255 S. Henderson St.
P O Box 99
Rusk, TX 75785


Contact us:
Office: 903-683-4675
Fax: 903-683-2231
Email: ruskfumc@hotmail.com


Pastor: Rev. Jacob Smith
Administrative Assistant: Cindy Blanchard
Choir Director: Jerry Compton
Keyboard Musician: John C. Williams III
Children's Choir
Coordinator:
Judy Faye Garner
Prayer Chain Coordinator: Barbara Kennedy
Youth Director: Brett Bowden
Nursery Coordinator: TBA
Sound Technician: David Long
Facilities Director: Eddie & Anya Breen
SUNDAY....
Meet & Greet - 9:45 a.m.
Sunday School - 10:00 a.m
    *Visit our Classes
Sunday Worship - 11:00 a.m.

Methodist Youth Fellowship
Sundays at 12:00 pm


Live Radio Broadcast
Sunday mornings 11:00 a.m.
KWRW 97.7 FM &
KTLU 1580 AM

**Mark Your Calendars....
Our March Calendar is On-Line


Meetings

March 2nd - 5:00pm - Missions (Pastor's office)
March 3rd - 6:00pm - SPRC
March 10th - 6:00pm - Trustees
March 17th - 5:15pm - Finance
March 17th - 6:00pm - Council
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March 10th - 12:00 noon

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March 15th
5:00 pm
Family Movie Night
"Peter Cottontail"
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March 22nd

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March 25th - 7:00 pm
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May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you....
1 Thessalonians 3:12


And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased......Hebrews 13:16

Thanks for your continued support of The Good Samaritan.
March 1st - Canned Pinto Beans
March 8th - Cornbread Mix
March 15th - Canned Tomatoes
March 22nd - Toilet Paper
March 29th - Canned Corn

LOW IMPACT AEROBICS
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday at 9:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. Anyone interested in coming to this free exercise opportunity is welcome.


6:00 am Thursday mornings

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Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Rusk, Texas!

We pray that you sense the presence of God's Spirit among us and that your worship experience here draws you closer to Him. Come share your faith and fellowship with us. You're always welcome here at First Methodist Rusk!

For over 100 years, we have proudly shared Christ's love with our community. We invite you to visit and be a part of our growing congregation!

So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us
work for the good of all....Galatians 6:10

From our Bell Choir to our Lay Ministry to our Youth & Children's Programs to service in local care facilities, we welcome you to get involved and be a part of our ministry serving our members and community. The blessings you receive through service are immeasurable!

Song of Solomon 2:11-12....For behold, the winter is past; the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth, the time of singing has come, and the voice of the turtledove is heard in our land.


Meeting Mondays throughout Lent
10:00 am and 6:00 pm in pastor's office
March 2nd Lectio Divina:
         Encountering Scripture through Sacred Reading
March 9th - The Jesus Prayer: There Is Power in His Name
March 16th - The Examen: God in Day-to-Day Life
March 23rd - Creativity and the Divine: To Create Is to Pray
March 30th - Journaling: Writing What God Shows Us
April 6th - Walking toward God: The Journey Made Visible

RAPER SCHOLARSHIPS
We are now taking applications for the Raper Scholarship. Applications are available in the church office. Return application with reference letter to the office, no later than March 19th.

Teacher Needed

We need an Elementary Sunday School Teacher. Help us share the word and love of God to our kids! If you are interested please contact Teresa Phifer.

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Wednesday, March 11th
Tickets: $46.00 which includes a meal deal
You can bring one friend each.
RSVP with money by February 25th.
Contact Brett or Teresa if you have questions

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Once again we will be serving Easter Brunch on April 5th starting at 9:45 am in the Fellowship Hall. We need volunteers to bring Breakfast Casseroles (recipe is in the Church cookbook), orange juice, milk and money to purchase fruit.

We also need help with set-up and clean-up. If you would like to help, please contact Jeanie Stewart: 903-683-2541 or Judy Faye Garner: 903-504-3900.

COMING THIS SUMMER!!
Start Making Plans!

UM ARMY CAMP - to Navasota has been cancelled
NW DISTRICT SUMMER CAMP - LAKEVIEW
       Monday, June 29th thru Friday July 3rd
VBS - July 26th thru July 30th

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May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face.
May the rain fall soft upon your field;
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.

Come Grow With Us

First United Methodist Church
255 S. Henderson St.
P O Box 99
Rusk, TX 75785

Do you have prayer concerns or requests?
Call or send us an email or send
your request on our
On-Line Prayer Request!
PRAYER WORKS!


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