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The Road Back to You

Monday, July 24 | 6:30pm | 103/105

An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery

Based on The Road Back to You by Ian Morgan Cron and Suzanne Stabile.

Facilitated by Jessica Olivarez.

Mondays, 6:30pm through August 7.

Coffee and Christ

Tuesday, July 25 | 10:00am | 103/105

Weekly Bible study featuring Gospel of Luke.

For more information, contact Tere Gannaway.

Feeding the Interns

Tuesday, July 25 | 6:00pm | 3072 SMU Blvd, Dallas

Serving southwest chicken bowls, simple green salad and desserts for more than 100 hungry interns participating in Project Transformation.

Food donations needed (by 2:00pm July 25) include Tyson™ frozen chicken breasts (6 lb. bags), cooked brown rice, sweet potato wedges, sour cream, Pace™ picante sauce (138 oz. jugs), guacamole, pepitas (roasted pumpkin seeds), cilantro, simple green salad and desserts.

Volunteers also needed to help prepare and serve.

For more information, contact Connie Miller, Director of Welcoming Ministries ( at (972) 272-3471.

Job Seekers

Wednesday, July 26 | 7:00pm | LE 14

Bi-weekly group offering support and resources for job seekers.

Facilitated by Bradley Fletcher.

New Life New Hope

Tuesday, August 1 | 7:00pm | 103/105

Breast Cancer Survivors discussion and support.

Meets first Tuesday each month.

Collecting, organizing and distributing food for Garland neighbors in need.

All invited to lend a hand.

Men's Breakfast

Saturday, August 5 | 8:00am | Schreiber Hall

Featuring "Is This the Life?," a discussion led by Josh Medlock on the life God calls Christian men to lead.

With Jonathan Buck’s blue-ribbon breakfast, best in town and best deal in town at only $4.00.

Reservations strongly encouraged. Email no later than Thursday, August 3.

Summer Dinner Theater

Friday & Saturday, August 18 & 19

Music Ministry of First United Methodist Garland presents "Into the Woods."

Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

Sharing the Journey: Coping with Grief

Tuesdays, August 22 - September 26 | 10:00am | Schreiber Hall

A free, six-week support group providing an opportunity for participants to learn and grow through their grief experience.

Facilitated by Visiting Nurse Association of Texas (

Includes helpful resources on grief, also provided at no charge.

Attendance at all sessions encouraged for maximum benefit.

Space limited and pre-registration requested. Contact Sue Rafferty, VNA Bereavement Coordinator at (214) 689-2922 or

Breakfast @ Austin Street

Sunday, September 3 | 5:00am | Austin Street Center, Dallas

Serving breakfast for more than 300 homeless.

Group meets 4:15am on church parking lot for trip via church van. Returns by 7:00am.

Donations of wrapped sandwiches, fresh fruit, boiled eggs, breakfast bars and bottled water appreciated.

Bereavement Luncheon

Thursday, September 7 | Noon | Schreiber Hall

Featuring “What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do” by Danny Mack, Mdiv and author, If Grief Is a Game, These Are the Rules.

Presented by Visiting Nurse Association of Texas (

Sponsored by Eastgate Funeral Home of Garland and Charles W. Smith Funeral Homes of Sachse and McKinney.

Reservations required. Contact Sue Rafferty, VNA Bereavement Coordinator at (214) 689-2922 or by September 5.

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