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Weekly Calendar for August 24th-29th

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Aug. 23
8:30 am-Worship Service
9:45 am-Sunday School
9:45 am-Contemporary Service
11:00 am-Worship Service
6:00 pm-MYF & Snack Supper
Aug. 24
10:00 am-Quilt Group
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 25
10:00 am-Staff Meeting
6:00 pm-Boy Scouts
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 27
6:00 pm-Girl Scouts
6:00 pm-Wild Game Dinner
6:30 pm-Praise Band
Aug. 28
8:00 pm-N.A.
DAYTRIPPIN’
Day Trippin’ to Booth Western Museum, Cartersville, GA on Thursday, September 10th, 9:00 am.
Sign up with Juanita Tatum, 706-253-2100, ext. 23 or Rosemarie Heindel, 404-861-1857.
LIFE LINE SCREENING. . .JUMC is pleased to offer a preventive health event.  Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will host their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings on 9/25/15.
In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/community-partners.
COOKBOOK NEWS
Several years ago the UMW sold a cookbook to raise money to go in a new Church Sanctuary Fund.  The cookbook SHARING OUR BEST ONCE AGAIN is still available for ONLY $5.00.  Many of the goodies you enjoy at the Fellowship Coffee are from this book.  Please help us out and purchase one, two or three at the Welcome Center of Church office.
AARP’S DRIVER SAFETY COURSE, “Smart Driver,” is a 6-hour defensive driver refresher class, offered for drivers of any age.  It emphasizes driving strategies to keep us safely behind the wheel as we age.  Course fee is $15 or AARP members; $20 for non-members.  A driver of any age is welcome to attend.  Insurance companies usually extend a 10% discount on auto insurance premiums for a 3-year period after completing this class.  The next class will be Saturday, September 12th, 9:00 am-3:00 pm.
Call Instructor Roberta Sarchet, 770-893-1814 to reserve your spot.  It will be held at JUMC, room 106.
SERVICE AND MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES
Greeters at Welcome Center, Oversee Fellowship Coffee, Clean up ushers table before/after a service, Pray for the Pastor and services Sunday mornings in prayer room, Answer church office phone on weekday mornings, Visitation of shut-ins/nursing homes, Calling on new visitors and taking a pie/jelly, etc., Sound Ministry, Sunday morning bus ministry, CDL holders to drive for bus trips, Rental owners willing to talk with Action Ministries about linking up with them, Email blast ministry-letting congregation know of pertinent news or needs
See a need?  Have a need?  Let the office know.  We care!
LADIES BIBLE STUDY-Sacred Secrets by Beth Moore beginning Sunday, Sept. 13th, 5:00-7:00 pm, Room 106.  Book Cost:  $12.00.  Contact Kathy Huntington to sign up, 770-893-8269, kshuntington@etcmail.com

Weekly calendar and events for August 16th-22nd

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Aug. 16
8:30 am-Worship Service
9:45 am-Sunday School
9:45 am-Contemporary Service
11:00 am-Worship Service
6:00 pm-MYF & Snack Supper
Aug. 17
10:00am-Quilt Group
4:00 pm-Stephen Ministry
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 18
10:00 am-Staff Meeting
6:00 pm-Boy Scouts
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 19
6:00 pm-Worship Committee
Aug. 20
6:00 pm-Girl Scouts
6:30 pm-Praise Band
Aug. 21
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 22
10:00 am-Stop Hunger Now
LIFE LINE SCREENING. . .JUMC is pleased to offer a preventive health event.  Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will host their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings on 9/25/15.  Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to:  blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis.  Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount).  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.
In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/community-partners.
GOOD SAMARITAN’S 13TH ANNUAL FLEA MARKET. . .Friday, September 18th, 8:30-4:00 and Saturday, September 19th, 8:30-1:00.  This major fund-raising event has become so large it is held at The Lion’s Club, 1729 S. Main St., Ellijay, GA.  Visitors come from all over Georgia and surrounding states.  You will find that our prices are "OUT OF THIS WORLD!!”.
MISSION OUTREACH
Our Kenyan connection, Thomas Agutu will be in the U.S. Sept. 10-Oct. 7.  For time with him at Sunday School, Small Group, Bible Study, or a meal in your home, contact Dex-hummerlover60@hotmail.com.
Sept. 13, 19-20-Silent Auction to benefit 2016 Kenya team.  Bring auction donations to the church office for tax receipt.
Sept. 19-TASTE OF JUMC-Calling all cooks!  Fix a dish, serve it up and take the raves!  11:00-2:00.  Fun, food, fellowship!  Event cost $10 at the door.
YOUTH MINISTRIES. . .SUNDAY NIGHT ACTIVITIES, August 23rd, 30th, 6:00-7:30 pm.  A snack supper is included.  We ask the students to bring $3 for the meal.  Meet in the sanctuary.  Pickup is in the parking lot at the back of the church or in the sanctuary.
MUSIC/WORSHIP MINISTRIES
Anyone interested in ringing in the Youth Bells or Chancel Bells, please see Roxanne.
All rehearsals begin after Labor Day.
TRUSTEES. . .The trustees are seeking someone with do-it-yourself skills to repair the vertical window blinds in the church classrooms.  If you are interested, please contact Steve Lawrence, 770-335-0180 or Leslie Coleman, 706-253-2100.

