday, October 25 :  H2O Middle School Ministry Youth Café (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm; Adult Bible Study "That's A Great Question" (Conference Rm) - 5:30pm; Adult Choir Practice (Choir Rm) - 5:30pm; H2O Middle School Ministry (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:45pm; WILD Wednesday (Children's Bldg) - 5:45pm; Cameron's Small Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 5:45pm 
 
Thursday, October 26 :  Men's Discussion Group (Dot Wood Rm) - 6:30am; JOY Bible Study "The God I Never Knew" (Youth/CR Bldg) - 9:30am; Celebrate Recovery (Youth/CR Bldg) - 5:00pm
 
Sunday, October 29: Harmony Shores Chorus Concert (Worship Center) - 4:00pm
 
Tuesday, October 31 :  Melinda's Small Group (F105) - 9:30am; Men's Lunch Group Meeting (Dot Wood Rm) - 12:00pm; Weight Watchers (ED111) - 4:45pm; Girl Scouts (F108) - 5:00pm; Faithful Sisterhood Bible Study "Bad Girls of the Bible" (F105) - 6:00pm
 

Woodlawn United Methodist Church
219 N. Alf Coleman Rd., 
Panama City Beach, FL 32407
(850)234-3196