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Week of April 20, 2015

April 20
8:00 am-Preschool
10:00 am-Quilt Group
4:00 pm-Stephen Ministry
8:00 pm-N.A.
April 21
8:00 am-Preschool
10:00 am-Staff Meeting
1:00 pm-Adult Bible Study
8:00 pm-N.A.
April 22
8:00 am-Preschool
4:00 pm-Kids of the Kingdom
5:15 pm-Chancel Bells
6:50 pm-Chancel Choir
April 23
830 am-Day Trip
6:30 pm-Praise Band
7:00 pm-Financial Peace
April 24
5:00 pm-Serendipity Class Game Night
8:00 pm-N.A.
April 25
8:00 am-Youth Marketplace
10:00 am-Chancel Bells
WIN-WIN PROJECT. . . Please help support our Youth Choir as they prepare for their Summer Music Tour 2015 by participating in our WIN-WIN PROJECT-please see Roxanne for names/numbers of members who are willing and able to help around your home.
YOUTH MARKETPLACE. . .Saturday, April 25th, 8:00 am-12:00 noon in upper parking lot.  Come support our JUMC Youth Choir.  Proceeds will go towards the 2015 Summer Music Tour.  Donations can be dropped off in Roxanne’s office.
MISSION OUTREACH. . .April 26th-Support the Summer Mission Trip to Mobile, AL.   Chili/baked potato lunch on Sunday, April 26th.  Get your take outs following the Contemporary Service or come and stay for lunch after the 11:00 service.  EVERYONE IS INVITED!  Donations only.
July 12-18-Mission Trip to Mobile, AL. Project to be announced. Hey Seniors!  The Stephen Ledford Memorial Scholarship applications are available for pickup at the church office.  You’ve got 7 weeks to get your info in.  The deadline is May 8th.  Senior Recognition Sunday is Sunday, May 17th.
FIFTH ANNUAL CARES PASTOR’S POT RUNNETH OVER, Saturday, May 2nd at JUMC. It is here! Our church, along with over a dozen other area churches, will showcase their pastor’s favorite dish in a “cooking challenge” on Saturday, May 2nd from 11:30- 1:30 at JUMC.  Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at our church.  Plan to come on Saturday, May 2nd so that you can eat, listen to music, enjoy our community and vote some more.  The more often you put $1.00 in the “vote jar” the better the chance that our church will win the Cooking Challenge winner this year.  And, most importantly, the more money we will raise for CARES!
HELP BRONWYN RUMERY ATTEND THE ACB CONVENTION FOR THE BLIND. . .Bronwyn Rumery is in need of some financial assistance from her beloved church family so that she can attend a very special event this summer.  Bronwyn has been invited to attend this year’s American Council of the Blind (ACB) convention in Dallas, Texas this summer and needs to raise $700 for food and hotel expenses and she knows that with the help from her church family, she will be able to meet this goal.  Please designate any donations to the ‘BLINDNESS CONVENTION” and know that Bronwyn appreciates all the help and support that she is receiving from everyone at JUMC.

CHURCH WIDE WORKDAY Saturday, April 18th

CHURCH WIDE WORKDAY. . .Saturday, April 18th right after lunch at 12:00.  

Hope to see everyone there.  


-Rags for cleaning

-Wheel barrows-if you have one that you could loan us for the day, please bring that morning with your name on it so we can return it to the proper owner.



-If you are willing to work outside, don't forget your gloves.

There will be a laundry basket near the bathrooms downstairs for the rags, gloves, anything that we can use to clean with.  It will be labeled for the workday.  

Monday, March 30, 2015

Holy Week Services – Service at 12:05 and Lunch at 12:30 this week.

