Connect, Serve, and Grow with us at Tahlequah United Methodist Church a United Methodist Community who strives to be a Church of Open Hearts, Open Minds, and Open Doors as we make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of ourselves and of the world.

The Connect, Serve, and Grow is info that is going on in the Church. You can find a printed copy at the Church. But sometimes we have some last-minute unprinted additions.

You can listen to just the sermon here

Upcoming TUMC Opportunities

Overeaters Anonymous meets Tuesday nights at 6pm                                  

If you are interested in learning about the 12 Steps in Overeaters Anonymous, please join us.  The meetings are open and any person who wants to refrain from compulsive eating or eating behaviors is encouraged to attend.  The meetings are on Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. in Room 323. Please use the side door off State Street and take the elevator up to the 3rd floor.

Missions Study            Feb. 11th from 9-2p.m. in the Atrium                           

Everyone is welcome to join us for our mission study, “Practicing Resurrection”, the Gospel of Mark and Radical Discipleship. A light lunch will be served. Mark, the earliest of the Gospels was written forty years after the crucifixion at a time when the early church was struggling. Then, as now, Christians were asking, what does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus. Come and learn and grow in the faith. A light lunch will be served. Contact Church Office at 918-456-6141 If interested in attending.

All Church Soup Social     Feb. 16th after Worship in the Activities Building  

On Feb. 16th Following Worship in the Activities Building. We will have a time of fellowship and tasting of many soups. If you make a great soup, bring it, share it and be a part of our soup cook-off.

C.A.R.E. Food Pantry annual food drive                                                         

This year’s drive will run from Jan. 26-Feb 9, 2020. Items needed this year are, dry pinto beans, canned vegetables, jelly, and canned soup.  

Judy Shade 918-772-2918 for more information.

Senior Adult Ministries Kickoff Gathering Potluck     

March 1st After Worship

We are kicking off a new ministry that looks to create a Senior Adult Ministries. If you want to be a part of this group join us on March 1st after worship in the Atrium for a time of fellowship, potluck, and planning on what this new ministry can do. Please contact Monica VanDonkleaar at (918)718-9291 or email at monicavandonkleaar17@gmail.com

Free Meal! And hear about McCurdy Ministries Community Center

Claremore First United Methodist Church

Friday, February 7 – 6:30 p.m.

All are invited to a wonderful district-wide dinner to learn more about McCurdy Ministries Community Center* in Española, New Mexico. 

The FREE McCurdy dinner will feature southwestern cuisine and will be followed by a presentation by Patricia Alvarado, Executive Director; Rev. Diana Loomis, Director of Development and Church Relations; and Amanda Gonzales, Director of Project Cariño (mental health counseling program).  They will be sharing the story of the past, present, and future of this 107-year-old ministry to the children and families of Northern New Mexico.

Please let Linda Polson, McCurdy Board Member, know by February 3rd if you can attend so we can prepare plenty of delicious food for everyone.  Text Linda at 918-855-8783 or email her at lpolson1966@gmail.com.

If you want a ride to the event please contact James Bond at James Bond for details: (918) 456-3667 or email: bondj1117@gmail.com

Mission Trip Opportunity

McCurdy Ministries (Española, NM) March 28-April 4, 2020

Tentative Schedule

Depart from Tahlequah UMC at 8:00am on March 28

Return to church about 10:00pm on April 4

Estimated Cost$400/ person (final cost depends upon the number of volunteers going) to cover lodging and meals at McCurdy, travel and registration expenses

Out-of-pocket expenses: to cover 10 meals on the road, touring and souvenirs, other personal purchases

Background Check through local church (if your latest was before April 1, 2017)

$100 non-refundable deposit due by December 6, 2019 make check to Tahlequah United Methodist Church in MEMO line, write  “DR803-McCurdy”

Space is limited, so contact James Bond for details: (918) 456-3667 or bondj1117@gmail.com

This Weeks Scripture Readings

Sunday: Micah 6:1-8

Monday: Micah 6:1-8

Tuesday: Psalm 15

Wednesday: 1 Corinthians 1:18-31

Thursday: Matthew 5:1-12

Friday: Colossians 3:12-14

This Weeks Prayer                                               

Surely God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid for the Lord God is my strength and my might; he has become my salvation.

Please lift up the following names in prayer: The United Methodist Church, Our Bishop Jimmy Nunn, Our District Superintendent: Rev. Terry Koehn, The NSU Wesley Foundation, Our Little Sprouts Preschool, Our Pastors: Matt and Shana, All of our Local Schools.

Names given to the office for prayer:  Pat BrockBettye Burchette, Barbara Chambers, Maddie Cochran, Duffy Dry, Drucilla Hackworth, Marsha Hinds, The Kavanaghs, Ellen Mathews, Paula & Lee Rippetoe, Louene Scarsdale, Lela Stowers, Don Stucky, Monika Mann, John & Debbie Jensen, The Prewitt Family, Cleo Hixon, Peggy Cotton, Steve & Cindy Ullom.

Our Military: Robert Isaacson, Dee Mayne Bullock   

Seminary Student: Cody Robinson

This Weeks Birthdays: Christian Dry, Jamie Green, Linda Cheatham, Sara Frazier, Mak & Eli Eckert

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