Connection opportunities from last week's GREEN SHEET worship supplement:

OTHER HAPPENINGS @FIRST

  • Malawi Cookie Walk

    December 8

    Bakers! Save the Date! Saturday morning, December 8, the Malawi Partnership of Hope will sponsor its annual Cookie Walk. This is your chance to bring your best holiday cookies, wrapped candies, mini-loaves of bread, bagged caramel corn, decorated gift jars of mixes, etc. to support the Malawi Partnership of Hope. The team will also offer bags and aprons of native fabric and necklaces. ALL proceeds are designated for in-country projects.

  • Home Communion Training

    December 4

    Tuesday, December 4, 6:30 in Uptown Room 317. Do you know someone who can’t make it to church any longer due to health or mobility issues? Sign up for home communion training so you can be the hands and feet of Christ, and share His love with those who can’t make it to church for the sacrament of communion. Let This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. know of anyone who can’t get to church and would like to receive home communion.

  • Christmas Concert

    December 2
  • Advent Festival of Giving

    Wed., November 28

    Join us Wednesday, November 28, from 6:30-7:30pm in our Uptown Family Center. Children and families are invited to a special "Advent Festival of Giving" event! This year we are focusing on what we can GIVE to others during the season of Advent. Children will make special treats, cards, angel ornaments, Christmas rocks, and many other random acts of kindness they can share with their neighbors, friends, and others in our community. This fun and family-friendly eent is open to anyone. Keep Christ in Christmas - share the love and spirit of Christmas with others! 

  • SOUL FOOD CAFE

    Wednesday Meal Uptown

    Soul Food Cafe is held on Wednesday nights from 5:00 - 6:30pm during the school year at our Uptown location. Join us for a family-friendly meal for $4 per person or $12 per family – it is convenient and delicious.  Dinner is served in the Uptown Fellowship Hall. 

    FUEL Up Every Learner --Every first Wednesday of the month through May 2019, Soul Food Café will donate all money collected to help pay down the Ankeny School’s lunch debt. This effort is a way for our church to support our community and to give back to a community that supports us. Please consider joining us for a casual meal and donating to this cause every first Wednesday from now until the end of the school year. Local students who participate in the Orbis program will be helping during the meal, so come by and let them know you support them and our schools.

    See you there!

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Ankeny First United Methodist Church
206 SW Walnut Ankeny, Iowa 50023
515-964-4249