The Way of the Covenant
Sunday March 18 | 8:30 & 10:50am | Sanctuary
Morning Prayer and Communion
Sunday March 18 | 8:30am | Sanctuary
Weekly time of prayer, scripture, reflection and Holy Communion, offering an opportunity to center and focus for the coming week with a foundation of contemplation, remembrance and celebration.
Monday March 19 | 2:30pm & 4:00pm | LE 10
Weekly with registered Yoga teacher Jacob Fuller. Chair Yoga (2:30pm) for students with limited range of motion (able to get up and down from a chair) and Level 1-2 Yoga (4:00pm) for students with some or no experience (able to get up and down from a mat).
No fee required but donations welcome. Bring mat, water and a towel. Please come to first session at least 15 minutes early to register. For more information, visit fullerspiritbodymind.com or call (314) 210-5636.
Wednesday March 21 | 5:30pm
Weekly food, fun, fellowship and faith for family, friends and neighbors of First United Methodist Garland.
Dinner 5:30pm | Schreiber Hall
Adults $5.00, children $3.50, chef salad $5.00
(maximum $15.00 per family)
Menu: Baked ziti with salad and garlic bread
The Way of the Covenant Lenten Study | 103/105 (see below)
Gospel According to Luke | 113
with Ann Ticknor
Weekly activities include Children's Choir rehearsals, 6:30pm, 2nd floor; Youth Fellowship & Study Hall, 6:30pm, LOFT (3rd floor); Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30pm, Choir Room.
Wednesday March 21 | 6:30pm | 103/105
Palm Sunday Worship
Sunday March 25 | 8:30 and 10:50am | Sanctuary
Marking the beginning of Holy Week by celebrating Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem and the final days of his earthly ministry.
Procession of the Palms at 10:50am service.
Thursday March 29 | 7:00pm | Sanctuary
A service of Holy Communion commemorating the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles and beginning three days of remembrance leading up to the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus.
Friday March 30 | 7:00pm | Garden Room
A service commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary.
Easter Sunrise Service
Sunday April 1 | 7:00am | Garden Room
Celebrating the resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ against the backdrop of a beautiful Easter morning sunrise.
Easter Sunday Worship
Sunday April 1 | 8:30 and 10:50am
Celebrating the resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
8:30am - A Service of Morning Prayer and Communion
10:50am - Traditional Worship Service with Communion
First Thursday Food Pantry
Thursday April 5 | 10:00am - 1:00pm | the ROC
Collecting, organizing and distributing food for Garland neighbors in need. All invited to lend a hand.
Hurricane Harvey Mission Trip
April 5-9 | Victoria
Organized by North Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church to help rebuild Texas Gulf Coast area damaged by Hurricane Harvey.
For more information, contact Josh Medlock, Director of Missions and Student Ministries at (972) 272-3471.
Saturday April 7 | 8:00am | Schreiber Hall
Jonathan Grace, an ordained United Methodist elder and pastor of Church at the Square, a ministry with the homeless in South Dallas, shares "Loving Our Neighbors Through Integration with the Marginalized" at the April Men's Breakfast.
As always, featuring Jonathan Buck's 'blue ribbon' breakfast, best in town and best deal in town at only $4.00! Reservations suggested. Email firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, April 5.
Wednesday April 11 | 7:00pm | LE 14
Bi-weekly group offering support and resources for job seekers. Facilitated by Bradley Fletcher.
Annual 5K Run and 1K Fun Run to support construction of new wells for clean, safe drinking water in Sierra Leone. To sign up or make a contribution, visit runsignup.com/race/tx/garland/r4cw.
Breakfast @ Austin Street
Sunday June 3 | 5:00-6:00am | Austin Street Center, Dallas
Serving breakfast for more than 300 homeless. Group meets at 4:00am 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.