Keller UMC News                                                                              April 16, 2019
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2019 Ministry Council

Year-to-Date Budget
Click here to download  or stop by the Welcome Desk for a copy!
Congregational Care
Please notify your church family at 817-431-1332 if you or a loved one are hospitalized, or if there has been a birth, death or wedding in your family. If you are in need of pastoral care, let us know as well and a minister will respond. 

Prayer Requests
Grace Feichtinger
Shellie Sakai
Jim Gallop
Haley Dill
KUMC Offices Closed

Your KUMC staff will be out of the office on Monday, April 22, to spend time with family following the Holy Week services. Offices re-open Tuesday, April 23.
Now Hiring Nursery Workers

KUMC has openings for nursery workers. If you love working with babies and toddlers we have a place for you. Some lifting required and flexibility to work as scheduled including some weekends and holidays. Previous CPR certification a plus. Applicants are subject to background check and drug screen. Email  or call 817-431-1332. 
April 17
6-7:30pm, Cafe Sicilia

Last session on The Color of Life: A Journey Toward Love and Racial Justice , by Cara Meredith.  Get details here!
Women's Monday Morning Bible Study

New book discussion on Sabbath Teachings by Lynne M. Baab begins April 29 at 11am. Register for this gentle and inspirational introduction to sabbath by April 17!
Drivers Needed for the KUMC Resource Center

The Resource Center is now accepting applications to be a part of the Resource Center Team of volunteers.
Learn more here!
5th-7th Grade 
5th and 6th Grade Fellowship
Sundays, 5:30-7pm

- Second Sunday each month: fun games and fellowship
- Fourth Sunday each month: emphasis on mission projects

Holy Week 
We invite you to experience all of the meaningful services of worship leading up to Easter Weekend! 
Maundy Thursday
The Last Supper Conversation - 
Luke 22:7-26  
Join us as we explore the keys to greatness in God's view: serving, sacrificing and loving unconditionally.

Good Friday
The Chancel Choir presents  Seven Last Words  by Michael John Trotta. Come and share in meaningful worship as you contemplate the agony and wonder of the final words of Jesus from the cross.

Easter is the celebration of God's willingness and ability to overcome anything, even death, for you and me. Today we can still be in disbelief about God's love and goodness, but it is not nonsense. It is God's good news to each of us!

5pm - with Praise Band

7am - Youth led Sunrise Worship
8:15am - with Chancel Choir
9:30am - with Praise Band
11am - with Chancel Choir

Note: No Youth or Children's Sunday school on Easter weekend (April 20 and 21) so that you may attend worship as a family!
Thanks to those who came out and joined  the (indoor) Community Yard Party!

The staff is challenging our congregation to have 100 people signed up to serve for Vacation Bible School before we open registration on May 1! Are you ready to accept the challenge? Click here!
Looking to Get Connected?

Wednesday, April 24, 6:30-8pm, c ome to DAC 410 to hear about who we are at KUMC and what it means to join with us. This is a time for people who are looking to join with us officially or get more information on ways to connect through Keller UMC.

Summer Theater Workshop Auditions

Auditions coming soon for KUMC's presentation of  Alice in Wonderland, Jr. Participants will spend three weeks learning all about the joy of bringing a production to life through acting, music, choreography and technical theater workshops all culminating in three live shows!
Auditions: May 17, 7-9pm & May 18, 10am-12pm 

Why should your child participate? Click here for more information and registration!
Youth Ministries (7th-12th Grade)
Senior Weekend
May 18 and 19

Graduating high school seniors of KUMC are invited to participate in Senior Weekend where graduates will be recognized during each worship service. A luncheon will also be hosted on May 19 following 11am worship. To be recognized and to attend the luncheon, you must register and submit required photos by May 5. Please submit one baby photo, one senior photo and the correct spelling of the honoree's name to  Abigail.  It is customary that high school juniors and their parents/guardians host the luncheon, (includes cooking, decorating and serving). Contact  Abigail Herrington  for details.

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