The Senior Adult Ministry at First Woodway is a vibrant, active community of believers and we welcome you to join in!

What’s Happening Now

GoodTimers  |  October 12
Our first GoodTimers meeting in September began with a record number attending our monthly fellowship – over 160! Our GoodTimers meeting in October promises to be another great one, with Art Wellborn providing our program; plus, we’ll have delicious food and fellowship. Cost is $8 per person. Call Holly Tucker at the church office (254.772.9696) or make your reservation by Clicking Here!

Ways You Can Get Involved

Weekly Events
Sunday Evening Worship | 5:00 pm | Choir Suite
Pilates (Seated Aerobics) | 10:15 am every Monday and Friday | MAC
Church-wide Wednesday Night Supper and Bible Study | 5:00 pm | Fellowship Hall
Men’s Coffee Fellowship | 8:00 am every Tuesday | George’s Restaurant, Hewitt Drive
Men’s Bible Study | 6:30 am every Thursday | The Venue – René Maciel, Leader
Men’s Bible Study | 7:30 am every Friday | The Venue – Sonny Kunkel, Leader

Monthly Events
GoodTimers – This is a fellowship group which meets the second Tuesday of each month, September through May, at 6:00 pm in the Worship Center/Fellowship Hall. We enjoy a variety of programs and a great catered meal. Cost is $8.00 per person, reservations required.

“Prime Times”
This newsletter is published monthly for senior adults at First Woodway and is available online or at the Welcome Center in the foyer or the church office.

Read the newest edition by CLICKING HERE!

Seniors Care Ministry
Contacts: Lisa Smyers – Congregational Care Director        Roy Marshall – Minister of Pastoral Care/Senior Adults

The Care Ministry is here to assist in caring for our church family. We help with navigating health care services, in home contact and visits, in home food delivery on Wednesday evenings, retirement facility worship services each Sunday, Bible studies, and a dementia support group.

Also service opportunities exist for volunteers to visit homebound, local nursing homes, those in local hospitals, and to assist with Bible studies and worship experiences both on and off campus of our local retirement centers and nursing homes. No matter your age, if you desire to serve our homebound and/or our senior adult residents, we have a place for you.

Please contact Lisa Smyers at lsmyers@firstwoodway.org or Roy Marshall at rmarshall@firstwoodway.org
You may also call either of them at the church office at 254.772.9696

God’s Toolbox
Contact: René Maciel
God’s Toolbox’s primary focus is to care for, share with, and serve others through home repair projects. They assist the elderly, people of low income, and the disabled, enabling them to live in warmth, safety and independence.

Wednesday Night Saints
Contact:  Wanda Glaze  (or call 254.666.8276)
Each Wednesday night during the school year, our volunteers deliver a warm meal along with hug and a prayer to 30-40 people. These Homebound families love the conversation time the most, just knowing someone cares about them. Call and see how you can spend one hour each week to deliver a meal to someone who is hurting or alone. Learn more about ways you can serve in this ministry by clicking here.

Annual 55+ Banquet
This banquet, typically held in August of each year, had over 475 in attendance in 2019 before the pandemic arrived, and we were unable to have one in 2020. This year our banquet will be held on Tuesday, December 14th at 6:00 pm in the Worship Center. This year’s theme is “A First Woodway Country Christmas“, will feature a delicious catered meal and a Country Christmas Music Program you will not want to miss. The Senior Adult Banquet will return to the month of August in 2022.

Day Trip Ministry
They trek to many places just for fun! These day trips include: 50+ Day at Latham Springs; the Texas hill country, Presidential Libraries in Dallas and College Station; Homestead Heritage, Christmas Celebration at Prestonwood Baptist Church in Dallas, A Day to Remember at FBC Lancaster, Hilltop University at ETBU, and the BLOR Christmas lights.

Senior Adult Life Groups

To learn more about senior adult life groups, please click here.

Currently many of our adult life Groups are meeting via Zoom or communicating through group email. If you would like to get connected to a Life Group – please click here and fill out the form.

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