MINISTRIES

UNITED METHODIST MEN (UMM)

The United Methodist Men meet for breakfast on the first Sunday of each month for fellowship and ministry planning. They are most known for their chicken-q and brunswick stew fundraisers, which help to support our local partnerships and other ministries of the church.

Due to the Labor Day Holiday, September's Meeting will be held Sunday the 12th.

For more information, contact Jeff Greeson
UNITED METHODIST WOMEN (UMW)

The United Methodist Women meet for lunch on the first Tuesday of each month for fellowship and ministry planning. They are most known for hosting birthday parties at the Jasper Memorial Retreat and creating baskets to show appreciation for the sheriff's office.

Meetings will resume Fall 2021.

For more information, contact Sharon Pennebaker

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YOUTH MINISTRY

Trip to High Falls Water Park August 15th.

Weekly meetings will resume August 22nd.
No meeting Labor Day weekend.

The Youth Ministry serves youths grades 7-12 in partnership with Monticello Presbyterian Church. They meet each Sunday night at the Youth House on Maddox Street from 5:30-7:00 PM for games, Bible lessons, fellowship, and more. The Youth also take trips, serve in local missions, and participate in worship.

For more information, contact Ashleigh Kelly
CONGREGATIONAL CARE MINISTRY (CCM)

The Congregational Care Ministry seeks to care for and restore people in the congregation who are experiencing significant life changes, from the birth of a new child to the death of a loved one. Our Congregational Care Ministers (CCMs) aid the pastor to visit the homebound and hospitalized and to stay in touch with those who cannot attend in person. Congregational Care includes bereavement meals for families at funerals and attending to prayer requests.

For more information, contact Don Kelly and Bill Nash
JOY GROUP

The Joy Group gathers on the third Wednesday of each month for lunch, socializing, and to hear a program given by one of the members or a guest speaker.

Next meeting TBD

For more information, contact Lin Caldwell
TEMPLE BUILDERS

The Temple Builders exercise together using a combination of cardio, weight-lifting, and spiritual encouragement. They meet every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:00 AM in the Fellowship Hall.

For more information, contact Lin Caldwell
CHANCEL CHOIR

The Chancel Choir assists in leading the music and hymns each Sunday in worship. They rehearse each Wednesday evening from 6:30-8:00 PM. New members are always welcome!

Rehearsal resumes August 11 at 6:30 PM.

For more information, contact Joneen Padgett
JASPER COUNTY COMMUNITY
FOOD BANK

The Jasper County Community

Food Bank provides groceries for households experiencing food insecurity in Jasper County and beyond. They have a Mobile Day on the 4th Thursday of the Month from 1:00-4:30 PM. They are open for regular distribution every other Thursday of the month from 9:00-1:00 PM. Monticello First UMC provides volunteers, financial support, and non-perishable food items for donation.

For more information, contact Ken Horton