GRFN Happenings

GRIFFIN DISTRICT OFFICE HOURS:  OPEN MONDAY thru THURSDAY; OFFICE CLOSED on FRIDAYS  

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:

Griffin District Holiday Closing:  Thanksgiving - closed 11/20 for the week; Christmas - closed 12/21 thru 1/2/18.

DISTRICT TRAINING EVENT    l    JANUARY 28, 2018    l    3:00 - 5:00 PM    l    GRIFFIN FIRST UMC

HAPPY BIRTHDAY IN SEPTEMBER!
Leon Baxter, Andrew Covington, Cleve McSwain, Donald Reed, Carol Scroggs

NEED YOUR PRAYERS:
Wade Corley, Clyde Carter, Clay Jacobs, Gene Sheffield, Rev. Eddie & Renee Herring, Michael Johns

MT. ZION CAMPGROUND FISH FRY   l   Friday, September 8 from 5 - 7:30 PM   l   Eat In or Take Out:  Fish Fillets, Hushpuppy, Cole Slaw, French Fries, Cheese Grits, Pickles, Dessert   l   $10.00/plate   l   Off Highway 16 West, 295 Vaughn Road in Griffin

BETHEL UMC FISH FRY

Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM   l   $8.00/plate   l   Fish, Hushpuppies, Cole Slaw, French Fries and Drink.  Homemade desserts are sold separately by the Bethel UMW.  All proceeds go to missions.  Bethel UMC is located at 245 Fairview Road in Stockbridge.

JONESMEN QUARTET IN CONCERT

The Jonesmen Quartet will be in concert at Hollonville UMC on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM.  Hollonville UMC is located at 2079 Highway 362, Williamson, Georgia 30292

 

HIGHLAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH holds Sunday evening service each week at 5:00 p.m.  Everyone is invited.

UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH NEEDS PIANIST

Pianist/Accompanist needed at Union UMC in Stockbridge.  Responsibilities include:  Providing appropriate piano music for the traditional 11:00 a.m. Sunday service--gathering music, prelude, hymns, responses, offertory, choral anthems, Communion, postlude; weekly Wednesday evening rehearsal with Adult Choir and occasionally with other ensembles or soloists; additional services may include Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Sunrise, Christmas Eve, etc.  Qualifications:  Authentic relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord; love and respect for all people; attested musical skills on the piano; strong team player with staff and congregation; committed to the church's vision, mission, leadership, and people; sense of humor and positive attitude.  Contact Rev. Sharon Waters at 706-436-0028.

FLIPPEN UMC SEEKING DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

Flippen United Methodist Church in McDonough is seeking a part-time Director of Children's Ministries.  The position will require 20 hours per week, including Sundays and some in-office time.  This person will plan, implement and supervise programs for children and youth from newborn through 12th grade. and should have experience in children's ministry.  Interested applicants should send a resume with references to Rev. Ken Huff at ken.huff@ngumc.net

MT. ZION, SMARR NEEDS MUSIC DIRECTOR/CHOIR DIRECTOR

Mt. Zion, Smarr is seeking a part-time Music Director/Choir Director.  Smarr is 30 minutes from downtown Macon and 10 minutes from Forsyth.  Applicants should exhibit excellent leadership and communication skills, must be proficient in directing groups of all ages, as well as planning worship and seasonal programs.  A minimum of 2 years experience as a Music Director, Assistant Director and/or a Music Degree is preferred.  15 hours per week to include Sundays and Wednesdays is required.  For a copy of the full job description, please send resume and cover letter to churchsecretary@mtzionsmarr.com

COUNSELING SERVICES PROVIDED AT JONES MEMORIAL UMC

Jemal Doute' and Stefanie Hughes, Counselors with the CCCG, Care and Counseling Center of Georgia, are available to see clients at Jones Memorial UMC, 5320 Phillips Drive in Lake City, GA. Counseling is offered for marriage and family issues, individual, youth and children, addiction problems, PTSD, group therapy, women's issues, divorce, domestic violence, and professional development. Call the Care and Counseling Center of Georgia at 404-636-1457, ext. 430 for Jemal or ext. 413 for Stefanie, or visit the website at www.cccgeorgia.org for appointments/referrals.

MT. ZION CAMPGROUND COUNTRY BREAKFAST

1st Saturday of every month from 7:30 - 10 AM. All you can eat! Adults $5; children under 12 $4. Ministers, bring your church bulletin and eat free! 295 Vaughn Road in Griffin.