eNews - June 4, 2021
UPCOMING
UPCOMING SERIES
6/27 – Daniel 1:1-16 “In but Not of The World”
7/4 – Daniel 1:17-21 – “Equipped to Serve”
7/11 – Daniel 2:1-23 – “The All-In-One God”
7/18 – Daniel 3:1-18 – “Real Faith in the Real World”
7/25 – Daniel 3:19-30 – “When You Walk Through the Fire”
8/1 – Daniel 4:28-37 – “Falling Off a High Horse”
8/8 – Daniel 5:1-12 – “The Handwriting is on the Wall”
8/15 – Daniel 6:1-28 – “God Answers Prayer”
HELP US DECORATE FOR VBS
We will be creating the VBS environment in the Sanctuary and some of the rooms on the church campus starting at 3pm on Sunday, June 13. Meet us in the Sanctuary. You don't need to be creative, artistic or handle power tools, only willing to help and possibly be comfortable on a short ladder. If you have questions, contact Mandi Lane in the Church Office, 850-893-1116..
RETURNING TO CAMPUS
With more people coming back to church again, it would be so great for our church members to wear their name tags. If you need a name tag, contact the church office at 850-893-1116. 
SPECIAL DELIVERY MEETING
Sunday, 06/06/21// Asbury Lobby 11–11:25 AM // All are welcome! WHAT WE DO: We have a short gathering, divide a list of names/addresses from our congregation, and write notes of love & encouragement! If you have fun note cards, bring them. Questions? Ask Miriam.
SUMMER WILDFIRES @KILLEARN
Wednesday nights in July // 6–7:45 PM // Fellowship Hall // Hebrews 12:29 tells us, "Our God is a consuming fire". The Discipleship Ministries is excited to announce a "Summer Wildfires" series throughout July, in which we will be focusing on Wesleyan theology and aspects of the Methodist Revival. Fellowship dinner begins at 6 PM, followed by a time of teaching and
discussion with our own Dr. Steven Lane. Meals are $5 per person each week, with a $25 cap per family. FREE childcare is provided with a weekly reservation by Noon to the Nursery. Register
ANNOUNCEMENTS
UPCOMING DISCIPLESHIP EVENT: NEW ROOM CONFERENCE
September 22–24 // Nashville, Tennessee // $229 per ticket // New Room Conference is a gathering for Christians and leaders to join together to sow for a great awakening! After the Holy Spirit moved powerfully in our one-night virtual event in 2020, we’re so excited to join together in-person, to dive into The Second Half of the Gospel. Confirmed speakers include Jo Saxton, J.D. Walt, Rich Villodas, and more coming soon!

If you’re seeking deep fellowship with real people, join us. If you desire to see God move powerfully in your heart, home, church, and city, join us. If you long to be part of a great awakening movement of God in our time, join us. Don’t miss this opportunity to unite the whole Church around the extravagant, transformational Gospel. Learn more
AMBASSADORS NEEDED!
We're coming out of this pandemic, and there is LIGHT at the end of the tunnel! Time to exercise your gifts Beginning Sunday, May 16th, Killearn UMC will have VIP (Visitor-In-Person) stations outside both narthexes. We'd like a team of 12 KUMC Ambassadors to welcome visitors, provide an orientation to our campus and opportunities, and just plain BE FRIENDLY (Greeters & Ushers can participate) at each service. It won't a weekly requirement, but it will require a short training with Miriam Dady. Call the Church office, or email Miriam for details.
UPCOMING SUNDAYS
6/6 – 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 – “Spirit Fitness Training”
6/13 – Luke 15:20-24 – "Running Like a Prodigal"
6/20 - Vacation Bible School Sunday
KILLEARN UMC APP
We now have an app to keep you up to date on all the events and news at Killearn UMC! You can view previous worship services, listen to sermons, connect with a new group, and receive the Enews. Download today in the iPhone App Store or Google Play for Android. Search for Killearn UMC. No registration required!
CELEBRATE RECOVERY
Celebrate Recovery is for ANYONE with ANY KIND of hurt, habit or hangup. Watch the CR Large Group every Friday night at 6:30 PM on the Live Worship tab on homepage, Livestream in the KUMC app, or anytime in the archive in the same locations. You can also attend in person in the Fellowship Hall. Contact Margie C. 850-559-6130 with questions.
FATHER’S DAY LEGACY LUNCH
Saturday, June 19 // 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM // Fellowship Hall // The Killearn UMC Men’s Ministry invites you to join us for a time of fellowship as we celebrate fathers and the legacy they inherit or pass down to their children. We will serve a catered BBQ lunch in the Killearn UMC Fellowship Hall, following all required CDC Covid safety protocols. Lunch for adults is $15. Children's lunches are FREE. This event is open to all the men, whether part of Killearn UMC, or an invited guest, as well as their boys or girls ages 6 and up. (Nursery can be provided for children 5 and under with reservation). This lunch will benefit First UMC of Eastpoint's Youth Ministry. Dee Allen will share about the great needs of the people from our neighboring community only 70 miles away and how this ministry is providing opportunities to support hurting people in a missional way. Questions? Please contact Sheri Dodge, Director of Discipleship, at the Church Office at 850-893-1116. Registration deadline is Friday, June 11.

