Connectional Ministries Leadership Tour
Leaders all across the South Georgia Conference have answered the call to serve in their local church setting. As a faithful member of your congregation, we know you want to serve and serve well! To help equip and empower you in your ministry role, the 2019 Leadership Tour will offer practical teaching and resources to both inspire you and help you lead with confidence. This free event is sponsored by the Office of Connectional Ministries. Our closest training will be January 20, 2019 at Tifton First UMC. To register early, go to: www.sgaumc.org/leadershiptour, or show up the day of.
Church Office Closed for the Holiday
The Church Office will be closed on Monday, January 21, for the Martin Luther King holiday.
Our January Seasoned Saints trip will stay local. We will meet on Tuesday, January 22, at The Bean Cafe on the Square at 11:30 a.m. for lunch. After lunch, we will walk to the Firehouse Gallery to view the Southwest Georgia Art Show exhibit. Please call the Church Office to make a reservation for lunch. We look forward to seeing you.
Agape UMW Circle
The Agape Circle will meet Wednesday, January 23, at 11:00 a.m. in Simmons Parlor.
The Church Council will hold its first meeting Monday, January 28, at 6:00 p.m. in Reynolds Chapel. All Council members are expected to attend, but all members of the congregation are invited to attend.
United Methodist Men’s Chicken and Rice Dinner
Our United Methodist Men will hold a Chicken and Rice Dinner on Sunday, February 10, from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the J.O. Smith Building. The cost is $7.00 per plate, and tickets are available from UMM members, UMYF members, and the Church Office. The funds raised will go to the various ministries supported by our United Methodist Men.
2019 Confirmation/Church Membership Class
The 2019 Confirmation/Church Membership Class began Sunday, January 13, during the Sunday School hour in the Library. Confirmation/Church Membership Class is for youth in sixth grade and above and prepares these young people for making a profession of faith in Jesus as Savior, entering into the professing membership of the church, and embarking on a life of discipleship. The class will be received into membership on Sunday, April 28.
One of the highlights of the Confirmation/Church Membership Class is going to the Confirmation Retreat at Epworth By The Sea. This year the retreat will be March 1-3. Please contact Pastor Mike for more information and/or to get your student registered!
Christian Fellowship Dinner
Our Wednesday night Christian Fellowship Dinners have started back. Come join us! Call the Church Office to make your reservation!
Cub Scout Pack #519
The new Cub Scout Pack #519 is going gang busters! Come and join! They meet on Tuesdays from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. The Pack is open to Kindergarten through 5th grade boys and girls. For more information, please contact the Church Office. Click HERE to go to the Scout page.
Food Bank Schedule
The Food Bank is open during our regular schedule of Tuesday mornings, for one hour from 9:00 a.m. until 10: 00 a.m.