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May 24, 2023

This Sunday, we'll explore what it means to be an ACTIVATED WORLD-CHANGER at John Wesley Church, and for the next couple of weeks, we'll wrap up The Pathway series, then head into the always fun Road Trip series on June 11!

Worship in person or online at 9:00 am and 11:15 am.
🔌 Plug into Sunday Morning Groups! All groups meet at 10:15 am between worship services. Visit the New Here? Start Here! kiosk in the Welcome Center this Sunday to get connected!
John Wesley offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29.

  • Blood Drive | Sunday, June 4 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm | WAC

You are invited to a wonderful concert by JW's own Prevailing Winds Ensemble honoring the heroes who sacrificed their lives to serve our country.

Enjoy the concert in our sanctuary on Sunday, May 28 at 4:00 pm.
The John Wesley Church Community Food Distribution is THIS SATURDAY!
Come alongside us as we extend our outreach to the surrounding community. There's lots to do and we need you! Don't miss out on this chance to make a meaningful impact. Get more details and sign up HERE.
John Wesley Church is a great community to be a part of, and we want you to make it official! If you've been visiting with us and would like to join our family of faith, or just want to know more about what we're about, we invite you to the Membership Pathway on Sunday, June 4. Come spend a little time with our pastors and some of our staff, and get to know us a little better. You'll be glad you did! CLICK HERE to RSVP.
Bring your Bible and a friend, and join us for fellowship and JW pastor and staff-led Summer Breakfast & Bible Study!

Tuesdays, June 6 - July 25
9:00 am Breakfast
9:30 am Study in the Courtyard Room
Breakfast is $5.00 at the door or you can prepay for all six weeks and get one week FREE when you register HERE.
Savvy Seniors, come and indulge in a wholesome feast while discovering some secrets to staying healthy. Houston Methodist Sports and Wellness Nutrition Consultant, Monica Bearden, will share her best tips on nutrition, aging cardiovascular, brain, and joint health, while we enjoy a bountiful salad bar and homemade desserts.


FOCUS ON THIS PRAYER WITH US THIS WEEK: Pray that all of us would be growing Christians who are being connected to Jesus and becoming more like Him.
Gather in the chapel for MIDWEEK SERVICE today at noon.
PLEASE REMEMBER IN PRAYER: Nancy Weaver and LaJuan Roberts
Email your confidential PRAYER REQUESTS to
  • GRIP | Thursday, June 1 | 10:00 am | Prayer Chapel

Last Sunday morning, we celebrated the baptisms of Margo Louise Sattler, daughter of Dabney and Craig Sattler, and Don Leonid Jones, son of Bobby and Nadine Jones. The congregations in both services promised to surround Margo and Don and their families with love and support, and we welcome them into our church family!

If your little astronaut isn't registered for VBS yet, this message is for you! VBS REGISTRATION CLOSES NEXT TUESDAY, MAY 30! We don't want anyone to miss this out of this world adventure, so be sure to CLICK HERE to register today! VBS happens JUNE 19 - 23, and is open to kids ages 3 - 5th grade.

ATTENTION SPACE ENTHUSIASTS...We're also rounding up awesome decorations to make VBS as SPACE-TACULAR as we can for our kids, so if you have any cool "spacey" items (ex: space suit costumes, helmets, etc) that you can donate or loan for the week, please contact NextGen directors, Chris and Lisa McCarthy.
Do you want to extend your child's VBS fun for the whole day? Kids ages 5 - 12 can round out the day during VBS week at Armored Sports Camp in the afternoons! Find information and registration for this camp plus all of our other summer fun at!
The JW Student Summer Mission Trip is coming up soon! Experience the fun and fulfillment of fellowshipping (and getting good and grimey) with your friends, making new ones, learning some pretty handy skills, and being the hands and feet of Jesus by serving a community in need! We're heading to Crockett, TX, June 4-10, so if you hurry, you can still make it. 6th - 12th graders, Don't miss the bus! Click HERE to register!
Last Sunday's inaugural John Wesley Methodist Church 2023 Conference was an awesome evening of spirit-filled worship, sharing, faith commitment, and celebration of all of the things God has done for us and through us in the past year. We affirmed our new Core Leadership and Ministry Team Leaders, confirmed 8 students, and baptized 5. We cannot wait to see what God has in store for our church as we strive to connect people to Jesus for the remainder of this year and beyond!
There is so much going on for families this summer at John Wesley Church, and we've rounded it all up for you on our website! Check out to get details and/or register for:

Adult Summer Bible Studies
JW Students Summer Mission Trip
JW Kids Vacation Bible School
Armored Sports Camp
Open Gym Nights
Stars & Stripes Celebration
JW Kids Fine Arts Camp
JW Kids Splash Bash

We don't want you to miss a thing! Deadlines for some registrations are quickly approaching, so don't delay!