Kyle UMC Weekly Newsletter
June 10th thru June 17th, 2020
Sunday Worship Services
Services will be streamed on Facebook and posted to YouTube until further notice
Sunday, June 14, 2020

Join us virtually at 9am on Facebook
services are available to view on YouTube later in the day

Genesis 18:1-15

“Welcoming the Stranger” 
Welcome Rev. Jeana Martin!

Rev. Martin will be living in the parsonage and serving as a ministry consultant alongside Pastor Stella! She will be assisting with music and pastoral duties in Pastor Stella's absence. Read more about her in her bio below! We are so excited to have her serving with us at KUMC!
Bring your own coffee and lawn chair and join us for Coffee Under the Tree on Tuesday, June 23rd at 9:30am.
Online Giving Opportunities

Your online giving remains critical for our continued ministry. We know this is a time of financial stress, but please give to your church electronically or by mail if you are able. Help us continue to be the church for a community in need.

Online: Click the button below or go to and click the green online giving button at the bottom of the home page.

By Mail: PO Box 69, Kyle, Texas 78640
*We will not be in the office regularly at this time.

Please leave a message on the office phone at 512-268-2331 or email

You may contact Pastor Stella at 512-415-6708 or

Children and Youth Ministry Director Alissa Villarreal is available
at 361-441-4206 or
Thank you to everyone who has designated a portion of your giving to the Hays County Food Bank. We were able to send a check for $600 to the food bank today! This will go a long way to provide food for those in need.

Thank you for loving your neighbors, KUMC!
During this time of sheltering in place, we have all longed for a touching connection with our world, our faith and our friends.

With this in mind, Kyle UMW is offering a weekly devotional to be emailed, texted or mailed directly to you. You don’t have to be a member of Kyle United Methodist Church to receive it.

Just contact Lynne Kyle at 775-338-2014 (mobile) or 512-504-3888 (home) or
Bible on Tap is now meeting in person and virtually!

Join the group on Monday evenings at 7pm in person at Ilario's or via Zoom for a casual bible study! Both options are available!

Contact Krystyn Jensen at for the link to join!
All Sunday School and children's ministry activities are currently suspended until further notice. But this is a great opportunity to build that family faith formation at home! Check our KUMC Children's Ministry Facebook page for resources!

Check Facebook for Children's time videos, Sunday School Lessons, bible story videos and craft ideas!
We are going to start providing monthly Sunday School/activity bags for the kids full of coloring pages,games, treats, etc- fun things to keep them occupied!

July's activity bags will be available for pick up at the Summer Challenge (social distance) Celebration on Sunday, June 28th at 7pm!
Summer is here and we are going to challenge our families to a Summer of Service! We'll provide weekly challenges each month for our children and youth and their families with opportunities to serve our neighbors, our community and our loved ones!

At the end of each month, we'll celebrate our accomplishments with a special treat! Stay tuned for your first set of challenges for June!
Virtual Youth Group-

Welcome to Youth Caroline Mata, Reagan Mojica and Roman Gonzales!

We want to keep our Youth healthy and Safe! We will not meet in person until further notice. Check our KUMC Youth Facebook or Instagram for faith formation activities you can do at home!

We are doing Sunday School, Youth Group Game night and Thursday Night Check in by Zoom meeting. Check Facebook for the links to the meetings!
Join us for games Sunday and Thursday nights at 7pm! Zoom links on FB and Instagram!
Our purpose is to serve God by dedicating ourselves to pray each day for each person, need and concern as listed in both the confidential prayer list and the persons named in the church bulletin and newsletter. We welcome anyone who would like to join us. For more on joining, contact Natha Caldwell.

Prayer request slips are available in the sanctuary pews and may be placed in the offering plate on Sunday to be given to the pastor. Persons may also contact Natha Caldwell (512-618-3908) , Joann Runkle (832-741-7237) or Pastor Stella Burkhalter (512-415-6708) with requests (please include both email and phone info for us).

Current Prayer List

P rayers for Our Homebound
Craig Christiansen, Alice Herzog,
Jack Nipper

For All God’s People
Erik Curtis, Melanie Tiemann,
Margaret McGuiness, Cody Childress,
Jean Moser, Lorene Whitten, Lisa Starlin, Natha Caldwell, Olga Parker, Kathryn Roark, Addison Johnson,
Dave Brown, Shirley LaFleur,
Curtis Rosenthal, Alva Baker,
Jean Bahney's sister Mary,
Simone Schrott,
Heather Schnabl, Sarah Chavis' mom

Prayers for Military
Andrew Klemme, Jon Vahl

Prayers in Sympathy
The family of Larry Murphree
The family of Arnold Cassidy Keesee
(Jennifer Holling's uncle)

If you would like to submit something for the weekly newsletter, you need to submit on Mondays, so we can send it out by Wednesdays. 

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What committee or group is doing it?
What day? Time? Location? Deadline?
Who to contact (name, phone, email)

Please send submissions to
|Kyle United Methodist Church| 512-268-2331 | |