Sunday February 24th, 2019
7th Sunday after the Epiphany
In Worship: We continue our sermon series, The Jesus Interpretation, exploring six teachings from Jesus’ sermon on the mount that begin with “you’ve heard it said…” and Jesus responds “… but I say…”
Mission Trip: The Wesley Outreach Team is excited to announce a mission trip to the US/Mexico border, partnering with OKVIM and the Rio Texas UMC Conference. The trip will be Saturday June 22nd through Friday June 28th for ages 12 and up. The cost will be $500-$600, and funding is available. The schedule is still being refined, but will include serving in established centers that provide migrants food, shelter, and/or respite. Also, we will be working with immigrant children. To learn more about Rio Texas’ Immigration Response ministry, see https://riotexas.org/immigrationresponse We hope that you and your family will take part in this opportunity to serve our neighbors. Pastor Marla will be the team leader. Stay tuned for more information!
Wedding Shower: Join us on March 9th for a wedding shower to celebrate Danielle Petersen and Nicholas Szabo! The brunch shower, hosted by Nancy Christensen and Marla Lobo, will take place between 10 am and noon, and you are welcome to come and go as you are able. Danielle and Nicholas are registered at Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Amazon, and you can find more information at https://www.theknot.com/us/danielle-petersen-and-nicholas-szabo-mar-2019
Ash Wednesday Come and Go Prayer Event: Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent, is Wednesday, March 6th. To enable as many folks as possible to participate, Wesley is hosting a come and go Ash Wednesday Prayer event. From Noon-7:00 PM, come to the Sanctuary and move through four discrete prayer stations. Spend as long as you want – 15 minutes or an hour. The stations are family friendly! Please share with your Christian neighbors who maybe looking for an Ash Wednesday event they can attend!
Realm Online Community: Wesley is working on an online directory, and soon you will be invited to take part! When you receive an email from Wesley about joining our online community please accept and look around! We’ve been building the directory behind the scenes, and you will be able to complete your profile and find other members of the Wesley community there.
Live Streamed Worship Services! Sunday Worship services at Wesley are now live streamed on our FaceBook page, Wesley United Methodist Church – OKC, each Sunday at 10:30 AM! Join us!
Sunday Community Lunch: We hope that you will join us each Sunday for this extended time to fellowship together. This Sunday’s lunch is hosted by the Children and Youth of Wesley as a thank you for everyone at Wesley for supporting their ministries! Sponsors for Spring lunches are needed and appreciated! Please contact Jean Hendrickson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Ron Otte (email@example.com)
Skyline Urban Ministry: , Wesley is partnering with Skyline Urban Ministry Street Outreach to serve free hot lunches every Thursday from noon to 1:30 PM! Just look for the red trailer and tent in the parking lot. All are welcome! And, you are encouraged to support this ministry by helping to set up, serve food, and/or break down the meal service each week! Come and go between 11:45 and 1:45 each Thursday.
Wesley in the Arts: Catch our talented Wesley artists in these upcoming performances!
For Healing: Pat Fuller, David Hoke, and Allison Johnson