First United Methodist Church of
Auburndale, Florida
9:00 AM Coffee & Donut | 9:30 AM Sunday School
10:30 AM Worship Service
Color Of the Year
Prayer Request
If you would like to be included on our prayer list, please call the church office at 967-1262 or send an email to

Our prayer warriors meet every Monday morning at 9:00 a.m. you are welcome to join us!

Prayer Requests
Alma Edwards
Marilyn McWhorter
Mary Hunt’s cousins, Guy, Kris, and Geoff, life’s problems
Dave Hamilton, Diana Moore’s brother, heart procedure recovery, home from hospital
Sharon Ross, upcoming eye surgery
Jane Deeds, pain
Roxanne McVay’s sister, Shannon Lusa, sickness
Friends traveling back north
*Thompson’s friend, Ted, surgery 5/9
*Linda Drew’s son-in-law’s paralysis improving, but will have long rehab
*Harper’s tests are this week, testing for muscular dystrophy, praying for good results
*April Wasson, Leslye’s mom, stomach still not settled, Leslye still concerned
*Paul Nelson done with chemo, surgery 5/15
*Peggy Nabors, ovarian cancer & recovery
*Charles Bedell, graduation from WH High School 5/30, going to Polk State in Fall.
*Rosie Stambaugh, treatments starts in June
*Roxanne & Bruce McVay’s grandson, Cyler, burned on face & hands
*Dick Fenska, LRMC, heart disease
*Terri Poole, safe travels to & from Cabo
*Russ Moore, circulation problems in legs, and a relative passed away unexpectedly when hit by dump truck, prayers for the family
*Robert & Bonnie James, travel mercies for trip to Colorado, grandson, Colin, graduating High School
*Family of Rita Goodman, who passed away Mar 21
*Family of Mary Kilmer, who passed away this week. Her funeral will be here at the church this Wednesday, May 15. Visitation is from 10:30 - 11:00, with the service at 11:00. Followed by a reception in the Fellowship Hall
*Family of John Ball, who passed away on Saturday, Feb. 23. His Memorial Service will be here at the church this Saturday, May 18. Visitation 10:30 - 11:00, with the service at 11:00. Followed by a reception in the Fellowship Hall

Nursing Homes
Spring Haven Retirement Center
1225 Havendale Blvd
Winter Haven, 33881
Peggy Pospichal, #279
Teresa Anderson, #217B

Lake Howard Heights
650 N Lake Howard Dr
Winter Haven, 33880
Lawrence Adams, Rm #7D

Brandywyne Nursing Home
1801 N Lake Mariam Dr
Winter Haven, 33884
Betty Swenson, Rm #221

The Estates at Carpenters
1001 Carpenter’s Way
Lakeland, FL 33809
Vivian Pemberton, Rm #B202
Evelyn Stock, Rm #F418

None at this time! Praise the Lord!

Extended Requests
Matt Stambaugh
Michael Stambaugh, continued joy
Elijah, Birthday blessings
Aidan, school safety
Nan Langston’s Aunt Laurette & Uncle Don
Ryan Gustafson
Bill Thompson
Jerry Bushong
Lisa Bond, healing
Ernest Mittasch, COPD
Noa Yehud, anxiety & depression
Nancy Boully, health, MS
Regina Callen, 99 yr old, failing
Peter & Candy True
Sam & Mary Bass
Jerrilyn Bush
Donna Bauernschub
Lenny, chronic illness
Norma’s sister, Janetta
Russ Moore
Irene Ball
Lawrence Adams
Mary Kilmer, age 100, not doing well
Carmen Thomas, age 101
Sue Patterson
Elaine Jackson
Ken and Julia Adams - Julie, fell, recovery
Chris Crepeau, both legs removed due to diabetes
Thelma Wages
Vern Ferguson
Stanger family
Justine, anxiety
Ed, Alzheimers, Hospice

Praise Reports
Praises for a loving & forgiving God!!
Praises for answered prayers!
Praises for all our blessings!

Youth Group, Church Growth, Children’s ministry, Sunday School, Care Team, Crafty Ladies, UMW Circles, Men’s Group, Mission Team, Our church; committees; leaders; Pastor, Staff & Family Members; Strategic Planning, Local Emmaus Team, Stephen Ministry, Kairos Team, Connect Groups, Revival in Churches, Our Country and Leaders, Haiti Fundraising & Trip May 25, Lost souls to come to Jesus, Our country to return to Jesus, Missionaries around the world, Israel & other countries

Home Shut-ins
Joyce Haggstrom, Thelma Wages,
Martha Summerall, Chuck Heiden,
Marinel Getty, Carl & Loretha Kelly,
Carmen Thomas

Matthew Cadena
Kira Davis
Noah Fairweather
Adrian Gray
Curtis Hanna
Adam Irwin
Austin Johnson
Michael Koscheski
Anthony Loughney
Andrew Nicholson
Brittnea Michelle Noe
Amanda Ortiz
Ken Pratt
Chris Randall
Kevin Shaw
Matt Tromboll
Rick Verone
Ryan Wilcox

The Bible in a Year
May. 19 I Chronicles 7-9, John 6:22-44
May. 20 I Chronicles 10-12, John 6:45-71
May. 21 I Chronicles 13-15, John 7:1-27
May. 22 I Chronicles 16-18, John 7:28-53
May. 23 I Chronicles 19-21, John 8:1-27
May. 24 I Chronicles 22-24, John 8:28-59
May. 25 I Chronicles 25-27, John 9:1-23
316 LAKE ARIANA BOULEVARD, AUBURNDALE, FL 33823 (863) 967-1262
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