Weekly calendar of events for August 9th-14th

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Aug. 9
8:30 am-Worship Service
9:45 am-Sunday School
9:45 am-Contemporary Service
11:00 am-Worship Service
12:00 noon-Acolyte Training
Aug. 10
10:00am-Quilt Group
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 11
10:00 am-Staff Meeting
6:00 pm-Boy Scouts
8:00 pm-N.A.
Aug. 13
5:00 pm-Seekers Circle
6:00 pm-Girl Scouts
6:30 pm-Praise Band
6:45 pm-Dorcas Circle
7:00 pm-United Methodist Men
Aug. 14
8:00 am-Day Trippin’
8:00 pm-N.A.
THANK YOU for your overwhelming support of the Stop Hunger Now campaign.  Last Sunday we raised $1,441.07 and with our matching pledge we are well over our goal of $2,900.  That gives us a good start on the Spring 2015 event.  Don’t forget to put the date-August 22nd-on your calendar and come out and help us pack meals to feed those who are hungry throughout the world.
MISSION OUTREACH
Aug. 22-Stop Hunger Now, 9:00 am unload truck, 10:00 am start packing meals.  EVERYONE welcome.
Our Kenyan connection, Thomas Agutu will be in the U.S. Sept. 10-Oct. 7.  For time with him at Sunday School, Small Group, Bible Study, or a meal in your home, contact Dex-hummerlover60@hotmail.com.
Sept. 13, 19-20-Silent Auction to benefit 2016 Kenya team.  Bring auction donations to the church office for tax receipt.
Sept. 19-TASTE OF JUMC-Calling all cooks!  Fix a dish, serve it up and take the raves!  11:00-2:00.  Fun, food, fellowship!  Event cost $10 at the door.
YOUTH MINISTRIES. . .SUNDAY NIGHT ACTIVITIES, August 16th, 23rd, 30th, 6:00-7:30 pm.  A snack supper is included.  We ask the students to bring $3 for the meal.  Meet in the sanctuary.  Pickup is in the parking lot at the back of the church or in the sanctuary.
MUSIC/WORSHIP MINISTRIES
PLEASE REMEMBER TO WEAR YOUR NAME TAGS.  If you have joined the church within the last 6 months, you can find your new name tag on the ushers table in the back of the sanctuary.  New ones can be ordered from the church office.
Anyone interested in ringing in the Youth Bells or Chancel Bells, please see Roxanne.
All rehearsals begin after Labor Day.
TRUSTEES. . .The trustees are seeking someone with do-it-yourself skills to repair the vertical window blinds in the church classrooms.  If you are interested, please contact Steve Lawrence, 770-335-0180 or Leslie Coleman, 706-253-2100.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for 2nd Annual Wild Game Dinner on August 27th, 6:00 pm-Assistance is needed for food set up, serving lines and cleanup once attendees have been fed.  Sign up sheets are available in the church narthex and in the church office.