Back-to-School Blitz!! Kick-Off-the School Year Together! 

saturday & sunday, August 11-12  

Two days of Pool, Promotion, and Prayer! Look for flyers around the church and online at

August 11: 3-7pm: Southside Swim Club – swimming, games, bbq, ice cream truck, & family devo

August 12: 9 & 11am: Promotion Sunday, Blessing of the Backpacks 5pm: meet at school flagpoles to pray!


New Sunday School Class for Young Adults! 

Begins next Sunday, August 12, 10am, in Noel’s Library. 

Come join us as we get to know each other and grow in faith together.  Both singles and couples welcome!


School Supply Collection Drive

Please remember the Adult Renewal Academy & Noel Community Arts Program (NCAP) when purchasing school supplies.  They need the following: loose-leaf paper, binders (1-1 ½” ), hand     sanitizer-pump, pencils (No. 2 or mechanical), construction paper, colored pencils, watercolors, cardstock,    markers, glue sticks, Crayons, pens, highlighters, rulers, and Kleenex.    Please place in the mission boxes around the church.


serve a meal at Highland Blessing Dinner

August 16, 5:30pm, Highland Center Gym, 520 Olive St. 

Contact Veda Westby at for more information.


Sundays at the Crossing (UMYF)

begining Sunday, August 19, 5-7pm and every Sunday afterward. 

All 6th-12th grade students are invited and encouraged to participate in this very important discipleship formation time.  Each meeting will consist of a snack supper, a scripture and devotional time, and an activity.  Through the Crossing, your teenager will continue grow in discipleship with Jesus Christ through missions, worship, evangelism, and fellowship. 


Save the date!

FEEDING THE FLOCK!! (Noel’s Food Pantry’s Fall Fundraiser) 

sunday, September 23,  5-7 pm, Noel’s Gym. 

An evening of community, competition, and cooking! And fun!  With the purchase  of admission, you’ll receive tickets, to vote for your favorite chef. There will also be a silent auction. More details to follow!


9 & 11am sunday mornings

Sundays through August 26



rev. dick humphries!

traditional Service-9am sanctuary     


These sermons arise out of my understanding of the Christian faith.  That understanding has been shaped by many things, including the four major Methodist influences of scripture, tradition, reason, and experience.


help serve a meal:  

Highland blessing dinner

3rd Thursday of each month, 5:30pm, highland center, 520 olive

Mission Saturday!

Saturday, august 25,  times vary 

Sign up below. 



Ncap - noel community arts program

Up Next - Calligraphy Class


Purple Bag list - share the love

Thank you for your faithful generosity.  Each filled bag makes a difference. 

Bring your bags to worship or to the church office during the week.

Purple bags are in each worship area. For August: canned green beans (15-16oz., plastic jars of creamy peanut butter (16oz.), and canned fruit (16 oz.).

For more information, call the church office at 318.221.5207.