First United Methodist Church of Rockport, Texas
Friday, December 09, 2016
Growing Families in Christ
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Instant Family Christmas Play!
 
Sunday, December 18
5:00pm - 8:00pm
 
Rehearsal: 5:00-7:00pm in Fellowship Hall
Performance: 7:00pm in the Sanctuary
 
Families with children and youth are invited
to come to a special one-night event. It
promises to be a fun night of crafts, songs,
and collaborative drama!  If you just want to
come watch the program, please join us in
the Sanctuary before 7:00pm.
 
Cast Party and Reception to follow at 8:00pm

Come Grow with Us in Christ!

  
  First United Methodist Church 801 E. Main  
Rockport, TX 78382 

361-729-1659
 
 

Sunday Schedule

 
8:00 a.m. Traditional Worship Service (Holy Communion every Sunday)
 
 
 
9:15 a.m. Sunday School Classes (Coffee Bistro on First Sundays in the Fellowship Hall)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10:30 a.m. Traditional Worship Service (Holy Communion monthly on first Sundays)
 
Church office hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday (closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
 
 
 

Please join us in celebrating this joyous season at these upcoming events and worship services:

Sunday, Dec 4: Blue Christmas Worship Service

6:00 p.m. A Service of Hope and Healing.  During the holiday season, grief is a tremendous weight to bear. This service is designed to quietly honor the lament of wounded hearts and lay our grief at the throne of God.

Tuesday, Dec 6:  First Learning Tree Christmas Program

5:00 p.m.  Pictures with Santa in the Fellowship Hall

6:00 p.m.  First Learning Tree Christmas Program in the sanctuary

Sunday, Dec 11: Christmas Brunch 

9:15 a.m. In between worship services we will share in a Christmas Brunch in the Fellowship Hall.  Coffee and punch will be provided and you are invited to bring a breakfast dish to share (not required!). Please call Chris Weber at 832-794-3310 for more information or if you would like to help with set-up and clean-up.

Monday, Dec 12:  Open House at the Church 

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. FUMC and FLT Staff Members invite you to our Christmas Open House.  We will be in the Church Administrative Hallway with lots of holiday goodies!

Sunday, Dec 18:  “Lessons and Carols” 

8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Chancel choir and guests will bring the message at both worship services.

Sunday, Dec 18:  “’Twas the Light Before Christmas” Instant Christmas Play 

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Rehearsal in Fellowship Hall

7:00 p.m. Performance in Sanctuary

8:00 p.m. Cast Party and Reception

Families with children and youth are invited to come participate in a special one night event. It promises to be a fun night of crafts, songs, and collaborative drama!  If you just want to come watch the program please join us in the Sanctuary before 7:00 p.m..

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Saturday, Dec 24: Christmas Eve Services 

5:00 p.m.  Family Worship Service: Designed for children, young families and all who are young at heart!  This will be a fun and interactive worship service.

7:00 p.m.  Traditional Worship Service: Celebrating Christ’s Birth with Communion and Candlelight. Childcare available.

Sunday, Dec 25: Christmas Day Worship Service

10:30 a.m.  One Family Service: Bring your family and come celebrate the birth of God’s only Son. Children are invited to join us in worship and bring a toy to be blessed. 

Your FUMC Staff wish you a

VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!

 

 
 

FUMC Rockport Mission Statement:

Growing Families in Christ

through Nurture, Outreach, and Witness