GRFN Happenings

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

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:

Griffin District Finance Committee   l   April 19, 2018   l   6:30 p.m.   l   District Office

HAPPY BIRTHDAY IN FEBRUARY and MARCH!
Wilma Hastings, Wayne Mims, Brent White, Richard Winn, Jonathan Andersen, Sandra Fendley, Karen Fisher, Dee Dee Lawson

NEED YOUR PRAYERS:
Med Roach, Ken Huff, Wade Corley, Clyde Carter, Clay Jacobs, Gene Sheffield, Michael Johns

HIGHLAND UMC:  February 14, 2018, Ash Wednesday Service at noon; March 30, 2018, Good Friday Service at noon; April 1, 2018, Traditional Easter Celebration at 11 a.m.  Highland is located at 2009 Old Atlanta Road in Griffin.

THOMASTON FIRST SEEKING DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN'S MINISTRY

Thomaston FUMC is looking for a full time Director of Children's Ministry--nursery through 5th grade.  The person will work with Pastor and staff, parents and the congregation to help children be followers of Jesus.  Forward thinking, creative and energetic, coordinating Children's Church, Wonderful Wednesdays, VBS, Summer events and Big Children's events.  Competitive salary with benefits.  Contact Pastor Eddie Herring at thomastonfirstumc@gmail.com.  

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.