We Invite You to Worship With Us

Ellijay First United Methodist Church

75 McCutchen Street,  P.O Box 472, Ellijay, Georgia 30540                Phone:  706-635-2555

SUNDAY SCHEDULE
8:45AM Traditional Worship
9:45 Fellowship Time (Coffee and Donuts)
10:00AM Sunday Bible Study Classes
11:00AM Traditional Worship
5:00 – 7:00 Youth Impact
Nursery available during all Sunday services, Sunday School, and other special services.


          VBS  Hero Central      June 26th – 30th       9:00 – 12:00

We will help our children discover their strength in God through Bible stories, missions, crafts, games, science activities, music and lots of fun.  Sign up for a Vacation Bible School leadership role and join us in the excitement at VBS Hero Central.  Discover your strength in God!  For more information contact Marianne Evans at 706-635-2555 or children@fumcellijay.org.  

Do good! Seek peace and go after it!  Paslm 34:14b

Click here for:           VBS Reg Form         

                 GRASP                                         

                                     Gilmer Relief And Service Project 2017  June 8 – 11th

GRASP, Gilmer Relief and Service Project, is a community outreach held by our church each summer. Youth and adult teams go out into the community to provide home repairs for people in need. For more information about how you can serve please contact Alex Neal.  alexneal21@gmail.com  GRASP Registration and Commitment forms can be found outside the church office.  See Alex about “Family Pricing”

JR. GRASP — JUNE 8-11

2nd through rising 6th graders – Invite your friends and neighbors. Lunch and snacks provided. Contact: Kathy Stephens – (706) 502-5563 or Tia Grice – (706) 897-0865. Fee: $25.00  See Alex about “Family Pricing”

The Youth Group continues to meet during the summer.  Volunteers are needed to provide a light supper on the following dates:  June 25th, July 2, 9, 16,23, and 30. Sign up sheet is on the youth bulletin board.

Seamless Summer 

June 5 – July 21

Call the Church Office if your group would like to sign up for a week!

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Would you like to walk where Jesus walked?

Allan and Rachel Tarr are hosting a trip to the Holy Land February 27 – March 8, 2018. Informational meetings will be held Sunday, June 18th, immediately following the 11:00 worship service and Wednesday, June 21st at 6:00 p.m. Please come and find out how you can be part of this exciting adventure. If you are interested, but unable to attend either meeting, please email Allan at allantarr@gmail.com or call 770-289-4192.

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                   Stained Glass Project

The Trustees have been informed by William Hauser that because we are dealing with art, a reasonable time to expect completion would be early next year.



  

 Wednesday Night Dinner

Come and join us each Wednesday at 5:30 for dinner.

Adults $6       Families $18     Children under 12 FREE

 To sign up, Click Here

Last dinner for the season will be May 3rd.  We will resume in the fall.

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STEPHEN MINISTRY

A hearty welcome back for our newest Stephen Leader, John Van Namen, who just returned from an exciting week of training at Stephen Series Leader’s Training Course. Be sure to give him a warm greeting and a chance to tell you about the experience.

For more information on becoming a Stephen Minister please contact Gwen Scarth, Stephen Ministry Leader, at gwenyth.allen@gmail.com or at 706-258-8757.

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ELLIJAY FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IS ON “YouTube”

To access:  key     https/www.youtube.com    In the search bar type: Ellijay First UMC

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FROM THE FINANCE COMMITTEE

Now that the church mortgage has been paid off, a new designated fund has been set up called “Building Fund” for the future expansion of our facilities.  There is also a fund for paying on the “Parsonage Debt”.  Just indicate “Building Fund” or “Parsonage Debt” on the memo line of your check if you would like to contribute to either of these funds.  Online givers can specify the same designations.

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Get in Shape with Zumba and Yoga Classes

Zumba classes are offered on Monday and Thursday at 4:30PM.  Come by and work up a sweat while enjoying time with others and rocking to the beat.

Yoga Classes are held on Saturday at 9:30 AM. All classes are in the Fellowship Hall.

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Check out our website often for updated information about events happening at Ellijay First United Methodist Church.

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