Click HERE (https://kumc.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/716/responses/new ) to reserve your seat and pay for your lunch.  
GIFTS & OFFERINGS
Thank you for continuing to be faithful in giving of your tithes, gifts, and offerings. The easiest way to give during this time is via our website: killearnumc.org/give
CONNECT WITH KILLEARN UMC FACEBOOK GROUPS
We have a group for everyone. You can find the links to the specific groups under the GROUPS TAB on our website.
BACK TO THE WORD
For ways to follow our Bible Reading Plan, visit the RESOURCES tab on our website.
MISSIONS
FOOD BANK
Summer Donation Ideas: Baked beans, Raviolli, Mac & Cheese, Pasta Salads, Individually Packaged Chips & Snacks. As always: whole wheat and sugar free foods.

Twice a month the food bank team of over 30 volunteers prepares and distributes over 80 food boxes feeding over 200 people within our neighboring and county communities. Food donations are always welcome and accepted at any time. Drop bins are located behind Fellowship Hall.

For more information: FoodBank@kumconline.org
SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is sponsoring Summer BreakSpot. This program provides FREE, NUTRITIOUS meals to KIDS AND TEENS 18 AND UNDER at Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park, 3540 Thomasville Rd.
• Free lunches 12 to 12:45 PM every THURSDAY
• Starting 6/17/21 through 8/5/21.
• Park entrance fee is waived and fun and educational programming is provided!
iSERVE
Completed Projects
  • May 24 – Pressure Wash Porch & Steps
  • May 26 – Install Grab Bars
  • May 27 – Landing & Step Builds x2
  • May 28 – Install Grab Bars
  • May 30 – June 1: Repairs and Improvements, for UMC in Eastpoint

Upcoming Projects
  • Week of June 1 – Install Grab Bars
  • Week of June 7 – Install Grab Bars
  • June 10 – Half Step Build with FL Cares
  • June 24 – Half Step Build with FL Cares

Thanks to our volunteers and all who have made the work iServe does possible with your time and donations. Come out and join us some time and experience the joy that serving others can bring.

We are accepting requests. Please submit a project request to the iServe
ministry or call KUMC @ 850-893-1116.
STUDENT MINISTRIES
WELCOME TRENT MILLS
Please help us welcome Trent Mills, our Director of Student Ministries. Trent comes to us from Holy Comforter Episcopal School and has experience teaching children preschool – 12th grade. He enjoys staying active with his
family and is excited to dive in with KSM. Email Trent or 850-494-0741.
SUMMER EVENTS
Killearn Student Ministries is in need of hosts for our summer programming! Every Wednesday over the summer in the past we have been able to go swimming for 2 hours at a volunteer's pool. With Trent starting in June, and Zac leaving for the summer at the end of May, we are trying to lock in dates and pools now! If you have a pool and are willing to sign up for a Wednesday, we'd greatly appreciate it. Contact Trent Mills with any questions, or fill out this form.
FINAL K-GROUPS
June 2 // 6–8 PM // Bethune Building

SUNDAY NIGHT LIVE
June 6 // 6–8 PM // Bethune Building
Contact Trent Mills, Director of Student Ministries.
CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES
SUNDAY MORNINGS
Join us at 10 or 11:30 AM for First Look (PreK) or Upstreet (1st–4th grade) COVID precautions and guidelines can be found on KillearnUMC.org or on Killearn Kids Ministries Video Hub
Contact Lori Simpson Keller, Director of Children's Ministries.
PRAYER CONCERNS
Continuing Prayers
Brannon Family, Gaylon Jungling, Rowe Rogero, Gwynne Fulkman, Marge Davidson, Roger Kennedy, Kimberly Walker, Forsythe Family, Phyllis Laurienzo, Blair Shuford, JD & Lamons Warren, Jack Golden, Marvin Andrews, Bryan Jones, Jim & Loretta Bowman, Betty Fisch
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