Upcoming Events and Announcements
Weekly Church Events
For March 4 - 10, 2024
and Upcoming Events
Monday Meals - 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. - MENU
Men's Community Group - 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Grief Share - 6:00 p.m.
NO POWER AT THE CHURCH DUE TO TREE TRIMMING IN THE PARK - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Produce Distribution - 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Bible Study - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Scouts - 7:00 p.m. in the fellowship hall
Choir Practice - 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Children's Choir - 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Worship - 10:45 a.m.
UPCOMING MEETINGS -
ADMINISTRATIVE BOARD MEETING - SUNDAY, MARCH 17th - immediately after church - all church members are asked to attend
The latest series of Grief Share meetings are being held every MONDAY at 6:00 p.m. now through the end of May in the church basement of the Bellaire First Methodist Church. These meetings are OPEN TO ALL who are struggling with the loss of a loved one or know someone who is. Please join us as we come together to learn how to overcome our grief. If you have been through the Grief Share program and would like to help with leading the group, please contact Myra Thornton for more information. There is also a need for someone to assist with the computer.
There will be a Bellaire ComUNITY Prayer Service at the Faith Fellowship Church, 3450 Belmont Street, Bellaire on TUESDAY, MARCH 5th at 7:00 p.m. All are invited to join us as we prayer for our community. Please bring your prayer requests as well. This event is sponsored by the Bellaire Clergy Association.
One of our church members, Andrea Trio, has been named as a nominee for the 2024 American Heart Association Ohio Valley Women of Impact. In order to help Andrea raise money for the cause, there will be a benefit spaghetti dinner SUNDAY, MARCH 10th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Central Grille, 3882 Central Avenue, Shadyside, OH. Presale tickets for the dinner are available by contacting Andrea by messaging her through Facebook or through Venmo at @ANDREA-TRIO-1. Tickets will only be available by presale, and the first 100 ticketholders will be served. The dinner includes spaghetti, meatball, salad, bread, dessert, and soft drink, and dinners can be eat in or carry out.
In addition to the spaghetti dinner, there will also be a benefit concert with all proceeds also going to the American Heart Association. The benefit will be held on SATURDAY, MARCH 16th at 7:00 p.m. at the Bellaire First Methodist Church. A $10.00 donation is requested, and entertainment will be provided by Bellaire High School Alumni performing "Hearts of the Eras: A Tribute to Broadway". Please mark your calendars and plan to attend! For tickets, please contact Andrea Trio, Steve Shallcross, Mary Catherine Allodi, or Melissa Shallcross. Tickets will also be available at the door the night of the concert.
** PLEASE NOTE - ALL PROCEEDS from the spaghetti dinner and concert will be donated to the American Heart Association and are not fundraisers for our church. **
An important Administrative Board meeting will be held after church on SUNDAY, MARCH 17th, and ALL CHURCH MEMBERS are asked to attend. Please plan to stay after church to take part in our discussion.
Pastor Phil's Bible study on the book of James continues every WEDNESDAY evening at 6:30 p.m. Each session will meet once a week for about one hour. It is being broadcast online in a Facebook study group, or you are also welcome to attend in person. Along with the Bible, we are using a book titled "James For You" by Sam Allsberry, which is available for purchase through Amazon or ChristianBook.com. If you are interested in joining the study online, please contact Pastor Phil to get an invitation to our private Facebook Bible study group where the study and ongoing discussion will be held.
If anyone is interested and available to help with Monday Meals served by the Living Bread Kitchen and Food Pantry each MONDAY around 4:30 p.m., please contact Nancy Hughes or the church office. All volunteers are welcome. In addition, we are always in need of volunteers to help with transporting the food bank deliveries to the church every TUESDAY morning at 8:00 a.m. If you are able to help carry or have a truck that could be used to move the food, your assistance would be very appreciated. If you are able to help, please contact Jim Brehm or arrive at the church by 8:00 a.m.
**Please note: no food will be distributed on Tuesday mornings.**
With colder weather upon us, we are once again collecting hats, scarves, and gloves to distribute to those who are in need. Please drop off any donations at the church or contact Debbie Weeks or the church office for more information.
We are always in need of toiletry items for those we are serving in the community. Items such as shampoo, conditioner, soap, shaving cream, razors, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, and any other personal care items would be very appreciated. All sizes are needed. Please contact the church office for more information.