Click HERE to view the live recording from Sunday morning's in-person Traditional Service. You can also find the daily readings & notices at the bottom of this email.
Featured Events
Lunch Out - Fin & Fork
Thursday, October 14 | 11:30am
Join us for our monthly lunch outing with friends. We will be gathering at Fin & Fork on East Gregory Street for a time of fellowship and fun. Our reservations are outdoors on the patio. RSVP to the church office by October 12th.
Church-Wide Retreat & Youth Choir Retreat
October 15 - 17 | Blue Lake
We are looking forward to spending time with our church family for our church-wide retreat! All those who have registered will be receiving a followup email from Mici Kuba with more information. Registration is now closed, but you can email Mici ( to enquire about availability.
Friday Night At The Wright Place
Friday, October 15 | 6:00 - 8:00pm | The Wright Place | $10
Join us for a fun filled evening of fellowship with friends. It will include a delicious dinner (meatloaf, potatoes, vegetable, bread and dessert) along with a music performance by the Bayview Pickers, featuring our very own church member Dan Rowe. They play a variety of oldies, country and pop music. RSVP to the church office by October 12th. Doors open at 5:30pm.
Trunk or Treat
October 24 | 4:00-5:00pm | Parking Lot off Guillemard
All ages are invited to join us for Trunk or Treat! We will have Crafts, Games, Costume Contest, Photo booth, & MORE! You can sign up to decorate your car and there will be a prize for the best decorated vehicle! Make sure to bring your change to donate to Serving the Hungry.
Monday, October 11
Senior High Bible Study
Mondays | 7:30am | Panera
Serving the Hungry
Mondays & Thursdays | 8:00am - 1:00pm
Chill Time for Fourth Graders
Mondays | 3:15 - 4:15pm | Mall Food Court
RSVP to Sarah Hicks  (850) 217-0694
Faith and Fitness
Led by Denise Van Atta
Mondays | 5:00pm | Front Lawn
Get Wright on Mondays
Led by Lisa Bond
Mondays | 5:30pm | Wesley Abbey Parlor
Centering Prayer Group
Mondays | 6:00pm | Hybrid
Monday Night Class
Mondays | 6:00pm | Wesley Abbey, Room 101
Grand Monday Nights
Hosted by The Grand-Parenting Class
Mondays | 7:00pm | via Zoom
Tuesday, October 12
Coffee with Friends
Tuesdays | 9:30 - 10:30am | First Church Library
Prayer Shawl Ministry
Tuesdays | 10:00am | Wesley Abbey 101
Centering Prayer Group
Tuesdays | 10:00am | Hybrid
Creation Care
Tuesdays | 6:30pm | via Zoom
Wednesday, October 13
Dad's Bible Study
Wednesdays | 7:30am | Polanza
Women at the Well
Wednesdays | 10:30am - 12:00pm | Wright Place, Room 202 & Zoom
Starting the study Forgiving What You Can't Forget by Lysa TerKeurst on October 13th. Book is available on Amazon. Books are not required, as there is a video. Contact Cindy Smith ( for Zoom information
Joe Harrell Men's Bible Study
Wednesdays | 12:00pm | Wright Place,Great Hall
Contact Mike Vance for more info (850-777-7650)
Wednesday Night Dinner
5:00 - 6:00pm | The Wright Place
Come and enjoy a meal and fellowship with your church family! Registration required.
Dinner Menu: Cider Glazed Pork Chops, Autumn Salad, Sweet Potato Fries, Green Beans, Bread, & Dessert

Please note that masks are required while in the serving line and while moving about the dining room.
Senior Pastor’s Bible Study
6:00 – 7:00pm | Wesley Abbey & Online at
Join Senior Pastor, Dr. Wesley H. Wachob on Wednesday nights as he leads a study of “The Bible and the Apostles’ Creed”. No book required.
Disciple Bible Fast Track
6:00 - 7:30pm | Wright Place, 2nd Floor, Room 205
Led by Earle McAuley & Patrick Houghton

