CHURCH OFFICE SUMMER HOURS – The church office has begun summer hours.  The office will be open Monday – Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.  The office will be closed on Friday’s in June and July.  You can contact Rev. Joe at 985-805-1232 or email Debi at if you need immediate attention.

WORSHIP HELP – Volunteer to Serve Communion and Read Scripture at Worship.  See the sign up in the Narthex to volunteer.  

WEDNESDAY EVENING BIBLE STUDY – Reverend Spiller Milton has started a new Wednesday evening Bible Study in Ciruti Hall on June 6th.  Church members wishing to expand their knowledge of the Bible and its interpretation should contact George Will at 985-517-0076 or the church office for additional information.

LAURENT PROJECT – A project in honor of Laurent Lafargue, is a mission for homeless people starting to get back on their feet.  The mission aims to provide furniture items as well as any gently used items that you use in your house that others might need.  From book shelves to sheets we are asking for near about anything.  Our next donation drop off date is June 16th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in Ciruti Hall. 

LAURENT PROJECT THURSDAY VOLUNTEER NIGHT – Every Thurday Laurent Project gathers for a volunteer night.  Please join us 5:30 pm at 129 Calhoun Street in Independence. You can call Beth for more information at 985-320-0425.

SUNDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY – The Bible study led by Margaret Adelmann and Ashley Director has resumed.  They mee every Sunday at 10:00 am in the Parlor.  We will be discussing a recently published Group book, The Unreasonable Jesus, which focuses on the Sermon on the Mount.  If you have questions, please email Margaret at

FOOD PANTRY – The food pantry item for the month of June is TUNA and CANNED MEAT. 

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2018 Altar Flowers Calendar has been hung on the bulletin board across the Parlor.  Be sure to stop by and sign up for your Sunday to put flowers on the altar in honor or in memory of someone or something before the calendar fills up.  Contact Debi in the church office with any questions.  

FACEBOOK – Please be sure to follow FUMC Hammond on Facebook we are actively using our Facebook page for annoucements.  If you lead a church group please be sure to email any updates to so that your group can be highlighted on Facebook post.  Help spread the word about all the amazing things happening by sharing or commenting on our Facebook post.  

WEDNESDAY NIGHT SUPPERS – Join us every Wednesday at 5:30 pm in Ciruti Hall for our Wednesday Night Supper.  

CONTRIBUTIONS – If you would like your gifts tracked when given in cash, please use the white “WELCOME” envelopes provided in the pews for your convenience.