HUMC Weekly News - October 11, 2018
14005 Stumptown Rd.
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 875-1156
Last Sunday, October 7
Isaiah 43:1-3, 18-21
Matthew 7:12
"World Communion Sunday" ( video )
This Sunday, October 14
New Series: Vision and Mission
Revelation 3:14-22
This Sunday!
8:30 Service: Guest Musician, Mr. Harold McAulliffe
Harold McAuliffe, tenor extraordinaire, the brother of Bob McAuliffe, will be blessing us with a couple of songs. We will also have a special musical treat from the two brothers together. You don’t want to miss this! 
Important Announcements
Vision and Mission Please join us this Sunday as Pastor Paul begins a new sermon series on our Vision and Mission. For more information, please read the latest word from Pastor Paul .

Celebrating Thrive We are celebrating one year of our Thrive campaign. Next Sunday, October 21 our children will have a special surprise for us. Then on Sunday, October 28 we will have a church-wide celebration following the 10:30 service complete with a bounce house for the kids and a potluck lunch (chicken and dessert provided). Please RSVP to bring a side dish.

Charge Conference Our annual Charge Conference is scheduled for Sunday, November 4 immediately following the 10:30 service. All are invited to attend.
Your Tithes, Offerings, and Gifts...Did You Know?
All money collected that is not designated to our capital campaign “Thrive” or to a specific ministry i.e., “Not Here Ministry,” “Nifty Needles,” etc. goes into our church’s general fund. Welcome to the “Did You Know” section of our weekly newsletter. For the next several weeks we will highlight one area where your tithes, offerings and gifts are used to support your church.  
Children's Ministry - Upcoming Events
Sunday, October 21
  • Children will receive Thrive t-shirts and sing the Thrive song at the 10:30 service
  • Thrive information sessions at 9:30 and 11:30 in the Fellowship Hall
Sunday, October 28 - Thrive Celebration Sunday
  • Trick-or-treat Faith filled event (during the Sunday school time)
  • Celebration following the 10:30 service complete with bounce house!
  • Potluck lunch - chicken and dessert provided. Please sign up HERE to RSVP

Club 3:16 is collecting socks and underwear during the month of October. The next meeting this Sunday, October 14 at 10:30 in the Simon Peter Room.
For more information on everything happening in Children's Ministry, read the Children's Ministry Weekly Newsletter on our website.
HUMC Ministries and Missions
Room in the Inn
We are gearing up for this year's Room in the Inn season. If you have never volunteered in this ministry, please consider it. It is a life-changing experience. For more information on this ministry, visit our website. To sign up, please click HERE.
This ministry is thriving! Read all about this ministry HERE and learn how you can get involved.
Not Here Ministry
Did you know that Not Here Ministry counts on 20+ folks every week?
  • It takes drivers to pick up donated food at all the contributing locations.
  • It takes individuals to sort and separate all the food, clothing and personal items.
  • It takes a crew of dedicated chefs and sous chefs to plan and prepare delicious menus.
  • It takes passionate people to serve our guests at Hope Chapel every Thursday.
  • It takes clean up and maintenance persons.
Fall Community Extravaganza
  • Please think about your silent auction donation. Our silent auction items help make this event successful. Email Ann Kincer for more information.
  • We need bottled water and individually wrapped, nut-free candy for the children's activities. Please consider donating these items by October 15. Email Cindy Simpson for more information.
  • We need you! It takes a lot of volunteers to make this event successful. We especially need volunteers from 12-2. If you are interested, please email Libby Allison.
Silent Auction Highlights
2-Hour Concert with Cameron Floyd

“One of the Queen City’s 25 local musicians you have to hear!”
HUMC Summer Camp
(3-5 yr. olds)
1-week Session

Session dates and information will be published in the Spring.
Click on the image above for details about our Fall Community Extravaganza.