NEWS & NOTES

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KROLL FAMILY CELEBRATION & GOOD-BYE

  



CELEBRATE AMANDA BAKER’S BIRTHDAY WITH THE SEWING ANGELS

The Sewing Angels invite you to come and celebrate Amanda Baker’s birthday with them this Tuesday, April 9th at 11:00 am in the Annex.  



PALM SUNDAY CONCERTS

NEXT SUNDAY Carlson presents our Palm Sunday Concerts with our Choir, Praise Team, and Drama performances.  There are varied musical genres with Hanna Mary Perry leading the traditional / blended style at 8:45 am and Jesse Kroll leading the contemporary style at 11:00 am.  Invite a friend to a full service of music!



JESSE KROLL EARNS MASTER OF DIVINITY DEGREE

If any Carlson church-family members would like to attend Jesse Kroll’s graduation ceremony celebrating the completion of his MDiv degree from Asbury Theological Seminary, the event will take place at University Carillon United Methodist Church, 1395 Campus View Court, Oviedo, Florida, 32765, from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm on Saturday, May 11th  



ORDER EASTER LILIES NOW

You can order your Easter Lilies now.  Only $10 each.
 


THANK YOU!

Thanks to the 18 members and 12 St. Matthews Men who worked to do the cleaning, planting and odd jobs around the church during our workday last weekend.  The church looks great!



UNITED METHODIST MEN’S WORLD FAMOUS CHICKEN DINNER

On Sunday, March 17th, the UM Men will be serving their “World Famous” chicken for eat in or take out.  A 1/4 chicken served with fresh green beans and corn will only be $8.00.  The men will start serving at 10:30 am.  It’s your lucky day; you don’t have to cook!  

 



FRIDAY NIGHT PRAYER SERVICE APRIL 5TH

Please join us on Friday, April 5th at 6:00 pm for a prayer service for ongoing prayer for Carlson and the United Methodist Church.  



WEDNESDAY NIGHT RETURNS WITH SPECIAL MEAL

After a two-week break, Wednesday night programming returns this week.  The Florida Department of Health in Hendry and Glades Counties will be cooking us a heart-healthy meal!  There will also be free blood pressure checks and information about quitting smoking.  Please come!  Make sure to sign up in the Narthex if you will be joining us for dinner.  



LENTEN STUDY

Pastor Dave will be leading a Lenten study through Facebook this year, studying selected writings of John Wesley, as well as engaging in various spiritual disciplines and fasting together.  Due to time constraints, there will not be an in-person group this year, but if you’re interested, please contact the pastor to join.  Thanks!



VBS 2019 REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE

VBS Registration June 24-28, 2019

Child's Name

Gender
MaleFemale

Date of Birth: Month

Day

Year

Age as of June 24, 2019

What grade will your child be in next fall (2019)?

Mother's Name (If not applicable, type N/A.)

Mother's Phone (Please type in this format 863-123-4567)

Father's Name (If not applicable, type N/A.)

Father's Phone (Please type in this format 863-123-4567)

Home Address: Street

City

State

Zip

Parent's Email (If no email, type N/A.)

Home Church (If no home church, type none.)

Does the child have allergies or other medical issues that we should be aware of?
yesNo

If yes, please list:

Who should we contact in an emergency if parents can not be reached? (Required)

Phone Number (Please type in this format 863-123-4567)

Relationship to Child



CHURCH WORKDAY ~ MARCH 16th

Save the date.  Saturday, March 16th is the annual spring work day at Carlson.  We will begin at 8:30 am and finish around 1 pm.  Volunteers needed.  Sign up sheets will be available next week.  



UNPLUG ~ MARCH 14th

SW District laity and friends are invited to set aside their daily routines and join us at the Riverside Retreat Center on Thursday, May 14th from 10 am – 3 pm.  Come pray, rest, relax and learn new ways to listen to God.  There is no charge and lunch is provided.  To register or for more information, contact Hannah Mary Perry or the church office.

 



WELCOME RECEPTION ~ MARCH 10th

Plan to stay after first service or come early for the second service for a Welcome Reception in the Narthex.  More details to come.

 



FRIDAY NIGHT PRAYER SERVICE ~ MARCH 1st

Please join us on Friday, March 1st at 6:00 pm for a prayer service for ongoing prayer for Carlson and the United Methodist Church.

 




 
These are websites that you may find useful.
 
 
The United Methodist Church
 
 
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
 
 
Chuck Knows Church ~ Cute videos explaining just about everything
you would want to know about the church, but were afraid to ask.
 
 
Weekly Bible crossword puzzles
 
 
The website of the little book you love
Daily devotions and more
 
 
TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Child Protection Training Class
This is mandatory training for anyone working with children or youth in our church, including VBS.
Contact the office for information about online training.
 
 
 
 
Florida Conference Disaster Recovery Training
EARLY RESPONSE TEAM TRAINING
Do you want to be trained as an early responder for the conference?  Training will be held on August 10th at Carlson.  For more information and to register, CLICK HERE.
 
 
 
 
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