Allison Byerley, Pastor

Worship Services       8:15  AM Sunday
                                   10:30 AM Sunday
Fellowship                    9:00 AM Sunday
Sunday School            9:30 AM Sunday
Youth                              6:00 PM Thursday

229 E. Blackbourn Street
First United Methodist Church
Hawkins Texas
If you have any question, please contact our church office
Hours are 10-2 Monday-Thursday 903-769-2973
Opportunities for Service
Schedule of Special Services and Community
Events for Hawkins First UMC
The Mission Committee is sponsoring a Label Drive for McCurdy Missions, the
former McCurdy School.
Our local Meals on Wheels needs volunteers to
deliver a meal route.  If you would like to help with this
worthwhile program, please contact Patty Turner at
The Community Center @ 903-769-2233.
Hawkins Helping Hand needs 1 lb. bags of
beans and rice. We are also collecting
spices, such as garlic powder, black
pepper, oregano, Italian blend, cinnamon,
etc. Please leave your donation in the red
basket in Young Hall.
Altar Flowers needed for 2014
Sign up on the flower calendar in Young Hall and put a check in
the offering plate or take it by the office.  Mixed arrangements are
still $40 and a dozen roses are $55.
"Signing off @ WWPP Radio"
A Mystery Dinner Theatre for Missions!
Churchwide Lenten Study
Beginning Sunday, March 9, join us in "Lentwise," a five-week course that helps
us to deal with the rigors of real life.  Using fresh insights from John's gospel, it
explores:  direction, nourishment, wisdom, refreshment, and security.  Faithful
Followers and CrossTalk will be studying the course on Sunday mornings at 9:30
and there will be a Wednesday night group as well.
The Cast
The Guests
2014 Annual Pancake Supper
Too many cooks?  Never!
Great meal before Ash Wednesday service.
Scout Sunday, February 23, 2014
Singing "Amazing Grace"
Retiring the colors
Thank you to all the scouts and their leaders
and parents for letting us be a part of your lives.
Do you like to visit with folks?
Can you prepare a meal for a family?
Are you called to care for others?

Our Covenant Care Teams need volunteers!
Please contact Midge Carey @ 903-769-0794
or midgecs@gmail.com.
Start thinking Christmas!!
Helping Hand now has a facility for collecting Christmas items
now. While the winter sales are on, please pick up clothing for
children and donate them now. Items can be put in red mesh
basket in Young Hall.
Items of clothing for children in the ages 4 to 14 both boys and
girls are needed most. These can be purchased anytime and

Thank you,
Phyllis Neese
Christmas Angel, Chairman
It's time to start bringing eggs and candy by the church
for our annual Easter egg hunt.  You may drop them off
during office hours or leave them in Young Hall.
If you are interested in going deeper into the Bible this year, Rev.
Allison Byerley and Rev. John Gondol will be leading a Disciple
Bible study.  We will meet in Wesley House on Sundays at 4PM.
Becoming disciples
through Bible study
Easter Lilies will adorn our altar on Easter Sunday.
Monday, April 14, is the last day you can order.
you would like to honor or remember a loved one,
please fill out the order form insert and turn it in
along with a check. Easter Lilies are $14.50 each.  
If you have any questions, please contact Michele
Karlson in the office.
Click below for church information
Youth Garage Sale
& Church Work Day
April 5, 2014
Some good
& Some great
Worship Schedule for Holy Week
Maundy Thursday Service, April 17th @ 7 PM
Good Friday/Tenebrae Service, April 18th @ 7 PM
Easter Sunrise Service, April 20th @ 7 AM
Breakfast following Sunrise Service
Easter Sunday Worship Service @ 8:15 AM
Childrens' Easter Egg Hunt @ 9 AM
Easter Sunday Worship Service @ 10:30 AM