Browsing Posts & Sermons by: Lee Trumbull

“ORIGIN” the movie

Watch and discuss with us the critically acclaimed film “ORIGIN” on Sunday, June 9 after worship from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Written and directed by Academy Award nominee Ava DuVernay, the film ORIGIN chronicles the personal story of... Read More

Safety First

Please join the Social Action Committee as we host “Safety First,” a town hall conversation on Sunday, June 2 (National Gun Violence Awareness Day). We will host families personally affected by gun violence, as well as local legislators and law enforcement... Read More

Update on UMC General Conference

The international gathering of United Methodists took place in North Carolina after four years of pandemic related delay. Significant changes were passed impacting the local church on a variety of issues including LGBTQ+ inclusion. Royal Oak First member and United... Read More

Plastic Grocery Bags Needed

Please bring in your used but clean plastic grocery bags! Our supply of bags has been depleted. We use these both for the plarn mat project and daily with our Outreach on 7th Lunch Program. If you have extra plastic bags at home, please drop them off in the collection... Read More

Church Altar Decorations

Our altar has been beautifully decorated by our own Mary Nahhat. Please keep reading to see what each piece means to her. Thank you, Mary! Prayer Quilt: Entitled “Spirit of Faith Come Down”, honors the creators of it, Peggy Gill & Crystal Clark, and the many women... Read More

Wear Red for Pentecost Sunday

You are invited to wear RED for Pentecost on Sunday, May 19. What is Pentecost? It is the second most important part of the Christian year after Easter. It is commemorated by both the Ascension of Jesus and the Descending of the Holy Spirit. What do the symbols of... Read More

Linens of Love Collection

During May, our Missions collection focus will be on household linens. Several of our mission partners have expressed the need of these items recently, especially for: twin size sheet sets, towels, washcloths, and bed pillows. New and gently used items are welcome,... Read More

Calling All Royal Oak First Dads!

Dads of all ages are getting together twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month for breakfast, fellowship and faith to discuss life as fathers and the challenges we all face. We will next meet on Wednesday, May 8 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. We have rotated... Read More

ROFUM Block Party!

Sunday, June 2 following the 10:00 a.m. service Join us for complimentary food from food trucks, music & fellowship! Kids’ activities include games, a bounce house and face painting. This event is sponsored by the ROFUM Endowment Fund. Let’s celebrate... Read More

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