January 26, 2020
“The Spirit of Truth
Part 2″
John 16:4-15
8:45 am & 11:00 am
Pastor David Mullins
Worship with us!

Sunday Worship

8:45 am Traditional Service
This service is perfect for those who long to seek God in a more serene environment. Traditional hymns are accompanied by a pianist, our Chancel Choir and traditional liturgy.
11:00 am Contemporary Service
Come and experience a more energetic atmosphere designed for families and the young at heart. Worship to the sound of contemporary songs played by our Praise Band, and enjoy the performance of our “Worship in Motion” dance & flag team.

Children in Worship Service

During the 11:00 am service we have a Children’s Sermon. After this time the children are invited to the Fellowship Hall for Children’s Worship Time.

Grounded in Faith ~ Coffee Bar

Be sure to join us at the coffee bar in the Narthex between the 8:45 am and 11:00 am services for coffee, snacks and fellowship.

Sunday School

10:00 – 10:55 am      Carlson Kids for Kindergarten through 5th Grade  
10:00 – 10:55 am      Adult Sunday School classes available for all

Nursery & Toddler Care

8:30 am – 12:15 pm Our nursery and toddler rooms are open on Sunday mornings for infants to four-year-olds.

Kindergarten through 5th Grade

10:00 – 10:55 am      Carlson Kids Sunday School
11:00 am                   Elementary children begin in the Contemporary Service with their parents, move up front for the Children’s Sermon and then go to the Fellowship Hall for Children’s Worship Time, with video, dance, Bible study and crafts.


Wednesday Evening Ministry Programming!
Come Join Us!
WEYou can join us for dinner and worship even if you are not participating in a Small Group Study.
Please RSVP if you are joining us for dinner so we know how many to cook for.
You can sign up in the Narthex, call the office by Monday at 5 pm, or make reservations now.
The cost of dinner is a suggested donation of $5 per person or $20 per family.  You can donate on Wednesday at dinner (cash or check only) or donate now.  Just be sure to use the dropdown menu to choose Wednesday night dinner.
5:45 pm – 6:30 pm       Dinner in the Fellowship Hall – Donation!  Invite a Friend!  Bring your Family!
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm       Worship in the Fellowship Hall – Blended worship with prayer and devotion
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm       Adult Small groups including a Men’s group
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm       Wednesday Night Kids (K-5th grade)
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm       Youth Group (middle and high school)
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm       Free Nursery with qualified staff is available while parents attend small groups
(All adults who work with children have had “Child Protection Training” and Background Checks.)

Small Groups
A Journey Through Acts
What was the early church like?  How did it spread from a handful to thousands in such a short time?  What can we learn about following the Holy Spirit today?  Pastor Dave will be leading this study of the Acts and the Apostles.  No materials required, just bring your Bible and a desire to learn and grow!
Men’s Devotional Group
Studies various devotionals each week.  Led by Eric Baker.

2019 Fall Menus

Head Chef:  Jean Smith
Menu:  Pizza Night ~ Pizza, Veggie Pizza & Fruit Pizza

Head Chef:  Julie Burke
Menu:  Meatloaf

Head Chef:  Richelle Battams
Menu:  Tuscan Tortellini Soup, Ham & Cheese Sliders

Head Chef:  Jean Smith
Menu:  Thanksgiving Dinner

11-20-19  Decorating the Church for Christmas
Head Chef:  Julie Burke
Menu:  Souper Supper
Volunteers bring several varieties of soup, and
we decorate the church for Christmas after we eat!
Head Chef:  Richelle Battams
Menu:  Cajun Chicken Alfredo
Head Chef:  Jean Smith
Menu:  Shepherd’s Pie
Head Chef:  Julie Burke
Menu:  Lasagna


Carlson is located in the heart of LaBelle, Florida at 310 Campbell Street.
Campbell Street is just west of the Court House off of SR 80 or Hickpochee Avenue as it is known through town.  Turn north on Campbell Street located between the LaBelle Motel and the Family Dollar.
You will go past two stop signs and see the church on your left.  
There is a parking lot before the church on your left, or park along the Upthegrove Elementary School fence in the grass, on your right.  The main entrance is directly below the steeple of the church, facing Campbell Street.

Map of Carlson Methodist

Prayer Request Form
One of the five pillars of membership in the United Methodist Church is to pray.  Christians pray for others to grow in their relationship with God.  If you would like us to pray for you, or a loved one, please complete the prayer request below and know that Christians from Carlson are praying!

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