CALENDAR OF EVENTS

All Saints Sunday and Holy Communion: Sunday, November 5 — both services

We remember and honor the lives of church members and others dear to us who have died in the last twelve months. And we remember Jesus who gave himself for us and whose grace nourishes and empowers us.

S’mores & More: Sunday, November 5 — 4:00-5:30 PM

Join us for tasty s’mores, good company and great music. Joe and Liz will sing and play some favorite songs as well as a few of Joe’s originals. Mike Holden will bring his Community Band for a musical set. Donations will go to Congo Women Arise initiative. If weather permits, we’ll be outside; if not, we will move to the CLC.

$2 Movie Night: Thursday, November 9 — Doors open at 6:30 PM — First come, first served

For only $2 dollars and two food items per person choose the movie of your choice ($5 without food). Benefits the Paris First UMC’s food pantry. Items accepted: Mac & cheese, canned meats and stews, canned ravioli or spaghetti, canned soups, canned fruit or juices, canned vegetables, canned beans, grape or strawberry jams, peanut butter, powdered milk, instant potatoes, and breakfast cereals. Sponsored by The Parisian Theater & WMUF/WLZK/WHDM/WRQR Radio.

Charge Conference: Sunday, November 12

If you would like to help with refreshments, contact Sharon in the church office at 731-642-4764.

Memphis Annual Conference’s Junior/Senior High Fall Retreat: November 10-12

Contact Josh Shaw for more information, 731-642-4764.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

By The Way Bible Study: Thursday mornings

Gets an early start on Advent with a book study of Adam Hamilton’s “Faithful – Christmas through the Eyes of Joseph.” Please join the ladies on Thursday mornings at 10:00 am in the Esther Aden Library.

Cherokee Children’s Mission:

It’s that time of the year when we begin collecting donations for our Cherokee Christmas Mission, which provides for over 100 children. Club 56, our 5th and 6th graders, shop from a wish list for these children and prepare gift bags for the Cherokee children. Gary and Kathy Collier, and Club 56 members, are seeking monetary gifts to make dreams come true. Make your contribution to the church office and label your check to: Paris First United Methodist Church / For: Cherokee Children Mission. For more information, contact the church office at 731-642-4764.

Children’s Christmas Musical Practice:

Beginning this Wednesday night, practice begins for the children’s Christmas musical, “Back to the Manager.” The musical will be December17, 3pm.