Weekly News — Week of August 20

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Discover Membership Lunch
If you would like to join the First Melissa church family, or if you would like more information about the church, we invite you to attend the Discover Membership lunch Sunday, September 3, at 11:30 a.m. in The Cafe (Building B). Activities, including lunch, are available for kids (birth–grade 6). To RSVP, please call 972.838.2277 or email info@firstmelissa.com.

Back to School Events
—– FM Kids – Bring your backpack and your family to enjoy our Back to School-Backpack Blessing Event.  We will participate as a family in a fun time to pray over our kids (Grades K-6) and their backpacks! Then laugh together with Keith Coast, Preteen Camp Pastor, from 3-5 pm on Sunday, August 27, in the Worship Center.

—– FM Students – Calling all students in Grades 7-12 to a time of prayer for the school year on Sunday, August 27, at 10:15 am and then come back in the afternoon 3-5 pm for sand volleyball, gaga ball, kickball, hanging out and food!

For more information and to register for both events, go to firstmelissa.com/events.

Disaster Relief Ministry Interest Meeting
Disaster Relief Ministry helps meet the needs of those impacted by disasters. To be apart of this ministry or to learn more, please join us in The Cube (Building A) on Sunday, September 3, at 4 pm.

Men’s Huddle
Guys – First Melissa’s Men’s Ministry will soon be starting new Huddles for the Fall. Huddles (men’s small groups for fellowship and discipleship) are available on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights, along with Thursday mornings, beginning August 28. For more information or to join a Huddle, visit the Men’s Ministry in the foyer today or email Dan Goddard at men@firstmelissa.com.

Christmas Musical
The First Melissa Christmas Musical is Sunday, December 10. You can be a part of this production in a variety of ways, whether your preference is in the spotlight or behind the scenes.  Go to Information Center in the foyer to learn more or email Kevin Barham at kbarham@firstmelissa.com

A look ahead…
• Hope Cancer Support Ministry meeting – August 29 @ 7 pm
• Wednesday ministries for all ages begin August 30 @ 6:30 pm
• Disaster Relief Ministry Interest Meeting – September 3
• Bless My Church Offering – September 17
• Volunteer Expo – October 1

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