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To keep updated on the events of FUMC Hurst, read the latest issue of the Connect, check the online events calendar, and join our Facebook page

The FUMC Hurst Blog will give all who read it a glimpse into the ways our ministries are impacting the lives of individuals in our congregation, our community, and our world. At the same time, this will be a place where our contributors will share their thoughts and feelings on current events around the world and in our own backyard.   

The First United Methodist of Hurst Connect News is published monthly and is available for download. Submissions for the Connect are welcome. Include contact name and daytime phone number with submissions. Send to We are currently accepting submissions for the November, 2019 issue. Deadline: 5 p.m., October 4, 2019.

Here are some upcoming events:

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This Is Us

Sunday, September 22, 9:45 a.m., W120

Join us as we focus on our church's understanding of discipleship as "connection." Facilitated by Rev. Donna McKee and Rev. Barbara Dunlap.

First Sundays

Sunday, October 6, 9:45 a.m., W120

A perfect time for visitors or new members to stop in, meet with a pastor and church members, and learn more about the church.

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Adult Learning Opportunities

Pick up a brochure of the available Fall learning opportunities at the Connect Desk and register TODAY!  For more information, contact Rev. Donna McKee.
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I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Still Listening)

Sunday, September 22, 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday, October 1, 7 p.m., Parlor

Join Rev. Holly Dittrich for a book discussion on one or both of the evenings. Books available at the Connect Desk. Please register online for discussion and childcare.

What About Our Money? A Faith Response

4 sessions beginning Sunday, October 6, 9:45 a.m., W124

Explore how we relate to money within the context of our faith. Fannette Welton, Facilitator. Register online or at the Connect Desk.

Growing With

Sunday, October 6, 5:30 p.m., W210

Parents of all ages are invited to come support one another on this 5-session parenting journey. Rev. Holly Dittrich, Facilitator.

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Are you MinistrySafe trained? All adults serving in ministries with children and youth who have not been MinistrySafe certified, must attend training. Contact Taelor Mackin for more information or visit us online.

Upcoming training: September 18, 6:30 p.m., C109

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Connect with Purpose Mission Central
Stock the Pantry

Mission Central serves over 400 HEB families each month. Pick up a bag and list at the Welcome Center and see how your family can help. Filled bags can be returned to the Welcome Center. 

Mobile Food Pantry

Friday, October 11, 8 a.m.-noon
(distribution 9-11 a.m.)

Mission Central and FUMC Hurst, in partnership with Tarrant Area Food Bank, host a mobile food pantry the second Friday of each month. Contact Catherine Hollis to volunteer.

Discount Days for Mission Central Thrift Store and Coat of Many Colors

Wednesday: Senior Appreciation Day (seniors 55+ receive a 10% discount)
Thursday: Military Appreciation Day (active military and veterans receive a 10% discount)

Missions Celebration Dinner

Sunday, September 29, 5 p.m., Fellowship Hall

Join us to celebrate our church’s mission and neighboring work over the past year while looking ahead to upcoming opportunities to serve. Dinner is free. Online registration is required for dinner and childcare.
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Youth Sunday Evening Schedule

Youth Praise Band:  2-4 p.m
Youth Choir:  4-5 p.m.
Dinner: 5 p.m. ($3 payable at the door)
Youth Worship & Small Groups: 5:30-7 p.m.

Coffee House Hangouts

Wednesdays, Starbucks, Precinct Line (by Target)

Join us to hang out and chat any time between 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Craft & Prayer

Tuesday, September 17, 6-8 p.m., Anderson

Join us for a night of prayer and reflection through crafts. Supplies will be provided or bring your own. Elementary aged students are welcome (parent must be present). 

Pop Up Project

Saturday, October 5, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Anderson

Join us for a one day service project at the church. Stay after from 1-3 p.m. for lunch and fellowship. Lunch will be provided. Contact or more information. Please register online.
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2019-2020 Day School Registration

Day School offers classes for children ages two months to four years old by September 1, 2019. Extended hours are available from 8:30-3:30 Monday through Thursday.  Enrollment forms can be picked up in the Day School office Monday-Thursday or printed online. For information or to schedule a tour call 817.968.3862. 
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North Texas Giving Day - Day School

Thursday, September 19

Donations will support the Jennifer Murphy Martz Day School Scholarship Fund. Please give generously. You can schedule your giving at:

Glider Rocking Chairs Needed

Day School and Children's Ministries are in need of Glider Rockers. If you have a GENTLY used one or would like to donate a new one please contact Amy Richardson.

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Confirmation Fall Retreat

September 28-29, Glen Lake Camp

Register online $50/person. Completed permission slip required. Meet Saturday, 8 a.m., Anderson and return Sunday at noon.
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Children's Ministry
Children's Discipleship Opportunities

Sunday, September 22, 5-7 p.m., W103/104

Dinner: 5-5:30 p.m., $3/per person at the door. Please register online for dinner. Discipleship opportunities will follow dinner from 5:30-7 p.m. 
Children's Leadership Team: Grades 4-5
Bible Buddies: Grade 3
Faith and Films: Grades K-2
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Acolyte Training

Sunday, September 29, 12:15 p.m., W103

Students in grades 4-6 are invited to help lead in worship as Acolytes. Lunch is provided ($3 per person). Parents must attend with their child. Please register online. Current acolytes do not need to attend. For information, contact Rhean Wren.
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UMW General Meeting

Tuesday, October 1, 9:30 a.m., Wesley 105/106

We'll begin with coffee fellowship. At 10 a.m., Fannette Welton will share her experience from attending "Courts and Ports" in Brownsville. This two-day immersion experience engages people of faith to witness first-hand the legal and law enforement processes related to immigration, detention and deportation that is occuring in South Texas.

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30th Anniversary Trinity Habitat for Humanity Build

Friday, October 4, 5-10 p.m.

Volunteers are needed for this special 30-hour build. Gather your friends and sign up! For more information and to register go to: 
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Sunday Group Teacher/Facilitator Meeting

Sunday, October 6, 9 a.m. or noon, W103

This annual meeting is a time of sharing information, encouraging one another and sharing best practices. Please plan to attend one of the two sessions.

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Spiritual Day Retreat - I'm Present, Not Perfect!
Saturday, November 9, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Duncan Family Life Center, City Point UMC
​​​​​​​7301 Glenview Drive, N.Richland Hills 
Cost: $25 (includes contintental breakfast, lunch and snacks)

Join us as we pause from our busyness for a day of intentional presence with God. We will also explore concepts from Shauna Neiquist's book Present Over Perfect: Leaving Behind Frantic for a Simpler, More Soulful Way of Living. Book is optional and can be purchased at Please register online for this event.
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Music Ministry
Music Ministry Rehearsals

Adult Chancel Choir: Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Revelation Ringers Handbell Choir: Sunday, 4 p.m.

Youth Choir (Grades 6–12):  Sunday, 4 p.m.

Children’s Choirs: Sunday, 4 p.m.
Joyful Noise (grades K-2) in W124
Hosanna! (grades 3-5) in W121

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Chancel Choir Ireland Trip 2020

June 29-July 8, 2020

It is not necessary to be a choir member to participate. If you would like more information, please contact Patricia Neighbors.

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Notification of Deaths in Our Congregation
When someone passes away in our community of faith, we want to be in prayer for the family and support them in any way we can. If you would like to receive email death notifications please complete the online form by clicking on the button below.
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