Across North Georgia, children's ministry staff and volunteers are gathering to share ideas and inspiration. Please join us for a Children's Ministry Network gathering in your area!
All gatherings are at Athens First UMC 327 North Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601
April 25 - 9:30 am Topic: Getting Ready for Fall
June 2 - 5:00 PM Topic: Workshop with Mark Burrows "Worthy for Worship:
Creative ways to design meaningful worship or all that engages children"
$5 for workshop
$10 for workshop and dinner (immediately follows workshop)
A registration link will be posted soon
September 26 - 9:30 am Topic: Advent
January 23, 2017 - 9:30 am Topic: Lent
Robin Stewart email@example.com
Atlanta-College Park District
The first meeting will be at Northside UMC
April 13 at Northside UMC 2799 Northside Drive NW, Atlanta
We will be in Room 364. When entering from the top of the parking deck, come down the covered walkway (passing the scout hut). Enter into the building and there will be an elevator and a set of stairs on the right. Take either to the 3rd floor. When you get to the top of the elevator or stairs, follow the hallway around the corner to Room 362 (on your right).
Taylor Pafford TaylorP@northsideumc.org
Atlanta Emory District
Each Meeting is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your lunch.
August 25 - Hamilton Mill UMC 1450 Pine Road, Dacula
November 10 - Oak Grove UMC 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur
February 2, 2017 - First UMC Lawrenceville 395 West Croggin, Lawrenceville
Mimi Sanders firstname.lastname@example.org
Lisa Engberg email@example.com
Atlanta Decatur Oxford District
Each meeting is a 10:30 a.m.
August 18 - Mt. Park UMC - Topic: Fall events, Advent/Christmas
November 17 - Decatur first UMC - Topic: Evaluation/goal setting
January 26, 2017 - TBD - Topic: Lent/Easter
Rachel Hockman firstname.lastname@example.org
Atlanta Marietta District (pictured)
Children's Ministers in AMAR meet the second Wednesday
of each month at 11:30 AM
Atlanta Bread Company
Hwy 92/575 in the Target Shopping Center
DeDe Reilly email@example.com
Kate Morris firstname.lastname@example.org
Atlanta Roswell District
Meetings will be at 10 a.m. the first Thursday every other month
September 1 Christ Church (Roswell) Topic: Children serving in Missions
November 3 TBD Topic: Small Groups outside of the church for children
January 5, 2017 TBD Topic: Creativity and fun in ministry balanced with depth and foundational faith tools
Susan Brown email@example.com
Meetings are from 10 a.m. to noon the first Thursday of every other month
September 1 St. John’s (Augusta) Topic: Possible District event plans
November 3 Harlem UMC Topic: Children and Mission
January 5, 2017 TBD
March 2, 2017 TBD
Cindy Vinson firstname.lastname@example.org
Valarie Wingate email@example.com
The Gainesville District has two Children's MInistry groups. Both meet at 11:30 a.m.
South side group meets every other month. Next meeting is April 21 at 11:30 am.
1237 Thompson Bridge Rd.
North side group meets the third Thursday of each month at 11:30
Cracker Barrel at I-85 and Hwy 441 in Commerce. GA (near outlets behind the BP station) (Gina)
Vanessa Myers firstname.lastname@example.org
Gina Hagan email@example.com
The Griffin District Children's Ministers gather quarterly at 11:30 a.m. Bring a lunch.
August 16 - McDonough First - Topic: Advent/Christmas
October 18 - Flippen UMC - Topic: Goals for 2017
January 17, 2017 - Red Oak Stockbridge - TBD
Amy May firstname.lastname@example.org
Debby Stikes email@example.com
LaGrange Children's Ministers meet from 11:30 AM – 1 PM. Bring a brown bag lunch.
April 26th Newnan First UMC
Brooke Barksdale. firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-714-7357.
Kim Reindl email@example.com
This group meets monthly the 4th Wednesday of each month.
Meeting Time and Place
Chick Fil A, Cartersville
Hannah Harwood firstname.lastname@example.org
Rome Carrollton District
ROCA District Children's Ministry meets at Hope UMC in Dallas at 10 a.m.
1970 Charles Hardy Pkwy, Dallas, GA
August 25 (Advent/Christmas)
October 27 (Evaluation/Goal setting)
January 26, 2017 (Lent)
Meredith Bowman email@example.com
Rebekah Clark firstname.lastname@example.org
Not sure which district you're in? Search your church name here and see the district just below the Church Number.
Interested in helping revitalize the connections in your district? Contact Debby Fox at 678-533-1444 or email@example.com.