First UMC Mesquite News and Events

Moment of Blessing – Darlene Davis on the Acolyte program - Years ago the Acolyte program began. It was a wonderful way to involve children in the worship service. Then, sadly, the program dissappeared. But for a special lady, our Acolyte program would still be nonexistent. Thanks to Darlene Davis, the program has been reestablished and our children, are once again Read More
All Saints Day – Sunday, November 4 - All Saints (November 1 or the first Sunday in November) is a day of remembrance for the saints, with the New Testament meaning of all Christian people of every time and place. We celebrate the communion of saints as we remember the dead, both of the Church universal and of Read More
Moment of Blessing – Stacy Cook talks One Plus One - Stacy talks One plus One Did you click on the link above? Were you amazed at what you heard? Stacy is pretty amazing and she is one of the nicest persons you will ever meet. We are fortunate that she heads up one of our most infuential programs...One Plus One. Read More
Trunk & Treat – 6:30 p.m., church parking lot - So much fun! After the Fish Fry, come out to the parking lot to enjoy the festivities of Trunk & Treat. Decorate your car (not required), pass out treats (required), have fun and fellowship (required). Candy donations are being accepted so that all participants are overloaded. Drop off your donation Read More
Fish Fry – October 28, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., FLC - Come join in the Fish Fry Fun! Bring a side and dessert to share. The fish is fresh and prepared by our own church family. Stay afterwards for Trunk & Treat!
Brushes With Faith – Friday, November 9 - Paint party with a touch of scripture. Meets in the Fellowship Hall. Come at 6:45 p.m. Painting starts at 7:00! RSVP: [email protected] or FB $8.00 fee including canvas, brushes, paint (Trade in a used canvas for $2.00 off fee). Theme will be fall or holiday. Session closed after 20 participants. Read More
Moment of Blessing – James Toupal – Kairos - Link: James & Kairos Want to hear about someone's passion? Click the link above to hear how Kairos has become James Toupal's passion. To think, it all started with thinking "It's just one weekend." James is a super friendly person. Look for him on Sunday mornings ushering or mingling. He Read More
UMW Cookbooks are still available! - UMW has 10 cookbooks still available for $10.00 each. They make great gifts! See Judy Adams or any UMW member to get yours.
2018 Africa Day Photos - According to Pastor Sylvanus Chapman, the 2018 Africa Day, hosted by the Ebenezer Fellowship was a huge success. Click on the link to view photos of the celebration. 2018 Africa Day