coming up at Wesley
BACKPACK BLESSING AUGUST 12th
All students K – 12 are invited to bring their backpacks to church on Sunday, August 12 for a Backpack Blessing. During worship, children and youth will be asked to bring their backpacks forward to be blessed as they head into a new school year. Parents and teachers – we hope you will make a special effort to be here, too!
WATER HANDOUT AT EIU MOVE IN DAY AUGUST 16th
It's almost time to welcome back EIU students and we would like YOU to be part of a welcoming crew! We will be handing out water bottles on campus from 11AM til we run out on Thursday, August 16. The bottles will sport info about Wesley UMC and the Wesley Foundation. There will be lots of thirsty parents and kids that day - come help us offer hospitality and welcome as they enter a new phase of life!
RALLY DAY AUGUST 19TH
Join us on the front lawn and in the sanctuary for RALLY DAY 2018! From 5 - 6PM we will have games and food on the front lawn. At 6PM everyone is invited to come in to the (air-conditioned!) sanctuary for some gospel bluegrass music provided by Illinois Rail (https://www.facebook.com/Illinois-Rail-135056929889568/). A free-will offering will be taken to cover their expenses. Grab a friend, a neighbor, some grandkids and join us!