CROSSVILLE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH                                     
FUMC GARDEN CLUB FALL CLEAN UP SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 9-11:00 A.M.: Don't miss this one. We might even finish earlier than 11:00 a.m. if lots of members show! BRING YOUR LEAF RAKES & TRIMMERS. The church grounds have been looking so much better, thanks to all your help. ~Jim Everitt and Julia MacManus

ADVENT PARTY: Sunday, November 23rd, following worship, families are invited to gather in the gym to enjoy a pizza lunch and to make advent wreaths (to be used in your home) and advent calendars. If you plan to attend, please contact the church office by Sunday, November 16th. 

HANGING OF THE GREENS: Join us as we decorate the church for the holiday season. We will meet in the gym on November 24th, 25th, and 26th, at 10:00 a.m. Be sure to bring pruning clippers and gloves if you have them. If you have any questions, please call Brenda Hinch at (931)265-1974.

THANKSGIVING DINNER: Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and we want to be ready to have another spectacular dinner for all. We are in need of hams, COOKED AND DEBONED turkeys, desserts, and, of course, volunteers. We had such a grew turnout last year, and we are inviting everyone to come. Catherine Kennedy and Carolyn Boyle are working on the planning and coordination, so if you are able to help or for more information, please call Carolyn Boyle (847)334-6427 or send an e-mail to carolynboyle@att.net. Thanks for your help.

NEW SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES: There will be two new adult Sunday school classes beginning on Sunday, November 30th. Faithlinks will be taught by Ed & Cathy Camera in the Parlor. This class will discuss current events and life issues and apply them to your faith. Bereans will be taught by John & Sommer Worley in room 101. This class will focus on Spiritual Disciplines/Means of Grace and striving for true holiness. 

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR: Calling all crafters, vendors, and organizations interested in setting up at our Christmas Holiday Fair...it’s time to reserve your spot for Saturday, December 6th. If you’re interested, please contact Suzann Griffith at (931)260-0800 for more information.