MINISTRIES

UNITED METHODIST MEN (UMM)

The United Methodist Men meet for breakfast on the first Sunday of each month at 8:00 am in the Fellowship Hall for fellowship and ministry planning. They are well-known for their Chicken-Q and brunswick stew fundraisers, which help to support our local partnerships and other ministries
of the church. This year the Chicken-Q
sold out and raised over $1200.00!

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.

Meeting December 7, 2021 to prepare goodie baskets for shutins and Retreat residents.

For more information, contact Sharon Pennebaker
YOUTH MINISTRY

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
JOY GROUP
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
TEMPLE BUILDERS

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
CHANCEL CHOIR

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
JASPER COUNTY COMMUNITY
FOOD BANK

The Chancel Choir assists in leading the music and hymns each Sunday in worship. They rehearse each
Sunday after Service until 12:45.

New members are always welcome!

 

Choir members participate in the Community Christmas Cantata –

presented by Monticello Presbyterian

Lloyd Larsen's The Seven Noels

will be performed at 4 & 7 pm

December 12 at the

Monticello Baptist Church

For more information, contact Joneen Padgett

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 (excluding Holidays). They are open for regular distribution every other Thursday of the month from 9:30 - 1:00 PM. Monticello First UMC provides volunteers, financial support, and non-perishable food items for donation.

For more information, contact Ken Horton