CROSSVILLE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH                                     
GOOD FRIDAY MUSICAL: On Friday, April 18th, the Chancel Choir will present a musical reflection on the seven last words of Christ. This service of darkness will be at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. As followers of Christ, it is important that we walk through the darkness of Good Friday to experience the ultimate joy and hope of Easter.

YOUTH PANCAKE BREAKFAST: The Crossville FUMC youth will be having a pancake breakfast fundraiser Easter Sunday morning from 7:30-9:00 a.m. in the gym. Donations will be accepted.

OUTDOOR YOUTH NIGHT: Next Sunday, April 27th, the youth will be meeting at the United Methodist Campground from 3:00-5:00 p.m. for a special outdoor youth night.

ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING: Our annual One Great Hour of Sharing offering will be Sunday, May 4th. This offering goes to help UMCOR with disaster relief and community development projects.

EMMAUS GATHERING: Emmaus people, what do you think about getting together and having an FUMC gathering for just our church members? We would meet on Friday, May 9th, at 6:00 p.m. starting in the kitchen for a covered dish supper, meat would be provided. Just bring your favorite dish to share. We’ll pray together, have a devotional, make plans to re-activate some of our previous activities, and talk about whatever might be on your mind and in your heart. We do not have a complete list of everyone, so please let us know if you are interested and want to attend. Contact Janis Dorstewitz (707-2809) or Frances Carson (484-4553 or flcarson@volfirst.net). Hope to see you there.

SCHOLARSHIPS: The United Methodist Men will be awarding college scholarships again this year. Applications may be picked up in the church office and must be returned by Wednesday, April 30th. 

GRADUATES: Please join us on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center to celebrate our graduating seniors! We will have a potluck dinner to celebrate followed by a short program. These are our seniors for 2014: Drew Anderson, Pariss Bellinger, Kevin Buffkin, Kelly Camera, Grant Cooper, Kristopher Cole, Taylor Galloway, Jennifer Hedgecoth, Kristin Houser, Luke Kemmer, Seth Kemmer, Grace Petty, Patrick Robinson, and Hayden Shadden. If you know of another senior that we have left out, please notify the church office immediately.