Monday, March 30, 2015

10:00 am – Quilt Group

12:05 pm – Holy Week Service

4:00 pm – Stephen Ministry


Tuesday, March 31, 2015

12:05 pm – Holy Week Service

1:00 pm – Adult Bible Study


Wednesday, April 1, 2015

12:05 pm – Holy Week Service

4:00 pm – KOK - Kids of the Kingdom – 3yr old – 5th graders

5:15 pm – Chancel Bells

5:30 pm – Puppets

6:50 pm – Chancel Choir Practice


Thursday, April 2, 2015

12:05 pm – Holy Week Service

7:00 pm – Maundy Thursday Service


Friday, April 3, 2015

12:05 pm – Holy Week Service


Sunday, April 4, 2015

7:00 am – Community Sunrise Service at Pickens High School Stadium – Special music by the Youth Choir

Pancake Breakfast immediately following Sunrise Service at Pickens High School

9:00 am – Worship Service with Praise Band and Youth Choir

9:45 am – Sunday School

11:00 am – Worship Service with Chancel Choir and Youth Choir    


MAUNDY THURSDAY DRAMA AND COMMUNION SERVICE – Thursday, April 2nd at 7:00pm. This year’s Maundy Thursday Worship Service promises to be a powerful service of drama, music and Communion. The Chancel Choir, Josh Golden, Susannah Melton and members of our Youth Choir have special music prepared to usher us into the final hours of our Lenten season. Nursery will be provided.


Help needed  - Draping the cross in front of the church. Colors change from purple to black on Good Friday morning and then to white on Easter Sunday morning. No ladder needed for tall person. This is a blessing to our congregation and a witness to the community. If you feel called to this ministry, contact Dex @ 770-894-7825 or hummerlover60@hotmail.

Nursery Help Needed – Sunday, April 4 at the 9:00am Service and the 11:00 Service. Help needed in the nursery. Must be 16 yrs or older (unless your parent is also helping). Contact

Lara Crowe, Judy Francis or Juanita Tatum at 706- 253-2100.


The Living Cross – Please bring fresh flowers with you on Easter Sunday and place them on the cross. If your yard is bursting forth with azaleas, daffodils, dogwood blooms, wildflowers and greenery, bring a “bunch” with you and place them on the Easter cross.

Volunteers Needed – 2 more volunteers are needed to help assist in cooking breakfast for the Easter Sunrise Service. If interested, please call Roxanne at 706-253-2100, ext 25.

Win-Win Project – Please help support our Youth Choir as they get ready for their Summer Music and Missions Tour. Contact Roxanne for the names of Youth Choir members who can help you around your house, your yard, and wash your car! All checks can be written to the church and will be put into the youth’s account for the Music Tour. The tour costs $350 and the youth try to raise most of the money themselves. Contact Roxanne at 706-253-2100.

Senior Enrichment Fund: - The Seniors of our church play a vital role and they enjoy monthly outings throughout Georgia. These outings are a way for them to connect in a special way. Some seniors are not able to go due to financial constraints. If you would like to donate to this worthy cause, please write “Senior Enrichment Fund” on your check.

Pastor’s Pot Challenge: Pastor Chip needs your help with this event! Sat. May 2 at 11:30. Location: Our church. Fundraiser for CARES. Contact Pastor Chip at if you can help on our church’s team.

Due to our increased attendance, we will now have a shuttle from Eagle Park to the church for the 9:45 am and 11:00 am services. If you are interested in helping on a rotation driving the bus once a month, contact Jack Knight at 770-735-2364. If you are able to park in the lower parking lot by the basketball goal, please do to allow room for our visitors.

Electronic Deposits: Thank you for your faithful giving! If you would like to set up direct deposits for JUMC, please contact our church office.

 Mark your calendar:

March 30 – April 3 – 12:05 pm Holy Week Service/12:30 pm Holy Week Luncheons

April 2 – 7:00 pm – Maundy Thursday Drama and Communion

April 5 – 7:00 am – Community Sunrise Service – Special Music by JUMC Youth Choir

April 5 – 9:00 am – Easter Service with Praise band and Youth choir

April 5 – 9:45 am – Sunday School

April 5 – 11:00 am – Easter Services with Chancel Choir and Youth Choir

April 18 – 10:00 am – Stop Hunger Now

April 18 – 12:00 noon – Stay for lunch for soup and sandwiches provided by the UMW

April 18 – After lunch – Churchwide work day

April 25 – Youth Marketplace 8:00am

April 26 – Mission Lunch fundraiser

May 2 – Pastor’s Pot fundraiser for CARES

July 12-18 – Mission Trip to Mobile, AL