5 Love Languages
6:00 - 7:00pm | Wright Place, 2nd Floor, Room, 204
Led by David Boyd

Brave Church
6:00 - 7:00pm | HYBRID (via Zoom), Wright Place, 2nd Floor, Room 202
Led by Donell Seager

Parent’s Community Group
6:00 The Wright Place, Great Hall

Weight Watchers
5:30 (weigh in), 6:00 – 6:30pm (meeting) | Wesley Abbey (Room to be determined)
Led by Carol Tullius
FREE! Kid Connect at Night 
5:30 - 7:15 pm

NEW! Preschool Choir
5:30 - 6:00pm
Tween and Mid-High Bible Study
6:00-7:15pm | Youth Building
Weekly Adult Choir Rehearsal
6:15 – 7:45pm | Gym
Thursday, October 14
Middle School Bible Study
Thursdays | 7:00am | Whataburger on Gregory
Serving the Hungry
Mondays & Thursdays | 8:00am - 1:00pm
Mom's Bible Study
Thursdays, 8:15am, Wesley Abbey Coffee Shop
Led by Lynn Bonner Jackson, Yoga Instructor
Thursdays | 10:00 - 11:00am | 2nd Floor Lobby, Wesley Abbey
Lunch Out - Fin & Fork
Thursday, October 14 | 11:30am
Friday, October 15
Church-Wide Retreat & Youth Choir Retreat
October 15 - 17 | Blue Lake
Friday Night At The Wright Place
Friday, October 15 | 6:00 - 8:00pm | The Wright Place | $10
Sunday, October 17
Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
8:00 & 11:00am Traditional in the Gym & 11:00am ICON in Wesley Abbey
Online: 8:00am & 11:00am Facebook &

With protective caution and following the recommendations of the CDC, we recommend that all who attend Sunday Services and/or any church activity at FUMC resume wearing masks--regardless of their vaccination status.
Nursery available for Infant - 2 years old. Click HERE for more info.

Contact for more information.
Sunday Morning Classes
9:30 - 10:30am
Sunday Night Youth & Choir
Sundays | 4:30 - 7:30pm
Griefshare Bereavement Support Group
Sundays | 5:45pm - 7:30pm | Perry Home
Email Jennifer Piver, for more information.
Trunk or Treat
October 24 | 4:00-5:00pm | Parking Lot off Guillemard
Silver & Gold
Thursday, October 28 | 11:00am - 1:00pm | The Wright Place | $10
Click on the link below to view The Methodist Witness online.
Love & Remembrance
Eulalie Mock on the death of her husband, Charles. Charles died September 25, 2021.

Elsie Morrisette on the death of her sister, Linda Mallard. Linda died October 4, 2021.

The family of Steve Greunke. Steve died October 1, 2021.

Neil Jones and his family on the death of Neil’s 99 years of age mother, Dorothy “Dottie" Sims. Dottie died October 7, 2021.

If you would like to add something to next week's notices, contact Ginger Raines at
Each of us is encouraged to read scripture during the week. This time of slowing down and physical distancing could prove to be a good time for making space for God by making time for meditation, reading, and prayer each day. It will be a blessing. It can change you life.

Monday: Psalm 4, 7; Jer. 36:11-26; 1 Cor. 13:(1-3)4-13; Matt. 10:5-15
Tuesday: Psalm 10, 11; Jer. 36:27--37:2; 1 Cor. 14:1-12; Matt. 10:16-23
Wednesday: Psalm 12, 13, 14; Jer. 37:3-21; 1 Cor. 14:13-25; Matt. 10:24-33
Thursday: Psalm 18:21-50; Jer. 38:1-13; 1 Cor. 14:26-33a, 37-40; Matt. 10:34-42
Friday: Psalm 22; Jer. 38:14-28; 1 Cor. 15:1-11; Matt. 11:1-6
Saturday: Psalm 110:1-5(6-7),116, 117; 2 Kings 25:8-12, 22-26; 1 Cor. 15:12-29; Matt. 11:7-15
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost:  Job 38:1-7 (34-41); Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c; Hebrews 5:1-10; Mark 10:35-45
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