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LHUMC e-News April 4th - 2013
 This Sunday, April 7th
We will not gather for regular Sunday morning worship services and classes.   
  Instead, join LHUMC as we go out into the community for a Day of Service!
Not to late ~ sign up to serveClick here...  

Childcare - All reservations due by noon Friday, April 5th to Lee Fisher at

Where is God Calling you to Serve?
Here to Serve Registration Only
Still time to bring items for
UMCOR's ~ Here to Serve ~ "Layette Kits".
details ~ CLICK HERE  

1 John 3:18 
..."let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth."
United Methodist Women
Hands on Work Shop
Dates:  Tuesday, April 9th at 9:30am &/or Wednesday, April 10th at 7pm
Questions please contact Joan Quiett
Bible Study
Wednesday, April 10 
Pastor John Thornton will be leading a Bible Study beginning Wednesday, April 10 at 1:00 PM in the Mary Martha Classroom.

Questions contact Vicki Shepard at  

Parents Night Out
Friday, April 12
6:30pm to
Registration now open. Don't miss out! Sign up today... CLICK HERE
Can you help us get a handle on our sack situation?
Feed LH TB

Feed Lake Highlands now serves about 300 clients, and we need sturdy grocery sacks WITH handlesPlease deliver them to Jill Goad's office A114.  Thank You!

Youth Banquet 
fiesta time ~ youth banquet

It's Fiesta Time!  

The Youth Banquet will be:
Sunday, May 5th from 6pm-8pm.

All are welcome to join the youth as we celebrate a great year and our graduating Seniors. 
(more information to come!)  
Kids Corner
Summer Activities:
Vacation Bible School
June 17-20 ~ 9am - Noon
Now recruiting for PreK/K teachers!
Contact Lee Fisher at:
Register:  CLICK HERE
Summer Fun Days
July 8-31 ~ Mon. & Wed.
Register:  CLICK HERE 

Pine Cove Base Camp

August 5-9 ~ 9am-4pm
Register:  CLICK HERE 
Heifer International
If you would like to help give a family in poverty a hand-up not a hand-out, help us give them a PIG! 

The price is $120 per pig (any size donation is welcome).  You can drop a check in the offering plate (Payable: LHUMC Memo line: Pig) or your favorite UMW member will accept cash or checks.

More information CLICK HERE 

ACT 2013 ~ Thank you!
Footloose logo ~ ACT


The Artists of Christian Talent board would like to thank the LHUMC community for their support during Footloose. Whether helping behind the scenes, attending the show, or making financial contributions to support the effort, we could not have done it without you! Thanks to all who participated in our 38th show!
Sunday, April 14th   
The 7 Deadly Sins
New Sermon Series:
'The Seven Deadly Sins"
Please join us beginning Sunday, April 14th
Youth Mission Trip Stock Sales...
Beginning on Sunday, April 14th 
Stock Certificate ~ youth mission trip
Your investment in their trip will allow the Youth to travel beyond the church walls to McDowell County, West Virginia. There they will serve one of the poorest counties in the United States by rebuilding and sharing the love of Christ.
You can purchase your stocks outside the Sanctuary and in the back of the Great Hall before and after the church services. Stockholders will be invited to a special dinner to thank them for their investment and hear about the ways we served the community.
Interested in participating in the mission trip? -- Only a few youth spots are still available. 
Questions contact Tommy McCrory at or Jennifer Welden at
Mission Trip Dates:  July 27th-August 3rd.
CLICK HERE ~ to register for the Youth Mission Trip. 
LHUMC's Children's Choir presents:   
Cool in the Furnace ~ children's musical
'It's Cool in the Furnace"

Hear this timeless cool Bible tale of Daniel, his pals Shadrach,

Meshach and Abednego

~ King Nebuchadnezzar and
his fiery furnace!
3pm Sunday, April 14th Sanctuary - free

LHUMC's 21st Annual...
Garage Sale


Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27,  

8am - 3pm


Donate: Clean and gently used furniture, housewares, towels and bedding in like-new condition (please indicate the size of the bedding and package sets together), sporting equipment, toys, games, books, puzzles, working electronics (indicate everything you know about the item and include all cords, instruction manuals, etc), baby items, clothing, etc.     Please, NO large old TV's and NO heavy, winter clothing items.


Set up begins Sunday afternoon, April 21st at 1 pm and will continue throughout the week.

The sale is open to church families on Thursday evening, April 25th from 6-8 pm.


LOTS OF HELP NEEDED for set up after services

and clean up on Saturday. 

CLICK HERE ~ and help with the Church Garage Sale!

Questions? Contact Connie Baird at 214.293.1418 or or Jackie Counts at 214.349.3352 or