Worship October 6
at 11am  

Scripture: 2 Timothy 2:8-15 NRSV

Message: Remember Jesus Christ!

Follow the YouTube link below to hear the praise song in next Sunday's Service.

The Norcross First UMC Men’s Ministry will be serving up Rick Busbee’s BBQ on Saturday and Sunday, October 5 and 6.
The booth will be along the RR tracks next to Thrasher Park.

Be sure to stop by for some good Festival Cuisine between 10am and 6pm Saturday and 11am and 5pm Sunday!
Parking for this event is limited, however, shuttles will run from Hopewell Baptist Church, Norcross City Hall, and Christ Church Episcopal to Thrasher Park during Festival hours.

NOTE: NFUMC is not a shuttle location this year. Come on out!
Welcome Newest Member
Cenethe L. Hunder
Cenethe says, "I  kindly convey my gratitude and appreciation to Pastor and entire church for officially accepting me into full membership, fellowship and relationship at Norcross First UMC. May God bless us all in our efforts to follow in the footsteps of our great Shepherd; in the name of Jesus. Amen!"
Hispanic Ministry
Health Fair
October 26 | 10am-3pm
Join us to learn about health programs and resources in your community that can improve your quality of life. Contact Sonia Lopez for
more info– 404.587.4307.
Connect Student Ministry
Six Flags Fright Fest
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Open to students 7th -12th Grade. We will meet at the church at 10:30 AM. Return at midnight! Cost is $35.00. Must sign up so we can plan for transportation.  Deadline Sunday, October 6. Registration is not complete until paid in full. 
Deadline is FIRM!
Circle of Peace
Tuesday, October 8 | 10am
Home of  Betty Hartman
All women of the church are invited to attend to get to know Rachel Welch, our new Children’s Ministry Director, who will be sharing with us.
Contact Murlene Dubay with
questions – 770-449-1478.

Thursday, October 17 | 7pm | Fellowship Hall
This will be the last Council meeting of the year as we prepare for
Charge Conference in November.
Norcross First has a NEW
wifi network! 
Check your phone's settings and connect to 
Norcross Visitor
(the password hasn't changed, just the network name) 
The JESUS Challenge
21 Days of Loving God and Neighbor

21 Days of Loving God and Neighbor
Join Us  for this adult study! 
Sundays through Oct. 20 at 9:30 a.m.
Family Life Center OR Fellowship Hall
Ongoing Ministries
Jet Set Meeting
October 16 | 11am | Fellowship Hall
Reminder: Jet Set does not meet in the month of November!

Pre-trip Meeting
All who have pre-registered for this trip will meet
October 20th at 2PM in Room 135.

Jet Set Trip
November 4-9, 2019 | Lancaster, PA
The trip includes a guided tour of Philadelphia, a visit to charming Kitchen Kettle Village, a visit to Park City Center, and a visit to The Amish Country. 5 nights lodging, 8 meals - 5 breakfast and 3 dinners included. Contact  Wilda McWilliams
at 770-967-2393 with questions.
JOY Bible Study
( J ust O lder Y outh)
JOY meets at the church weekly on Wednesday mornings
at 10am, August - May in Room 210/212 .
The current study is the book of James.
Contact  Bobbye Raye Kennison  for more information.
Senior Men's Bible Study
Thursdays weekly | 11:45am 
Berkeley Hills Country Club
The Thursday Men's group study is the Old Testament Book of Job.
Now is a great time to join the weekly gathering for lunch and
Bible study! Contact  Tom Waits  for more information.
There is Power in Prayer!
We want to pray for you and your concerns and needs, and invite you to pray as well! If you would like to receive a weekly prayer list, or be included in the prayer email chain, please email  prayers@norcrossfirst.org 

Believers Praying
Believers Praying is an ongoing, open and interactive, group that meets weekly on Tuesdays at 7pm until approx. 8:15pm in an informal setting. It normally meets in the Prayer Room off of the Sanctuary. All adults are welcome to attend regularly or as available. Prayer, including corporate Prayer, is vital to be a thriving church!
Articles and Announcements
Submission of articles and announcements for the weekly newsletter and bulletin must be received by Noon Monday weekly. Email Andie Ashe: communications@norcrossfirst.org

*Other ministry areas have their own individual newsletters, which are accessible through our website, or by signing up with the ministry area.*
Monthly Financial Status as of 9/30/2019:
Rec'd ytd: $990,354 | Spent ytd: $985,828