The first official day of autumn was this week, and I bought my first box of pumpkin spice coffee... so it must be rolling around to the season of gratitude and generosity! Since everything seems different in 2020, we're offering a new take on the old themes and asking you to EXTEND the love, grace, joy, and thanks already within you. Please join us this Sunday at 10:30AM in-person (with Covid-precautions) or online at the YouTube link below to learn some practical ways to to be healed and grow stronger, as we heal and strengthen our families, community, church and world. We'll continue Virtual Fellowship Hour at 11:30AM after worship - just click that link to join us, and thanks to all of you who have given that a try!
Blessings for expansive love, Pastor Emily
LIVE worship Sunday 09/27/2020 at 10:30AM, Extend Your Love, from John 3:16-24. (feed begins a few minutes early)
The Celebration of the Life of Virginia Lindblad will be held this Friday, September 25th at 2:00PM (in the sanctuary andlive-streamed). There will be an opportunity to openly share your memories, so please join us and begin collecting your favorite stories of this incredible woman of faith!
Your ongoing generosity, with your money, presence, prayers and community service during this pandemic are inspiring. Pleaseclick below to give online, stop by the office (Tues-Fri 10AM-3PM), or mail in a check. THANK YOU!
FUMC's Very Own Hero! Although numbers of cases and patients had declined in Colorado there was a need for doctors in Phoenix, AZ. One of our members, Dr. Gregory Golden stepped in when help was needed. We are all so thankful for the sacrifices he and his wife Heather and their 3 children made to be of service to others. Click the image to read the Trib article.
Honor Suicide Awareness Month
This Saturday, Sept. 26th, we are offering a Youth Mental Health First Aid Course, an 8-hour program to prevent teen suicide by recognizing warning signs, and offering early intervention tips. If you would like to register, please email the instructor, Dr. Shannon Devlin, or call/text her at 970-381-4938 with your questions or interest. We are nealy FULL, but can squeeze in a few more people! This program is free to all participants, thanks to a grant and donations. Please contact Donna Dodrill (phone 303-641-6067), our church host, if you have questions or can't reach Shannon.
Join the women's Bible study Thursday evenings at 5:30PM for "Footnotes, Major Lessons from Minor Bible Characters" by Julie Lyles Carter. This study is designed to encourage us as we discover our potential to shine brightly for God. Contact Pat Ferrell with questions.
Prayer Requests Dave & Jan Cook; Monte's brother Bill (granddaughter took her own life); Perry Cogburn; Julie C's father & stepmom; Marilyn S's family; Debbie S's father (end stages of life); Tracy & Debbie's granddaughter (eating disorder); Sandi's neighbor Margie Wellingham; Steve A's sister Susan; Vera's neighbor Carol; Tony Park; Mike Whitaker; Heather G's parents; Casey Y’s aunt Sharon; Megan’s grandmothers; displaced family and one facing divorce; Alexia's pregnancy; Mike & Jean Frazier; Tony P, Bob K, Bud H, Ann G, Margaret H, Eileen F, Don T, Sandy E; SPC Lizzie Przygoda. Click image to add your requests!