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We Invite You to Worship With Us

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

Methodist Cross And Flame Clipart #1SUNDAY SCHEDULE
8:45AM Traditional Worship
9:45 Sunday Bible Study Classes
9:45 Coffee and Donuts available in the Fellowship Hall
11:00AM Traditional Worship
5:00 – 7:00 Youth Impact
Nursery available during all Sunday services, Sunday School, and other special services.


 Blessing of the Back Packs

CALLING ALL STUDENTS AND TEACHERS:

Please bring your back packs to the august 11, 11:00 service.

Please call of email the church by Aug. 5th is you have a Rising 3rd or 6th grader.              706-635-2555   office@fumcellijay.org


             Seamless Summer

The Joy Circle will be serving this week.

The Youth will ne serving the week of July 15th.


 

 Heartlite Hospice Grief Support Group

Session begins July 9th

Group will meet on Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. in the Ben Barrett Room. For more information or to register call Paula at 770-570-9958.


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CHURCH WIDE ICE CREAM SOCIAL AND BACK TO SCHOOL BASH   AUGUST 14TH


New Woman’s Bible Study Opportunity – “the furious longing of God” by Brennan Manning   This group will meet on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. If you are interested, contact the office for more information.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY – “Abiding in Christ” by Maxie Dunnam.   Saturday Morning 8:00 –  9:30 a.m. in the Cornerstone Classroom. Coffee and snacks provided. Cost of book is $10.00. 



Looking for ways to volunteer.  Check out our volunteer page for opportunities.


                   

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

Dinners will return on August 21st.

Adults $6       Families $18     Children under 12 FREE

 To sign up, Click Here

Please contact the church office at 706-635-2555 to schedule a date for your group to sponsor a meal.

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 STEPHEN MINISTRY

Stephen ministry is a nondenominational confidential ministry of trained Christian care givers. Their role is to LISTEN and CARE- not counsel of advise. Stephen Ministers are assigned only to  people who agree to receive the care of a Stephen Minister.  They minister to people in specific situations such as divorce, terminal illness, grief, aging, loneliness, single parenting, etc. Stephen Ministers minister to only one care receiver at a time and usually meets with that person for one hour per week.  They are trained to recognize when a care receiver’s needs go beyond the care of a Stephen Minister and can refer the Care Receiver for additional care. People interested in these services need not be a member of a church.

For more information on becoming a Stephen Minister or requesting services from a Stephen Minister please contact Gwen Scarth,  at gwenyth.allen@gmail.com or at 706-258-8757 or John VanNamen at vannamenjohn@ gmail.com or at 219-670-3057.

 



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.

If your work area would like to post  or update information on our website please email information to shores.s@hotmail.com or turn in information to the church office.