Teacher’s Supply Drive

Teacher’s Supply Drive and Support for Staff at RISD’s Nebbie Williams Elementary School August 9-31 | Blue Barrel Drop and Go at Covered Drive-Thru Building A Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM | Sundays 9 AM- 2 PM Supply List Dry Erase MarkersDry Erase Board CleanerCrayonsMarkers-thickColored PencilsPensPencilsHighlightersCap ErasersScissorsPaper TowelsKleenexZiplock Baggies-Gallon sizeHighlighting tapePost It NotesStaple Removers-flat kindWashi TapeCardstock (color/white)Composition NotebooksThumbtacksVelcro rollsStickers (reward educational) Financial Support is also available through our website atFUMCROCKWALL.COM/GIVE – Be sure to select “Teacher Supplies” in the “Fund” Section Contact Rev. Clay Womack, Missions Minister, for any questions you might have.

The Caregiver and Grief Webinar

THE CAREGIVER & GRIEF DIALOGUE & SUPPORT WEBINAR Thanks for joining us! Designed for those who are caring for loved ones with illness and for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one. A professional therapist will lead a short, informational session Zoom Webinar was recorded – Here’s the video

Project Transformation

Summer Volunteer Opportunities Project Transformation is a long-time and honored Summer program in our area assisting under-served children develop spiritual & academic skills that will help them become successful in life, in their faith, and in the classroom. During these COVID-days of altered-Summer 2020, these children need resources to nurture mind, body, & soul. First UMC Rockwall can make an impact for Christ’s sake in support of PT and the children in its program. Two options of limited time service: prayer support & “grab & go” distribution at a site-church. Check it out. For assistance or questions contact Rev. Clay Womack Volunteer to “Grab and Go” Distribute Food and Supplies at a site church Ages 14-64 (For volunteers between the ages of 14-17, they must have a parent or guardian present with them during the volunteer experience. Upon arrival...

Re-Entry Team

Re-Entry First Impression Teamfor in person worship Training and Guidelines to volunteer We will offer training for our Re-Entry Team members on two different dates.  You only need to attend one of the training dates since both sessions are covering the same information.  Sunday, June 14, 2 PM or. Tuesday, June 16, 7 PM CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Mental Wellness

Building Foundations for Mental Wellness Conversations about thriving during these difficult times Panelists: Natalie Shepherd, LPC • Katie Gambill, Investigations Supervisor with CPS • Travis Moore, LPC Topics Include: navigating working from home with children, signs of anxiety and depression, teens and technology Thanks you Panelists and to all who joined us. Here’s a link to the webinar – in case you want to use it as a resource. Pandemic Parenting and Mental Wellness I want to talk today about navigating working from home with your children or being a stay at home parent and creating structure but also living with grace and forgiveness for yourself.  During this pandemic, when working from home, in your role as a parent, You begin to think, am I doing enough? But also, I am so overwhelmed how can I possibly do anymore than I am doing right now? Everyone has heard...

One Man’s Treasure

MEN’S CLOTHING DRIVE BENEFITTING ONE MAN’S TREASURE – during the month of October! One Man’s Treasure seeks to empower men recently released from prison who come to the Dallas area by providing them with clothing and opportunities for networking.• Check out the mission, volunteer opportunities, and other support options for One Man’s Treasure @ www.onemanstr.org/• “Drop & Go” donations by pulling under the covered drive thru at the front of Bldg. A and placing your contribution in the blue barrels during First UMC’s regular business hours Monday-Friday (9 AM – 5 PM) starting Monday, Oct. 12 and concluding Nov. 18.• Sunday Drop-offs at the Mission Corner • OMT requests: – Men’s winter jackets – Men’s shirts: long & short-sleeved, particularly sizes XL, 2XL, 3XL or larger – Washable men’s pants & jeans – Any style of men’s shoes...