HUMC Weekly News - May 9, 2019
14005 Stumptown Rd.
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 875-1156
Last Sunday, May 5
Matthew 16:13-19
"The Family of God"
This Sunday, May 12
John 10:22-30
"The Voice of the Shepherd"
This Sunday is Confirmation Sunday and Mother's Day.
Welcome, Rod!
We extend a warm welcome to our new Director of Student Ministries, Rod Arters. Rod grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia but has made the South his home for the last 15 years.  A graduate of Eastern University in St. Davids, PA, Rod double majored in Health & Physical Education and Youth Ministry and has over 13 years of full-time ministry experience under his belt serving previous churches in numerous capacities; students, young adults, and divorcees. He has led over 20 mission trips, both local and abroad, and looks forward to serving God alongside the body of Christ at HUMC.  Rod has three children; Rodney (21), Emily (19) and Andrew (13).  
Children's Ministry Notes
  • Thank you to all who participated in Hello Huntersville!
  • radKIDS Summer Camps have been scheduled for June, July and August.
  • There are many opportunities for our children to serve during Worship. Please see our newsletter for details.
For more information about Children's Ministry, read this week's HUMC Kids Connect.
Student Ministries (Youth) Notes
  • We are pleased to announce our new Director of Student Ministries, Rod Arters. Welcome, Rod!
  • There is no meeting this Sunday.
  • Thank you to all who participated in Pastor Appreciation Sunday.
  • We have a lot of fun things planned for May. Check out the May Calendar.
  • We have two mission trip opportunities this summer: July 14-19 (Savannah, GA); August 9-11 (Spiritus - Caswell Beach).
For more information on everything in Student Ministries, see this week's newsletter.
Church Council Meeting
Our next meeting is Monday, May 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. All are welcome to attend.
Keenagers
The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 16. We will meet at the House of Taipei in Huntersville (16500 Northcross Dr.) Please RSVP to Jodie Cox at 704-400-4021 by Tuesday, May 14.
For more information about Keenagers, click HERE.
Passionate, Thriving, Loving Community
Coupons for Troops Update
Thank you to all of you who continue to drop off coupons in the front lobby box. Special thanks to those who are able to cut them ahead of time. The April mailing was just sent. We mailed 11,111 coupons worth $24,564.24. We are approaching a three year period of sending coupons to our base in Germany. Since the first mailing in May 2016 we have mailed 317,401 coupons with a face value of $614,151. If you have any questions about this program feel free to email Wanda Kerns .
Thank You!
We would like to extend our gratitude to the everyone who volunteered at the Hello Huntersville Event last Sunday! It was a fun event and a perfect opportunity to meet new people and invite them to visit HUMC!