This Week at Wesley…

Hey everyone!

If you haven’t had a chance to come out to Wesley recently (or ever!), please stop by some time this week! We’d love to have you! Here’s what’s happening this week:

Sunday, April 11

Worship Team and Deborah at Nelson UMC

11 am — Worship service at Wesley Memorial

11 am — Meet at the Cottage for a ride to Richmond for Amy Moses’ autocross
6 pm — Informal Worship at the Wesley Foundation

Tuesday, April 13
Morning – Deborah out of the office for sermon prep and study

6:00am — Fast-a-Thon– April is Islam Awareness week and on Tuesdaythe Muslim Student Association (MSA) is hosting it’s annual Fast-a-Thon.  Refrain from eating and drinking from sunrise (6:00am) to sunset (7:40pm).  Break fast with a fabulous, free meal provided by the MSA starting at 6:30pm at the SAB.  The Emergency Food Bank of Charlottesville receives a donation for every non-Muslim that participates.  Sign up online at
11 am – ~1:30pm — Lunch at the Pav — Meet in the back room of Pavilion XI. You can bring your own lunch or buy it there.
5:30 pm — Administrative Board of Directors Meeting

6 pm — Men’s Small Group — Led by Stephen Sholden (sks6p) and meeting in the Upper Room

7:30 pm — Ultimate Frisbee IM Playoffs– Meet at the Cottage at 7:30 pm to catch a ride to the park to play. Call Annie if you’re running late (540-435-1692) so that you don’t get left behind! Bring your student ID, and wear athletic clothing. No jewelry is allowed in IM games. Come play or cheer on our team! No skills required.

8 pm — Women’s Small Groups 1 & 2 — Group 1, led by Julie Kokinos (jak6t) & Lacey Williams (lsw5eg) will be meeting in the Living room. Group 2, led by Mary Lacy Grecco (mlg7nx) & Natalie Roper (nrr2bf) will be meeting in the Cottage living room.

Wednesday, April 14
5 pm — FREE Drop-in Yoga Class in the Living Room
7pm — Women’s Small Group 3 — Sebrell Bryant (smb5kd) & Lauren Gilchrist (ltg6s) will be leading this group in the living room of the Foundation
8:30 pm — Methodists with Muscles– Meet at the Cottage for a devotion, and to walk over to the AFC for pool basketball! Wear a swimsuit and bring your student ID and a towel. Also, bring a change of clothes if you want to stay for Swole Society afterward (weight lifting).

Thursday, April 15
6 pm — FREE home-cooked dinner in the dining room
7 pm — Forum — led by Elizabeth Foss, pastor at Wesley Memorial UMC, and sure to be hilariously funny!

8:15 pm — Faith and Film, The Blind Side Movie with discussion to follow, led by Annie Bailey

Saturday, April 17
4:30 pm — Kickball on the Lawn with the MSA — Join us on the Lawn to play kickball with the Muslim Student Association! We’ll all be going to dinner on the corner afterwards, so make sure to bring a few bucks!

6 pm — Concessions Event at the Lacrosse game

Upcoming Events:

Sunday, April 25 — 3:00 pm — District Conference at Aldersgate UMC (**This will be the only worship service this day!** Meet at the Foundation at 2:30 pm for ride. Contact Melissa Holmes (mlh9j) if you’d be interested in sharing your experiences at Wesley at District Conference!)

Tuesday, May 4, to Friday, May 14 — STUDY BREAKS!!!!

Let me know if you have any questions!

Becca Worley (rjw5x)
Wesley Foundation SCC President